Tyco Security Products’ Irene Lam to Speak at 2016 Massachusetts Conference for Women

WESTFORD, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tyco Security Products, part of Johnson Controls, announced today that
for the third consecutive year it will sponsor and participate in the Massachusetts
Conference for Women
 on December 7-8, 2016, at the Boston Convention
& Exhibition Center in Boston, Mass. The event features nationally
recognized speakers and includes seminars, author book-signings,
networking opportunities and small business roundtable discussions.

The 12th Annual Massachusetts Conference for Women is a two-day
conference expected to draw more than 10,000 professional women from
around the world, including keynote speakers Gail King of “CBS This
Morning,” University Professor Anita Hill of Brandeis University and
Sara Blakely, named one of Time magazine’s 100 Most
Influential People in the world.

Irene Lam, Vice President of Engineering, for Tyco Security Products,
will participate in the panel discussion, “The Hybrid Job: Harness the
Skills Needed to Market Yourself Today and Create a Brand to Last!.” Lam
will advise attendees on how best to cultivate a personal brand based on
interpersonal communication, engagement with colleagues and becoming an
invaluable, multifaceted employee.

“If you want to remain competitive in the global business marketplace,
you must create an infrastructure for developing female talent,” said
Lam. “The Massachusetts Conference for Women does that by providing a
platform through which women can connect with one another, create
mentorships and develop the skills they need to succeed, based on a
vision of gender diversity and equity.”

Lam will be joined on the panel by: Nicole Williams, founder and CEO
WORKS, best-selling author and official spokesperson for LinkedIn; Dawn
Dickson, founder and CEO of Flat Out of Heels; and Egypt Sherrod, named
“America’s most beloved real estate agent” and host of HGTV’s “Property

As the vice president of engineering for Tyco Security Products, Lam is
responsible for product development, quality assurance, technical
support and advanced manufacturing. She oversees more than 500 engineers
across 10 design centers in strategic and high technology locations.
Over the course of her 12 years with Tyco Security Products, she has
held multiples roles within product management and research and
development. She was recognized by Security System News as one of the
top 10 Women in Security for 2015 and represents Tyco Security Products
in The Conference Board Leadership Council of Advancing Women II.

For more information, visit http://www.tycosecurityproducts.com
or https://www.maconferenceforwomen.org.

Security Products
is now part of Johnson Controls, a global
diversified technology and multi industrial leader serving a wide range
of customers in more than 150 countries. With its world-leading premium
access control, video, location-based tracking and intrusion solutions,
Tyco Security Products employs over 2,800 employees globally, including
research and development, marketing, manufacturing, sales, service and
logistics teams in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and
Asia Pacific. Our products, built by developers from all product
disciplines, consistently allow customers to see more, do more, and save
more across multiple industries and segments including healthcare,
government, transportation, finance, retail, commercial and residential.

Worldwide, Tyco Security Products helps protect 42% of Fortune 500
companies, transportation systems on five continents, 37% of the world’s
top 100 retailers, over two million commercial enterprises, thousands of
students in more than 900 educational facilities, and over five million
private residences.


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