The Security Industry Association (SIA) has announced its speaker lineup for the Securing New Ground Conference, to be held Oct. 19-20 at the Grand Hyatt New York City.

Speakers will include: John Petruzzi, VP, Enterprise Security Operations, Time Warner Cable; Bonnie Michelman, Director, Police, Security & Outside Services, Mass General Hospital; Maureen Rush, Vice President for Public Safety and Superintendent of Penn Police, University of Pennsylvania; David McGowan, Vice President, Global Protection, Tiffany & Co.; and more. 

SNG conference panel discussions include:

  • Winning Game Plans: Risk Management and Setting Priorities
  • IoT: Embracing Opportunity and Managing Risk
  • A Snapshot into the Evolution of Security Technology
  • Data Mining: Harvesting Knowledge for Actionable Decisions
  • An Insider's Look: What's Driving Today’s Customer Decisions
  • Why Reinvent the Wheel? Examples of Great Solutions to Complex Problems
  • Redefining the Function of System Integrators
  • The Reality of Cybersecurity: Is It a Battle or Opportunity for Change?
  • The Maturation of the Alarm Dealer: Reshaping the Channel
  • The State of the GSOC: What’s on the Horizon?
  • Investment Insights: Perspectives from Wall Street and Private Equity

The full agenda is now online at