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Curling Up with the Digital Edition

- Sometimes, with inclement weather, it’s not safe to go outside. If that happens as the calendar turns to November, you might just want to curl up with a good computer and the November digital edition of Security Management.

Moritz Receives Walker Award

- For his unwavering commitment to ASIS education at all levels, Milton Moritz, CPP, has been named the first recipient of the Don Walker Award for Enterprise Security Executive Leadership, the newest of the prestigious ASIS awards to worthy members. ASIS President Eduard J. Emde, CPP, presented the award to the surprised Moritz at Monday’s Networking Luncheon.

Volunteer Leadership Lauded

- At Tuesday’s luncheon, ASIS International’s new Board Management Committee for 2013 was announced by ASIS President Eduard J. Emde, CPP. The 2013 president will be Geoffrey T. Craighead, CPP, of Universal Protection Services of Santa Ana, California. The president-elect will be Richard E. Widup, Jr., CPP, of Purdue Pharma LP, Stamford, Connecticut. The treasurer will be Dave N. Tyson, CPP, Tyson Security Risk Advisory, San Jose, California. The secretary will be David C. Davis, CPP, of Northrop Grumman, San Bernardino, California. Emde will become chairman of the Board of Directors.

Press Conferences Highlight High Tech

- The press room at the Pennsylvania Convention Center played host to the latest technology announcements from exhibitors. Company representatives took time out from the exhibit hall to talk to members of the media during press conferences held throughout the week. Here are a few highlights from press conferences held on Monday and Tuesday.

ElBaradei Calls for Global Dialogue

- One of the most important elements of maintaining any close relationship is healthy, open communication. The same lessons should be applied on an international level as a progressive approach to security, said Mohamed ElBaradei, former Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency.

Career Pavilion Offers Resources

- Until 3:00 p.m. today, both job seekers and employers can visit the Career Pavilion in the Grand Hall on the way into Exhibit Hall A. Tables are set up there for companies to post and share career opportunities within their organizations.

Napolitano Highlights Cyber Threat

- U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, Janet Napolitano, addressed the Society at the networking luncheon on Monday. On the eve of the 11th anniversary of the 9-11 terror attacks, Napol­itano recounted some of the security pro­gress made since those attacks, including advances in public-private cooperation, increased information sharing, and increases in the details of the information that is provided to law enforcement from the private sector.

Ridge Addresses CSOs

- Former Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge spoke exclusively to the CSO Roundtable on Monday morning about the importance of driving resiliency and business continuity down throughout an organization in an uncertain world where threats abound.

Society Mourns Walsh

- One of ASIS International’s founding members, and a leading voice in the security industry for five decades, has died. Timothy J. Walsh, CPP, was an early pioneer of ASIS International who served at the committee, chapter, and national level.

Preseminar Sessions Draw Crowds

- Many security professionals started learning early as they flocked to the numerous preseminar sessions held on Saturday and Sunday, before the official launch of the ASIS International 58th Annual Seminar and Exhibits.

Editor's Note: The Thorny Challenge of Finding Inspiration

- Where to look for inspiration.

Members Elect Peers

- Three long-time members of ASIS International have been elected by their peers to serve on the ASIS Board of Directors through 2015.

Emde Announces Awards

- Long-time ASIS members, Arthur Kingsbury, CPP, and Michael Knoke, CPP, have been tapped by ASIS President Eduard Emde, CPP, to receive the prestigious President’s Award of Merit. The two men will be honored at Monday’s Luncheon.

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