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GSX Leads the Way in Security Innovation, Attracting 20,000 Global Registrants

Alexandria, VA—28 September 2018—Cutting-edge technology, over 350 immersive and experiential education sessions, thousands of innovative security products and services, and countless quality and lead-generating networking opportunities attracted 20,000 registered attendees and 550 exhibitors from more than 113 countries under one roof at the newly rebranded Global Security Exchange (GSX). With more than 15 percent growth in paid registration, ASIS International, the world’s largest association for security management professionals, hosted their 64th annual conference from September 23-27 in Las Vegas in partnership with InfraGard, ISSA, and the Cyber Security Summit.

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Record Breaking $2 Billion AFWERX Challenge Announcement Made at Global Security Exchange

Lineup of events and education featured global security remarks from top military leaders, in addition to tackling today’s most critical headline issues

Las Vegas, NV—26 September 2018—The third day of record-breaking programming and education at Global Security Exchange (GSX) saw cutting-edge security innovations, an early look at Magic Leap, a mixed reality wearable leading the pace of innovation in the market and the launch of a $2 billion AFWERX challenge.

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ASIS International’s GSX Takes the Security Industry by Storm

Tuesday’s events focused on emerging technologies and the future of the industry, featuring keynote Scott Klososky, Career Pathways announcement and live drone shoot down

Las Vegas, NV—25 September 2018—The second day of Global Security Exchange (GSX), the security industry’s flagship event, was jam-packed with security professionals eager to get first-hand exposure to leading exhibitors and vendors offering innovative solutions that solve traditional everyday security issues as well as deliver emerging technologies to solve problems of the future, such as AI, blockchain and AR/VR.

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ASIS International Kicks Off Rebranded Global Security Exchange (GSX) Conference in Las Vegas, An Event Like No Other

The annual conference brings top security industry leaders together to discuss key issues and thriving innovations in the market

Las Vegas, NV—24 September 2018—ASIS International, in partnership with InfraGard, ISSA and the Cyber Security Summit kicked off its five-day, newly rebranded Global Security Exchange (GSX) conference in Las Vegas. More than 20,000 security professionals are expected to attend the five-day event showcasing over 350 innovative educational sessions.

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Global Security Exchange X-Learning Stages to Address Intersection of Security and Technology

Security’s flagship event to deliver free expo education covering industry impact of AI, Blockchain, robotics and wearables

Alexandria, VA—12 September 2018—The rapidly evolving security landscape and the technologies poised to disrupt the industry will take center stage in a reimagined expo hall at Global Security Exchange (GSX), being held Sept 23-27 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Upending the traditional trade show experience, the GSX show floor will feature immersive, experiential learning opportunities including the X Stage, the event’s signature innovation theater. Here attendees will see frontier technologies demoed, and will hear how cryptocurrencies and AI/VR/AR are reshaping entire industries.

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Bradley D. Spacy and K.T. McFarland Announced for Global Security Exchange Keynote Lineup

Air Force Major General and Former Deputy National Security Advisor to join CNN Host Fareed Zakaria and Futurist Scott Klososky at security’s flagship event

Alexandria, VA—30 August 2018—Air Force Major General Bradley D. Spacy and former Trump Administration Deputy National Security Advisor K.T. McFarland will join the keynote lineup for Global Security Exchange (GSX), the security industry’s flagship event. In the first year of its rebrand following a 63-year history as the ASIS International Seminar and Exhibits, GSX is expected to attract more than 20,000 operational and cyber security professionals and 550 exhibitors to the Las Vegas Convention Center, Sept. 23-27.

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School Security the Focus of ASIS International 2018 Security Cares Program

Free education at Global Security Exchange to address school violence prevention and response; panelists include Las Vegas law enforcement, government, mental health, and security professionals

Alexandria, VA—14 August 2018—ASIS International announced the educational line-up for this year’s free Security Cares community education program. Led by ASIS School Safety and Security Council experts, the program will examine issues surrounding school security. Topics include pre-violence indicators, target hardening, and best practices on how to engage the entire community—school administrators, law enforcement, security professionals, and mental health providers—in the effort.

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Cyber Security Summit Coming to Global Security Exchange (GSX)

Co-located event adds to already record-breaking security education lineup

Alexandria, VA—1 August 2018—ASIS announced that Cyber Security Summit will co-locate with Global Security Exchange (GSX), expanding the depth of cyber education in the blockbuster GSX conference program.

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Global Security Exchange (GSX) Exhibit Hall to Spotlight Innovations and Trends Shaping Security

Reimagined show floor will feature leading-edge tech demos, experiential learning, and industry career fair—delivering greater value, opportunities for security professionals to forge business-building relationships

Alexandria, VA—10 July 2018—ASIS International unveiled plans for enhanced learning, career development opportunities, and access to the innovative technologies shaping the future of the security industry, as part of an exhibit hall like no other at Global Security Exchange (GSX).

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Global Security Exchange Now Accepting Applications for 2018 Innovative Product Awards

Award program created by security practitioners—for practitioners—to spotlight leading innovations at GSX

Alexandria, VA—21 June 2018—ASIS International invites exhibiting companies to enter the 2018 Innovative Product Awards (IPA)—a competition recognizing the most groundbreaking offerings on the Global Security Exchange (GSX) expo floor.

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Fareed Zakaria, Scott Klososky to Kick-off GSX Keynote Lineup

Future-focused remarks to address global risks, threats, and need for holistic approach to security risk management

Alexandria, VA—12 June 2018—ASIS International announced Fareed Zakaria, global thinker, columnist, and CNN host, and futurist and technology visionary Scott Klososky as opening keynotes for Global Security Exchange (GSX). Formerly known as the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits, GSX is expected to attract more than 20,000 operational and cyber security professionals to the Las Vegas Convention Center from September 23-27 for the world’s most comprehensive security event.

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ASIS Unveils Record-Breaking Education Program for Global Security Exchange

Now in its 64th year, security’s flagship event to deliver 300+ sessions, from AI to Active Shooter

Alexandria, VA—1 May 2018—ASIS International, the leading association for security management professionals worldwide, today announced the education program for Global Security Exchange (GSX), taking place Sept 23-27 in Las Vegas. Produced in partnership with InfraGard and ISSA, the five-day event formerly known as the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits is expected to attract more than 20,000 operational and cyber security professionals to the Las Vegas Convention Center for a comprehensive education program, unparalleled networking, and an immersive exhibit floor showcasing thousands of cutting-edge security products and services.

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Registration Now Open for Global Security Exchange

Powered by ASIS International, the industry’s flagship event will deliver diversified programming, experiential learning, and hands-on access to the newest technology solutions on the market

Alexandria, VA—21 March 2018—ASIS International, the leading association for security professionals worldwide, today opened registration for the industry’s flagship event, the Global Security Exchange (GSX), taking place Sept. 23-27 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Formerly known as the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits, GSX will deliver the year’s most comprehensive security event, packed with peer networking, innovative technologies, and expert-led instruction that hones-in on both day-to-day challenges and the emerging risks and threats facing security professionals across the globe.

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ASIS International Reveals Newly Branded Global Security Exchange

Event reinforces commitment to innovation and multiplying value and experience

Alexandria, VA—21 February 2018—ASIS International, the leading association for security management professionals worldwide, today announced the brand reveal of its flagship security event, Global Security Exchange (GSX). Formerly known as the ASIS International 64th Annual Seminar and the Exhibits, the refreshed name and brand promise reflects the Society’s commitment to unite the full spectrum of security—cyber and operational security professionals from all verticals across the private and public sector, allied organizations and partners, and the industry’s leading service and solution providers—for the most comprehensive security event in the world.

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ASIS International’s Annual Event is now the Global Security Exchange

New name reinforces evolution of brand and enhanced focus on modernized and diversified education, revitalized networking, and reimagined exhibit floor

Alexandria, VA—5 December 2017—​​ASIS International, the leading association for security management professionals worldwide, today announced it has changed the name of its annual security conference from the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits to the Global Security Exchange (GSX). Building on a 60+ year legacy of security event distinction, the newly branded GSX will take place in Las Vegas, Nevada, from September 23-27, 2018, in partnership with InfraGard and ISSA.​

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Call for Presentations Now Open for ASIS 2018

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

Alexandria, VA—15 November 2017—ASIS 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.​

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ASIS 2017 Delivers a Reinvigorated, More Modern Event Experience in Dallas 

Event attracted 22,000 Global Registrants and Significant Buzz for its Innovations and Enhancements

Alexandria, VA—5 October 2017—With a blockbuster keynote lineup, revamped education program, revitalized networking events, and a reimagined exhibit floor, ASIS International—the world’s largest association for security management professionals—delivered the year’s most talked about security event with its 63rd Annual Seminar and Exhibits (ASIS 2017) last week in Dallas, Texas. Convening September 25-28 and attracting 22,000 global registrants from 96 countries, the event was produced in partnership with InfraGard and ISSA and drew rave reviews from attendees, exhibitors, and industry partners alike.

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