About ESX

Mark your calendars to join us June 15-18, 2021 as the Electronic Security Association (ESA) will celebrate another banner year hosting the Electronic Security Expo (ESX), the leading convention and exhibition in the electronic security and life safety industry. ESX showcases the best-of-the-best in product and service technology from the industry’s most respected electronic security developers, providers and resellers. Just as important, ESX is an extremely highly regarded gathering where you will interact with members of the shared industry eco-system.

Innovation Awards

Although the in-person ESX 2020 conference was cancelled, the 2020 Innovation Awards occurred virtually! View the 2020 category winners here.

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It is critical for security and life safety professionals to enhance their industry knowledge and hone their business skills. ESX’s educational program delivers best practices and new concepts to help businesses and companies achieve operational and financial excellence and gain valuable business intelligence on trends, technology, and opportunities. 

Grow Your
Share innovative ideas to increase your top line revenues, offer new products, invigorate your sales, and build a customer-centric team.
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Zeroes in on next-generation monitoring technologies, services, and management techniques that deliver meaningful operational improvements.
the Future
Gives you the broadcast perspective of what lies ahead and how to prepare yourself for fast-paced, business-changing breakthroughs.
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Your Company
Focuses on innovative ways to lead and manage your company, including operations, finance, and customer service.


ESX is a must-attend event for the electronic security and life safety industry’s most innovative and influential leaders. This means an opportunity to have face-to-face conversations with over 1,800 industry specialists looking to partner with security integration, life safety, and monitoring companies at ESX. Our Partner Opportunities are designed to maximize your leadership, visibility, traffic, and overall networking experience at the conference.

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Jim Conlon




What is ESX?

Hosted by the Electronic Security Association (ESA), ESX showcases the best-of-the-best in product and service technology from the security and life safety industry’s most respected service and product suppliers in a community-focused forum to provide an open, productive exchange of knowledge, experience, strategy, and tools—all aimed at advancing professionalism and maximizing business growth.

Who should attend ESX?

Professionals in the electronic security and life safety industry.

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When is ESX 2021?

ESX 2021 will be held June 15-18, 2021 in Louisville, Kentucky.

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What are the Innovation Awards?

The Innovation Awards distinguish innovation and excellence in the industry — and identify the next-gen products and services that will offer significant opportunity for growth. Companies that serve the industry are encouraged to enter products/services that benefit end users’ experience and those that benefit dealers, integrators or monitoring companies’ top line revenues and bottom line results. View our Innovation Awards page for more information.

Who can I contact with questions?

Alexis Bauer Kolak or 312-673-4777


Danielle Bartodziej or 312-673-4798


Jim Conlon or 312-673-4856


Exhibit/Sponsor Fulfillment:
Kayley Pitman or 312-673-5923


Exhibit/Sponsor Payment:
Amber McKnight or 312-673-4895

Who can I contact with questions about exhibit and sponsorship?

General Exhibit and Sponsorship:

Jim Conlon or 312-673-4865


Exhibit/Sponsor Fulfilment: Kayley Pitman or 312-673-5923


Payment: Amber McKnight or 312-673-4895

Who can I contact about ads?

Jim Conlon or 312-673-4865