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Take advantage of this exclusive luncheon opportunity to get a break from the show & invite your valued clients & show visitors to a lovely & affordable plated meal in the heart of NYC for a fabulous networking opportunity

Register today for the ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Luncheon on November 15th, in New York City and give yourself & your clients a break from the show!

american-security-expo-luncheonThe highlight of the 2017 AST Homeland Security Awards Program will be the ‘ASTORS’ Awards Presentation Luncheon at ISC East, in the Jacob Javits Exhibition Center from 12:00pm – 2:00pm.

The luncheon will take place immediately prior to the  ISC East Keynote Session featuring Ray Kelly, Former Commissioner of the NYPD,
from 2:00pm – 3:00pm, in room 1A29.

Ray Kelly, Vice Chairman of K2 Intelligence and former Commissioner of the NYPD
Ray Kelly, Vice Chairman of K2 Intelligence and former Commissioner of the NYPD

Ray Kelly, who is known for leading one of the world’s largest police departments through a time of heightened security risks, will discuss his development of the NYPD during the time immediately following 9/11, and will provide insights into today’s most pressing public safety and cyber threats, and how to protect against them.

ISC East is the Northeast’s largest security industry event and your ‘ASTORS’ Awards Luncheon registration includes complimentary attendee access to the show.

Already Exhibiting and/or Attending the 2017 ISC East Conference?

Thank take advantage of this exclusive luncheon opportunity to take a break from the show – Invite your team, guests, clients and show visitors to a lovely and affordable plated meal event in the heart of New York City, for  a fabulous networking opportunity!

To register, click on the banner below, or go to https://americansecuritytoday.com/product/awards-luncheon/

2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program

Sponsored by ATI Systems, Sharp Electronics, Automatic Systems America, Robotic Assistance Devices & More!

American Security Today’s comprehensive Homeland Security Awards Program was organized to recognize the most distinguished vendors of physical, IT, port security, law enforcement, and first responders, in acknowledgment of their outstanding efforts to ‘Keep our Nation Secure, One City at a Time.’

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Come Meet the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Finalists which Include:

  • Advanced Detection Technology, LLC

    • LowCam VI110 Under Vehicle Inspection System
  • Advanced Protection Systems Sp. z o.o.

    • SafeSky Counter UAV system
  • AlertEnterprise

    • AlertEnterprise Sentry
  • AlertMedia

    • AlertMedia Mass Notification Software
  • Allied Universal

    • Allied Universal at Battery Park City Authority
  • Allied Universal

    • Allied Universal at Denver Water
  • Allied Universal 

    • State of Tennessee and Allied Universal
  • American Signal Corporation

    • CompuLert NEXGen
  • AMICO Security

    • ANC Non-Conductive Fence System

(Take a look at AMICO’s Non Conductive Fence solution – Designed to minimize the unplanned occurrences of step and touch potential around power substations. Courtesy of AMICO, a Gibraltar Company, and YouTube)

  • AMICO Security

    • AMIGUARD Perimeter System
  • AMICO Security

    • AMICO Layered Perimeter System
  • AMICO Security

    • AMICO Chameleon System

  • AmpliVox Sound Systems

    • Mity-Lite Plus Portable PA
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


  • Amulet Group Holdings

    • Amulet Ballistic Barriers
  • APERIO Systems

    • Data Forgery Detection Technology
  • Arecont Vision

    • SurroundVideo Omni G3 Adjustable View Multi-Sensor Camera
  • Armor Express

    • Gen2 Razor

(You know the bad days, the call you’d rather not get, the doors you wish you didn’t have to open. We’ll be there, ready to take the hit. So after that one moment.. you’ll be able to get back up. Courtesy of Armor Express and YouTube)

  • ATI Systems

    • MassAlert
  • Attivo Networks

    • Attivo Networks ThreatOps 
  • Attivo Networks

    • Attivo Networks ThreatDefend

  • Automatic Systems America

    • SlimLane Swing Door Security Barrier Optical Turnstile
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


  • Axis Communications

    • XP40-Q1942 Explosion-Protected PT Thermal Network Camera
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


  • Bellevue University

    • Bellevue University Security Management Degree Program
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Gold Award Winner


  • Buchanan & Edwards

    • Marine Corps Recuiting Information Support System (MCRISS) Recruiter Tool (RCT)
  • Business Network of Emergency Resources (BNET)

    • Corporate Emergency Access System (CEAS)
  • Canon U.S.A.

    • uniFLOW, imageRUNNER ADVANCE, imageWARE Secure Audit Manager Express
  • Carybne 

    • Reporty PSAP 911 Emergency Technologies & Mass Notification System

(Reporty brings our clients and users into the next generation of communication between the public and those that have sworn an oath to help them. Reporty is designed to be the global standard for event reporting. With the click of a button anyone can get the help they need anywhere. Courtesy of Reporty – The social safe city, and YouTube)

  • Cellbusters

    • Zone Protector & Zone Manager Cell Phone Detection System
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


  • Centrify

    • Centrify Identity Services

  • CHERRY Americas

    • Smart Card Reading Devices
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


  • Claroty

    • Claroty Platform
  • Cleveland Electric Labs

    • FiberStrike LCM-Switch
  • Cobalt Light Systems

    • Resolve Handheld Chemical ID System for Hazmat, Explosives & Narcotics ID 
  • Code Dx

    • Code Dx Enterprise
  • Crotega

    • Crotega Sentrē  System
  • Demisto

    • Demisto Enterprise

(Learn More, courtesy of Demisto, Geektime and YouTube)

  • Department 13

    • Mesmer Counter Drone Solution
  • Department of Justice (DOJ), Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Office of Personnel Management  (OPM)

    • Risk Management Process Training Program (RMPTP)
  • DHS Science & Technology Directorate (S&T)

    • Enhanced Dynamic Geo-Social Environment (EDGE) Virtual Training Platform
  • DHS Science & Technology Directorate (S&T)

    • Resilient Tunnel Plug (RTP) 
  • DHS Science & Technology (S&T) Directorate First Responders Group (FRG)

    • Flood Apex Program
  • DHS Science & Technology (S&T) Directorate Homeland Security Advanced Research Projects Agency (HSARPA) Explosives Division (EXD)

    • Surface Transportation Explosives Threat Detection (STETD)

  • Everbridge

    • Everbridge Safety Connection

  • FLIR Systems

    • FLIR Griffin G510
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


(Grant Coffey, a retired Portland Fire & Rescue Hazmat Team Coordinator, College Fire Science Instructor, and CBRNE expert of nearly 40 years, provides a brief overview of what a GC-MS can do: types of chemicals it can identify, how it complements other detection technologies in the responder tool kit, and field applications it supports. Courtesy of FLIR Systems and YouTube)

  • FLIR Systems

    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner
  • Forum Systems

    • Forum Sentry API Security Gateway
  • GammaTech Computer Corporation

    • DURABOOK R11
  • Genetec

    • Genetec Stratocast
  • Global Elite Group

    • Aviation Security & Management
  • GTL (Global Tel*Link)

    • Mobile IQ/Blended Approach
  • GTL (Global Tel*Link)

    • GTL Inspire Tablet
  • Haines Security Solutions

    • Physical Security Engineering Training & Certification
  • HID Global

    • HID PIV (Personal Identity Verification)

  • High Rise Escape Systems

    • Guardian Escape System
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Gold Award Winner


(The future of fire escapes is here! Personal Evacuation Systems for buildings up to 100 floors. Protect your family and co-workers with our fixed-mounted or portable units. Inexpensive and easy to set up. Courtesy of High Rise Escape Systems Inc. and YouTube)

  • IndigoVision

    • CyberVigilant
  • Interagency Security Committee (ISC), Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Personnel Management (OPM)

    • Interagency Security Committee Risk Management Process (ISC RMP) Training Program
  • Ivanti

    • Ivanti Identity Director
  • Jeff Price

    • Metropolitan State University of Denver
  • Joseph Sweeney

    • New York City Hospital Police
  • Joseph Yuhasz

    • FBI Special Agent, Cyber Division (CyD), Pittsburgh, PA
  • Kathleen L. Kiernan, Ed.D.

    • SameShield
  • Kiernan Group Holdings

    • Preparedness Without Paranoia
  • Kingston Technology

    • IronKey D300 Encrypted USB drive
  • Konica Minolta Business Solutions


(MOBOTIX Intelligent Process Monitoring for the Security Industry and Critical Infrastructure – The intelligent use of Thermal Radiometry and event management allows us to reliably monitor temperature-critical processes and provide early warning – providing reliable motion detection even in complete darkness without costly installation and maintenance. Courtesy of Konica Minolta US and YouTube)

  • Konica Minolta Business Solutions

    • HID ActivIdentity & AU-211P
  • Konica Minolta Business Solutions

  • Konstantinos Papazoglou, Ph.D.

    • Scientific Research Serving those who Serve: Exploring Stress and Promoting Resilience among Police Officers
  • Lieberman Software

    • Lieberman RED – Rapid Enterprise Defense Suite
  • Lou Krupkin 

    • Terrorism Analyst, Certified Narcotics K-9 Handler

  • LRAD Corporation

    • LRAD 950RXL
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


  • LRAD Corporation

    • LRAD DS-60XL
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


  • Maritime Arresting Technologies

    • Unmanned Underwater-Vessel Interceptor
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


  • Metrasens

    • Proscreen 500
  • NEC Corporation of American

    • NeoFace Express

(NeoFace Express by NEC Corporation of America, has been selected to partner with U.S. Customs and Border Protection {The CBP is also a Finalist in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Awards} for pilot testing of facial recognition in a frictionless biometric exit process for multiple airports across the nation.  Courtesy of NEC Corporation and YouTube)

  • Netwrix Corporation

    • Netwrix Auditor
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


  • NICE Public Safety

    • NICE Inform Elite
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner
  • NopSec

    • NopSec Unified VRM
  • Orolia

    • MEOSAR Satellite Ground System
  • PC Pitstop

    • PC Matic

  • PlateSmart Technologies

    • ARES Insights
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


  • PlateSmart Technologies

    • ARES Viewer
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


  • Probable Cause Solutions

    • Camera Canvass Tracker

(In today’s growing times, with the use of surveillance cameras increasing every day, the need for a system that automatically builds a database of these cameras for you is essential. The new patent pending technology is designed to simplify a task done by investigators every day, canvasing for surveillance cameras. Courtesy of Probable Cause Solutions and YouTube)

  • PRO-VISION Video Systems

    • PROVISION BODYCAM BC-300 with SecuraMax
  • PRO-VISION Video Systems

    • SecuraMax by PRO-VISION
  • PRO-VISION Video Systems

    • PROVISION 1080p HD In-Car Video Recording System

    • Solaris Active Infrared Beam
  • Quanergy

    • Q Guard

  • Quantum Corporation

    • StorNext 6 File System
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


  • Radware

    • Attack Mitigation Solution
  • Raul Arroyo 

    • APG Security and TSA
  • Rave Mobile Safety

    • Rave Panic Button

(Rave Panic Button is the industry leading one button mobile panic application. In seconds, Rave Panic Button clearly communicates an emergency to 9-1-1, on-site personnel, and first responders. As a result, response times are shortened and first responder safety is improved. Courtesy of Rave Mobile Safety and YouTube)

  • Rave Mobile Safety

    • Rave Alert
  • RCMP Police Dog Service Training Centre

    • RCMP Police Dog Service Training Centre Fentanyl Detection Program
  • RedSeal

    • RedSeal Network Modeling and Risk Scoring Platform
  • Robotic Assistance Devices

    • SMP/RAD S5 Robotic Guard
  • Ross Technology

    • Architectural Security Windows and Doors
  • Ross Technology

    • (XT-4200) M50 P1 Post & Beam Gate
  • Ross Technology

    • (XL-501 / RSS-F501D) M50 P1 Post & Beam Fence

  • Securiport

    • Securiport Intelligent Information Management System (IIMS)
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


  • Select Engineering Services

    • Automatic Injury Detection (AID)

(Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office deploys new injury-detecting technology. Select Engineering Services (SES), has developed the only wearable body armor sensor that notifies an entire agency when an attack has occurred on an officer(s) providing GPS Location, Injuries, Medical Information in Seconds (no human input required) & works even if the officer is incapacitated. Courtesy of WSLS 10 and YouTube)

  • Send Word Now From OnSolve

    • SWN Direct
  • Sharp Electronics

    • Sharp INTELLOS Automated Unmanned Ground Vehicle (A-UGV)
  • Shooter Detection Systems

    • Guardian Indoor Active Shooter Detection System
  • Siklu

    • Millimeter wave wireless connectivity radios
  • Siren Operated Sensor (SOS)

    • SOS Silent

  • SolarWinds

    • SolarWinds Log & Event Manager
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


  • SolarWinds

    • SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner


  • Spectracom Corp

    • VersaPNT

  • SpotterRF

    • SpotterRF Compact Surveillance Radar integration with FLIR Thermal PT-Series
    • A 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner
  • Stockton Police Department

    • Virtual Crime Center

(Take a Journey in Evidence Based Policing with the Stockton Police Department. Learn how we identify Focus Areas and create Deployment Strategies designed to form community partnerships and reduce crime. Courtesy of StocktonPD1850 and YouTube)

  • TCOM

    • TCOM 28M Maritime Persistent Surveillance Aerostat
  • TerrorTech

    • TerrorMate
  • Thomas Egan

    • New York City Hospital Police
  • Untangle

    • NG Firewall v13.1
  • U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)

    • CBP Entry/Exit program
  • Vidder

    • Vidder PrecisionAccess
  • Vigilant Solutions

    • License Plate Recognition (LPR) System
  • Vincent J. McNally

    • First Responder Intervention

American Security Today would like to take this opportunity to Recognize and Thank each ‘ASTOR’ Homeland Security Awards Program Finalist for Your Exemplary Service to Our Nation.

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2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program is Sponsored by:

Automatic Systems

SlimLane Series - a Compelling Product Offering for Greater Modularity

Automatic Systems is one of the world leaders of automated physical access control equipment for pedestrian and vehicle entrances.

Secure Control of Pedestrian Access

Designed to allow fast access to authorized individuals, the Automatic Systems pedestrian entry control equipment – secure portals, swinging and retractable obstacle turnstiles, are integrated perfectly within the lobbies of multi-tenant office buildings, at the entrances of financial institutions, registered offices, and even recreation sites.

(Automatic Systems’ SlimLane Turnstiles is the most compelling product offering for security turnstiles on the market, combining maximum throughput in a minimum footprint with high speed and best in class security in a modern and streamlined design. See the Vast Array of Options that the SlimLane Turnstiles Offer, courtesy of Automatic Systems and YouTube) 

Automatic SystemsBased on industrial experience spanning close to 50 years, Automatic Systems designs and manufactures access control equipment for secure access (building access, boarding control, immigration control, etc.), paid access (public transport systems, highway tolls), secure control of vehicle access & more!

Robotic Assistance Devices

The SMP/RAD S5 Robotic Guard from Robotic Assistance Devices and SMP Robotics is a fully autonomous unmanned ground vehicle that incorporates advanced intelligence to augment traditional patrolling services by detecting outdoor activity, including humans and vehicles.

Robotic Assistance Devices (RAD), an innovator in artificial intelligence and robotics, and exclusive North American assembly partner for SMP Robotics, is a Featured Sponsor of the 2017‘ASTORS’ Awards.

The SMP/RAD Robotics S5 Robotic Guard is a fully autonomous unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) that utilizes advanced artificial intelligence systems to augment traditional patrolling services by detecting unauthorized human and vehicle outdoor activity in restricted areas.

The security robot can patrol on a scheduled set route or routes and can report on anomalies that are found on its patrol route.

(RAD robotic solutions are well-suited for use in multiple industries such as corporate enterprises, government, transportation, critical infrastructure, education and healthcare. Courtesy of Robotic Assistance Devices and YouTube)

Robotic Assistance Devices logoThe S5 Robotic Guard is ideal for critical infrastructure and perimeter security to lower risk boost productivity and ensure safety.

It is also essential for remote location monitoring, providing security where otherwise none would be reasonable to implement, including oil and gas production facilities, utility locations and other enterprise sites.

ATI Systems

MassAlertAcoustic Technology Inc. (ATI Systems), a Featured Sponsor of the ‘ASTORS’ Awards, will be displaying it’s MassAlert advanced, net-centric software utilizing state-of-the-art technology to provide the most advanced, reliable and secure Mass Notification System (MNS) with a host of notification options.

With its unparalleled user-friendly graphical interface, MassAlert™ enables system operators to instantly alert and inform personnel of what to do before, during and after an emergency or disaster, and also to broadcast daily announcements and signals. 

ATI systems logo

MassAlert® is customized for each client’s specific system and utilizes field unit icons layered onto location maps and building diagrams of the system to provide system overview and real-time status.

Sharp Electronics Corporation

Sharp INTELLOS™ A-UGVSharp Electronics Corporation – A Featured Corporate Sponsor of the ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program, will be showcasing the Sharp INTELLOS Automated Unmanned Ground Vehicle (A-UGV), at the ‘ASTORS’ Awards Luncheon at ISC East.

The Sharp INTELLOS™ A-UGV is a multi-terrain, mobile sensor, intelligence-gathering robot that can capture video, audio and environmental data while providing a visible deterrent–proactively and without the aid of a human driver.

(The Sharp INTELLOS™ A-UGV, autonomous robotic system can enhance outdoor surveillance, security, safety and maintenance inspections. By integrating with your other technologies, it augments a skilled guard force to provide comprehensive awareness – and help your organization meet the challenges of today’s ever-changing, highly demanding security landscape. Courtesy of Sharp INTELLOS™ A-UGV and YouTube)


Combining automation, mobility and a variety of monitoring and detection functionalities to extend the reach and impact of a traditional security force, the Sharp INTELLOS A-UGV proactive outdoor patrol capabilities offer a compelling advancement over conventional operations.

‘ASTORS’ Award Winning Firms

To highlight the tremendous accomplishments of firms receiving this prestigious award and providing the recognition they deserve, we will be publishing the AST December ‘ASTORS’ Champions Edition – ‘Year in Review.’

The ‘ASTORS’ Champion Edition is published annually in December and highlights some of the tremendous accomplishments the firms nominated to receive this prestigious award, and others, and will include a review of programs and feature details on many of the winning firms.

Please Join Us at the ‘ASTORS’ Awards Presentation Luncheon

At ISC East you will have the chance to meet with technical reps from over 225 leading brands in the security industry, allowing you to find out about new products and stay ahead of the competition.

Encompassing everything from Video Surveillance and Access Control to Smart Home Technologies and Unmanned Security, you’re sure to find products and services that will benefit your company and clients.

‘ASTORS’ WINNERS will also be featured in:

  • The AST Daily News Alerts
  • The AST industry leading website, americansecuritytoday.com
  • PLUS the upcoming AST Champions Edition – the American Security Today Fully Interactive Digital Magazine

To register, click on the banner below, or go to https://americansecuritytoday.com/product/awards-luncheon/

Why American Security Today

The traditional security marketplace has long been covered by a host of publications putting forward the old school basics to what is Today – a fast changing security landscape.

Today’s new generation of security experts need real-time knowledge to deal with terrorism, lone wolf attacks, unprecedented urban violence, shifts in society, culture and media bias’s making it increasingly difficult for Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, First Responders, Military and Private Security Professionals to implement coordinated security measures to ensure national security and improve public safety.

These experts are from Government at the federal, state and local level as well as from private firms allied to government.


American Security Today is the New Face of Homeland Security Solutions

AST focuses on New and Evolving Security Threats at All Levels of Homeland Security and Public Safety for personnel who are on the front lines of protecting our communities, cities and nation.

AST reaches both the private and public experts, essential to meeting today’s growing security challenges, including:

  • Federal, State & Local Government Agencies & Law Enforcement Organizations, Private Security Agencies… Security Directors… Port Directors… Airport Directors… IT/Cyber Security Directors & more
  • Transportation Hubs, Public Assemblies, Government Facilities, Sports Arenas, our Nation’s Schools, Higher Education Campuses and Commercial Business Destinations – are all enticing targets for extremist attacks due to the large numbers of persons and resources clustered together
  • The new integration, where major applications such as Perimeter Protection, Video Surveillance, Access Control and Alarm Systems communicate with one another in a variety of solutions to protect our Cities and Critical Infrastructure
  • Expanded readership into vital Critical Infrastructure audiences such as protection of Nuclear Facilities, Water Plants & Dams, Bridges & Tunnels and other potential targets of terrorism


The AST Digital Publications is distributed to over 75,000 qualified government and homeland security professionals in federal, state and local levels.

AST puts forward the Largest and Most Qualified Circulation in Government with Over 75,000 readers on the Federal, State and Local levels.


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For Sponsorship Opportunities and More on the ‘ASTORS’ Program and AST Champions Edition, please contact Michael Madsen, AST Publisher at: mmadsen@americansecuritytoday.comor call 732.233.8119 (mobile) or 646-450-6027 (office)

Information about the AST 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program awards will be available at americansecuritytoday.com in the Spring of 2018.