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Hey, we get it: you’re a busy LP professional. You don’t have much time to keep tabs on industry event details. Let LPM help you find your next networking opportunity, retail technology expo, or training course. Take a look at the retail and loss prevention conferences, events, and activities you’ll want to mark down for the next few weeks!
Looking further down the line? Check out the Calendar of Events to see more. You can also submit your own LP conference or retail event to johns [at] lpportal.com to be listed.
- When? August 29
- Where? Chicago, IL
The third annual Cyber Security Summit: Chicago connects c-suite and senior executives responsible for protecting their companies’ critical infrastructures with innovative solution providers and renowned information security experts. Admission is $350 each, which provides access to all interactive panels, discussions, catered breakfast, lunch and cocktail reception. By attending a full day at the Cyber Security Summit, you will receive a certificate granting you 6 CPE credits. To earn these credits, you must participate for the entire conference and confirm your attendance with your signature at the end of the day. To receive complimentary admission, register at CyberSummitUSA.com with code LPMAG2018.
- When? August 29
- Where? Atlanta, GA
The annual conference is in its 8th year and will continue to build on its mission of providing law enforcement and loss prevention professionals with opportunities to come together for a day of networking, training and information sharing. The GRAORCA Retail Crime Conference will be held at The Hyatt Regency in Downtown Atlanta on August 29, 2018 from 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM. LPM will be present at this event.
- When? September 5-6
- Where? Oak Brook, IL
In June 2010, law enforcement personnel and corporate retail partners came together to discuss the issues of organized retail crime. In an effort to more efficiently and effectively prevent, investigate and prosecute these criminals, those individuals have together created the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office Regional Organized Crime Task Force. Guest speakers at the 8th annual training and conference will include Bill Kurtis; Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx; Superintendent Eddie T. Johnson of the Chicago Police Department; and FBI Special Agent in Charge Jeffery Sallet. Topics will cover fraud, crypto-currency, terrorism, the opioid epidemic, interrogation techniques, active shooter pre-indicators, and much more.
- When? September 20
- Where? Mississauga, Ontario
RCC Retail Secure is Retail Council of Canada’s newly expanded loss prevention conference designed for retailers. This all-day event will explore three significant issues in the changing reality of retail: fraud protection, data security and loss prevention. To provide depth on these issues, specialized educational sessions have been developed for attendees to customize their learning experience during the conference. Leading security, protection and prevention experts will present best practices and improvement strategies. This event will also feature a full range of exhibitors to provide expertise on the latest in asset protection programs, technology and investigation techniques.
- When? September 23-27
- Where? Las Vegas, NV
Formerly the ASIS International Annual Seminar and Exhibits, Global Security Exchange (GSX) aims to unite the full spectrum of security—cyber and operational security professionals from across the private and public sectors, allied organizations and partners, and the industry’s leading solution providers—for a comprehensive security event. The GSX education program led by ASIS, InfraGard, and ISSA subject-matter experts will consist of 300+ sessions, each designed to deliver valuable, actionable takeaways to help shape your security strategy.
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