ISC West, being held March 27-30 at the Sands Expo Convention Center, opened registration on its website. ISC West 2012 will feature new technologies and products from more than 800 domestic and international companies; business-building opportunities for every security professional, an education program and networking and industry support by event sponsor, Security Industry Association (SIA).The ISC Premier Education SeriesSM offers vendor-neutral education and qualifies for continuing education (CE) hours with 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.

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 its SafeRise introduction.  For information, visit