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october 12, 2023
      Woman In Security And Next Gen Chapter Event
July 13, 2023
      Steve Siegel will do a presentation on Evolving Landscape of Manned Guarding
March 9,2023
      Workplace Violence/ Active Shooter
February 9, 2023
      Essentials of Aggression Management
October 14, 2021
      Paul Ciolino will be speaking on current events
August 12, 2021
      Mike Crain and Lauris Freidenfelds doing a joint presentation on Workplace Violence Legal and Liability Issues.
May 14, 2020
      Understand Imposter Syndrome and Gain More Confidence
March 11, 2020
      "Workplace Investigations”,
February 13, 2020
      Captain Ron Davis, Metra PD and Officer Jennifer Bulinski, Metra PD Safety & Security Best Practices – Metra Public Transportation
November 14, 2019
      Charles Becket who will be cover the aspect of staged auto accidents.
November 14, 2019
      Joe Barrera ,NICB "It's function in insurance fraud investigations with law enforcement in the insurance industry"
July 11, 2019
      Jeffrey Hartman, Co-Founder of 4Discovery, shares his insight of 20+ years of digital forensics experience to provide a fascinating view of how computer evidence is playing a critical role in a wide-array of corporate investigations and business litigation
June 13.2019
      lPaul J. Ciolino
May 9, 2019
      James Joseph, FEMA Region V Administrator will provide and update of how FEMA’s strategic plan focus areas will impact emergency Managers as well as the private sector
March 14,2019
      Nancy Bourke & Pat Quillinan will talk about Effective Threat Management and prevention
February 14, 2019
      Jim Bartosik is a retired member of the Chicago Police Department Bomb Squad
January 10, 2019
      At out January Chapter meeting Allan Innis will speak on the 'Investigation Process" & "Investigation vs. Threat Assessment."
November 8, 2018
      At our November Chapter Meeting, Paul Timm, PSP will talk about: School Security: How to Build and Strengthen a School Safety Program
October 11, 2018
      At our October meeting, Patrick Murphy will speak about the Blagojevich investigation
September 13, 2018
      Dominic Venturi will be sharing his expertise, techniques and knowledge in Physical Security
August 9, 2018
      At our August meeting, Steven Di Rito will talk about the US Government’s applied explosives expertise during the Boston Marathon bombing
July 12, 2018
      At our next Chapter Meeting, Ray will talk about being the case agent for the FBI investigation into corruption of the Illinois Secretary of State office, code named Operation Safe Road, which lead to the indictment and conviction of 68 Secretary of State employees, individuals associated with these employees and ultimately the indictment and conviction of Governor George Ryan and his top associates.
June 14, 2018
      Daniel S. McDevitt will talk about Violent Incident Prevention, Engagement, and Recovery”
May 10-, 2018
      At our May Chapter Meeting, Michael H. Fogel, Psy.D., ABPP, will talk about Interrupting employee movement toward problematic behavior
April 12, 2018
      At our April Meeting NCIS Agent Mike Kelehar will talk about Active Shooters
February 8, 2018
      At our February meeting, Jerry Robinson will talk about “The Insecurity of Online Passwords - A Current Look at Fresh Approach”
January 11, 2018
      At our January meeting, Maribeth Vander Weele, President of the Vander Weele GroupLLC will speak about Identifying Red Flags Before You Commit
October 12, 2017
      Angela will be speaking about the science of empathy and how to use storytelling to achieve authentic connection during difficult conversations in the workplace.
November 9th 2117
      Law Enforcement / Security Officer. Guest Speaker Patrick Quillinan
August 10, 2017
      At our August Chapter Meeting, Jeff Hartman will talk about “Digital Forensics: Using Bits and Bytes to Enhance the Outcome of Corporate Investigations”
July 13, 2017
      At our July Meeting, Raymond E. Fragoso Assistant Special Agent in Charge will speak to the chapter
June 8, 2017
      “Threat Management in the Large Enterprise” At our June meeting ,Bill Slater will talk about, Creating a Well- Managed Security Operations Center that will Protect Your Enterprise in the Smartest, Most Economical Way
May 11,2017
      Digital Forensics
April 13, 2017
      At our April Meeting, Annie Rohrhoff, will speak about “Terrorism Landscape” The evolution and changes of the threat landscape.
March 9, 2017
      At our March Chapter Meeting, Tom Brady, Associate Dean for the Homeland Security Training Institute (HSTI) will speak to the chapter about his involvement in the Amerithrax (anthrax) investigation in Washington DC in 2002 – 2005.
February 9, 2017
      At our February meeting, Guest speaker, Paul, Author, private detective, and principal of Paul Ciolino and Associates. Will speak on the topic Dead in 6 Minutes.
October 13. 2016
      The North Shore Chapter, ASIS International, will be hosting its 3rd Annual Officer Appreciation Dinner to recognize the contributions made by exemplary northern Illinois law enforcement officers for the protection and service to their communities.
September 9, 2016
      At our June Chapter Meeting, Mark Giuffre, Special Agent with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will continue speaking on the topic of : “Drug Abuse in the Workplace”
July 14, 2016
      Our July Chapter meeting will be a Round Table event on Physical Security! Our panel of experts will lead a group discussion and share best practices concerning IP Video, Video Management Systems, Access Control, Detection Systems, Barriers, etc.
June 9, 2016
      At our June Chapter Meeting, Mark Giuffre, Special Agent with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will be speaking on the topic: “The Heroin Epidemic & Drug Abuse in the Workplace”
May 12, 2016
      At our May Chapter meeting, Peter Kolovos will talk about - “Trauma and Emergency Medical Intervention
April 14, 2016
      At our April Chapter Meeting, Captian Thomas Christensen will talk about, what the bomb team has to offer.
March 10, 2016
      At our March Chapter Meeting, Alyssa Bigelow will speak on Human Trafficking
February 11, 2016
      At our February Chapter meeting, Michael Virden will speak about his experience with developing security plans for large public events he has worked with. (NBA games, Olympics, Super Bowl, etc.)
January 14, 2016
      At our January chapter meeting, Keith Kambic, Director of Security Equity Office Properties will speak on “Security & Safety Protocol at a Multi-Story office complex” – Willis Tower
December 10, 2015
      Holiday Security Extravaganza - Bring your significant other or guest to join in on the fun with the WHITE ELEPHANT GIFT EXCHANGE!
November 12, 2015
      Officer Alfred Maciareillo, Riverwoods, Police Department
October 8,2015
      Special Guest Speaker Park Ridge Police Chief, Frank Kaminski
September 10,2015
      Special Agent (SA) Robert Simmons will speak on FBI– Private Sector Partner in Keeping America Safe
July 9. 2015
      Women In Security (WIS) / Young Professionals - Special Event. A panel discussion will be held with four key female leaders in the Chicagoland area. It will be the event NOT to miss this year! Click on link to learn more about our high profile speakers.
June 11, 2015
      At our June Chapter Meeting: Sean A. Ahrens, CPP discuss Workplace Violence / Active Shooter – Effective Protocols for Protecting Organizational Assets
May,14, 2015
      Mark Bullock, Security Director for ComED will talk about Protecting America’s Electric Grid
April 9,2015
      Scott Kammer; Chief Global Product Protection team. Takeda Pharmaceutical Company will talk abouGlobal Product Protection and Supply Chain Security with the Pharmaceutical Industryand Security Challenges
March 12 ,2015
      Scott Glenn The Chief Security Officer of Sears Holdings Management Corporation presents the techniques and tactics for safeguarding and protecting company assets in a large U.S. retail company.
February 15, 2015
      At out February Chapter Meeting, John Jackson (JJ) - a prior INFRAGARD National Board Member and currently serving as National Vice President. Will speak on INFRAGARD: Role, Mission and Function.
January 8, 2015
      At our January chapter meeting: John Myall, President of MSS, LLC will speak on overseas travel safety
November 13, 2014
      At our November Chapter Meeting: Andrew Velasquez will speak on Developing Public – Private Partnerships and Post Disaster Response & Recovery
October 10, 2014
      Annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Dinner - Deputy Ari Briskman
October 10, 2014
      Annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Dinner - OFFICER DAN RAVENS,
October 10, 2014
      Annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Dinner-DETECTIVE ANA OSTAP
Outober 10, 2014
      Annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Dinner - INVESTIGATOR, ANDREW RHEINTGEN,
October 9, 2014
      At this October meeting: we will host our 1st Annual Law Enforcement / Security Officer Appreciation. Lake County, Sheriff Mark C. Curran Jr. will be our guest speaker
September 11, 2014
      For our September Chapter Meeting, Paul Timm, President of RETA Security will talk about School Security Concerns & Solutions in the 21st Century.
August 14, 2014
      At our August Meeting: Mr. Slater will talk about The Edward Snowden NSA Data Breach of 2013: How it happened, and its consequences and implications for the U.S. and the IT Industry
July 10, 2014
      At our July meeting, Michael Gabriel will speak on Cybersecurity and Compliance Risk Overview
April 14. 2014
      Our May chapter meeting - Daniel Colin will speak on: How senior corporate security executives prepare and develop their security employees for advancement and promotion.
March 28, 2014
      At our April meeting, learn about the role, mission and function of the Chicago OEMC.
March 12, 2014
      Phil Harris will speak about Social Media Monitoring for Corporate Security Professionals
February 1, 2014
      Illinois Statewide Terrorism Intelligence Center (STIC): Role, Mission, Function.
Janurary 7, 2014
      January Chapter Meeting: We will have a representative from the Chicago-land Organized Retail Crime Unit speaking about retail approaches to fighting organized retail Crime (ORC): Tactics, Techniques and Procedures.
November 14, 2013
      November Chapter Meeting: Bill Leap will discuss and answer questions about the new Illinois Concealed Carry Act and what to expect as a result of this new legislation.
October 10, 2013
      Our October Chapter Meeting: Mr. Wade Pinnell will talk about Remote Monitoring: the Virtual Security Officer.
September 12, 2013
      Our September meeting will be finalizing plans and volunteer information for the upcoming Seminar and Events.
August 8, 2013
      Our August meeting: Mr. Slater will talk about the realities, threats, and cyberweapons of cyberwarfare and cyberattacks.
July 11, 2013
      Our July Chapter meeting: Managing the Safety and Security interests of associates, customers and local community partners on a national level.
June 13, 2013
      June Chapter Meeting: Charles DuShane will speak on DHS Security and Active Shooter Resources.
May 9, 2013
      Protecting Trade Secrets & Intellectual Property in an Increasingly Hostile World. Don't Let Others Steal Your or Your Clients’ Important Competitive Information
April 11, 2013
      For our April meeting: Our guest speaker Greg Johnson, CPP, President of Huffmaster Crisis Response, LLC, will discuss contingency planning for a labor dispute. To learn more about our speaker, click on the link.
March 14, 2013
      March Chapter Meeting: Bill Leap, CPP will present on "Managing an Armed Security Force". Mr. Leap is Vice President from Titan Security Services. His presentation will focus on subjects from implementation to ongoing management perspectives. To learn more about the topic or our speaker, click on the link.
January 10, 2013
      January Chapter Meeting - Our presentation will be on Gang Awareness & Recognition. Come and get an update from Montague Hall, President of Global Security Group. Click link to learn more about speaker.
December 13, 2012
      Come join us for our Annual Holiday Meeting. We will have good food, sprits, and special surprise entertainment. Bring your spouse and guests to help us celebrate this Holiday Season.
November 8, 2012
      This meeting will be an important informational meeting about the volunteer needs for the upcoming 2013 ASIS International Seminar & Exhibits. This will be a recap meeting of the volunteer meeting which was held in Chicago on October 16th.
October 11, 2012
      Our October Chapter Meeting: Our Guest speaker will be Joseph (Joe) Ahern, Executive Director of the 100 Club of Chicago. Mr. Ahern will be sharing with us along with a short video about the 100 Club of Chicago and how it provides financial and educational assistance for surviving spouses and dependents of law enforcement officers, firefighters and paramedics who lose their lives in the line of duty.
August 9, 2012
      August Chapter Meeting: Our speaker this month will be Carlos Villarreal, CST, Senior Vice President Commercial Real Estate Services, Whelan Security and the former Director of Security at the Sears Tower, now known as the Willis Tower. Mr. Villarreal will discuss what it takes to prepare a high rise commercial building for a national security event. With the latest events in Chicago, this is a must attend meeting. To learn more about our speaker and the topic, click on the link.
July 12, 2012
      July Chapter Meeting: Mark Brenzinger, Psy.D., will be our speaker. He will discuss "WAVR-21", which is a structured professional judgment assessment tool that is scientifically grounded and increasingly considered as part of a best practice approach to assessing and managing workplace violence risk. To learn more about the topic or our speaker, click on the link.
June 14, 2012
      30 Year Anniversary - Meeting / Coctail Party: We are celebrating 30 years of existence as a chapter. Come and learn about our chapter and how it came into existence. You'll have a chance to network with former board members as well as chapter members with more than 30 years of membership. Guest speakers will include Deborah Allen, CPP, ASIS International Director and special video guest appearance by our ASIS President, Eduard J. Emde, CPP.
May 10, 2012
      Chapter Meeting: Russ Collett, a retired U.S. Secret Service high-ranking official, who currently is the Director of Strategic Business Development for Lauren Innovations will present on "Emerging Technologies", their attributes and a guide toward evaluating and selecting productive, useful and valuable solutions. To learm more about our speaker or the topic, click on the link.
April 12, 2012
      April Chapter Meeting: Come and hear about various "Complex Criminal Defense and Wrongful Convictions" by Mr. Paul J. Ciolino, principal of Paul J. Ciolino & Associates, Inc. To learn more about our speaker and the topic, click on the link.
March 8, 2012
      March Chapter Meeting: We will be having a joint meeting with the Northern Illinois Association of Contingency Planners. Our topic of discussion will be "Preparing Your Organization For Major Events." Our speaker, Ray Van Hook, CPP, CIPM, Global Security Department / Manager Lake County Security - Abbott Laboratories, will be our speaker. To learn more about our speaker, click on the link.
February 9, 2012
      February Chapter Meeting: Join us at our new location, Tuscany - Wheeling, to hear about the Federal Bureau of Investigations and its responsibilities in the Post 9/11 era. Come get insight into how the FBI interacts with other agencies, what exactly the government consistutes as terrorism and who has the jurisdiction to investigate these issues. To learn more about our speaker, click on the link.
January 12, 2012
      January Chapter Meeting: Join us at our new meeting location of Tuscany Wheeling, 550 South Milwaukee Avenue, Wheeling, IL. Our speaker for the evening will be Paul Timm, PSP, President of RETA Security, Inc., and a nationally acclaimed security consultant. Mr. Timm will discuss "A New Start: Security & Technology in 2012". In the presentation Mr. Timm will discuss technology risks & solutions, improving security awareness, elevating security's standing and helping yourself. To learn more about our speaker, click the link.
October 13, 2011
      October Chapter Meeting: * Please note change in speaker. Mr. Mike Carlson, CPP, President of Probe, Inc. will present "Detection & Prevention: Explosive Chemicals". We will also be conducting our annual election for the chapter board members. To learn more about our speaker and the topic, click on the link.
September 8, 2011
      September Chapter Meeting: Mr. Thomas A. Gluzinski, owner of Paladin Consulting, will address the potential threat to our security in the wake of the rise of Chinese Nationalism and Global Projection. To learn more about our speaker, click on the link.
August 11, 2011
      August Chapter Meeting: Join in and learn about "The Synergies of Guards & Technology: Virtual Security in the Age of Cloud Computing" as our speaker Thomas Hines, CPP, PSP, Senior Director from VirSec™ / Virtual Security a Huffmaster company will present on this intriguing topic. He will discuss the challenges of intermixing guards and technology in the age of cloud computing. For more information on the presentation and our speaker, click on the link.
July 14, 2011
      July Chapter Meeting: Come join in a lively discussion about "What Security Professionals Really Need to Understand About Facial Recognition" as our speaker will be Allan Olbur from CALComm Technology Solutions. He will discuss the art / science of facial recognition. To learn more about our speaker, click on the link.
June 9, 2011
      June Chapter Meeting: Mr. Lauris Freidenfelds will present on the effective management of violent patients and visitors in a medical center. He will discuss "BART" - Behavioral Action Response Team and how it will play a role in the initial action planning. To learn more about our speaker, click on the link.
May 12, 2011
      May Chapter Meeting: Joseph E. Troiani, Ph.D. and retired Commander of the United States Navy will present on "Still Keeping America Safe: Key Role of Intelligence in Preventing Terrorist Attacks." Behind the recent successful Navy SEAL operation that finally ended Osama Bin Laden's existence, a network of anonymous and very diligent men and women do detailed, often tedious work gathering and maintaining information from a myriad of sources key to or safety. Dr. Troiani will give us an overview and share some of the interesting unclassified details of the recent success. For more information on our speaker, click the link.
April 14, 2011
      April Chapter Meeting: Michael Maseth, Special Agent - FBI, will be presenting on the case which eventually became known as Operation Family Secrets. This case was one of the largest RICO murder cases in the United States' history. Frank Calabrese, Sr and members of the Chicago Outfit werecharged in a comprehensive racketeering indictment, which included eighteen murders, extortion, loan sharking, gambling and income tax evasion. To learn more about the topic and our speaker, click on the link.
March 10, 2011
      March Chapter Meeting: Our guest speaker for this month, Lt. Jeffry Murphy (Ret. Chicago P.D.) will begin his presentation by answering the question, "what is CIT (Crisis Intervention Teams) and why is it so vitally important to law enforcement?" Lt. Murphy was a pioneer in developing CIT programs and is a nationally recognized expert. CIT provides law enforcement the necessary foundation for recognizing the behavioral indicators of mental illness or impairment and the skills needed to respond safely and appropriately. Whether it is a military veteran suffering from TBI or PTSD, a disoriented elder possibly suffering from a form of dementia or a person with bipolar disorder in need of medication, when the behavior that invited police intervention is resulting from a mental disorder, special vulnerabilities exist for both the police and the troubled person. CIT addresses the unique risks and methodology essential for safe, ethical and compassionate resolution. Lt Murphy's presentation will provide a basic overview and highlight CIT's future focus on specific population groups. To learn more about our speaker, click the link.
February 10, 2011
      February Chapter Meeting: Mr. Peter Cullen , retired FBI, will present "Operation Restore Faith". The FBI conducted a two year investigation into law enforcement corruption in the Chicagoland area which resulted in five Chicago Police Officers and seven drug dealers who were either convicted or plead guilty to Federal Racketeering and Corruption charges. For more information about our speaker or about the topic, click the link.
January 13, 2011
      January Chapter Meeting: Mr. Steven Uhrik, LCSW, CEAP, RLC - a licensed Clinical Social Worker, a Certified Employee Assistance Professional and Threat Assessment Specialist - will be presenting on "Successful Inter-Disciplinary Collaboration". He will provide ideas and methods for effecting inter-disciplinary collaboration which can bring EAP/ Mental Health Professionals 'to the table' with Human Resources, Occupational Health, Security and the Legal Department and the business units. To learn more about our speaker and the topic, click on the link.

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