In the latest Under Surveillance blog, Don Erickson, CEO of the Security Industry Association (SIA), shares his thoughts on the top industry challenges in 2014 and more.
Scott Goldfine · December 30, 2013
The Security Industry Association (SIA) has awarded Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) with the Legislator of the Year in 2013 accolade for her efforts to improve school safety.
December 18, 2013
The Security Industry Association (SIA) lauded the House of Representatives for passing the Transportation Security Acquisition Reform Act (H.R. 2719), which requires the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to implement best practices and improve its transparency with regard to its technology procurements.
December 09, 2013
While the financial impact to the security industry cannot be entirely known, integrators, manufacturers and other stakeholders report widespread repercussions from the 16-day shutdown of the United States government in October. Yet even with the budget impasse averted, tensions continue to mount partly over the potential for lawmakers to become deadlocked again early next year.
By Rodney Bosch · October 31, 2013
The Security Industry Association (SIA) will honor four of its members for their contributions to the security trade during an annual membership meeting at ISC East.
October 23, 2013
The Security Industry Association (SIA) has chosen Chuck Todd, NBC News political director and chief White House correspondent, to keynote its 2014 Government Summit. The event is scheduled for June 3-4 at the W Hotel in Washington.
October 14, 2013
The Security Industry Association (SIA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science & Technology Directorate have signed a memorandum of understanding in an effort to promote information sharing between the two groups
October 01, 2013
CEO Update magazine has recognized Security Industry Association (SIA) CEO Don Erickson as a top executive for his role in growing the association’s membership and its lobbying efforts on Capitol Hill.
September 10, 2013
The Security Industry Association (SIA) Standards Committee will begin work on a security industry-specific set of attributes relating to simple network management protocol (SNMP) management information base (MIB) structure.
July 16, 2013
The Security Industry Association (SIA) Standards Committee has released a whitepaper that explores the impact of the cloud on physical security.
June 04, 2013