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ASIS Foundation Activities

​​​​​The ASIS Foundation is pleased to present great opportunities to support and give back to the security profession at the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits (ASIS 2017).

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Cowboys Golf Club, Grapevine, TX
Sunday, September 24 | 8:00 am–3:00 pm

Start your week of security learning and networking with ASIS leaders and industry decision makers on the links!  Proceeds from the 2017 ASIS Foundation Annual Golf Tournament will benefit the ASIS Foundation and its mission. Entry fee includes breakfast, player gifts, and a buffet lunch. Tournament proceeds will benefit the ASIS Foundation and its mission to advance the security profession.

Opening Night Cel​ebration at Gilley's Dallas

Mechanical Bull Riding Competition, Sponsored by InfoMart

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

After a day on the links, kick off ASIS 2017 with a proper Texas welcome at the Opening Night Celebration at Gilley's Dallas!  Bring your competitive spirit and prepare to ride the mechanical bull in style. All proceeds from bull riding support future ASIS Foundation research and scholarships. Also, learn more about the Chapter/Council Challenge​.​

Headshot Studio

Booth 155 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

ASIS International is pleased to offer a valuable benefit for attendees and exhibitors alike. Join us on the show floor for free, professional head shots taken by an award-winning photographer—with makeup artists present for touchups. Available on a first-come, first-served basis. Donations are appreciated and accepted to support the ASIS Foundation.

Check out some tips on how to prepare for your headshot​.​

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Monday, September 25 | 6:00 pm–12:00 am
House of Blues, Dallas

Canada Night is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year! Join us at this popular event where you can reconnect with peers, make new connections, and enjoy an evening of good times. This event, hosted by the ASIS Canadian Chapters, is open to all ASIS members, as well as all security industry leaders worldwide.​

ASIS Foundatio​n-Sponsored Education Sessions

Don't miss these education sessions showcasing just some of the critical work fueled by the ASIS Foundation.​

Intelligent Building Vulnerabilities: Is There an Open Door into Your Facility?
Monday, September 25  |  3:45 pm–5:00 pm

Comprehend and understand current intelligent building vulnerabilities within your facilities. Explore ways to apply generic security mitigation strategies to counter intelligent building system vulnerabilities. Review the research funded by ASIS International, which considered the security practitioner's knowledge of intelligent business systems as well as system vulnerabilities and best mitigation practices.

Use Metrics Dashboards to Manage Enterprise Security Risks
Tuesday, September 26  |  3:15 pm–4:15 pm

Become familiar with the security metrics evaluation tool developed for security managers and practitioners to asses​s an organization's current or proposed performance measures. Adopt best practices that can capture and visually display security metrics. Understand how dashboards, graphs and other pictorials, instead of raw data, can be woven into messaging to customers and communications with senior leadership.

Archaeological Site Security: Clunia, Huerta De Rey Spain
Wednesday, September 27  |  11:00 am–12:15 pm

Learn the importance of understanding the role of culture in developing security plans; develop plans to protect other cultural heritage sites from various other forms of attack; evaluate global security initiatives that transcend borders.

Plus, stop by the ASIS Hub on the expo floor to learn even more about the great work the ASIS Foundation has underway to advance security worldwide!