International SOS and Control Risks Unveil Top Political and Security Risks for Travelers in 2013

Security and political experts identify global issues, hot spots and outlook for business travelers in 2013

Jan 23, 2013, 14:11 ET from International SOS

TREVOSE, Pa., Jan. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --


In Global Political and Travel Security Risks 2013: Looking Ahead, experts from International SOS and Control Risks will address some key political and travel security risks emerging over the course of the coming year which are likely to shape the environment for organizations operating internationally. This complimentary webinar will take a look at a diverse range of issues:

  • Global terrorism;
  • Potential for political upheaval in the Eurozone;

  • Narco-violence in Mexico;

  • Outlook for Venezuela in a post-Chavez era;

  • China's prospects under its new leadership.

Specialists will highlight the challenges these issues will throw up for international businesses and the professionals charged with safeguarding their assets. We'll also take a look at the Top 10 incident countries according to our reports and address how organizations can protect their travelers from the most common threats we see in those locations. We hope you can join us.

Participants will also have the opportunity to receive a free trial to Country Risk Forecast, Control Risks' online service that provides information and analysis on strategic business risk developments, as well as security issues for travelers and expatriates in more than 200 countries and 330 cities.


 International SOS is the world's leading provider of integrated medical, international healthcare and security assistance services. Together with Control Risks, an independent, specialist risk consultancy and its joint venture partner, the companies employ more than 200 full-time security consultants, analysts and tracking experts who provide travel security reporting, analysis, and expert advice.

Keynote Speakers:

Alex Puig – Regional Security Director, Americas, International SOS and Control Risks (view bio)

Jonathan Wood – Associate Director, Global Risk Analysis, Control Risks (view bio)


John Rendeiro – Vice President, Global Security and Intelligence, International SOS (view bio)


Tuesday, January 29, 2013

1-2 p.m. EST


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