Skip Navigation LinksSeminar 2018 | CONFERENCE | Pre-Seminar Programs

Pre-Seminar Programs

​​In addition to the wealth of educational offerings at ASIS events, ​​you can choose from these intensive, one- and two-day programs to help you go deeper in a particular area of interest. Additional fees apply.

Check out the sessions offered at ASIS 2017:

​​​​​​Certificati​​on Review Progr​​​​ams​

CPP Review | PCI Review​​ | PSP Review

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.

Understand the language and challenges faced by IT Security. Gain the confidence needed to engage in meaningful dialogues with IT, assess cyber and operational risks, and determine appropriate mitigation strategies. Simple resources and tools will be provided to use in the day-to-day navigation of IT 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:

  • Threat management and the role of the public-private partnership
  • Enterprise risk analytics to provide a holistic view of threats to digital and physical assets
  • PACS/LACS interoperability and the implementation of encrypted physical access credentials
  • ​Physical & IT security: forging a strategic partnership 
  • Panel D​​iscussion: ATM threats and mitigation strategies
  • Wrap-up and closing remarks

Immediately following the program, network with security leaders in the financial services industry during a reception with complimentary food and beverages. Reception sponsored by Securitas Electronic Security. 

More information

Sponsor: ASIS Banking and Financial Services Council

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