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Session Spotlights

GSX Learnings: Department of Homeland Security Discusses How to Prepare for and Combat the Growing Drone Threat

GSX Learnings: Department of Homeland Security Discusses How to Prepare for and Combat the Growing Drone Threat

By Susan Friedberg, ASIS Guest Drone Blogger Communications Manager, Dedrone susan.friedberg@dedrone.com The Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency’s (CISA) Infrastructure Security Division has established a strategic partnership approach to securing the nation’s critical infrastructure. Brian Harrell, the Assistant Director for Infrastructure Security,…

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Top 20 Sessions to Check Out at GSX

Top 20 Sessions to Check Out at GSX

The security industry is changing– and it’s changing fast. New technologies are taking over and it is imperative for security professionals to keep up. Global Security Exchange (GSX)  not only delivers a space to explore emerging, groundbreaking innovations, solutions, and products across the security industry, we…

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InfraGard National Workshops

InfraGard National Workshops

InfraGard National will be presenting workshops during the ASIS conference. Each workshop is divided into several pre-and post-conference sessions (morning and afternoon) that take place over two to three days. Signing up for these workshops will not interfere with your conference activity. Each workshop is…

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Facial Recognition: Balancing Privacy and Security

Facial Recognition: Balancing Privacy and Security

A combination of Internet of Things (IoT) technology, holistic urban development models, and more widespread and reliable connectivity have evolved the concept of smart cities from a futuristic ideal to a series of real-life initiatives that have already been adopted by municipalities across the world….

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We Hacked a Commercial Office Building. Here’s What We Learned.

We Hacked a Commercial Office Building. Here’s What We Learned.

Countless high-profile, high-stakes incidents over the past few years have made it clear: anyone can be hacked, and there is no limit to the scope or reach of cyberattacks. New reports seem to emerge every week of international retailers, government organizations, political groups, and even…

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Q&A: How Companies Are Using Drones for Security

Q&A: How Companies Are Using Drones for Security

We sat down with Jason Cansler, owner of UASidekick, LLC, which provides software for UAV pilots to maintain compliance with FAA requirements, to discuss the challenges and opportunities security organizations face when using drone technology. Q: The use of drones and other unmanned systems in the…

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Announcing Keynote: General John F. Kelly

Announcing Keynote: General John F. Kelly

General John F. Kelly, U.S. Marine Corps (RET) to Speak on Geopolitics and Security Join us at Global Security Exchange (GSX), 8-12 September 2019, and enjoy a truly engaging experience, that includes hearing unique and high-level insights from one of America’s most respected generals. General…

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Creating a Proactive Medical Risk Management Plan for Meetings and Events

Creating a Proactive Medical Risk Management Plan for Meetings and Events

By Jonathan Spero, M.D., CEO InHouse Physicians With corporations placing an increased importance on duty of care, it is a priority for security professionals to have a solid medical risk management plan for meetings before an incident occurs. There is nothing associated with more liability…

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Can You Be Liable for Your Vendor’s Data Breach?

Can You Be Liable for Your Vendor’s Data Breach?

By Kathy Winger, Attorney at Law As a business attorney, one of my most important obligations is to help clients manage their legal risks, which these days include exposure in the cybersecurity/data breach arena. One expanding area of concern is liability for a third-party vendor’s…

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Drones and College Football Stadium Surveillance

Drones and College Football Stadium Surveillance

By Richard Ham  Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), commonly referred to as “drones” are changing the face of security surveillance. While some form of autonomous systems has been flying since 1918, the level of expertise and skill required often made them impractical. New sensors and…

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Protecting Enterprises from External Threats

Protecting Enterprises from External Threats

3 Perimeter Protection Technologies Large Enterprises Should Implement By Mark Brown, Director of Security and Surveillance, FLIR Systems, Inc. Enterprises face many physical security challenges, from monitoring multiple sites simultaneously to preventing unauthorized entry. Designing a system to meet the needs of a property can…

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An Australian Perspective on a Security Systems Installation Project

An Australian Perspective on a Security Systems Installation Project

By Paul Ducker  Integrating security projects within a large public transport department in a state the size of Texas with just one law enforcement agency is challenging at the best of times. There are so many hurdles to negotiate whilst managing competing priorities. When…

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