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SIA GovSummit

SIA GovSummit




The Nation's Premier Government Security Conference Connecting Government, Security and Technology


May 16-17, 2023 | National Housing Center| Washington, DC

The leading government security conference – presented by the Security Industry Association

Gain Insight into Cutting-Edge Security and Technology Topics

GovSummit – the government security conference hosted annually by the Security Industry Association – brings together government security leaders with private industry technologists for top-quality information sharing and education on security topics affecting federal, state and local agencies.

You'll find specialized sessions on essential topics in:

  • Contracting and procurement
  • Infrastructure and facility protection
  • How security product standards help meet government needs
  • The latest policies, practices and trends impacting security

2023 GovSummit Speakers

Early confirmed and invited government speakers include the following subject matter experts:

  • Neal Duckworth, physical security advisor, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Scott Dunford, senior security specialist, Interagency Security Committee, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)
  • John Eskandary, physical security specialist, Federal Emergency Management Agency
  • Hildegard Ferraiolo, computer scientist, PIV program team, National Institute of Standards and Technology (Invited)
  • Shawn Fiebiger, deputy compliance program manager, Interagency Security Committee, CISA
  • Austin Gould, assistant administrator, operations support, Transportation Security Administration
  • Mike Harman, assistant director for security, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • David Hess, assistant director, policy, communications and engagement, Federal Protective Service
  • Don Hough, deputy associate director for school safety, School Safety Task Force, CISA
  • Nnamdi Martyn, E-PACS program manager, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement


Who Attends SIA GovSummit

Past attendees include representatives of the following agencies and organizations:

  • Architect of the Capitol
  • City of San Francisco, California
  • City of Washington, D.C.
  • Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency
  • Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
  • Federal Protective Service
  • General Services Administration
  • Joint Artificial Intelligence Center
  • National Archives
  • National Cancer Institute
  • National Security Agency/Central Security Service
  • Naval Information Warfare Center
  • Perimeter Security Supplier Association
  • State of Maryland
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • State of Virginia
  • Transportation Security Administration
  • Tulane University
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Massachusetts
  • University of Texas
  • U.S. Army
  • U.S. Chamber of Commerce
  • U.S. Coast Guard
  • U.S. Customs and Border Protection
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • U.S. Department of Justice
  • U.S. Department of State
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

This conference brings together government security leaders with private industry technologists for top-quality information sharing and education on security topics affecting federal, state and local agencies. SIA GovSummit meets standards for a “widely attended gathering.”

What They Say


"SIA’s GovSummit has been proven to provide exceptional value to anyone in federal government and the private sector supporting government’s physical, logical and electronic security programs. This is a must-attend event if you are involved with government security programs overall."

Ryan Kaltenbaugh

RYAN KALTENBAUGH, Senior Vice President, Sales – North America, Lenel


"I learned a great deal on so many topics and was able to have in depth discussions with several industry experts during the Government Summit. I found that the emphasis in the UK on the Protect Duty and the discussions of protection of crowds and the public to be particularly informative."

John Singer

JOHN SINGER, Strategic Marketing Director, Safety and Infrastructure, Atkore

SIA GovSummit 2023

May 16-17, 2023 | Washington, D.C.