On February 9, the ASIS International Chapter 160 Switzerland was pleased to have Andrea Molle, Assistant Professor in Political Science and Research Associate at Chapman University and Senior Research Fellow at Start-Insight ( Lugano) and Luca Tenzi, Security and resilience strategist, ASIS Chapter 160 member, analyzing the context and the events that led to the invasion of Capitol Hill on January 6, 2021 in Washington DC.
Through its Chapters, ASIS International promotes professional education and networking at local level. The Chapter 160 Switzerland was founded in 1983 and is currently more than 100 members strong. In addition it addresses more than 250 guests – security professionals from all types of companies and from federal/cantonal governments. It caters for a wide range of needs for the security profession in Switzerland. Switzerland’s traditional social and economic stability fosters a high diversity of business activities.
Divided into two regions, the Swiss Chapter organizes educational/networking events, conferences and workshops in Eastern Switzerland (Deutschschweiz) and in Western Switzerland (Suisse Romande). It also establishes links with chapters from neighbouring countries to promote educational events
From left to right : A.Ginnasi (YP Officer), E.Ammon (Chair), B.Caspar (Secretary), F.Mauron (Members Officer), A.Capaul (Vice-Chair East), JP.Therre (Vice-Chair West), L.Constant (Treasurer), N.Karani-Freudiger (Former WIS Officer)