Share ASIS International / News / Press Room / Press Releases / 2014 2014 Page Content 4 December 2014ASIS International Presents Inaugural Security Book of the Year AwardAlexandria, Va.ASIS International (ASIS) honored author Michael Jay Fagel, PhD, CEM, CH S-IV, with its inaugural Security Book of the Year Award.6 November 2014ASIS International and The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children Pilot New ProgramAlexandria, Va.ASIS and NCMEC are collaborating on the development of an online training module focusing on what private security professionals need to know about child victimization. 22 October 2014ASIS International Presents People’s Choice Award to Krateus from TydenBrooks™, powered by LoJack SCI Alexandria, Va.A reusable, rechargeable security device, Krateus tracks and monitors an entire shipment, down to the individual package.21 October 2014ASIS 2014 Draws Thousands of Security Decision Makers to AtlantaAlexandria, Va.More than 19,000 security professionals from 97 countries, including the United States, attended the ASIS International Annual Seminar and Exhibits (ASIS 2014), held in Atlanta, GA, Sept. 29–Oct. 2, 2014. 14 October 2014ASIS International Announces 2015 Board of DirectorsAlexandria, Va.ASIS is pleased to announce Dave N. Tyson, CPP, will serve as its 2015 president. Tyson will be the 60th president of ASIS, succeeding Richard E. Widup, Jr., CPP, who will become ASIS chairman of the board in 2015. 25 September 2014ASIS International, Security Industry Association Launch Joint Learning Management System for Security ProfessionalsAlexandria, Va.ASIS International (ASIS) and the Security Industry Association (SIA) have launched my Global Portal for Security (myGPS), a world-class learning platform for security professionals. 24 September 2014ASIS 2014 to Draw 20,000+ Security Professionals to Atlanta's Georgia World Congress Center Alexandria, Va.The world’s largest educational and networking event—ASIS 2014 (www.securityexpo.org) will bring more than 20,000 security professionals from the public and private sectors to Atlanta, GA, Sept. 29-Oct. 2.17 September 2014ASIS 2014, More than 80 Official Industry Supporters, Organization Partners and Media Partners AnnouncedAlexandria, Va.The supporters of ASIS 2014 include more than 60 security-related organizations that will contribute to the overall experience and value of the more than 20,000+ attendees from 80+ countries.16 September 2014ASIS International Selects 2014 Accolades WinnersAlexandria, VAASIS International has selected its 2014 ASIS Accolades Award winners. ASIS Accolades is an awards competition that recognizes the security industry’s most innovative new products, services, and/or solutions. 10 September 2014ASIS International and Securitas Security Services USA, Inc. Make Way for Three Young Security Industry Professionals to Attend ASIS 2014Alexandria, Va.Winners were selected from among nearly 50 entries to receive an all-inclusive registration and travel package to attend ASIS 2014. 2 September 2014ASIS and (ISC)²® to co-host Career Pavilion at ASIS 2014 and (ISC)² Security CongressAlexandria, Va.Security practitioners and job seekers will get answers to their career-related questions and challenges at the 3rd annual Career Pavilion, taking place at ASIS 2014 and the (ISC)² Security Congress.21 August 2014ASIS International to Honor Military, Law Enforcement, and EMTs at ASIS 2014Alexandria, Va.All active duty personnel are eligible to register for the complimentary one-day admission on Wednesday, October 1, which is designated Law Enforcement/Military Appreciation Day.14 July 2014ASIS Releases New Supply Chain Risk Management Standard Alexandria, Va.Developed by a global, cross-disciplinary technical team and in partnership with the Supply Chain Security Council, the Supply Chain Risk Management: A Compilation of Best Practices Standard (SCRM) will serve as a practitioner’s guide to SCRM.2 July 2014Top Security Concerns, Need-to-Know Industry TrendsAlexandria, Va.ASIS 2014 sessions reflect a wide range of topics from the most urgent issues on everyone’s minds and in the headlines these days—such as mass shooting incidents, cyber fraud, aviation security, and workplace violence.1 July 2014Security Metrics Research Report Just ReleasedAlexandria, Va.“Persuading Senior Management with Effective, Evaluated Security Metrics” is the culmination of a multi-year research project funded by the ASIS Foundation following work done by the ASIS Defense and Intelligence Council.4 June 2014ASIS Releases Auditing Management Systems: Risk, Resilience, Security, and Continuity—Guidance for Application American National StandardAlexandria, Va.ASIS International has released a new standard that provides guidance for establishing and managing an audit program.28 May 2014Three General Sessions, Luncheon Speaker Announced for ASIS 2014Alexandria, Va.ASIS International (ASIS) announced the speakers and topics for the three general sessions and the closing luncheon of the 60th Annual Seminar and Exhibits (ASIS 2014).27 May 2014ASIS International Receives Award for Marketing ExcellenceAlexandria, Va.ASIS accepted a Hermes Platinum Award from AMCP for its integrated marketing campaign for its annual event—the 60th Annual Seminar and Exhibits (ASIS 2014).2 May 2014Call for Entries – ASIS 2014 Accolades Competition for ExhibitorsAlexandria, Va.2014 exhibitors are invited to enter new products and services into the 2014 Accolades - Security's Best - competition beginning May 5.24 April 2014ASIS International Announces Partnership with AENORAlexandria, Va.ASIS and AENOR, the Spanish Association for Standardisation and Certification, have reached an agreement under which four of the ASIS ANSI standards will be translated into Spanish. 23 April 2014ASIS International Annual Seminar and Exhibits Ranked 94th in Trade Show News Network’s 2013 Top 250 Trade Shows Alexandria, Va.ASIS 2013 has placed 94th on the 2013 Trade Show News Network’s Top 250 U.S. Trade Shows list. 31 March 2014Jon Huntsman, Jr., to Keynote ASIS 2014 in AtlantaAlexandria, va.Jon Huntsman, Jr., governor of Utah (2005-2009) and a candidate for the 2012 Republican Presidential nomination, will be a keynote speaker at the ASIS International 60th Annual Seminar and Exhibits (ASIS 2014).26 March 2014Department of Homeland Security and ASIS International Sign MOUAlexandria. Va.DHS will work in partnership with ASIS to communicate the agency’s capability gaps, technology requirements, and outreach opportunities to its vendor and member communities.25 March 2014More than 2,400 Attend ASIS 24th New York City Security Conference and ExpoAlexandria, Va.More than 700 people paid tribute to Superintendent D’Amico, marking a record attendance for this annual event, which is a highlight of the conference.7 March 2014ASIS Hosts Transitioning from Public Sector to Security Profession in New York City March 13Alexandria, Va.ASIS NYC Chapter and the ASIS Law Enforcement Liaison Council will host a special networking event designed to help individuals navigate the process of transitioning from public sector positions into the security profession.5 March 2014NYPD Assistant Chief Named President of ASIS Certification BoardAlexandria, Va.Owen J. Monaghan, CPP, was appointed president of the ASIS International Professional Certification Board (PCB) for 2014. The first active-duty law officer to hold this position, Monaghan is Assistant Chief, New York City Police Department (NYPD).5 March 2014Security Management to Unveil New Design, App, Digital Issues for iPad in MarchAlexandria, Va.The flagship monthly publication of ASIS International, Security Management, will roll out a series of transformative changes starting in March—all designed to maximize the reader’s experience and preferences. 27 February 2014Singapore Set to Host ASIS Asia-Pacific 2014BrusselsASIS International, the world’s leading association for security professionals, has announced that the ASIS 8th Asia-Pacific Security Forum & Exhibition will take place in Singapore on 7-9 December 2014 at the spectacular Marina Bay Sands. 20 February 2014Colin L. Powell to Keynote ASIS 2014 in AtlantaAlexandria, Va.General Colin L. Powell, USA (Ret.) will share leadership insights gained over the course of 50 years in public service, when he delivers the keynote address at ASIS 2014, Tuesday, Sept. 30.19 February 2014ASIS Middle East 2014 Draws Record AttendanceDubai, UAEASIS International held its 5th Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition on 16-18 February 2014 at the InterContinental Dubai Festival City. The event gathered a record attendance of 566 senior security professionals from 32 countries. 10 February 2014Influential Criminologist to Keynote at ASIS Middle East 2014BrusselsProfessor Martin Gill, Criminologist and Managing Director of Perpetuity Research & Consultancy International (UK) will be a keynote speaker at the ASIS 5th Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition.30 January 2014ASIS International Opens Registration and Housing for its 60th Annual Seminar and Exhibits (ASIS 2014)Alexandria, Va.Registration and housing are now open for the ASIS International (ASIS) 60th Annual Seminar and Exhibits (ASIS 2014). 29 January 2014ASIS Names New York State Police Superintendent 2014 Person of the YearAlexandria, Va.ASIS International (ASIS) will honor New York State Police Superintendent Joseph A. D’Amico with its 2014 Person of the Year Award at a special luncheon at noon on Friday, March 14 in New York City. 28 January 2014Richard E. Widup, Jr., CPP, Assumes Presidency of ASIS InternationalAlexandria, Va.Richard “Rich” E. Widup, Jr., CPP, has advanced to the presidency of ASIS International (ASIS). Mr. Widup, who currently serves as senior director, corporate security for Purdue Pharma, LP., is the 59th president of ASIS.22 January 2014ASIS Releases Chief Security Officer—An Organizational ModelAlexandria, Va.ASIS International has released a revised standard that provides a model for organizations to use when developing a senior leadership function responsible for providing risk strategies to protect an organization from security threats.