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ASIS Young Professionals Activities at ASIS 2013

ASIS 2013 is a GLOBAL SECURITY HAPPENING, an unparalleled mix of forward-thinking education, inspiring keynotes, after-hours networking, an exhibit hall full of solutions, and much, much more.

Below is a list of career-building activities, networking events and a link to recommended education that those new to the profession may gain new knowledge and perspectives, as well as grow their professional network.

Career Planning

Your Path to the Top: CSOs Discuss Career Paths
Tuesday, September 24
Career Pavilion, Exhibit Floor, McCormick Place

9:30-10:00 a.m. – Coffee, Open Networking
10:00-11:00 a.m. – Session

There is no short, easy answer to the question, “How do you become a CSO?” There are many roads to the top, and in this session for Young Professionals (and anyone with an interest in moving up in the world of security), three senior security executives will describe how they reached the top, and provide advice to attendees on how they might do the same. The session is open to all attendees of the ASIS Seminar and Exhibits. Sponsored by the CSO Roundtable


  • Don Knox, CPP, Security Risk and Analysis Manager, Caterpillar
  • Mike Howard, Chief Security Officer, Microsoft
  • Tyson Johnson, CPP, Director, Global Risk Management, ATS AutomationLearn about other sessions and services that will be offered at the Career Pavilion this year.


ASIS Young Professionals Reception
Monday, September 23, 5:00-6:00pm
McCormick Place
Happy Hour
Wednesday, September 25, 5:30-7:30pm
Rockit Bar & Grill  


View a listing of ASIS 2013 education sessions that may be of interest to you. 

 ASIS Foundation Events at ASIS 2013

Have some fun, network, and support the work of the ASIS Foundation!