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Security Resources

2018 Port Security Seminar & Expo
This seminar addresses the latest regulatory updates, current industry trends and key security and safety challenges confronting public seaports, and includes sessions on information technology issues such as cybersecurity.

Seaports Magazine Summer 2018: Stepping It Up
The summer 2018 issue of Seaports magazine focused on how ports how ports are stepping up their efforts to meet security standards. Articles include Strong Safety Practices Require Holistic Approach and Keeping the Waterside Secure

2017 Port Security Seminar & Expo
This seminar addressed the latest regulatory updates, current industry trends and key security and safety challenges confronting public seaports. Security-focused sessions include Public Space Vulnerabilities, Cruise Security, Unmanned Aircraft Systems in the Maritime Environment, CBP Manpower Status and Challenges, Cybersecurity Preparedness and Resiliency in the Marine Environment and Port Security Grants Programs.

Seaports Magazine Summer 2017: Partnering for Success
The summer 2017 issue of Seaports magazine focused on how ports can collaborate with stakeholders to create effective security measures. Articles include Port Security: An Exercise in Partnerships, Lessons from the Past: A Renewed Commentary on Port Security and Cyber Security: What Port Authorities Need to Know.

Security Committee
The AAPA Security Committee focuses on protection of cargo and facilities from theft, pilferage and vandalism, including prudent business and operating practices, appropriate facility design security and personnel training and procedures and port security technologies and techniques.