On today’s news round-up, John Romanowich, President and CEO of SightLogix® Inc., will moderate a panel discussion on critical infrastructure protection at the 2011 Government Summit presented by the Security Industry Association (SIA) June 21-22 in Washington, D.C. Sukhi Ghuman, owner and founder of award-winning security company Octavian Security, has fulfilled a life-long dream by taking to the pitch at Everton FC – helping to raise £10,000 for charity in the process.

On a corporate note, LG and Hikvision will unite as Platinum Partners through the Mirasys Technology Partner Programme Thanks to Cassidian, the defence and security division of EADS,  the guidance of aircraft in the vicinity of wind parks can be significantly improved: it has developed a technical solution to largely eliminate interference to air traffic control radars caused by wind turbines.  Over in the US, Genetec’s Omnicast has been certified as an “Approved Product for Homeland Security”. Read more security news…