Alexandria, VA (Vocus/PRWEB) January 06, 2011
Companies and organizations involved in security measures at high-risk chemical facilities will have the opportunity to learn valuable information during the upcoming SIA online town hall meeting about CFATS.
The federal government's Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) establish risk-based performance standards for the security of the nation’s chemical facilities. During the town hall meeting, experts will offer a set of best practices to meet CFATS requirements. Speakers will include:
- John Romanowich, President & CEO, SightLogix (moderator)
- Sue Armstrong, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Infrastructure Protection, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
- Gregory Eatmon, Global Security Manager, Baker Hughes
- Clyde Miller, Director of Corporate Security, BASF
The meeting will be held on Thursday, Jan. 27, at 2 p.m. ET. Registration is available on the SIA website. (No charge for SIA members, $35 for non-members.)
The Security Industry Association (http://www.siaonline.org ) is the leading trade group for businesses in the electronic and physical security market. SIA protects and advances its members' interests by advocating pro-industry policies and legislation on Capitol Hill and throughout the 50 states; producing cutting-edge global market research; creating open industry standards that enable integration; advancing industry professionalism through education and training; opening global market opportunities; and providing sole sponsorship of the ISC Expos, the world's largest security trade shows and conferences.