ASIS International is the leading organization for security professionals worldwide. Founded in 1955, ASIS is dedicated to increasing the effectiveness and productivity of security professionals by developing educational programs and materials that address broad security interests, such as the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits, as well as specific security topics. ASIS also advocates the role and value of the security management profession to business, the media, government entities, and the public.

By providing members and the security community with access to a full range of programs and services, and by publishing the industry's No. 1 magazine—Security Management—ASIS leads the way for advanced and improved security performance.

ASIS International Vision

Be the recognized leader advancing security worldwide.

ASIS International Mission

Promote excellence and leadership in the security management profession.

ASIS International Goals

Fulfill the needs of members and the profession.

Deliver quality education, information, research, and opportunities for networking.

Develop and promote security standards.

Promote professionalism, certification, and ethical conduct.

Advocate to key audiences for ASIS International and the profession.

Strengthen and grow ASIS International.

Key Offerings:

ASIS International 62nd Annual Seminar and Exhibits

September 12-15, 2016, Orlando, Florida

The most comprehensive educational and networking event in the security industry.



ASIS administers four internationally accredited certifications: the Certified Protection Professional (CPP), Professional Certified Investigator (PCI), Physical Security Professional (PSP), and Associate Protection Professional (APP).

Standards and Guidelines

An ANSI-accredited Standards Developing Organization, ASIS works with national and international standards-setting organizations to advance security practices worldwide through the development of standards and guidelines within a voluntary, non-proprietary and consensus-based process.


CSO Roundtable

The CSO Roundtable provides a dedicated forum for the most senior security professionals from the largest and most influential organizations in the world.

Professional Development

ASIS offers an unmatched scope of professional development opportunities to ensure security practitioners are prepared to meet any challenge. From webinars and online learning to classroom programs, ASIS programs are designed to support career advancement and success.



Networking within the ASIS community is one of the most valued of ASIS offerings. Our members can connect globally, 24/7. The Seminar and Exhibits, our education programs, and our local chapter meetings and events are opportune times to meet and network face to face. Our thriving online communities also keep members and security practitioners connected.


ASIS Foundation

The ASIS Foundation is dedicated to supporting our members, our profession and our communities. With the support of ASIS International, member and chapter donations and corporate support, the Foundation is able to invest in elevating security practice through scholarship, research and service.


Talented and worthy members and security students around the globe receive scholarship support from the Foundation to pursue education and certification in the security field.


Each year the Foundation invests in actionable research on current challenges and industry trends in the security field.


Chapters and ASIS councils around the world are committed to improving their communities and the ASIS Foundation is there to help by providing organizational and financial support.