Certifications and Industry leadership
Genetec affiliates with many international industry associations, where our solutions meet their respective needs and demands. As innovators and leaders, working with established organizations helps provide strategic direction and speed enhancement and adoption of our open standards solutions across the security industry.
View the list below for current industry associations we belong to.
AAAE is the largest professional organization for airport executives in the world, representing thousands of airport management personnel at public use airports nationwide. The American Association of Airport Executives' primary goal is to assist airport executives in fulfilling their responsibilities to the airports and communities they serve.
AAPA promotes the common interests of the port community, and provides leadership on trade, transportation, environmental and other issues related to port development and operations. AAPA also works to educate the public, media, local, state and Federal legislators about the essential role ports play within the global transportation system.
The Airport Consultants Council (ACC) is the international trade association that represents the unique interests of consultant firms and related businesses that provide airport development and operations expertise. Constant development and complex challenges have become the norms in aviation today. Airport facilities, technology, markets, planning, design, security, regulations and economics are in a state of unprecedented change. ACC helps it members stay ahead in this dynamic industry by bringing the experts together. ACC was founded in 1978 and is located in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.
The Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA) represents local, regional and state governing bodies that own and operate commercial airports in the United States and Canada. The mission of ACI-NA is to advocate policies and provide services that strengthen the ability of commercial airports to serve their passengers, customers and communities.
APTA is the leading force in advancing public transportation. To strengthen and improve public transportation, APTA serves and leads its diverse membership through advocacy, innovation and information sharing. APTA and its members and staff work to ensure that public transportation is available and accessible for all Americans in communities across the country.
Founded in 1910, ASBO International is a professional association of 6,000 school business management professionals. Our mission is to provide programs and services to promote the highest standards of school business management practices, professional growth, and the effective use of educational resources.
The BHE, a German association, represents about 600 companies in the area of preventive security, which is approximately 3 billion euro and 32000 employees. Some of the most important tasks of the BHE are representation of the members’ interests towards other institutions (such as public authorities, insurance companies, police stations), intensive co-operation with national, international and European standardization committees and working on the crucial problems of the security industry with several technical committees and working groups.
The Canadian Security Association (CANASA) is the national non-profit organization, established in 1977, dedicated to promoting the interests of its members and the safety and security of all Canadians. We are the recognized voice of the electronic security industry and have a growing membership of more than 1250 companies across Canada, representing all segments of the industry. We support our members through a comprehensive network of services, including high quality security education, government relations, marketing, communications, leading industry trade shows and the latest industry information and news.
The CCTV User Group was formed in 1996 to represent the users and reflect their needs not only at every level of Government, but also with companies involved in the provision of CCTV services. The mission of the CCTV User Group is to maintain their position as the leading professional body representing the Users of Closed Circuit Television technology across all sectors and continually enhance their service to all.
The Canadian Parking Association was founded in 1983 with the primary goal to be the voice of the parking industry in Canada. The Canadian Parking Association is the national organization that represents the parking industry and provides a dynamic forum for learning and sharing to enhance their members' ability to serve the public and to improve the economic vitality of their communities.