Security pros discuss terror, tech

Technological response to terrorism subject of security gathering.
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Security experts and professionals gather for a free conference in Illinois tomorrow, Homeland Response posts, to discuss latest technologies and how the relate to the antiterrorism mission.

"Preparation for and prevention of terrorist attacks are concepts that weigh heavily on the minds of not only government officials but also professionals in the private sector," said Craig Lawrence, CPP, director of Operations at United Risk Partners in Elk Grove Village, Ill., and chairman of the Illinois Northshore Chapter of ASIS. "Terrorism is the subject matter most pressing for security directors right now, and in response industry professionals are joining together to deal specifically with terrorism and homeland security issues in the private sector."


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