Ex-NYC police and fire commissioner to keynote CSAA conference

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

VIENNA, Va.—Howard Safir, former police and fire commissioner of New York City under Mayor Rudy Giuliani, will keynote the 2013 Central Station Alarm Association International Annual Meeting, to be held Oct. 11-16 at the Fairmont le Chateau Frontenac in Quebec City, Canada, the organization said in a news release.

Those planning to attend may register for an early bird fee, in effect until Friday, August 16. In addition to Safir’s keynote speech, the conference will feature a strong lineup of educational speakers at its general sessions, which will be held over the course of the five days.

On Oct. 12, at the same location, the CSAA will host its inaugural International Forum for Electronic Security Organizations. The one-day event is designed to foster an international community of leaders from global security industry associations who can share knowledge, work toward global standards and collaborate across borders on business opportunities, according to the CSAA website.