Sessions Include Best Practices for Airport Security and Meeting Electrical Substation Regulations
Princeton, NJ (May 28, 2015) – SightLogix President and CEO John Romanowich will moderate a panel discussion on electric grid security and serve as a panelist for a session on airport security at the upcoming SIA Government Summit 2015, which will be held June 8-10 in Washington, D.C.
“A number of high-profile physical security breaches at both substations and airports have highlighted the need for reliable intrusion detection systems to secure these valuable assets,” said John Romanowich, President and CEO, SightLogix. “These Government Summit sessions will address the many challenges associated with each of these important types of facilities and offer best practices for ensuring that they are protected.”
Romanowich will serve as moderator for a panel discussion titled “Securing the Electric Grid,” which will take place at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 9. During this session, representatives from the security and electric power industries will be discussing what to expect from key compliance requirements in 2015, such as NERC CIP-014 which will drive physical security upgrades at critical substations and control centers throughout the U.S.
The following morning, Romanowich will serve as a panelist for “Keeping Air Travelers Safe: Rapid Growth in Airport Security Improvements and Financing Need,” where he will be joined by aviation sector experts for a discussion on the growing need for airport security improvements, including perimeter security, as well as evolving trends affecting funding sources. This session is scheduled for 9 a.m. on Wednesday, June 10.
For more information on these sessions or SIA Government Summit 2015, visit http://www.siaonline.org/Pages/IndustryEvents/SIA-Government-Summit.aspx.