ASIS International is the leading organisation for security professionals worldwide. Founded in 1955, ASIS is dedicated to increasing the effectiveness and productivity of security professionals by developing educational programs and materials that address broad security interests, such as GSX (the Global Security Exchange), as well as specific security topics. ASIS also advocates the role and value of the security management profession to business, the media, government entities, and the public.
The UK Chapter of ASIS International is the fourth largest in the world and the largest outside of the Americas. They run educational, networking, social, and charity events along with programmes supporting Women in Security, Young Professionals, and those transitioning from the police and military into the security profession.