(NORWALK, CT Jan. 4) - - - ISC West, the security industry's leading event in the US, being held March 27-30 at the Sands Expo Convention Center in Las Vegas, has opened registration on its website www.iscwest.com. Among this year's highlights, ISC West 2012 will feature 'game-changing' technologies and products from over 800 domestic and international companies; numerous business-building opportunities for every security professional, a cutting-edge education program and networking and industry support by event sponsor, Security Industry Association (SIA). ISC West also receives endorsement from the California Alarm Association (CAA), PSA Security Network, International Association of Healthcare Security & Safety (IAHSS), SecuritySpecifiers.com and International Security Industry Organization (ISIO).
With over 95% of attendees stating they come to ISC West to see new product and technologies, ISC West offers tens of thousands of new products in the following categories: Access Control, Alarms & Monitoring, Biometrics, Fire Control, Networked Security Products, Public Security & Safety, Remote Monitoring, Systems Integration, Video Surveillance, Wireless Applications and many more. International companies will be focused in the Global Expo with a dedicated hall to make sourcing and buying easier. The co-located Public Safety and Security Expo offers government, law enforcement, and campus security officials with an opportunity to see the latest technology and solutions for securing homeland, municipalities and infrastructure.
The annual SIA New Product Showcase, returns with new categories including Green Solutions. Each year, new products and technologies are presented and reviewed by industry judges and vie for the overall Best in Award show. Last year, FST21 Americas took home the Best New Product Award for their SafeRise introduction.
ISC West also features a comprehensive educational program, The ISC Premier Education Series,SM with security and network training with a curriculum developed in partnership with the industry through the ISC Education Advisory Board. The Board is comprised of security
professionals from all segments of the industry: visionary manufacturers, end users (including law enforcement and campus security), integrators, and education experts. With three full-days of education, there is something for every security professional with a Specialty Programming Day on March 27 where every security professional can gain specific knowledge geared toward their profession – dealer, installer, integrator or end-user.
The ISC Premier Education SeriesSM offers vendor-neutral education and qualifies for CE hours with many relevant industry accreditation bodies – including ASIS. Certificates of attendance will be distributed to all paid conferees after the show to self-report education hours for CE credit.
With over two football fields of exhibit space and three days of education and networking, ISC West 2012 offers several planning and navigational tools available. My Show Planner and the ISC West Mobile can be found on the home page.
ISC West 2012, Mar. 28-30, with the ISC Premier Education Series being held on Mar. 27-29 at the Sands Expo & Convention Center, is the leading US exhibition and conference serving the electronic physical security industry. It brings over 900 international and domestic security product manufacturer companies and over 23,000 security professionals to Las Vegas each year. ISC West, sponsored exclusively by SIA, is the security industry's premier launching pad for new products, solutions and technologies, presented in the first quarter of the year. Each year, the annual SIA New Product Showcase celebrates product innovation with category winners and an overall Best in Show Award.
ISC West also celebrates the work of the industry through a variety of special events and networking opportunities including the Security 5K Run/2K Walk, the security industry's charitable effort to save the lives of hungry children around the world; the annual SAMMY awards, presented by Security, Sales & Integration (SSI) magazine honoring installing security contractors who exemplify professionalism in their sales, marketing and installation endeavors; the SIA Customer Appreciation Reception and Cygnus's Fastest Growing Dealer Business Program.