International SOS and ASIS International's CSO Roundtable to Host Webinar on Keeping Global Workforces Healthy, Safe and Secure in Russia

As Sochi prepares to host the 2014 Winter Games, expert panel will focus on how employers and travelers can avoid "common tripwires" while in Russia anytime

Nov 08, 2013, 11:33 ET from International SOS

TREVOSE, Pa., Nov. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- International SOS, the world's leading medical and security services company, and ASIS International's CSO Roundtable, a membership group of the senior-most security executives in the world's largest companies, will host a complimentary Webinar on how global organizations can maintain safe and secure workforces in Russia.  The second in a webinar series hosted by both organizations to explore global security issues, this session will look at the common challenges faced by those visiting, or living in, the world's largest nation.

A Focus on Russia: Common Tripwires to Avoid
Thursday, November 14, 2013, 1 - 2 p.m. Eastern Standard Time

While the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi are stealing the headlines, the event represents only a small part of Russia's rapid growth. Russia is gaining importance in foreign investment, especially in the areas of mining, agriculture, and manufacturing. But this growth does not come without security and medical risks. Experts will share leading practices and real-world solutions.

Anyone who manages or is responsible for employees overseas will benefit from this complimentary Webinar, which includes three seasoned travel experts from International SOS and ASIS International:

  • Anna Gimborn, Regional Information Manager Europe and CIS, International SOS and Control Risks
  • John Rendeiro, Vice President, Global Security and Intelligence, International SOS
  • Peter Piazza (Moderator), Vice President, Strategic Operations, ASIS International

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About the Series:
This is the second of an informative webinar series hosted by ASIS International's CSO Roundtable and International SOS that will explore travel to various regions of the world. Additional sessions will delve into Latin America, Asia, the Middle East and Europe.

Learn more about managing the risks of a global workforce at Dialogues on Duty of Care.

SOURCE International SOS