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The security consultant is a vital link between a building or facility’s requirement for security and the successful installation of a system to meet that requirement. From risk assessment to security audit to system design to the details of implementation and practice, it is the security consultant who identifies, then turns requirement into reality. SecuritySpecifiers allows a variety of constituencies – OEM's, integrators, facility owners and operators, end-users, and architectural firms – to access an up-to-date listing of companies and individuals skilled in the design and specification of physical security systems.
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Announcing CONSULT 2018

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SecuritySpecifiers announces CONSULT 2018, a technical security symposium, exclusively for the security industry’s leading design consultants. By all accounts, CONSULT 2017 was a tremendous success. CONSULT 2018 will build on this to offer technical security consultants a richer, more rewarding experience.
On November 3-6, 2018, the industry's best security consultants will gather to learn, network and discuss today’s most important security issues. Offering viewpoints on the industry’s direction and challenges, CONSULT 2018 will leave its participants better equipped to navigate the future consulting landscape.
From cyber security to spec writing and design issues, the environment that security consultants and engineers face is constantly evolving. Technical complexities and business operational efficiencies continue to escalate. The scope of design considerations and technologies to solve them continue to grow.
Mark your calendars to be in Nashville for CONSULT 2018 - stay tuned for details!

Link to CONSULT 2018 Pages
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Elliot A. Boxerbaum Design Award

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Nominations for the 2018 Elliot A. Boxerbaum Award for Security Design Project of the Year are now open. The award will recognize projects that went live in 2017 or Q1 2018. The Elliot A. Boxerbaum Memorial Award will be presented to a consulting or engineering company which designed and specified a qualified and completed security design project. It will recognize collaboration, design excellence, uniqueness, creativity, and administration factors which contributed to a highly successful security project.
The presentation will occur at CONSULT 2018, SecuritySpecifiers Technical Security Symposium on November 5, 2018 in Nashville, TN.
Award project finalists and designers will be featured on Security InfoWatch and in Security Technology Executive magazine.
We congratulate Mead & Hunt for their winning submission for the 2017 Elliot A. Boxerbaum Award on the Sedgwick County Adult Detention Facility. Also, we recognize Elert & Associates for their Honorable Mention Award for U.S.Bank Stadium and DVS Security for their Honorable Mention Award for Sandy Hook Elementary School.

Link to Award Information
Read About 2017's Winning Project

Podcast Available

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Listen to Chris Peterson's recent podcast interview with SecuritySpecifiers' founder,
Ray Coulombe, on guidance in dealing with security designers and consultants.


Training and Education Events through 6/25/2018


Cyber:Secured Forum

6/4/2018 - 6/6/2018    Meeting

Today's Featured Consultant - 5/26/2018

Featured Consultant Name Image.  Thomas Pilson

Thomas Pilson
Professional Systems Engineering LLC

Mr. Pilson has 15 years of distinguished service as a justice facilities practitioner with specialization in policy and procedures, security, and technologies. As Coordinator of Information Systems and Security for a large County Detention Center, he was responsible for ensuring that day-to-day operations of the Detention Center were not impeded by security related problems. This experience afforded him the opportunity to work closely with government officials, as well as with law enforcement officers at all levels, security professionals, architects, engineers, and policy makers providing security enhancements for numerous new construction and expansions as part of physical building upgrades. Mr. Pilson's knowledge of physical security, digital security, hardware, access control, CCTV, automation, video recording, and control room design is based on 15 years of providing hands-on training. Site expertise includes ultra-high security access control, fencing, perimeter detection, and surveillance. Mr. Pilson is trained in emergency management, security policy and procedures, post order development, assessments, and fire code requirements.

Phone: +1 215 661-1600
Email: thp@profsyseng.com
Linked-In: www.linkedin.com/in/thomaspilson
Certifications: PSP, CSC

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