Friday, 8 September 2017

Official Launch of SSAS Access Control Systems Guidelines on 22 September 2017

Dear Members

It is our pleasure to invite you to the official launch of “SSAS Access Control Systems Guidelines”, which is jointly organized by ITE, SSAS and ASIS International (Singapore Chapter).

Event Details
  • Date/Time            :           Friday 22 September 17 9am to 1pm (Postponed until further notice by SSAS)
  • Venue                   :           Kaizen Hall, Blk 2 Level 6, ITE College West No. 1 Choa Chu Kang Grove, Singapore 688236
  • Dress Code          :           Business Attire

This set of guidelines will be an addition to the “SSAS Guidelines for CCTV Installation” launched in 2015, which aims to provide a reference for Access Control technologies and aid security professionals in establishing industry best practices among owners and system integrators.  Courtesy of SSAS, all attendees will be given a copy of the “SSAS Access Control Systems Guidelines”.

Programme

9am                  Registration and product display viewing
10am                Arrival of Guest of Honour
                         Welcome Address by ITE
                          Keynote Speeches by GOH and SSAS
                          Launch of SSAS Guidelines for Access Control Systems
10.30am            Educational sharing
                          IoT Trend in Security
                          Convergence of Physical and Cyber Security
                          Trends in Security System Integration
12.15pm            Networking Lunch

Fee
  •  Complimentary 
As seats are limited, please register here by Friday 15 September 2017.

Thank you.
 
 

Kind Regards
Member Services
ASIS International (Singapore Chapter)

ASIS Thailand Security Event on 19 October 2017

Dear Members,

ASIS Thailand Chapter, TAPA and OSAC will be organising a regional security seminar, bringing together security professionals from Southeast Asia. The event will be held on Thursday, 19 October 2017 in Bangkok.

This is a must-attend event on the calendar for all security professionals, being an opportunity to:
  • Be part of ASIS Thailand Chapter’s first security conference
  • Hear security experts at the top of their field share their areas of expertise
  • Discuss the latest security threats in the region
  • Learn from a panel of Regional Security & Consular Officers from the US, UK & Australian Embassies
  • Network with peers and like-minded individuals
Event details
Date/Time                         :              Thu 19 Oct 2017, 0900 - 1730 hours
Venue                                :              Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queens Park Hotel, Sukhumvit Soi 22, Bangkok, Thailand
Conference Fee                 :              3,200 baht (US$100), including registration, lunch and an evening cocktail networking event
                                                           Note: 2,600 baht only (20% discount) for ASIS members
Flight                                  :              Self booking
Accommodation                 :              Self booking

In conjunction with this event, a special rate is offered by Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queens Park Hotel to all attendees (Book your group rate for ASIS International group Oct 2017)

For more updated and accurate information regarding the event, please email directly to the organiser at events@asisthailand.org, or use the links below:
Brochure for ASIS Thailand Chapter Security Event 2017
Online Registration for the ASIS Thailand Security Event 2017
Event Schedule

Once you have registered for this event, do send an email to secretary@asis-singapore.org.sg so that our Singapore Chapter can pre-inform you of the field visits in Bangkok on 20 October (day after the seminar) to check your interest. Details on the field visits will be announced by ASIS Singapore Chapter when available.


Kind Regards
Member Services
ASIS International (Singapore Chapter)

Tuesday, 5 September 2017

ASIS International (Singapore Chapter) Q3 Networking Dinner

Dear Members

ASIS International (Singapore Chapter) would like to invite you to our upcoming 2017 Q3 Networking Dinner.  As we approach the three-quarter year mark, it will be a great opportunity to take stock of events and progress, as well as network with fellow security professionals in the industry. 

This time, through our corporate sponsor Assa Abloy, the Singapore Chapter is honoured to have the Finnish Ambassador to Singapore grace the event as the guest of honour. As it celebrates its 100th anniversary, Assa Abloy will also be showcasing some of their security products during the event.  

Event Details


Venue  :               Huone Events Hotel Singapore

Address:              3D River Valley Road #03-01, Singapore 179023 (https://www.huone.events/sg/)
(landmark to look out for directions to the venue: above Hai Di Lao Hot Pot , near the Hooters on the ground level)
Date      :               Thursday, 28 September 2017
Time      :               1830-2200hours

 Programme

 1830       :               Arrival and Registration of Guests (Abloy Door Gift for each participant)
(Participants who arrive early can visit various product display corners manned by Abloy’s staff)
1900       :               Welcome Address by Honorary Chairman, ASIS International (Singapore Chapter)
1910       :               Welcome Address by Regional Director, Abloy Asia Pacific
1920       :               Opening Remarks by Guest-of-Honour, Her Excellency Ms Paula Parviainen,   Finland’s Ambassador to Singapore
1930       :               Presentation - Introduction to Abloy’s Solutions on Fire Safety, Low Energy   Applications, Work
                                Process Controls Applications
1950       :               Dinner and Networking
2030       :               Presentation by Fire Safety Managers Association of Singapore – What a Security Manager should know about Fire Safety
2110       :               Lucky Draw - 5 x Consolation prizes
2115       :               Presentation on Technical Diploma on Security Systems Engineering by Institute of Technical Education
2130       :               Lucky Draw
                                1st Prize : Finnair voucher worth S$800
                                2nd Prize: Bose Noise Cancelling Headphone worth S$500
                                3rd Prize: Polar Fitness Watch worth S$380

                                [Two confirmed MasterClass seats on 6 October 17 at Security Industry Conference  (SIC) 2017]
2145       :               Post-event Drinks & Networking continues

Fee

§  ASIS International (Singapore Chapter) 2017 Paid-Up members        :               Complimentary
§  ASIS International 2017 members                                                            :               S$50

As seats are limited, please register here or below by  Friday, 15 September 2017 


   

Monday, 7 August 2017

ASIS International (Singapore Chapter) Q3 Educational Field Visit to Suntec City

Dear Members

ASIS International (Singapore Chapter) will be organizing the third educational field visit in 2017 to the Suntec City on Thursday, 31 August 2017.

Suntec City is one of Singapore’s largest shopping malls and a popular shopping destination nestled in the heart of the bustling Marina Bay precinct.  It is flanked by 2 Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) stations, and boasts close to 400 retail establishments across three levels and a basement, with over 100 food & beverage outlets located within the mall.  Segmented into four zones, Suntec City will be an interesting place to visit due to its unique design which poses unique challenges to security.  In light of terrorist threats to soft targets globally in recent times, this is another opportunity for members to learn and share best practices in security management, where members will also get a glimpse of the mall’s Central Fire Command Centre.

Without hesitation, do join us in understanding Suntec City's security operations and the challenges faced by their security team!

Details

Date                                      :              Thursday 31 August 2017
Time                                     :              1445–1730hr
Place                                     :              Suntec City, 3 Temasek Boulevard Singapore 038983
Assembly                              :              Atrium (large screen in front of the Convention Centre)
Parking/Accessibility            :              http://sunteccity.com.sg/contact_us/

Programme

1445 hr - Registration and arrival of guests (meet up at the large screen in front of the Convention Centre)
1500 hr - Introduction to Suntec City
1515 hr - Presentation on integration of services
               Q&A
1600 hr - Visit to Central Fire Command Centre
1630 hr - Closing Speech by Honorary Chairman, ASIS International (Singapore Chapter)
             -  Presentation of Plaque
1640 hr - Light Refreshment & Networking Session
1730 hr - End

There are only 25 slots available for this field visit and the fees are as follows:
·      S$10 for ASIS International (Singapore Chapter) paid-up members
·      S$20 for ASIS International members

The registration closing date is 18 August 2017, 1800 hrs.

Terms and Conditions:

1.      This field visit is NOT open to non-ASIS International and non-Local Chapter members.
2.      The host reserves the right to prevent or restrict any members from attending the field visit subject to their internal screening process and company policy. The decision is final and no appeal will be allowed.
3.      The host and the organizer reserve the right to cancel or postpone the field visit due to unforeseen circumstances and participants will be notified as soon as possible.
4.     Invoice with instruction to pay online will be issued after the online registration.
5.      Please note that refunds will not be issued for cancellation or no-show.
6.      ASIS International and local members will need to make payment online by 24 Aug 17 to confirm your attendance. If no payment has been made by 24 Aug 17, your registration will be void and opportunity will be given to members who are on the waiting list. No appeal will be allowed.

Please register using the form below.



Monday, 17 July 2017

CPP Review Program & ASMC – 25 to 28 September 2017











Concorde Hotel Singapore 100 Orchard Road, Singapore 238840
Stand out in the Crowd. Earn your ASIS Board Certification.ASIS International was the first organization to offer a credential specifically for security managers, and our program remains the global standard. Earning your Certified Protection Professional (CPPTM) provides objective evidence that you possess substantial relevant experience, as well as demonstrated and tested competence. Developed by practitioners for practitioners, ASIS board certification provides a technical and financial edge.
Established in 1977, the CPPTM is widely acknowledged as the highest recognition of security professionals. Those who have earned the CPPTM are ASIS board-certified in security management. This credential is given to individuals who have demonstrated expertise in security management principles, concepts, technology and best practices. The CPP designation provides independent confirmation of a practitioner’s ability to assume leadership responsibilities and address broad security concerns.
ASIS International (Singapore Chapter) is proud to organize the course in Singapore from 25 to 28 September 2017 to assist security professionals prepare for the CPP examination.
CPP Classroom Review
In just four days, experienced instructors will walk you step-by-step through a review of the relevant body of knowledge. You will identify areas of strength and weakness to help you stay more focused in preparing for the exam.  In addition, you will network and learn from peers, as well as benefit from face time with board-certified CPP instructors. 
Immediate Benefits
- Strengthen your understanding in the key concepts and practices of security management. Gain valuable insights into how to apply your knowledge to the exam.
- Evaluate your level of knowledge and assess your skills. Identify areas of strength and those areas that may require additional preparation.
- Take a practice exam and get feedback on your answers. The questions are similar to those you may expect to encounter in the actual exam.
- Build relationships and share study tips with others who are also preparing for the exam.
- Learn proven test-taking strategies to help improve your performance on the exam.
Who Should Attend
The CPP Review is primarily designed for CPP candidates. Others who may find the program useful include security practitioners who wish to enhance their security knowledge, executives who have assumed security management responsibilities, and individuals who wish to gain security management knowledge.
Course Structure
Day 1: 25 Sep 17 - Security Principles & Practices and Investigations
Day 2: 26 Sep 17 - Emergency Practices and Personnel Security
Day 3: 27 Sep 17 - Physical Security
Day 4: 28 Sep 17 - Information Security and Business Principles & Practices
Course Fees
Course fee for the review program is S$2,000 net, inclusive of course materials, all lunches and tea breaks over the course duration.  ASIS International (Singapore Chapter) paid-up members are entitled to a 10% discount, while members from ASIS International and other supporting organizations will enjoy a 5% discount off the course fee.
Program Details
Date: 25 to 28 September 2017
Time: 0900hr – 1700hr
Venue: Concorde Hotel Singapore, 100 Orchard Road, Singapore 238840 

Instructors
Instructors are drawn from our pool of board-certified CPPs who are security practitioners with many years of industry experience.
Download the brochure and submit your registration before the closing date 24 Aug 2017.


Monday, 19 June 2017

Security Systems Workshop 2017 - “CCTV – From Light to Pixels"

SSAS (Security Systems Association of Singapore) is organising a 2-day Security Systems Workshop titled "CCTV - From Light to Pixels". After the first successful Workshop conducted in 2014, this is the second time Vlado Damjanovski is coming to Singapore.

As the only security systems association in Singapore which aims to lead and support the electronic security industry in the provision of security products and services, this workshop covers comprehensive CCTV topics, from analog CCTV basics to digital video and CCTV  system design, as well  as practical exercises dealing with Pixel Densities and Motion Blur, using the ViDi Labs app.

The Instructor -
Mr Vlado Damjanovski
Founder, ViDi Labs Pty Ltd
Australia

With over 35 years of professional experience, Vlado Damjanovski is one of the world foremost experts and authority in Closed Circuit Television. He is an author, inventor, lecturer and closed circuit television (CCTV) expert based in Sydney, well known to the International CCTV industry




ASIS International (Singapore Chapter) is the Supporting Organisation for this event.

2 Days Workshop with Certification

(SPECIAL ASIS SINGAPORE MEMBERS RATES)


Early Bird Rate: S$330/delegate (Reg. Before 30 June 2017 - Usual: S$400/delegate)
Normal Rate: S$380/delegate (Usual: S$450/delegate)
(PLEASE CLICK THE "REGISTER NOW" TO DOWNLOAD FORM)


Kind regards
Member Services
ASIS International (Singapore Chapter)

Friday, 9 June 2017

Educational Field Visit and Networking Dinner to the Singapore Turf Club

Dear Members

ASIS International (Singapore Chapter) will be organizing the second educational field visit and networking dinner of 2017 to the Singapore Turf Club on 30 June 2017 (Friday).

The Singapore Turf Club (STC) was founded in 1842 as the Singapore Sporting Club, being the oldest existing and only horse racing club in Singapore. It was relocated to its present location at the Singapore Racecourse at Kranji in 1999. It is now one of the premier racecourses in the world that not only provides world-class quality horse racing while maintaining the highest level of integrity in wagering, but also an efficient, effective and socially responsible organization.

Do join us to understand their security operations, investigation and intelligence gathering processes, challenges faced by the security team, and be provided a rare opportunity to visit the back of house areas: the Security Command Centre and up close with the race horses. Do not miss this great opportunity to learn and network from one another in this educational field visit.

Do stay behind for our Q2 networking dinner, also at the Singapore Turf Club, where you can enjoy a sumptuous buffet with a great view of the racecourse and the live horse racing sessions. In addition, we have lined up a presentation on leadership by an established and well-known executive coach cum consultant, and also a presentation on the usage of Twitter from a security perspective by the Regional Security Manager from Twitter. The finale would be a guided tour of the Parade Ring by STC staff where members would be able to view the race horses in close proximity, snap photos of the race horses and experience the live horse racing at the Grandstand.

Do not miss this rare opportunity and once-in-a-lifetime experience at the STC by attending both the educational field visit and networking dinner.

Session 1 (Educational Field Visit)
Date: 30 June, 2017 (Friday)
Time: 1530 to 1800hrs
Venue: Singapore Turf Club
Assembly Point: Main lobby of Singapore Turf Club (2nd floor)

Per entry parking is available at Carpark A at $6, and nearest MRT is Kranji MRT Station.

Programme
1530hrs - Arrival and Registration
1545hrs - Welcome and Introduction
1600hrs - Presentation on security operations, investigation and intelligence gathering processes and challenges faced by the security team
1650hrs – Visit to back of house areas and Security Command Centre
1730hrs - Q&A | Refreshment |Networking
1800hrs - Closing speech by Honorary Chairman, ASIS International (Singapore Chapter) and presentation of plaque to STC representative /End of session.

There are only 30 slots available for this field visit and the fees are as follows:

S$10 for ASIS International (Singapore Chapter) paid-up members
S$20 for ASIS International members
Terms and Conditions:

1) This field visit is NOT open to non-ASIS International members. Priority will be given to local chapter members.

2) The host reserves the right to prevent or restrict any members from attending the field visit, which is subject to their internal screening process and company policy. The host’s decision is final and no appeal will be allowed.
3) The host and the organizer reserve the right to cancel or postpone the field visit due to unforeseen circumstances and participants will be notified as soon as possible.
4) Invoice with instruction to pay online will be issued after the online registration.

5) Please note that refunds will not be issued for cancellation or no-show.

6) ASIS International and local members will need to make payment online by 23 June to confirm your attendance. If no payment has been made by 23 June, your registration will be void and opportunity will be given to members who are on the waiting list. No appeal will be allowed.

7) A reminder will be sent to the members to attend the field visit after payment has been made. 

Registration closing date for field visit: 19 June 2017, 2359hrs.


Session 2 (Networking Dinner)
Date: 30 June, 2017 (Friday)
Time: 1830 to 2150hrs
Venue: Singapore Turf Club, Level 4, Committee Box, Casuarina room

Per entry parking is available at Carpark A at $6, and nearest MRT is Kranji MRT Station. 

Programme
1820hrs – Arrival and Registration / Networking and watching live races
1900hrs - Welcome and Introduction by Honorary Chairman, ASIS International (Singapore Chapter)
1905hrs - Presentation on ‘The Leadership in the New Normal World’ by Mr Dennis Tan, Director, RHT Human Capital Institute
1945hrs – Commencement of Dinner and Networking
2015hrs – Presentation on ‘Usage of Twitter from a security perspective’ by Mr Julian Tan, Twitter Regional Security Manager
2045hrs - Lucky Draw
2055hrs – Guided tour of the Parade Ring, close view of the race horses, photo-taking, watching live racing at the Grandstand and networking.
2150hrs - End of session.

Fees:

Complimentary for ASIS International (Singapore Chapter) paid-up members
S$50 for ASIS International members
Buffet Dinner with no pork and no lard (each table will be served with a bottle of red wine.)

Limited complimentary parking ticket for members attending the networking dinner and on a first-come-first-served registration basis.

Registration closing date for networking dinner: 19 June, 2017, 2359hrs.

Terms and Conditions

1) The host and the organizer reserve the right to cancel or postpone the field visit due to unforeseen circumstances and participants will be notified as soon as possible.
2) Invoice with instruction to pay online will be issued after the online registration by ASIS International members.

3) Please note that refunds will not be issued for cancellation or no-show.
4) ASIS International members will need to make payment online by 23 June to confirm your attendance. If no payment has been made by 23 June, your registration will be void and opportunity will be given to members who are on the waiting list. No appeal will be allowed.

5) A reminder will be sent to the International members to attend the networking dinner after payment has been made. 


Kind regards
Member Services

ASIS International (Singapore Chapter)


Please register in the form below.