RISE: Today's Rising Stars. Tomorrow's SEcurity Leaders.

What is RISE?

Launched by the Security Industry Association (SIA), RISE is a networking group that fosters the careers of young professionals in the security industry. The group is available to all young professionals, under 40, or individuals who have been in the security industry for less than 2 years, whose company is a member of SIA.

The RISE program is led by the RISE Committee, a group of SIA member volunteers who champion the role of young professionals in our industry.

Why Should I Join RISE?

  • Fun, in-person networking events held during top tradeshows and in major cities across the country.
  • Career-growth webinars on topics of interest.
  • Internship job board as part of the Security Industry Recruitment Center.
  • Scholarships for education and professional development.
  • Career tracks at ISC West and East.

Upcoming SIA RISE Program Events

RISE Happy Hour for Young Professionals at ISC West

What It Is: Free networking event for young professionals involved with or interested in the SIA RISE program.

Why It's Great: Your peers + free drinks and food!

Where: Rockhouse Las Vegas in The Grand Canal Shoppes

When: Thursday, April 12, 2018, 5:30-7:30 p.m.


Join RISE Today!

RISE Community on SIA360

RISE Members, join us on SIA360! In this online forum for RISE members, you'll find community discussions and networking for young professionals just like you.

Committee chair
  • Brendan McFall, Northland Controls
SIA staff contact
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