If you’re an installer, integrator, or security professional, you know that ISC West Security Conference is the trade show! Held annually in Las Vegas, it’s the largest security industry event globally. With more than 1,000 exhibitors and 30,000 attendees, ISC West is a must-attend event to stay up-to-date on the latest security products and trends. This year’s show is March 23-25th, at the Venetian Resort.
If you’re new to ISC West or need a refresher on making the most out of your time there, read on for our quick guide to preparing for ISC West Security Conference.
Make A List Of Goals
Before you even start packing your bags, you need to have a clear idea of your goals for attending the show. Are you looking to learn about new products? Network with other professionals? Get face-time with specific vendors? Once you know your goals, you can start planning your schedule accordingly.
If you’ve ever been to Las Vegas, you know that comfortable shoes are a must. You’ll be doing a lot of walking at ISC West, so pack a pair (or two) of comfortable shoes. Trust us; your feet will thank you later!
Plan Your Schedule In Advance
The ISC West website has a handy Exhibitor List that you can use to start planning your schedule. Take some time to look through the list and note which exhibitors you want to visit. You can also create a personalized program on the ISC West app, available for both iOS and Android devices.
Schedule Meetings Ahead of Time
If you want to meet with a specific exhibitor or attend a seminar, it’s best to schedule those in advance. Many of the popular demos and events at ISC West fill up quickly, so don’t wait until the last minute to try and secure a spot.
Attend Product Demos
One of the best things about ISC West is that you have the opportunity to see products in action. Many exhibitors offer product demos throughout the show, so take advantage of those! It’s a great way to get a first-hand look at new products and see how they work.
StoneLock Product Demos
Genetec: Booth #13062 | March 23, 2022 | Noon PST
Kantech: Lido Ballroom | Suite #3101 | March 24, 2022 | 10:00 am PST
Software House: Lido Ballroom | Suite #3105 | March 24, 2022 | 4:00 pm PST
Exhibit Hall Hours
Plan your time accordingly, and leave some time for networking and exploring.
Wednesday, March 23, 2022 | 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday, March 24, 2022 | 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday, March 25, 2022 | 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Venetian Resort
The Venetian Resort is located on the Las Vegas strip. If you’re flying into town, you can take a taxi, Uber, or Lyft from the airport to the hotel. The Venetian also has a free shuttle that runs every 15 minutes from the Fashion Show Mall on the strip.
Once you’re at the Venetian, be sure to explore all of the hotel’s amenities. In addition to being one of the largest hotels in the world, it also has its own canals, gondola rides, and shopping mall.