Rep. Patrick Meehan to be Keynote Speaker at SIA Government Summit

Chairs Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies

SILVER SPRING, MD – The Security Industry Association (SIA) announced today that Representative Patrick Meehan (R-PA) will be a keynote speaker at the SIA Government Summit – the premier annual public policy conference in the security industry. The Summit will be held June 4-5, 2013 at the W Hotel in Washington, DC.

Rep. Meehan represents Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District in the United States Congress and is currently serving his second term. As a member of the Homeland Security Committee, he serves as Chairman of the Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies.

He also serves on the Oversight and Government Reform, Homeland Security, Transportation and Infrastructure, and House Ethics Committees.

The SIA Government Summit provides attendees with unique insights that help them better understand how policy drives business in the security industry. The exclusive nature of the setting allows one-on-one conversations with government decision makers. Registration includes breakfast and lunch both days, and the semi-formal SIA Public Policy Dinner, where SIA recognizes leading legislators and outstanding SIA volunteers.

To register for the SIA Government Summit, visit the SIA website at

About the Security Industry Association (SIA)

The Security Industry Association (SIA) ( is the leading trade association for electronic and physical security solution providers. SIA protects and advances its members’ interests by advocating pro-industry policies and legislation at the federal and state levels; creating open industry standards that enable integration; advancing industry professionalism through education and training; opening global market opportunities, and collaboration with other like-minded organizations. As a proud sponsor of ISC Expos and Conferences, and owner of the Securing New Ground Conference, SIA ensures its members have access to top-level buyers and influencers, as well as unparalleled learning and network opportunities.