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Pre-Seminar Programs

​Certificati​​on Review Progr​​​​ams

CPP Review | PCI Review​​ | PSP Review

Saturday, September 23 | 8:00 am–5:00 pm

Sunday, September 24 | 8:00 am–2:0​​0 pm

A robust "boot camp" style learning experience led by board certified instructors, each of the classroom programs, covering either the Certified Protection Professional (CPP), Professional Certified Investigator (PCI), or Physical Security Professional (PSP), provide a high-level review of the security concepts tested on the certification exam. You will be able to identify your areas of strength and weakness to confidently know where to focus your study, as well as build relationships with peers and board certified instructors.

If you're planning to take the CPP, PCI, or PSP certification exam in the future, a review class could be an important part of your study preparation.


IT Security for P​​hysical Securi​​ty Professionals—In Plain English

Sunday, September 24 | 8:00 am–4:00 pm

Today more than ever, having a basic understanding of information security, its issues and threats is essential to protecting physical security systems from cyber threats, thereby improving the overall enterprise security position of an organization.

This one-of-a-kind program is designed to enable non-IT security professionals to understand the language and challenges of IT Security. Simple resources and tools will be provided to use in the day-to-day navigation of information security issues. More information

Sponsor: ESRM Commission


Security Risks a​​​nd Mitigation Strate​gies for Financial Institutions

Sunday, September 24 | 8:30 am–5:00 pm

Back by popular demand! Top subject matter experts address current trends in security threats to global financial institutions, as well as discuss mitigation strategies:

  • Security planning for major events
  • Conducting effective virtual training sessions
  • Tools for assessing and managing social media threats
  • Managing card access rights and mitigating access control risks
  • Strategies and benefits of an effective security partnership with IT
  • Mobile app communication versus landline
  • Bank branch security and design trends

Immediately following the program, network with security leaders in the financial services industry during a reception with complimentary food and beverages. More information

Sponsor: ASIS Banking and Financial Services Council

Networking Reception Sponsor: Securitas Electronic Security


Successful Secu​​​rity Cons​ulting

Sunday, September 24 | 8:00 am–5:00 pm

Looking to successfully launch a new security consultant practice or jump-start an existing one? Back by popular demand, this unique, one-day program can show you how!

Learn from a faculty of seasoned consultants on how to develop and market yourself as a security consultant and avoid expensive mistakes that can sabotage your success. Gain practical information that will save you time, money, and frustration. You'll return home with a comprehensive workbook, full of sample proposals and reports, that give you a clear advantage when competing for a security consulting assignment. More information

Sponsor: International Association of Professional Security Consultants