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New in 2017

​We're keeping the things that make ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits (ASIS 2017) the leading global security event in the industry—while simultaneously bringing new, modern enhancements that are sure to infuse the event with excitement, energy, and innovation! These changes lay the foundation for what will remain an outstanding event for years to come.

​NEW Hours​! E​​​xhibit Schedule​

You've spoken...and we've listened. We changed the exhibit schedule from Monday-Wednesday to Tuesday-Thursday, and more non-compete exhibit hall hours. These changes provide attendees with more time to attend education sessions and get hands-on access to thousands of security products and solutions on the exhibit floor.

Tuesday, September 26 | 10:00 am–5:30 pm

Wednesday, September 27 | 10:00 am–5:30 pm

Thursday, September 28 | 10:00 am–1:00 pm

NEW NAME​! Opening Night Celebration*

Sunday, September 24 | 7:00 pm–10:00 pm

Join your peers and colleagues from around the globe and across the profession as we officially kick off ASIS 2017 with a big Texas welcome to Dallas! Mechanical bull riding, armadillo races, good food, live music...you'll find it all at the ASIS 2017 Opening Night Celebration that's sure to be uniquely Texas. Open to all attendees and exhibitors; tickets required. ​Venue to be announced soon! 

NEW NIght​! President's Reception*

Wednesday, September 27 | 7:00 pm–10:00 pm

The President's Reception is always one of the week's most anticipated events at ASIS—and this year will be no different! Be sure to stay in town so you don't miss this one-of-a-kind experience. Details to be announced soon!

​Show Floor Features

Attendees will discover a transformed exhibit floor that is less about navigating a massive landscape of booths and more about blending the most innovative products and services with cutting-edge educational forums. ​The ASIS 2017 expo floor will include:

  • ​Thought Leader Forums
  • Solutions Theater
  • Career Center & Headshot Lounge
  • International Trade Center
  • Security Demo Stations...and more!

Town Hall Meeting​​

Sunday, September 24 | 3:30 pm–5:00 pm

ASIS is committed to being more open and collaborative to create an open line of communication between ASIS staff and membership. These Town Hall Meetings are an example of how we intend to deliver on that promise.

New Member/First-Time Attendee Breakfast

Monday, September 25 | 7:30 am–8:30 am

If you are a new ASIS International member or attending Seminar for the first time, we welcome you to join us at this casual breakfast to meet new contacts in the security profession and perhaps renew old acquaintances. We will walk through the schedule for the week so you can take advantage of everything Seminar has to offer.

ASIS Hosted Happy Hour

Tuesday, September 26 | 4:30 pm–5:30 pm

Explore essential solutions and innovations for your business at this interactive happy hour, designed to increase your business connections. ​​​

*Ticketed event; included with All-Access Pass. Individual tickets available for purchase.