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ISC Solutions Examined

Facing falling attendance and interest, ISC East has been 'transformed' to ISC Solutions. Exhibit attendance dropped to 6,331 in 2009 while paying education attendees was an anemic 41. In their announcement, the exhibitor justified the move as...

By John Honovich - almost 12 years ago

iSecurity Virtual Trade Show Reviewed

Below is a video screencast showing the live iSecurity Virtual Trade Show held on March 3rd. The virtual trade show is meant to be an on-line version of a physical trade show (like ISC, IFSEC, Essen, etc.). For background, see our overview of...

By John Honovich - almost 12 years ago

iSecurity Virtual Trade Show Examined

On March 3, 2010, a one-day 'virtual' trade show will be held. Called the iSecurity Virtual Trade Show and run by Security Magazine / SDM, the event will allow people to log in from their computers to watch videos, chat with exhibitors and other...

By John Honovich - almost 12 years ago

SIA Seeks to Make ISC Education Commercial Free

A common complaint for seminars at trade shows is that they tend to be too commercial and too vendor specific. Sometimes this occurs indirectly and other times it is a result of a sponsorship package (pay X and get a speaking slot). Responding to...

By John Honovich - over 12 years ago

ASIS 2009 Attendance Down to 2004 Levels

With a significant drop in attendance for the second straight year, attendance to the ASIS International tradeshow is now down to 2004 levels. Peaking in 2007, ASIS attendance was 23,708 [link no longer available] (audited), up from a reported...

By John Honovich - over 12 years ago

Is the Web Replacing Security Magazines and Shows?

While ASIS show attendance was down and disappointing for the second consecutive year, online traffic to security websites continues to rise significantly. Regular users of online security sites now likely outnumber trade show attendees. Though...

By John Honovich - over 12 years ago

Is Bosch Over-Selling Video Analytics?

Analysts and pundits agree that video analytics has been significantly over-sold in the last few years. Bosch certainly did its part with its IVA Challenge [link no longer available] where tradeshow attendees tried to steal a drill positioned...

By John Honovich - almost 13 years ago

Not Exhibiting at ISC West

Cisco is not exhibiting at ISC West due to "limited marketing dollars". It is another symptom that, despite their self-promotion, Cisco is not yet taking over the industry. We examined the specific problems Cisco has faced and explained how...

By John Honovich - almost 13 years ago

Are Trade Shows Dying?

Internet economics and the recession pose a significant risk to the future of trade shows. A broad trend facing all technology industries, we may see dramatic reductions and changes to leading security trade shows in the next 3 years. With Norbain...

By John Honovich - about 13 years ago

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