The Puget Sound Chapter (Seattle and surrounding area) of ASIS International typically meets for a lunch and presentation on the 3rd Thursday of each month. This particular Chapter of ASIS is one the country’s oldest (Celebrating 53 years) and most prestigious. ASIS International is a non-profit security organization that devotes itself to educating its members about the security industry. This Chapters membership consists of some of the country’s top security leaders. With over 500 members and growing, we enjoy a very active security community. What’s happening this year? > Meet your chapters 2014 Board of Directors > Meet your chapters 2014 Committee Chairs >...Read More
It is always refreshing to be recognized for the significant efforts put forth, especially when it is volunteers we are speaking of putting forth the effort! It is with great pleasure that I announce that the Puget Sound Chapter has been awarded an Honorable Mention for 2015 Chapter Website of the Year! This award was presented to chapter leadership during the 61st Annual Seminar & Exhibits in Anaheim, CA on Tuesday September 29th during the award ceremony. The board would like to thank our webmaster, Ilona Bodderij, for her continued support in maintaining our website to keep it fresh, sharp & current. The incoming board members for 2016 will continue to look for ways to improve & enhance the website material so we can take home the “Winner” award for our group. The new leadership will also seek to undertake submissions for the IB Hale Award (Chapter of the Year), Newsletter of the Year Award and other similar awards for which the chapter has not previously been in good position to qualify for recognition. Stay tuned in the coming year for further updates! ...Read More
ASIS Puget Sound Chapter Meeting Wednesday March 16, 2016 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Adobe 801 N 34th St Seattle, WA, 98103 Speaker Nitesh Dhanjani Nitesh Dhanjani is a well known security researcher, author, and speaker. Dhanjani is the author of “Abusing the Internet of Things: Blackouts, Freakouts, and Stakeouts” (O’Reilly), ”Hacking: The Next Generation” (O’Reilly), “Network Security Tools: Writing, Hacking, and Modifying Security Tools” (O’Reilly), and “HackNotes: Linux and Unix Security” (Osborne McGraw-Hill). Dhanjani has been invited to talk at various information security events, such as the Black Hat Briefings, RSA, Hack in the Box, Microsoft Blue Hat, and the US president’s National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee (NSTAC). Dhanjani’s work has been reported by large media outlets such as CNN, Reuters, MSNBC, and Forbes. At Ernst & Young, Dhanjani is the executive in charge of cutting-edge advisory services focusing on the security of disruptive technologies, inclusive of the use of artificial intelligence and machine learning, and also products such as connected cars, medical devices, mobile devices, wearable computing, cloud platforms, and the ecosystem of the Internet of Things (IoT). Dhanjani is accountable for large multi-million dollar accounts where he advises C- suite executives (CEOs, CIOs, CFOs, and CISOs) at the largest Fortune 100 corporations on how to establish and execute complex multimillion-dollar cybersecurity programs. He is able to simultaneously converse with business leadership as well as technical...Read More
ASIS Puget Sound Women in Security Social Mixer Thursday February 25, 2016 18:00 – 20:00 Pyramid Alehouse, Brewery & Restaurant 1201 First Avenue South Seattle, WA 98134 Please join us for a wonderful networking event dedicated to women in the security profession. This event is hosted by the Women In Security Chapter through ASIS International, Puget Sound Chapter. Are you currently in the security profession? Are you interested in exploring potential opportunities within the security profession? Bring a friend or two! This is dedicated towards women in the profession but is not restricted to women! All are welcome, 21+. RSVP...Read More
The ASIS Puget Sound 2015 Seminars & Exhibits took place on November 2 & 3, 2015.
Great seminars and the new Chapter Board was voted in! More info and photos to follow.
The ASIS Puget Sound’s Young Professional Group is committed to helping our region’s young and new members thrive and grow in the security profession.
The ASIS Puget Sound Women in Security group provides support and assistance to women in the security field, as well as inspires those interested in entering the profession who are located in the Pacific Northwest.
ASIS International is the preeminent organization for security professionals, with more than 38,000 members worldwide.
We have 15 Committee Chairs who are committed to furthering security and helping our members.
For 30 years, the Certified Protection Professional (CPP) designation has served as the pinnacle for Security Management recognition. Find our next Study Group Meeting:
Honorable Mention for 2015 Chapter Website of the Year!
ASIS International 61st Seminar & Exhibits Recap!
The ASIS International 61st Seminar & Exhibits in Anaheim, CA have come and gone. The Puget Sound Chapter had 68 of its members in attendance between September 27 – October 1. A couple of Puget Sound Chapter members wanted to share their experiences (good & not to so good) while attending the conference. Read more>>
ASIS Puget Sound Chapter Fall Activities!
We hope you have had a fun-filled summer, enjoying some down time with family & friends! The board has been busy with succession planning for 2016 and beyond the past couple months in addition to putting finishing touches on our chapter events/activities for September through December. Read more>>