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​​​Backed by the enormous resources of ASIS International but small enough to offer you immediate VIP service, the CSO Center for Leadership and Development is the next step in your career journey—as well as in the growth of your deputies. Download our CSO Center membership brochure to learn more. 

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Annual dues are $500 
Please note: CSO Center dues are in addition to the ASIS International member dues. Membership is individual and not transferable.

Questions? Contact the CSO Center via email or by phone at +1.703.518.1509.

Member Benefits


Whether you are attending our exclusive events or visiting the password protected website, you will interact with a vibrant community of the most influential security executives in the world.

CSO Center members can connect with peers globally at an exclusive executive lounge at all ASIS International global events. In addition to special receptions, volunteer leadership opportunities, and events that foster peer-to-peer exchange of ideas and best practices.


Tailored education sessions are offered to CSO Center members at all our global events, in addition to a special track at the ASIS International Annual Seminar and Exhibits, 25-28 September in Dallas, TX.

The Annual CSO Summit bring senior security executives, policymakers, and thought leaders together for two intense days of high-level sessions. This year's program 23-25 April in Washington, DC will see 75 executives participating in thought provoking discussions, timely education, and high caliber networking at some of DC's most exclusive venues.

Leadership development resources, one-on-one-executive coaching, on-demand benchmarking surveys, an executive job board and members-only resources ensure members of the CSO Center are always ahead of the curve and well-informed.

Members-Only Website

The password-protected website offers a wealth of information including

  • best practices
  • metrics, policies and procedures
  • new job listings
  • headline news and information

In addition, members share opinions on the blog and can benchmark their security program with peers on a range of management areas including travel security, background checks, and ROI of security initiatives.