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Connecting Government, Security and Technology


June 2-3 | Washington, D.C. | NAHB Headquarters


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Call for Speakers and Session Proposals

SIA is looking for engaging and informative sessions at GovSummit, the Security Industry Association's annual government security conference held in Washington, D.C., and scheduled for June 2, 2020.

Attended by over 300 public and private sector professionals and supported by more than 30 exhibitor and sponsor organizations, GovSummit delivers engaging, commercial-free discussions on emerging policy trends, technology needs of the government and changes in the risk environment that shape development of products and advanced systems integration to meet evolving security challenges.

GovSummit 2019 Highlights

Highlights from SIA GovSummit 2019 included keynote remarks from representatives of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, a briefing hosted in cooperation with the Congressional Smart Cities Caucus, the Policy Leadership Awards Dinner, SIA member visits on Capitol Hill and top-level networking. These highlights are available for 2019 GovSummit attendees only.

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 even local agencies.

You'll find specialized sessions on topics such as security technology procurement strategies, evolving federal acquisition priorities, infrastructure protection technology, identity management and access control policies, cybersecurity, school security and more.


Free For Government Employees

As a government employee, your registration is entirely free, and the event meets standards for a “widely attended gathering.”

The free registration applies to all government employees (including federal, state, county and municipal-level staff), plus all military, law enforcement, and public safety. The government employee registration is also available for employees of other nations.


SIA GovSummit 2019 Highlights

SIA GovSummit 2019 Highlights

July 16, 2019

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June 20, 2019

The Security Industry Association and SecureIDNews will honor four female leaders in biometrics and security for their contributions at SIA GovSummit in Washington, D.C. SILVER SPRING, Md. – Four distinguished leaders in the biometric identity and security industry have been selected as the winners of the 2019 Women in Biometrics...

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Security Industry Association Announces 2019 Legislator of the Year Award Winners

June 13, 2019

Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Deb Fischer and Rep. Donald Payne, Jr., will be honored at SIA GovSummit in Washington, D.C. SILVER SPRING, Md. –The Security Industry Association (SIA) has named Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), Sen. Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) and Rep. Donald Payne, Jr. (D-N.J.) as the 2019 recipients of the SIA...

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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, Vice President, Federal Government Solutions, Lenel