Editor's Note: ASIS Education
12/20/2011 - There’s a magical quality to the start of a new year. Anything is possible. To each of us, it offers the opportunity to grab the wheel, and it whispers: where shall we go? What worlds shall we explore in the next 12 months?
Daily Headline : ASIS Education
11/30/2011 - Now you can follow updates from Security Management in real time.
Daily Headline : Cybercrime
11/30/2011 - FBI shuts down 150 Web sites on Cyber Monday. The Women’s Security Council is looking for Women of the Year. U.S. anti-terrorism training under review. And more.
Industry News: ASIS Education
11/28/2011 - Three new members are elected to the ASIS Board of Directors, and Monica N. Mellas, CPP, is profiled.
11/28/2011 - Attendees at the ASIS International 57th Annual Seminar and Exhibits had ample opportunity to learn from peers and experts. Read some of the highlights from keynote speakers and educational sessions.
Industry News: ASIS Education
10/28/2011 - ASIS announces an alliance with Henley-Putnam University, a new resilience standard provides guidance, and Ander Noyes, CPP, is profiled.
Daily Headline : Contingency Planning \ Disaster Management
09/21/2011 - Bush, who was Florida’s governor from 1999 until 2007, recounted his time as governor in 2004 and 2005, when the state faced eight hurricanes and four tropical storms in a span of 16 months.
09/20/2011 - Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush presented some of his personal lessons-learned in crisis management and disaster preparedness as advice to attendees at Wednesday’s General Session. The lessons “can be applied to any setting, whether you’re the governor, or a CSO, or the fire warden on your office floor,” Bush said.
09/20/2011 - On Monday night, throngs of attendees were unleashed on Universal’s Islands of Adventure in Orlando, Florida, at the ASIS President’s Reception, sponsored by AlliedBarton Security Services (Booth #2601). Upon entering the park, attendees could hear the violent mechanical roar of The Incredible Hulk Coaster as it rushed by with its screaming cargo.
09/20/2011 - At Tuesday’s luncheon, the new Board Management Committee of the ASIS Board of Directors for 2012 was announced by ASIS Chairman of the Board of Directors Joseph Granger, CPP. “The Board met yesterday…and elected to the office of secretary Dave N. Tyson, CPP, of Apollo Information Systems,” Granger told the audience.
09/20/2011 - The press room at the Orange County Convention Center was buzzing with the latest announcements from top security companies. Executives took time out from the Exhibit Hall floor to talk to members of the media during press conferences held throughout this week. Here are a few of the highlights from press conferences held on Monday and Tuesday.
09/20/2011 - We’ve all heard the injunction to “commit random acts of kindness.” In a Tuesday morning breakfast address to the ASIS International Women in Security (WIS) group, Susan Mazza urged attendees to commit “random acts of leadership.” Her point was that leadership need not be demonstrated by reaching for lofty goals, but that it can be exhibited by simple acts that are easily accomplished.
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09/20/2011 - In an appropriate break with the tradition of boisterous and high energy opening ceremonies, the ASIS International 57th Annual Seminar and Exhibits kicked off with a reflective and somber review of the events of 9-11, including tributes to the ASIS members who died in the collapse of the Twin Towers.