ASIS 7th Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition – call for presentations is now open

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Set for February 21-23, 2016, in the Events Centre of the InterContinental Festival City Hotel, Dubai, UAE, ASIS Middle East 2016 will address a full spectrum of topics in security management such as: supply chain security, loss prevention, hotel security, intellectual property, maritime piracy, terrorism, executive protection, internal theft and fraud, competitive intelligence, brand protection, physical security, cyber security, investigations, due diligence and global business issues.

Be a Speaker in Dubai!

ASIS International is inviting articulate subject matter experts to share practical knowledge and strategies at the 7th ASIS Middle East Security Conference and Exhibition (21 – 23 February 2016).

To submit an abstract as a speaker please click here;

For further information on the event please contact click here

Benefits of Attending

  • Get the latest information on key security issues affecting your business today.
  • Develop effective strategies and solutions for protecting your organization’s people, property, and data.
  • See and compare innovative technologies, products, and services first hand.
  • Network with security professionals and officials from around the globe.



ASIS Member discount now available: 2nd biennial AVSEC Symposium to be held in Dubai on October 4-6, 2015

Emirates have recently announced a 25% discount for ASIS Dubai chapter members; members should apply by our Contact Us page with AVSEC 2015 in the Subject line.

The Dubai chapter of ASIS International is proud to support our main sponsor Emirates with their Aviation Security symposium to be held here in Dubai from October 4 to 6, 2015.

AVSEC 2015

This unique event will bring together aviation security professionals from around the world to examine some of the key issues facing the airline industry on the ground and in the air and to provide a forum to network and to share ideas. Concurrent to the main event there will be a high quality exhibition by industry service providers and suppliers where the latest innovation and technology will be showcased. See details of the agenda.
To provide an added dimension of experiential training to the event, select delegates will have an opportunity to experience the following sessions:

A live hijack exercise using our state-of-the-art emergency evacuation simulator with the participation of the Armed Forces *
Simultaneously, a restraint workshop will be run by our in-house highly qualified self-defence team*

*seats to these exercises will be limited and allocated to those who register early

Emirates Group Security – Upcoming Events/AVSEC Symposium and Awards 2015

Civil Aviation Regulators, Authorities and Senior Industry Figures will present their papers and offer their views on new and emerging challenges, including

  • Emerging Threats
  • Latest Technology
  • Training & Education
  • Illegal Immigration / Human Trafficking
  • Cargo
  • Unruly Behaviour – Prevention & Management
  • Human Factors
  • Hijacking
  • Airport Security
  • Fraud Prevention & Investigation

This year, to honour and recognise outstanding individual and organisational achievements across the industry, for the first time Emirates Group Security will host the International Awards of Excellence in Aviation Security.

ASIS International physical security training delivered by Dubai chapter

In April 2015, the Dubai chapter assisted the Riyadh chapter with delivering a two day training seminar in conjunction with the Riyadh chapters annual security forum. This two day workshop was based on ASIS International’s Board certification study material for Certified Protection Professional (CPP) and the Physical Security Professional (PSP).

A series of theory and practical sessions were delivered in a workshop approach requiring the participants to copmplete bith individual and team exercises.

The instructor was John Cowling, the Assistant Regional Vice President and Dubai chapter member.

Attendees of the ASIS Riyadh chapter physical security training workshop
Attendees of the ASIS Riyadh chapter physical security training workshop