Dear Members and fellow security professionals,
The committee are pleased to announce that our chapter meeting for October 2016, shall be held at 8:30 am hours on Wednesday the 19th of October 2016 at the Dubai Offshore Sailing Club (DOSC). DOSC provides parking free of charge for events, to gain admittance to DOSC, please notify the Security Guard at the entrance that you are attending the ASIS Intl. meeting.
In pursuance of our goals of sharing industry best practices and benefittng members from mutual learning opportunities, we are delighted to have the following two guest speakers:
• Last Mile Consortium Railroad Security by John Greaves
John has been involved in AIDC (Bar Code, Radio Frequency Technology, and Biometrics) for nearly 40 years. His pioneering work in the area of Global Logistics, Inventory Management, Health Care and Cultural Heritage are the basis for the use of RF deployments for Museums, Rail Stores, Global Logistics, Source tagging and Transportation with both active and passive RFID which has led to the significant adoption occurring in RF globally today. He is now the Secretary General of Last Mile Consortia, UK. LMC is a collective of highly capable companies coupled together to satisfy every aspect of any requirements to enable new and usable railway connections and terminals.
He shall be sharing his knowledge and insights about the challenges & opportunities in Railway Security with specific focus to prevailing situation in the region.
• Retail Loss Prevention & Security by Katie Shepard
Katie is the General Manager for Asset & Profit Protection at Majid Al Futtaim. She is a Graduate of Coventry University, University of Leeds, and Buckinghamshire New University with Diplomas in Business Continuity, Emergency & Crisis Management, Masters of Applied Translation Studies, and Bachelors of Modern Languages. She has held positions as a Security Manager, Communications Manager, Central Security Operations Project Manager, Area Loss Prevention Manager, Project Manager – Corporate Audit & Loss Prevention, and Senior Manager – Loss Prevention. .
She will present on Retail Loss Prevention and its impact on the Retail community security.
Please feel free to invite your colleagues and associates who may be interested (whether or not they are a member of ASIS) so that we can have greater diversity of perspectives and inputs.
We look forward to seeing you then!
ASIS Dubai Chapter 250 Committee