Steven Webb
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Security Convergence: Moving Towards Organisational Collaboration

In last month’s blog about digitalisation and cyber risk, the subject of convergence was touched on to explain a trend towards increasing organisational collaboration and merged management responsibilities to improve security. This is one example of convergence, a term...
Posted On 26 Aug 2019
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‘Tools of the Trade’: Hints and Tips for Working in Risk Management

What’s it really like to work in the field of risk management? In conjunction with the Institute of Risk Management (IRM), Risk Xtra is beginning a new series of articles running under the banner ‘Tools of the Trade’ in which we ask practising professionals to...
Posted On 05 Jul 2019
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Enterprise Security Risk Management: A Security Programme Maturity Model

As one of its stated strategic initiatives, ASIS International has been actively involved in promoting the adoption of Enterprise Security Risk Management (ESRM). ESRM is a strategic security programme management approach that ties an organisation’s security practice to its...
Posted On 05 Jul 2019
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ASIS Europe 2019: ‘From Risk to Resilience’ breaks attendance records in Rotterdam

ASIS International has just concluded its largest-ever European event. ASIS Europe 2019: ‘From Risk to Resilience’ took place in Rotterdam on 27-29 March, attracting over 900 registrants from more than 60 countries and 45 exhibitors. Once again, Risk Xtra served as an...
Posted On 01 Apr 2019
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In The Spotlight: ASIS International

Christina Duffey CPP is Senior Vice-President at SOS Security, the United States’ fourth largest provider of security personnel and global security services, and recently became ASIS International’s Board President. Here, Duffey chats with Risk Xtra about her career to date and...
Posted On 25 Jan 2019
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Smart GDPR Assurance for a Smarter World

Something needs to change when you’re confronted by the present situation whereby devices professing to be ‘Smart’ or part of a ‘Smarter System’ ask for personal data, but are then easily hacked into by criminals such that valuable personal information can be...
Posted On 23 Aug 2018
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Fareed Zakaria and Scott Klososky to kick-off ASIS International’s GSX Keynote Line-Up

ASIS International has announced that ‘global thinker’, columnist and CNN host Fareed Zakaria in tandem with futurist and technology visionary Scott Klososky will be the opening Keynote Speakers for the 2018 Global Security Exchange. Formerly known as the ASIS Annual...
Posted On 15 Jun 2018
Robert Knights MBE
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Robert Knights MBE MSc CPP PSP SIRM CAS AdCertED&CP FSyI LCGI: An Obituary

David Clark CPP PCI PSP (chairman of ASIS International’s UK Chapter) has written to inform Chapter members of the tremendously sad news that ASIS UK and security industry stalwart Robert Knights MBE has passed away. Knights bravely fought and overcame, but finally...
Posted On 30 May 2018
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ASIS International unveils education programme for 2018 Global Security Exchange

ASIS International has issued details of the education programme for the Global Security Exchange (GSX), which takes place from 23-27 September. Produced in partnership with InfraGard and ISSA, the five-day event formerly known as the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits is expected...
Posted On 02 May 2018
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ASIS Europe 2018 highlights pressing need for Enterprise Security Risk Management

ASIS International has been receiving “overwhelmingly positive feedback” from participants at ASIS Europe 2018: ‘From Risk to Resilience’, which took place on 18-20 April in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. The annual security event attracted 775 registrants...
Posted On 24 Apr 2018
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