Saturday, 28 February 2015

Field Visit - IO Data Centre

Dear Members

ASIS International (Singapore Chapter) will be hosting its 1st quarter's field visit in 2015 at IO Data Center. 

Founded in 2007, IO utilizes the latest Data Center technology to deliver advanced colocation and cloud services to businesses and governments around the world. IO’s next-generation colocation offering gives customers the flexibility to deploy legacy and cloud applications in a secure and efficient environment. IO operates six state-of-the-art Data Centers in Arizona, Ohio, New Jersey, Singapore and soon London. Trusted by some of the most demanding consumers of Data Center services, IO unleashes the potential for the Data Center to deliver sustainable business value.

IO Chief Security Consultant, Robert J Butler, will be flying in from the US and will be leading the DC tour.  Robert J Butler (Bob) has been overseeing IO’s overall security strategy for the past couple of years and he would be able to share with you the various security strategies and technologies implemented at IO Data Center. Robert Butler was the former US Department of Defense Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Cyber Policy and former Chief Security Officer of IO.

Do not miss this rare opportunity to visit IO Data Center and learn the latest security technologies and strategies in managing the security at IO Data Center. You will also enjoy the benefit of networking with Robert Butler and walk away with valuable lessons/ideas in managing Data Center security. 

Participants will qualify for 1 CPE hour towards CPP, PSP and PCI recertification.

Date: March 10, 2015 (Tues)
Time: 1400hrs – 1600hrs
Venue: IO Data Center

7000 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 5 (Seagate)
Singapore, 569877

Hourly parking carpark facility is available at IO Data Center.

1400hrs – Arrival and Registration
1430hrs – Welcome and Introduction (IO and ASIS rep)
1445hrs --  Introduction to Data Center 2.0 (IO Rep)
1500hrs – Data Center Tour (IO rep)
1520hrs – Q&A | Refreshment |
1550hrs -- Closing Speech by Honorary Chairman, ASIS International (Singapore Chapter)
1600hrs -- End of Session

There are only 20 slots 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 and affiliated associations (ACFE, ISACA, (ISC)2 Singapore Chapters and TAPA Asia)

Invoice with instruction to pay online will be issued after registration.

Please note that refunds will not be issued for cancellation or no-shows.

Upon confirmation of your registration, further details will be provided.

You may register using the form below. 

Registration closing date: March 4, 2015

Kind regards,
Member Services

ASIS International (Singapore Chapter)

Registration is Closed

Tuesday, 24 February 2015

AP Dynamics - February Issue

ASIS International's AP Dynamics, the newsletter for ASIS members in the Asia-Pacific region covering ASIS news, chapter news, and important Asia-Pacific headlines, has just published its February 2015 edition. You can access it here.

Wednesday, 11 February 2015

CPP Review Course

The next Advanced Security Management & CPP® Review course is scheduled to run from 23 to 26 March 2015. All ASIS International and Singapore Chapter members are entitled to a discount off the registration fee. Please see the course brochure for full details.

Applying for the CPP® Certification Exam
The CPP® professional qualification is by computer-based examination. Applications to sit the examination, which costs USD300 for ASIS International members and USD450 for non-members, should be made direct to ASIS International via the ASIS website.

The CPP® examination is conducted by ASIS International and is computer-based at a number of Prometric Test Centre in Singapore and globally. Prospective candidates can check their eligibility to sit the examination and register online directly with ASIS International. Further details of the CPP reference materials, examination entry criteria and application form, and Prometric Test Centres can be found on the ASIS website.

The examination fee is not included in the CPP® Review Course package fee, nor are the CPP reference materials – details of which can be found on the ASIS website.

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

Kind Regards,
Member Services
ASIS International (Singapore Chapter)

Monday, 9 February 2015

Q1 Networking and CNY Dinner Event

To celebrate the Lunar New Year and usher in the Year of the Goat, we would like to invite members to a Lunar New Year dinner at

Venue: Food R Us Restaurant
Address: Blk 3, Queens Road #02-171, Singapore 260003
Nearest Mrt Station: Farrer Road Mrt Station (The restaurant is just located beside Farrer Road Mrt Station).

Date: 2 March 2015 (Monday)

Registration begins at 1830hrs.

ASIS International Singapore Chapter 2015 Paid Up members = Complimentary
ASIS International 2015 members = SGD$50

1. For ASIS International 2015 members, do consider signing up for the Singapore Chapter Paid Up membership for SGD100 to enjoy further member benefits for Year 2015 (inclusive of the Q1 networking event). You can sign up via the website before the event, or sign up at the door.
2. For members who have yet to renew either your International membership and/or Singapore Chapter Paid Up membership, do remember to do so before 28 February 2015 to ensure your membership benefits continue throughout Year 2015.

As seats are limited, please RSVP soonest possible via the form below by 20 Feb 2015.

Thank you.

Registration is Closed