The Women in Security Forum’s mission is to engage all security professionals to promote, recruit and cultivate the leadership of women for a more inclusive and diversified industry.

Through programs, professional development and networking events, the committee engages members, both men and women, who share this goal.


  • Signature series at ISC West with guest speaker Juliette Kayyem
  • Women in Security Forum Breakfast series at ISC East
  • Women in Security Happy Hour at GSX
  • Coordination with media for profiles of female leaders in the security industry
  • Creation of SIA Progress Award recognizing advancement of opportunities and success for women in the security industry