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Speakers for the Year 2014

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Date

Topic

Speaker(s)

07/16/14

Contemporary Counterterrorism - Africa

Raymond M. Mori, SSA

06/18/14

Risk Assessment and Master Planning

Benjamin M. Butchko, CPP

05/21/14

VOICE OF SECURITY:
Trends In Intercom, Public Address, and
Mass Notification Emergency Communications

Paul Rux

04/16/14

21st CENTURY ADVANCEMENTS IN HARD ARMOR: NEW SOLUTIONS FOR INTEGRATING USABILITY AND AFFORDABILITY OF DISCREET HARD ARMOR INTO PHYSICAL PROTECTION SYSTEMS

Tim L. Williamson, J.D.

03/19/14

Express Kidnapping:
The New Form of Unlawful Imprisonment

Joseph M. Glad

02/19/14

The Safety and Security Implications of the December 2013 Radioactive Source Theft Event in Mexico

Dr. Robert Emery

01/15/14

Retail Loss Prevention Members
Working Together with Community and
Law Enforcement to Reduce Retail Crime

HPD Officer James Sobota

 

 

Raymond M. Mori, SSA
FBI – Houston

 

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Benjamin M. Butchko, CPP
President & CEO
Butchko, Inc.

 

 

Paul Rux
Director of Sales Mexico and South Central Region U.S.A.
Zenitel USA, Inc.

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Tim L. Williamson, J.D.
PROSEQUI, LLC.


 

 

Joseph M. Glad
Surveillance Specialty Group
Surveillance Training Academy
& Private Investigations
Owner/Managing partner


 

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Dr. Robert Emery
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston


Dr. Robert Emery
Professor of Occupational Health
The University of Texas School of Public Health
Division of Epidemiology, Human Genetics and Environmental Sciences

Vice President for Safety, Health, Environment & Risk Management

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

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HPD Officer James Sobota
Houston Citywide PIP Coordinator

 

Special Meeting Guest!

ASIS 2014 President Richard E. Widup, Jr., CPP, will attend the luncheon. This is an honor for our chapter!

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Officer Sobota's Information

Bio and Presentation Symopsis

Retail Alliance Public-Private Partnership Award.

 

Speakers for the Year 2013

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Date

Topic

Speaker(s)

12/18/13

End of 2013 Year Meeting

Greg Autry

11/20/13

An Introduction to InfraGard:
An FBI-sponsored public/private partnership dedicated to increasing communication and collaboration for the protection of
U.S. critical infrastructure.

Special Agent Angela Haun
FBI

10/23/13

Scams, Scoundrels, and Security

Tripp Brinkley
U. S. Postal Inspection Service

09/2013

No Meeting Held This Month

 

08/21/2013

Use of Social Media
For Security and Public Safety Professionals

Eric Klasson
Snap Trends

07/17/13

Harris County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Adrian Garcia
HCSO

06/19/13

Dynamic Threat Environment

Mark Sloan
Harris County Homeland Security &
Emergency Management

05/15/13

2013 ASIS Houston Chapter Annual Seminar

Seminar Synopsis

04/17/13

Active Shooter

Stephen Daniel
Houston Police Department

03/20/13

Defense Support of Civil Authorities:
Hurricane Sandy Response.

Commander Robert E. Schoen

02/20/13

The Proliferation and Criminal Activities
of Gangs in the Houston Area

Lieutenant Craig Williams
Houston Police Department

01/18/12

Designing School Security: Better School Security Plans Through Architectural Design

Cody Wortham

 

Chapter Chairman Geg Autry

No Photo

Topic:

1. 2013 Presentations of Scholarships - UHD and Sam Houston State
2. Presentation of charity contribution to Assist the Officer Program
3. Public Safety Officer of the Year Award Presentation
4. Recognition Ceremony for those individuals and companies who contributed to the Chapter's success this year.
5. State of the Chapter Address

 

Special Agent Angela Haun
FBI

No Photo

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Tripp Brinkley
Assistant Inspector in Charge
Houston Division
U. S. Postal Inspection Service


The latest in online schemes, mail fraud and security advice for chem, bio, explosive, and radioactive threats; physical security recommendations; Postal Inspector response capabilities, and best practices.

 

Eric Klasson
Chairman and CEO
Snap Trends

 

Eric Klasson will discuss how social media networks are accessed by analysts using various software platforms to develop relevant insights in the corporate security and public safety markets. As the growth in social communities continues to increase, so does the ability of organizations to access open source social data for a variety of professional objectives and outcomes.

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Sheriff Adrian Garcia
Harris County Sheriff's Office

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Mark Sloan
Harris County Homeland Security &
Emergency Management Coordinator

The topic refers to the broad base of threats that Harris County residents are vulnerable including weather, man-made and terrorism.

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2013 ASIS Houston Annual Seminar
EMERGING TRENDS IN THE SECURITY WORLD!
Cyber Attacks & Threats/Terrorism/Latin America Cartel & Intelligence/Physical Security Technologies of the Future/PSIM (Physical Security Info Mgmt.)/Mass Notification & Crisis Communications/Protecting Assets with Technology/
Fraud Investigations/CPTED/Law Enforcement Interview & Interrogation.

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Stephen Daniel
Senior Community Liaison
Houston Police Department

Dating back to 1966 at the University of Texas we have seen senseless and tragic loss of life due to deranged individuals. In our current world which is filled with disaster it is prudent to know what to expect and what to do should you find yourself in the face of an active shooter. Some of the high points that will be discussed will include:

* A historic overview of Active Shooting in America.
* Active Shooter profile
* Police response
* Run, Hide, Fight
* Priority of Life Scale
* Emergency Response Plans
* Terrorism
* Case Studies

Also presented are the films "Run, Hide, Fight" and "Last Resort Active Shooter Survival Measures."

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Commander Robert E. Schoen
NORAD - U.S. Northern Command

 

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Lieutenant Craig Williams
Gang Division
Houston Police Department

 

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Announcement!

Ray Rhodes was awarded
Life Membership at the meeting.


 

 

Cody J. Wortham
SHSU Security Studies

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