2014 Call for Presentations
||July 18, 2013 (Closed)
||Week of September 30, 2013
||April 1 - 3, 2014
||April 2 - 4, 2014
The ISC West 2014 Call for Presentations is now closed. At this time, we are unable to accept late submissions. If you are interested in being considered for a panel opportunity, should one arise, please email your biography and areas of expertise to Holly Unger at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SIA Education@ISC delivers high quality, commercial-free information and insight into the most relevant new products, technologies and strategies in today’s evolving security market and their application in commercial, residential, institutional and public settings. The education program draws security industry professionals from around the world, with the majority of participants representing Senior Management/Owners, Security Management (VPs, directors and managers), Engineering, Marketing and Sales.
Our goal is clear – to serve the learner by ensuring sessions are high-value learning experiences. Audience members have high expectations for session content and delivery. The following information and resources will help you meet – and exceed – those expectations.
Participating in SIA Education@ISC as a speaker allows you to:
- Enhance the knowledge and skills of your industry peers
- Gain professional and personal recognition as a subject matter expert
- Enhance the name recognition of your company in the industry’s #1 conference and exposition
- Receive a complimentary pass to the full, three-day SIA Education@ISC program
Proposal Review, Selection & Notification
SIA Education@ISC is presented in a track format. Tracks are based on industry job roles. The 2013 tracks are listed below (list is subject to change at the discretion of the Education Advisory Board):
- Access & ID Management
- Dealer, Installer Integrator - Business
- Dealer, Installer, Integrator - Technology
- End-User - IT Related Issues
- End-User - Physical Security Issues
- End-User Public Safety
- End-User Strategic Management
- Learning Labs
- Next Generation Security
- School Safety Series
- Special Programming
- Video Surveillance
Proposals are evaluated by the ISC Education Advisory Board on the basis of a variety of criteria, including strategic relevance to industry, innovation and tactical focus. Submitters will receive email notification of the Board’s decisions on September 30, 2013.
Speaker Resources and Support
- Proposal Development
- Creating Application-Focused Learning Objectives
- Speaker Prep Sessions
- In submitting a proposal for consideration, speakers agree to meet with SIA Education@ISC team members to ensure that planned presentations actually deliver on what is promised to attendees via the session descriptions and learning objectives. These 30-minute conference calls are typically held 6-8 weeks in advance of the program, and include a thorough review of the presentation outline and related handouts, slides and other materials.
Please call if you have any questions or need assistance.
Director, Education & Training
Security Industry Association