The Security Industry Association (SIA) Women in Security Forum, which supports the involvement of women in the security industry, will host a breakfast event during ISC West. Attendees will enjoy complimentary breakfast and networking and get insights from special guest Juliette Kayyem, a national leader in America’s homeland security efforts.
The Women in Security Forum Breakfast @ ISC West will take place Friday, April 12, in Room 1001/1004 of the Sands Convention Center at 8:30 a.m. Learn more and RSVP.
Kayyem, CEO of lifestyle company Zemcar and founder of Kayyem Solutions, LLC, previously served as President Obama’s assistant secretary for intergovernmental affairs at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick’s homeland security advisor. She is the Belfer Lecturer in International Security at Harvard Kennedy School, teaching new leaders in emergency management and homeland security. She serves as a regular on-air national security analyst and contributor for CNN, hosts a national security podcast called The SCIF and is a weekly featured analyst on Boston Public Radio, 89.7 WGBH Boston’s Local NPR.
SIA’s Women in Security Forum offers programs, professional development opportunities and networking events. Key efforts and activities include the SIA Progress Award, which celebrates individuals who advance opportunities and pave the way to success for women in the security industry; SECURE Perspectives, a column in partnership with Security Sales & Integration profiling successful women in the industry; an entirely women-authored issue of the SIA Technology Insights journal; and exciting networking events. The group is open to SIA members, regardless of gender, interested in supporting the involvement of women in the security industry. Learn more about the Women in Security Forum and how you can join.