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Registration prices increase on June 2, and hotel discount expires June 3! Registration is free for government employees.

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Connecting Government, Security and Technology


June 26-27, 2019 | Washington, D.C. | Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center

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.



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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

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