Associations, Research & Training Organizations

The Associations, Research & Training Organizations category is a collection of news and information on various industry trade organizations.
Industry Trade Associations

Tim Creenan elected as Chairman of Security Industry Alarm Coalition

Jan. 5, 2024
Creenan to spearhead SIAC's mission of communicating alarm management issues to the industry and law enforcement.
Industry Trade Associations

SIA names Renee Thompson as Chair of Environmental, Social and Governance Advisory Board

Thompson has led the global Sustainability and Environmental Compliance team at Wesco since 2020, helping evolve the company’s approach to compliance, sustainable practices and...
Industry Trade Associations

Security Industry Association announces the 2024 Security Megatrends

The 2024 report revealed that there is no trend larger or more impactful to the security industry than artificial intelligence (AI).
Industry Trade Associations

The Monitoring Association welcomes new President

As TMA’s president, Butkovich is also focused on strengthening relationships with organizations within the security industry, as well as those in law enforcement and public safety...
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TMA presents 2023 Mel Mahler Award to Immix Protect exec Mark McCall

Nov. 15, 2023
The Mel Mahler Award is presented at the discretion of the TMA president in recognition of outstanding contributions within his/her tenure.
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Industry News

SIA NDAA Section 889 update: grant funding eligibility for equipment replacement

As SIA has previously reported, in addition to prohibiting federal grant and loan funds from being used to purchase covered equipment, Section 889 directed agencies to prioritize...
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Industry Trade Associations

SIA names Dan Moceri as 2023 George R. Lippert Memorial Award honoree

Moceri will be presented with the award on Wednesday, Nov. 15, during the 2023 SIA Honors Night reception – and will accept it on behalf of Convergint colleagues around the world...
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Security Executives

SEC welcomes Mark Kelly, Bill King, and emeritus faculty Dave Komendat as SMEs

The SEC is the only research and advisory firm to exclusively use former corporate security senior leaders from leading Fortune 500 companies as our subject matter experts.
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Security Executives

Security Industry Association announces 2023 SIA Women in Security Forum scholarship winners

Each honoree will be awarded $7,500 to use toward continuing education and professional development courses, conferences or webinars, SIA program offerings, repayment of student...
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Industry News

SIA creates new and updated government relations guides for SIA members

SIA’s Guide to Biometric Privacy Laws shares state-by-state details on active and pending legislation governing biometric information privacy.
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Industry Trade Associations

SIA Women in Security Forum announces 2023 CAN DO Challenge to combat food insecurity

CAN DO – spearheaded by the SIA WISF UpliftHER Subcommittee (formerly called the Charitable Giving Subcommittee) – is about alleviating hunger as part of our industry’s collective...