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​​​​​​​​​​​experts.JPGSubject Matter Expert Guide (pdf)
This reference guide contains quotes as well as contact information for subject matter experts available on-site in Dallas. The guide features experts across all areas of security​​​​​​, including cyber and information security, active shooter and workplace violence, anti-terrorism, and more.

ASIS 2017 fact sheet​​​ (pdf) 

Media Events

Mark Cuban will be available to the press to take questions at 2:00 pm on Monday following his keynote.

Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo will be recognized at the Wednesday, Sept. 27 morning general session (8:00-10:00 am). He will be available to take questions from the media immediately after.

Boston Marathon Bombing Investigative leads Edward F. Davis III, former police commissioner, Boston Police Department and Rick DesLauriers, former special agent in charge, Boston Division, FBI, will be available to the media after their Wednesday morning keynote from 10:15-10:40 am in the press room, D227. ​

Jennifer Hesterman, soft target expert and author of 2015 ASIS Security Book of the Year Soft Target Hardening: Protecting People from Attack and Soft Target Crisis Management (2016), will be available to the press following her session "Bomb Threat Response and Management," Wednesday, Sept. 27, 11:00 am – 12:15 pm.

​Closed Sessions

Please be advised that the George W. Bush keynote, in addition to the following sessions, will be closed to the media:

Defending Against the Theft of Intellectual Property by Insiders 
Monday, 10:30 – 11:45 AM
Stalking in the Workplace: Orchestrating a Coordinated Response 
Monday, 2:00 – 3:15 PM
Security Strategies as Viewed by Multigenerational Strategic Practitioners 
Tuesday, 2:00 – 3:00 PM
Critical Mass Casualty Shooting in Downtown Dallas 
Wednesday, 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM

Building Effective Cross-Cultural Teams 
Wednesday, 3:00 – 4:00 PM


​Find the latest photos and videos of the show at our online Hub, which will feature updated content each day of the event.​​​

Download the ASIS 2017 logo​.​


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