(PRLEAP.COM) Employment Screening Resources (ESR), a leading U.S. background check screening firm has announced that its president, Lester S. Rosen, will be a featured speaker at the Third Annual India International Background Screening Conference in Mumbai at the Taj Mahal Palace & Tower on March 26 and 27, 2009.

Mr. Rosen, a recognized expert on background checks and pre-employment screening, has addressed conferences worldwide on the topic, and has testified as an expert witness on safe hiring and due diligence in American courts. He has authored two leading books on employment screening background checks, “The Safe Hiring Manual: The Complete Guide to Keeping Criminals, Terrorists, and Imposters Out of Your Workplace,” and “The Safe Hiring Audit — The Employer’s Guide to Implementing a Safe Hiring Program.” Rosen chaired the steering committee that founded the U.S. National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS) and served as the organization’s first co-chair.

“I am delighted to be part of this prestigious worldwide event on a topic that has become so critical in this day and age,” commented Mr. Rosen. “I am especially pleased that the organizers choose to hold this event in Mumbai so that the Conference can demonstrate its commitment to one of the world’s great cities.”

The Conference, which will also feature experts on background screening from India, is sponsored by the Background Investigator, the leading international publication for the screening industry. The Conference is also expected draw the leaders in the India pre-employment screening industry. For more information, see: http://www.thebackgroundinvestigator.com/Conferences/indiaconference.asp

More information is available from Employment Screening Resources at www.ESRcheck.com. More information about Mr. Rosen’s publications can be found at http://www.backgroundchecktraining.com/