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Call for Presentations Now Open for ASIS 2018

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​​Peggy O'Connor
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Operational and Cybersecurity Experts Invited to Submit Education Proposals for the Security Industry’s Flagship Event, 23-27 Sept. in Las Vegas

Alexandria, VAASIS International, the world's largest association for security management professionals, has opened the call for presentations for its ​64th Annual Seminar and Exhibits (ASIS 2018)​, taking place 23-27 September 2018 in Las Vegas, NV, USA. The security industry's flagship event, ASIS 2018 is expected to attract 22,000+ registrants from more than 95 countries.​

Produced in partnership with the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) and InfraGard, ASIS 2018 will deliver the most comprehensive education program for operational and cybersecurity professionals from the public and private sector. The conference program will feature 180+ education sessions addressing the full spectrum of risk, from contemporary security threats including IoT security, crisis management and response, and AI and robotics, to day to day security challenges including guard force management, data protection, and enterprise security risk management (ESRM). 

What does the program selection committee look for?

  • Security-related content that will challenge and inspire
  • Proposals at the intermediate to advanced-levels
  • Case studies and benchmarks with actionable takeaways
  • Immersive learning formats that engage attendees
  • Proposals developed by security end-users are preferred

For more information and to view the full range of education formats and topics, visit The deadline for submissions is 9 January 2018.

​​About ASIS International Annual Seminar and Exhibits
For more than six decades, ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits has been the premier event for security management professionals worldwide, providing industry-leading education, countless business connections, and the latest security solutions. 
Attendance at the Annual Seminar directly supports scholarship programs and the development of education, certification, and standards and guidelines year-round. ASIS remains dedicated to expanding and enriching knowledge sharing, best practices, and peer-to-peer connections so security professionals across disciplines—and at all stages of their career—can get access to the information and resources they need to succeed, personally and professionally. For information about ASIS 2018, visit
About ASIS International
Founded in 1955, ASIS International is the world's largest membership organization for security professionals. With hundreds of chapters across the globe, ASIS is recognized as the premier source for learning, networking, standards, and research. Through its board certifications, award-winning Security Management magazine, and Annual Seminar and Exhibits—the most influential event in the profession—ASIS ensures its members and the security community have access to the intelligence and resources necessary to protect their people, property, and information assets.  Learn more about the work we do at