Share ASIS International / News / Press Room / Press Releases / 2013 2013 Page Content 18 December 2013ASIS 2014 and (ISC)² Security Congress 2014 to Colocate in AtlantaAlexandria, Va.The common goal of the ASIS Seminar and Exhibits and (ISC)² Security Congress is to offer invaluable education, networking, and career advancement opportunities. The Call for Presentations for both conference events is now open through February 10, 2014. 5 December 2013ASIS 24th New York City Security Conference and Expo Set for March 13-14Alexandria, Va.The largest regional conference for security and law enforcement professionals, the two-day event, hosted by the ASIS NYC Chapter, delivers a full program of education and exhibits. 15 October 2013ASIS 2013 attendance rises 5.5 percent—Drawing 20,600 security professionalsAlexandria, Va.More than 20,000 security professionals from 76 countries, including the United States, attended the ASIS International 59th Annual Seminar and Exhibits (ASIS 2013), held in Chicago, Ill., Sept. 24-27. 24 September 2013ASIS International Announces 2014 Board of DirectorsAlexandria, Va.Richard E. Widup, CPP, will serve as President in 2014 of ASIS. Widup will be the 59th President of ASIS, succeeding Geoffrey T. Craighead, CPP, who will become ASIS Chairman of the Board in 2014. 17 September 2013ASIS International Publishes New Edition of Career Opportunities in Security Alexandria, Va.This new booklet provides information of interest to anyone seeking to learn more about security, and serves as a valuable resource to those considering a career in security management, or wanting to further their existing careers in the industry. 16 September 2013ASIS Foundation to Present $42,450 to Chicago Public School for Security Enhancements, Sept. 20Alexandria, VaOn Friday, Sept. 20, the ASIS Foundation will present Spencer Technology Academy, in the Chicago Public Schools (CPS), a donation of $42,450 for security improvements.12 September 2013ASIS International Selects 2013 Accolades WinnersAlexandria, Va.ASIS has selected its 2013 ASIS Accolades Award winners. ASIS Accolades is an awards competition that recognizes the security industry’s most innovative new products, services, and/or solutions. 12 August 2013Groundbreaking Study Finds U.S. Security Industry to be $350 Billion MarketAlexandria, VAASIS and IOFM release an extensive benchmark study of the private security industry’s expansion over the past decade and projected future growth.6 August 2013ISO to Develop New Global Private Security Quality Management StandardAlexandria, Va.The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) will begin work on an ISO International Standard based on the ANSI/ASIS.PSC.1: 2012 - Management System for Quality of Private Security Company Operations—Requirements with Guidance. 22 July 2013ASIS International Receives Award for Marketing ExcellenceAlexandria, Va.ASIS recently accepted a Hermes Gold Award from the Association of Marketing and Communications Professionals (AMCP) in recognition of its marketing campaign for ASIS 2013.18 July 2013ASIS International to Honor Military, Law Enforcement, and EMTs at ASIS 2013Alexandria, Va.All active duty law enforcement, military personnel, and EMTs may register for a complimentary one-day admission on Thursday, September 26, which is designated Law Enforcement/Military Appreciation Day.10 July 2013ASIS 2013 to Draw 20,000+ Security Professionals to Chicago’s McCormick PlaceAlexandria, Va.ASIS 2013 will bring more than 20,000 security professionals to Chicago, IL, Sept. 24–27. July 20 is the early-bird registration deadline, with a savings for most registrants of $100. 8 July 2013ASIS Foundation Awards $40,000 to Chicago SchoolAlexandria, VASpencer Technology Academy, in the Chicago Public Schools (CPS), has been selected as the winner of ASIS Foundation’s School Security Funding Competition.7 June 2013ASIS International Publishes New BookAlexandria, Va.ASIS releases new book written as a guide for security professionals for the implementation of physical protection systems (PPSs). 3 June 2013ASIS and (ISC)²® to Co-host 2nd Annual Career Pavilion at ASIS 2013Alexandria, VaAttendees of ASIS 2013 and the third annual (ISC)² Security Congress will get answers to their career-related questions and challenges and learn how best to position themselves on the job and in leadership roles at the 2nd Annual Career Pavilion.22 May 2013Call For Entries – 2013 ASIS AccoladesAlexandria, Va.The 2013 ASIS Accolades – Security’s Best, an awards competition, will recognize the security industry’s most innovative new products, services and solutions at the ASIS International 59th Annual Seminar and Exhibits 21 May 2013ASIS and BICSI Sign MOUAlexandria, Va.ASIS and BICSI have signed a MOU aimed at fostering the growth of the security and information technology systems industries, promoting public safety and protecting critical infrastructure globally.6 May 2013IAHSS, ASIS Partner To Bring Healthcare Security Awareness To Global SeminarGlendale Heights Ill.ASIS and IAHSS join together to enhance the knowledge and skills of Seminar participants and to support the work and reach of each other’s organization. 11 April 2013ASIS Completes Work on PSC Series of ANSI StandardsAlexandria, Va.New PSC series standards aimed at helping private security service providers ensure quality of service, manage risks, and protect human rights in areas of the world where rule of law has been undermined.5 April 2013ASIS International and the Security Industry Association to Announce MOUAlexandria, Va.ASIS International (ASIS) and the Security Industry Association (SIA) have signed a MOU - the goal of which is to promote collaboration and information sharing between the two leading security industry associations. 28 March 2013Australian Prime Minister to Keynote ASIS 2013Alexandria, Va.Get a view of the world from "Down Under" from Australia's second longest serving prime minister and gain insight into key characteristics people need to achieve their personal and professional goals from a sports legend. 12 March 2013Former NYPD Deputy Commissioner Named Person of the Year Alexandria, Va.The ASIS NYC Chapter has selected Patrick Timlin, CEO of MSA Security, as the 2013 Person of the Year. Timlin will be honored at a luncheon on Thursday, May 9, during the 23rd NYC Security Conference & Expo.22 February 2013ARGO Author to Keynote ASIS International CSO Roundtable 6th Annual Spring ConferenceAlexandria, Va.Retired CIA officer and acclaimed author Tony Mendez will deliver the keynote address for the CSO Roundtable 6th Annual Spring Conference, Problem Solved, Lessons Learned, Monday, March 4th, at the University Club in Chicago, Ill.20 February 2013ASIS 2013 Set for Chicago – Registration Now OpenAlexandria, Va.The ASIS International 59th Annual Seminar and Exhibits (ASIS 2013) will take place Sept. 24-27, 2013 at McCormick Place in Chicago, Ill., USA.19 February 2013Tidiks Appointed President of the ASIS International CSO RoundtableAlexandria, Va.Thomas Tidiks, CPP, Group Chief Security Officer at Zurich Insurance in Switzerland, has ascended to the presidency of the CSO Roundtable Advisory Board for 2013.28 January 2013Registration opens for the ASIS 23rd New York City Security Conference and Expo Alexandria, Va.Registration for the ASIS New York City Security Conference and Expo (ASIS NYC) is now open. This year welcomes the colocation of two IT-centric conferences and exhibitions— the Computer Forensic Show and CyBit.25 January 2013ASIS International Welcomes Michael Bouchard, CPP, to the Commission on Standards and GuidelinesAlexandria, Va.ASIS International is pleased to announce that Michael Bouchard, CPP, President of Security Dynamics Group LLC has been named to the 2013 ASIS Commission on Standards and Guidelines.16 January 2013Professor of Security and Risk to Keynote at ASIS Middle East 2013Brussels, BelgiumASIS International has announced that Prof. Narayanan Srinivasan, Professor of Security and Risk at Edith Cowan University (Australia) and Director of Emirates- ECU Centre (Dubai) will be a keynote speaker at ASIS Middle East 2013.14 January 2013HH Sheikh Maktoum to Patron ASIS Middle East 2013Brussels, BelgiumASIS International has announced that the ASIS 4th Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition will take place under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Maktoumbin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai.7 January 2013ASIS International Invites Abstracts for ASIS Asia-Pacific 2013Brussels, BelgiumASIS International (ASIS), the leader in security education, has announced the opening of the call for presentations for ASIS Asia-Pacific 2013.