Guide to SIA Events and Committee Meetings at ISC West 2018

SIA Market Leaders Reception at ISC West

From networking events to committees and work groups, SIA’s membership has a very active ISC West. Come join us!

Besides the great tradeshow and an education program with 85 sessions, SIA has a packed schedule of events at ISC West and we want you there!

Some events require an RSVP, and some events are for specific audiences. To inquire about joining and attending a SIA committee meeting, reach out to the staff email listed for each event.

Tuesday, April 10

The Advance

SIA’s annual membership meeting is “the fastest 60 minutes of your day” and features guest speaker and former CISO Dave Tyson. Sands Rooms 505/506 10:30-11:30 a.m. (Lunch follows).

SIA Market Leaders Reception

Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and a rooftop view of the Las Vegas Strip. Open to SIA members. Beer Park at Paris Las Vegas, 5:30-8 p.m. RSVP at

Wednesday, April 11

SIA New Product Showcase Awards Ceremony

Awards ceremony recognizing best new products in the security industry; a panel of 30+ judges have judged 120+ products and these are the winners. ISC West Main Stage, 3:30-4:30 p.m. No RSVP required.

SIA-ISC Government Attendee Reception

Networking reception with food and drinks, open specifically to all government employees attending ISC West. SIA Booth 3065, 4-5 p.m. RSVP online or contact Jake Parker,

SIA InteropFest & Cocktail Reception

Networking reception with food and drinks, presentations on interoperability standards including OSDP, plus guest speaker Benjamin Paladino from JPMorgan Chase. Sands Expo Center, rooms 701/702/801/802, 4:30-7 p.m. RSVP at


Public Safety Working Group Meeting, Sands Room 507, 10-11 a.m. Email

Government Relations Committee Meeting, Sands Room 505, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Email

RISE Committee Meeting, Sands Room 506, 12-1 p.m. Email

New Product Showcase Committee Meeting, Sands Room 507, 5-6 p.m. Email

Thursday, April 12

CSPM Info Session

Come learn about how to earn your Certified Security Project Manager (CSPM) credential. Sands Room 507, 9-10 a.m. RSVP to Katie Greatti,

Manufacturer’s Representatives Reception

Open to all manufacturer’s representatives, wind down day 2 with an hour of networking among your peers. SIA Booth 3065, 4-5 p.m. RSVP to Kevin Murphy,

RISE Happy Hour for Young Security Professionals

Make connections with other industry peers your age at this shindig hosted the SIA RISE program. Rockhouse bar in The Grand Canal Shoppes, The Venetian, 5:30-7:30 p.m. RSVP at

SIA Autonomous Security Robotics Reception

Networking gathering for those in the business of robots and drones and for those persons keenly interested in these solutions. Unmanned Security & Safety Expo Pavilion, 4:15-5:15 p.m. RSVP to Joe Hoellerer,


Membership & Marketing Committee Meeting, Sands Room 505, 8-9:30 a.m. Email

Standards Committee Meeting, Sands Room 506, 8:30-10 a.m. Email

Standards: CP-01 Working Group Meeting, Sands Room 506, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Email

Standards OSDP Sandbox, Sands Room 506, 12-3 p.m. Email

Women in Security Forum Meeting, Sands Room 505, 1-2:30 p.m. Email

Friday, April 13


Autonomous Security Robotics Working Group Meeting, Sands Room 507, 8-9 a.m. Email


For other questions about these events, email Sarah Schaffer, or call 301-804-4720.