Member Resources

SIA provides a virtual library of information for its members to keep track of the latest trends and insights in the security industry.

SIA Resource Guide

This quick guide to key informational resources produced by SIA is designed to help members locate essential information presented in the form of reports, publications, research and white papers.

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SIA Women in Security Forum Speakers Bureau

Introducing the SIA Women in Security Forum Speakers Bureau

List yourself as a speaker or use the Speakers Bureau to request a speaker and help us…

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ISC West crowd

Letter to SIA Members Regarding ISC West 2021

As a valued member of the Security Industry Association (SIA), I wanted to share with you the…

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Risk + Exposure: Part 2: Discussions with the SIA Cybersecurity Advisory Board

VMware’s Philip Jang to Keynote Risk + Exposure Cybersecurity Event

Join SIA this Thursday, Nov. 12, for part two of the Risk + Exposure webinar series, Discussions…

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latest press releases from NEWSROOM

Bruce Davidson, DHS SAFETY Act Program

Security Industry Association Recognizes Bruce Davidson With Excellence in Government Service Award

Davidson led DHS Office of SAFETY Act Implementation, encouraged the development and deployment of effective anti-terrorism products…

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2020 SIA Insightful Practitioner Award Recipient Jack Hanagriff, City of Houston

SIA Recognizes Jack Hanagriff with 2020 Insightful Practitioner Award

Hanagriff recognized for his work at City of Houston Office of Public Safety and Homeland Security The…

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ASIS SIA Global DE&I Strategy Event 2020

SIA and ASIS International to Hold Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Event for Security Industry

Leading associations join forces to help drive corporate diversity, build a culture of inclusion and create real…

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Access Our Archived Webinars & Briefings

Each SIA webinar is archived for a minimum of one year to provide you free access to some of our best programs and seminars. View these programs on demand at your convenience.

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Vehicle inspections at border crossing

Enhancing Vehicle Inspections with Artificial Intelligence

Computer vision “sees” details that can match cars to a database and identify threats Technology offers new…

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How Ultra-Wideband Works

Applying Ultra-Wideband Wireless Technology for Security and Automation

Decades-old ultra-wideband technology is enjoying a renaissance in secure access and beyond Like Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, ultra-wideband…

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A "blue light" phone emergency call box

Call Boxes in a Mobile Age

Transitioning to apps is not as clear cut as it may seem I am attending a university…

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Contribute to the SIA Center of Excellence

The SIA Center of Excellence helps organizations keep at the forefront of ever-changing market demands by fostering knowledge and expertise among employees, contractors and clients. This online repository of vendor-neutral, vetted information includes on-demand training courses, e-learning modules, webinars, articles and more.

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more from REPORTS & PUBLICATIONS

SIA Omdia Research Report U.S. Commercial Office Building Physical Security

Physical Security Vertical Market Assessment: U.S. Office Buildings

This vertical market report, produced by Omdia exclusively for the Security Industry Association (SIA) assesses the forecast for commercial real estate revenues and construction, and expenditures on physical security technologies. It takes a close look at touchless type access control and security technologies and why cloud-driven solutions have thrived in the pandemic-effected real estate world.

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SIA Omdia Physical Security Market Overview Q4 2020

Physical Security Market Overview: Q4 2020

This three-page brief, created for SIA members by Omdia in partnership with SIA, highlights the impact of COVID-19 on the U.S. physical security equipment market going into Q4 2020 and offers technology adoption predictions and member perspectives.

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RISE Micro-Learning

RISE Microlearning Series

SIA has created a microlearning series including five mini-webinars designed to enhance SIA member knowledge on key privacy concepts and issues.

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SIA Omdia Research Report U.S. Commercial Office Building Physical Security

Physical Security Vertical Market Assessment: U.S. Office Buildings

This vertical market report, produced by Omdia exclusively for the Security Industry Association (SIA) assesses the forecast for commercial real estate revenues and construction, and expenditures on physical security technologies. It takes a close look at touchless type access control and security technologies and why cloud-driven solutions have thrived in the pandemic-effected real estate world.

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Statistics and research about support of facial recognition

U.S. Public Opinion Research on the Support of Facial Recognition

Most Americans support facial recognition according to new research. Leading independent polling firm Schoen Cooperman Research recently conducted the most extensive nationwide poll yet on Americans’ views of facial recognition technology. The August 2020 survey of 1,000 U.S. adults found majority support for use of the technology across a wide range of public safety, security and convenience applications.

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SIA Omdia Physical Security Market Overview Q4 2020

Physical Security Market Overview: Q4 2020

This three-page brief, created for SIA members by Omdia in partnership with SIA, highlights the impact of COVID-19 on the U.S. physical security equipment market going into Q4 2020 and offers technology adoption predictions and member perspectives.

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SIA Letter to FDA on thermographic cameras

SIA Letter to FDA on Thermographic Systems

SIA provided the following letter to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in response to member input related to the use of thermographic systems (thermal cameras) for the control and mitigation of COVID-19.

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System Surveyor ebook

The Industry Imperative: Bridge the Digital Divide with Customers, Stakeholders and Partners

Learn more about what system integrators are saying about the current marketplace by downloading the full ebook for free.

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SIA Comments on NDAA Section 889 Part B Implementation Rules

SIA’s Comments on NDAA Section 889 Part B Implementing Rules

SIA provided its comments on the interim final rule issued by the Federal Acquisition Regulatory (FAR) Council on July 14, 2020, which implements Section 889(a)(1)(B), known as “Part B.” Effective August 13, 2020, the rule prohibits agencies from contracting with entities that use covered telecommunications and video surveillance equipment and services provided by certain China-based firms, or any equipment, system, or service that uses these products.

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Security Cornerstones Learning Series

SIA’s Security Cornerstones Learning Series provides a fundamental overview of the business practices and technologies used within today’s physical security industry.  Designed primarily for novice security professionals, the series includes e-learning modules which drive a go-at-your-own-pace understanding of the technology-based approaches that enhance physical security.