Attendee Information

Appropriate dress for the conference is business casual for civilians and class B uniform for military personnel. 

ID Badge
During registration and check-in, each attendee will be issued a conference badge. Please be prepared to present a valid picture ID. Badges must be worn at all conference functions. 

Special Accommodations
NDIA supports the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Attendees with special needs or allergies/dietary restrictions should contact Reneé Despot at or 703-247-2566 by May 1, 2018.

Press & Media
Please contact Evamarie Socha at to register. All press interested in attending this event must be registered by 5:00 pm EST on May 7, 2018 to allow for conference coordination. No exceptions will be made.

Transportation from Airport
The Marriott is located eight miles from San Diego's Lindbergh Field Airport. Transportation for hotel guests is available through Super Shuttle at a discounted rate of $12 per person, each way, and operates 24 hours daily. Taxi/Uber/Lyft fares are estimated at $15 each way. 

San Diego Trolley System
The San Diego Trolley stops directly behind the hotel providing easy transport access to all that Mission Valley has to offer including shopping and dining.

View/Download/Print Trolley Map

Venue Parking
The current parking rates for daily function parking and overnight guests are as follows:

  • $10/Night - Discounted Group Overnight Self-Parking
  • $35/Night - Valet Parking