SIA 2021 Women in Biometrics Award Winners: Marta Garcia Gomar, Chief Technology Officer, IDENTY Touchless ID, and Amy Turluck, Director, Biometrics Operations Directorate, U.S. Department of Defense
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Security Industry Association and SecureIDNews Announce Winners for the 2021 Women in Biometrics Awards

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Marta García Gomar and Amy Turluck were honored for their leadership and contributions in biometrics and security during the 2021 SIA GovSummit. SILVER SPRING, Md. – The Security Industry Association (SIA) and SecureIDNews have named Marta García Gomar, chief technology officer for IDENTY Touchless ID, and Amy Turluck, director of the Biometrics Operations Directorate within the U.S. Department of Defense…

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Congratulations to the 2021 SIA Women in Security Forum Scholarship Winners: Carrie Caldwell, technical trainer, Axis Communications; Melanie Goldberg, senior intelligence analyst, Global Rescue; Samantha Hubner, student, Tufts University; Elizabeth Kropp, marketing and sales intern, SAGE Integration; Tiffany Rojas, human resource business partner, Stanley Security; Jaya Singh, student, University of Leicester
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Security Industry Association Announces 2021 SIA Women in Security Forum Scholarship Winners

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Six security industry professionals and students will receive scholarships to be used toward continuing education, repayment of student loan debt and professional development. SILVER SPRING, Md. – The Security Industry Association (SIA) has named six recipients for the 2021 SIA Women in Security Forum Scholarship – a program developed by the SIA Women in Security…

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Support the SIA Women in Security Forum’s Essentials 4 Job Security Giveback

At ISC West 2021, the Security Industry Association (SIA) Women in Security Forum is calling upon our friends in the security industry and beyond to participate in the WISF Essentials 4 Job Security Giveback, an initiative supporting Dress for Success Southern Nevada’s efforts to help women achieve financial independence. By supporting the Essentials 4 Job…

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How Julia Landauer, NASCAR Champion & ISC West Keynote Speaker, Built Her Career Confidence

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ISC West 2021 is coming up July 19-21 in Las Vegas, and the Security Industry Association (SIA) and ISC West have revealed full conference details for the SIA Education@ISC West program, including 65+ sessions on the most current business trends, technologies and industry developments and this year’s engaging Keynote Series presentations. SIA is looking forward to the SIA Women in…

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Security Industry Association Announces Women in Security Forum Keynote Event at ISC West Featuring Julia Landauer

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Landauer, a champion NASCAR driver and STEM and women’s empowerment advocate, will deliver remarks July 21 at SIA’s keynote event at ISC West 2021.   SILVER SPRING, Md. – The Security Industry Association (SIA) – as part of its Women in Security Forum initiative – will host a complimentary keynote event during ISC West featuring remarks from…

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Security Industry Association Announces 2021 Women in Security Forum Scholarship Opportunity

SIA invites employees of SIA member companies and student members to apply for this program furthering educational opportunities and advancement for a diverse security workforce.    SILVER SPRING, Md. – The Security Industry Association (SIA) is now accepting applications for the 2021 SIA Women in Security Forum Scholarship, an initiative developed by the SIA Women in Security…

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Women’s History Spotlight: Kate Warne

This Women’s History Month, the Security Industry Association (SIA) and its Women in Security Forum are celebrating the many valuable contributions of women in the security industry. One great example is Kate Warne of the Pinkerton Detective Agency. As a 23-year-old widow in 1856, Warne approached Pinkerton founder Allan Pinkerton at the company’s Chicago, Illinois, office with…

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