Rep. Michael McCaul to be Keynote Speaker at SIA Government Summit
Congressman is Chairman of House Committee on Homeland Security
May 20, 2013
Manager of Communications
Security Industry Association
SPRING, MD – The Security Industry Association (SIA) announced today
that Representative Michael McCaul (R-TX) will be a keynote speaker at
the Security Industry Association’s (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.
Michael T. McCaul R-TX) is currently serving his fifth term
representing Texas' 10th District in the United States Congress. Rep.
McCaul is Chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, which
has oversight of the Department of Homeland Security, ensuring it is
able to carry out its core mission of protecting the American people
from terrorist attacks. As Chairman, McCaul prioritizes the threat of
international and domestic terrorism, cyber security, airport security
and management of DHS.
Prior to Congress, Rep. McCaul served as
Chief of Counter Terrorism and National Security in the U.S. Attorney’s
office, Western District of Texas, and led the Joint Terrorism Task
Force charged with detecting, deterring and preventing terrorist
activity. McCaul also served as Texas Deputy Attorney General under
current U.S. Senator John Cornyn, and served as a federal prosecutor in
the Department of Justice’s Public Integrity Section in Washington, D.C.
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
To register for the SIA Government Summit, visit the SIA website at www.siaonline.org/summit.
The Security Industry Association (www.siaonline.org)
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.