ASIS Austin Events

GSX, the world's most comprehensive security event, is the only event that brings together security professionals from all vertical markets throughout the world to network, learn, and re-invest in the industry.  It's home for security practitioners and their partners.  GSX 2020 will be held September 21st through 23rd in Atlanta, GA at the Georgia World Congress.  Click here to learn more!  GSX 2020 Update - May 8th, 2020


The Austin Chapter of ASIS International is pleased to announce that Member Bernadette King has volunteered to lead our local Women In Security group.  The goals of this group are to provide support and assistance to women in the security field as well as to inspire those interested in entering the profession.  If you are interested in joining this group and receiving communications related to it, please email us at  Women in Security.  Connect with us in our LinkedIn Group.



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The Austin Chapter of ASIS International is proud to announce that our Member John Demming has volunteered to lead and a local Yound Professional group.  The Young Professionals Council's mission is to provide a platform for the development and education of young professionals in the security industry and those newly entering the security profession.  If you are interested in joining our Young Professionals group, please email us at  Young Professionals.



Interested in achieving a Physical Security Professional (PSP) certification?  Please email Joshua Cole to be added to the group.  Study Groups meet in Austin on the second Thursday of each month from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

February 13th   --   March 12th   --   April 9th   --   May 14th   --   June 11th   --   July 9th   --   August 13th   --   September 10th (if necessary)  


Certified Protection Professional (CPP) certification study sessions are currently being hosted.  Please email James Barnes to be added to the group.  Study groups meet in Austin on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays from March through September 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

April 8th   --   April 22nd   --   May 13th   --   May 27th   --   June 10th   --   June 24th   --   July 8th   --   July 22nd    --   August 12th   --   August 26th   --   September 9th (if necessary)


ASPIN - Aiding Security Professionals In Need is meeting needs in the Security Industry, one event at a time.  Every year there are significant events that affect people we know in the security industry.  ASPIN exists to support those people during serious life impacting events.  

To find out more about the organization, please visit ASPINCARES.


ASIS Austin encourages you as members to join and become involved in the Central Texas Crime Prevention Association.  For information on upcoming events, please visit CTCPA.  For contact information on the Board, visit CTCPA Board.

Please email the Region President, Kristi Hosea or Regional Membership Chairperson, Ingrid Friedman for membership information.  Annual membership dues are $30 per year.

TCPA will be hosting the Annual Conference in College Station, TX July 13-17 2020 and are looking for ASIS Austin companies for education, sponsorship, and support.  Visit TCPA for information on the conference, sponsor information, online vendor registration, and to reserve your hotel room!  If youinterested in being a workshop speaker, please contact John Gabrielson; he will work with you on getting your course approved for TCOLE credit and necessary documentation.

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Scholarships are currently being coordinated.  If you are interested in participating in the selection committee or applying for a scholarship please email [email protected]