Security Industry Association Opens Call for Speaking Proposals for SIA GovSummit 2024

SIA GovSummit

Speaking proposals are being accepted for SIA’s public policy and government security conference taking place May 21-22, 2024, in Washington, D.C.

SILVER SPRING, Md. – The Security Industry Association (SIA) is seeking proposals from subject matter experts for the 2024 SIA GovSummit – SIA’s annual public policy and government security technology conference. SIA GovSummit will be held May 21-22 in Washington, D.C. 

“Attended each year by hundreds of public- and private-sector leaders, SIA GovSummit delivers a robust array of engaging content and expert insights on emerging policy trends, the government’s technology needs and how the changing risk environment shapes development of security products and advanced systems integration,” said SIA CEO Don Erickson. “If you or a colleague have an idea for an informative, commercial-free session that would benefit GovSummit attendees, we encourage you to submit your proposal today.”

Each year, SIA GovSummit brings together government security leaders with private industry technologists for top-quality information sharing and education on security topics affecting federal, state and local agencies. SIA is seeking dynamic session proposals on topics like:

  • Contracting and procurement
  • New laws and policies
  • Regulatory compliance
  • State and local policy trends
  • Protecting government facilities
  • Standards, codes or best practices development
  • Law enforcement and first responder technology
  • Emerging technologies for the government sector

Session proposals for SIA GovSummit 2024 are due Friday, Jan. 19. Learn more and submit your proposal here.

Registration is now open for the 2024 SIA GovSummit! This event is free to attend for government workers, including public safety, military/defense, education and legislative staff and other government employees. GovSummit is considered a “widely attended gathering” and complies with all relevant event guidelines. Industry professionals can access early bird pricing through March 1 and attend GovSummit for as low as $295; learn more and register here.

About the Security Industry Association

SIA is the leading trade association for global security solution providers, with over 1,400 innovative member companies representing thousands of security leaders and experts who shape the future of the security industry. 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 collaborating with other like-minded organizations. As the premier sponsor of ISC Events expos and conferences, SIA ensures its members have access to top-level buyers and influencers, as well as unparalleled learning and network opportunities. SIA also enhances the position of its members in the security marketplace through SIA GovSummit, which brings together private industry with government decision makers, and Securing New Ground, the security industry’s top executive conference for peer-to-peer networking.