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October 9, 2018

ASIS to launch APP certification for new security professionals

According to the ASIS website, “ASIS developed this certification program to provide the first 'rung' on the security manager’s career ladder.”

Facebook wants people to invite its cameras into their homes

Facebook is launching the first electronic device to bear its brand, a screen and camera-equipped gadget intended to make video calls easier and more intuitive.

Commissionaires Southern Alberta appoints new CEO

On Oct. 5, the Board of Governors of Commissionaires Southern Alberta announced the appointment of Charles Caldwell as the company's new Chief Executive Officer.
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CS@40 Awards: Photos and recap

Canadian Security kicks off first annual awards event with a keynote from a noted IBM expert on new approaches to AI in security and recognition for three dedicated security professionals. » Read full article

High court rules Quebec legislature guards fired for voyeurism can grieve

The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled that three former security guards at the Quebec legislature can grieve their firings after they were found to be using a camera to spy on patrons of a neighbouring hotel. » Read full article

Canada joins allies in condemning 'malicious' Russian cyberattacks

Canada joined NATO allies on Thursday in blaming the Russian military for new cyberattacks that targeted the international chemical weapons agency and the investigation into the mysterious 2014 crash of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine. » Read full article

GSX in Vegas: a new look for the annual ASIS conference

According to ASIS International, the new-look conference drew approximately 20,000 attendees and featured 550 exhibitors from 113 different nations. » Read full article
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Industry players form The Open Security and Safety Alliance

The alliance is a non-profit corporation that brings together like-minded organizations to outline specifications for a common standardized platform for security and safety solutions, which are accessible for everyone. » Read full article

Security Through Safe Design CPTED course (Basic)

Location: Ottawa, Ont.
Date: October 15-17, 2018
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Security Through Safe Design CPTED Course (Advanced)

Location: Ottawa, Ont.
Date: October 18-19, 2018
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Security Canada Central

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: October 24-25, 2018
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Unmanned Canada

Location: Vancouver, B.C.
Date: October 30 – November 1, 2018
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