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The Benefits of SIA Membership

Who We Ar​e

The Security Industry Association (SIA) is the leading trade association for global security solution providers, with over 750 innovative member companies representing thousands of security leaders and experts who shape the future of the security industry.


Why Join SIA?


SIA protects and advances its members' interests by advocating pro-industry policies and legislation at the federal and state levels​. Your association tracks policy on a daily basis, cultivates relationships on Capitol Hill and keeps you updated on changes that can impact your business. Learn more about SIA Government Relations​ activities.​

Events & Networking

​As a proud 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 membership provides a substantial discount to exhibiting at ISC West and ISC East. SIA Government Summit​ brings together private industry with government decision makers while Securing New Ground links the security industry's top executive conference for peer-to-peer networking. Additional events like the SIAThere! happy hour networking events, the annual Market Leaders Reception, the annual SIA Honors Night help connect members with future business partners.​

Education & Certification

SIA delivers top-tier education programs at leading industry events like ISC West, ISC East, PSA-Tec, the SIA Government Summit and Securing New Ground. The association also offers valuable programs including the Security Project Management (SPM) training seminars and the Certified Security Project Manager (CSPM) certificate program. Additionally, our education activities shine in our SIA Webinars series and through the SIA Scholarship Program. Learn more about SIA Education and Training activities.

Technology & Standards

SIA develops standards and organizes committees and working groups on technology interest areas that are vital to our members. Standards like OSDP ensure system interoperability as well as high-security, providing real benefits to product manufacturers, systems integrators and installing companies, in addition to benefiting security managers.​ Learn more about SIA Standards​ activities.

​Research & Publications

Members receive exclusive access to extensive research report​s like the monthly Security Market Index as well as annual forecast reports like the Megatrends publication. Additional publications like SIA Technology Insights​ and the SIA Technology Resource Center showcase the thought leadership of association members. Members-only content like the SIA Briefings keep SIA members up-to-date on topics directly impacting your business.​


​Is your company a SIA member? Check our Membe​rship Directory. SIA's corporate membership model means member benefits extend to all company employees.​