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.

Reducing Risk, Seizing Opportunity: A Security Industry Guide to Privacy

This resource from SIA’s Data Privacy Advisory Board will help you mitigate data breaches and other threats and recognize and reinforce the privacy rights of individuals.

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Foster the Future of the Security Industry by Being a TIME Mentor

Security leaders wanted! Give back to the industry and build meaningful relationships by mentoring a young security…

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IntelligentSIA: 10 Updates, Member Benefits & Offerings to Kick off 2022

Happy New Year, SIA members! Here are the top things you need to know about our latest…

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How the Latest National Defense Authorization Act Impacts the Security Industry

On Dec. 27, 2021, President Biden signed the FY22 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), legislation that annually…

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Security Industry Association to Assume Leadership of National Capital Region Security Forum

NCRSF brings together a community of security professionals in the Washington, D.C., area to network and collaborate.…

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Security Industry Association Announces Women in Security Forum Power 100

This new initiative will showcase 100 women who are role models, leaders, innovators and influencers in the…

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Security Industry Association Announces the Winners of the 2022 SIA RISE Scholarship

SIA will award $3,000 scholarships to eight young security professionals and students to be used toward continuing…

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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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Why Hostile Vehicle Incidents Can’t Be Ignored

With a clear pattern of incidents, here’s why cities must pay attention – and what SIA is…

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Solving Business Challenges With Computer Vision: Artificial Intelligence Technologies Will Soon Be Transformative

Alan Turing is considered to be a founding pioneer of artificial intelligence (AI), dating back to the…

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The Future Is Autonomous: AI Will Enable Security Solutions to Analyze and Act

Artificial intelligence (AI) has become a part of our everyday lives. People interact with AI, for example,…

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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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Reducing Risk, Seizing Opportunity: A Security Industry Guide to Privacy

Reducing Risk, Seizing Opportunity: A Security Industry Guide to Privacy

This new resource from SIA’s Data Privacy Advisory Board will help you mitigate data breaches and other threats and recognize and reinforce the privacy rights of individuals.

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Safe and Sound: A Primer on Audio and Intelligent Communications Applications for Security

This primer on audio and intelligent communications for security applications is intended to provide an overview of the common technologies and applications for those technologies.

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Security Megatrends: The 2022 Vision for the Security Industry

Security Megatrends, an annual publication of the Security Industry Association, analyzes and forecasts the major trends affecting security industry businesses. The publication captures a vision of the industry’s future and distills key trends that will impact your organization in the coming year.

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Security Megatrends: The 2022 Vision for the Security Industry

Security Megatrends, an annual publication of the Security Industry Association, analyzes and forecasts the major trends affecting security industry businesses. The publication captures a vision of the industry’s future and distills key trends that will impact your organization in the coming year.

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Physical Security Vertical Market Assessment: U.S. Banking and Financial

This 2021 vertical market report, produced by Omdia exclusively for SIA, assesses the U.S. market for physical security equipment in the banking and financial sector. It examines key market drivers and barriers for the banking and financial security vertical, how COVID-19 has impacted the retail banking business and how to win business with banking end users.

 

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SIA Practitioner Insights: Health Care Sector Report

In this special report based on a SIA focus group, get end user perspectives on security technologies, plus analysis of current and emerging risks.

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Support Letter for FY22 National Defense Authorization Act

SIA circulated a support letter to members of Congress that encouraged lawmakers to approve the recommended funding levels put forth by members of the armed services committees.

 

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Comments on FAR Buy American Rule Changes

SIA submitted comments in response to 2021 amendments to the FAR Buy American Act regulations.

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Coalition White House Letter Opposing a Blanket Moratorium on Facial Recognition

SIA joined the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and a group of other associations in sending a letter to President Biden expressing concern with blanket moratoriums on facial recognition and advocating for a combination of technological safeguards and policy measures to effectively mitigate any risks associated with the technology and ensure that it is developed and used responsibly.

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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.