Onsite registration will be available; however pre-online registration is encouraged.

Full conference registration includes access to the conference on Tuesday, October 22, and Wednesday, October 23:

- General Session
- Display Area
- Meals: Continental Breakfasts, Networking Breaks, and Networking Luncheons
- Tuesday's Networking Reception and Awards Dinner
- Conference Program
- Speaker Proceedings (if authorized by speaker)

Thursday is a half-day CLASSIFIED (SECRET//NOFORN)) session that must be selected as an add-on during the registration process. No concurrent unclassified session will be held on Thursday. Visit the Security Clearance Information page for criteria. Registration for the Classified Session has reached capacity and is now closed. 

Active Duty Military: Please see details below for registration fees and instructions.

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Registration Fees
Until 9/6/2019
9/7/2019 - 10/11/2019
After 10/12/2019
Active Duty U.S. Military
*Must show military ID at registration check-in when picking up badge; this fee includes Foreign Liaison Officers. Meals are not included with the complimentary registration but can be purchased for $150. (Tuesday's Reception and Dinner is NOT included but can be purchased separately.)
Please email Andrea Lane at for registration code.
Government and Foreign Military
U.S. Civilian, DoD and Foreign Military to include attachés.
Industry Member
NDIA member or its affiliates (PSA, NTSA and WID)
Industry Non-Member
*Must show press credentials at registration check-in when picking up badge.
Please email Andrea Lane at for registration code.
Reception & Award Dinner ONLY
This fee is for attendance at the Tuesday evening reception and award dinner ONLY. This does not include conference access or other meals. The reception and award dinner are included in regular conference registration for NON-active duty.
Small Business
Company must be a Corporate NDIA member with defense-related annual revenue of $10 Million revenue or less.
*Must be currently enrolled and register with a .edu email address; please show valid student ID at registration check-in. Email for discount code.

Active Duty Military Registration

You may register for this event via online registration with a special discount code. All active duty military registrants must provide a government email address on their registration to confirm complimentary attendance, and credentials will be verified on-site. Please contact Andrea Lane at for the registration discount code.

*Please note: Meals are not included with this complimentary registration. For meals, please purchase the Active Duty U.S. Military Meal Package and/or the Reception and Award Dinner ONLY add-on.

Cancellations & Substitutions

Cancellations received by Friday, October 11, 2019 will receive a refund minus a $100 cancellation fee. No refunds will be given for cancellations received on or after Saturday, October 12, 2019. Substitutions to this event are welcome in lieu of cancellations. All cancellations and substitutions must be made in writing to Andrea Lane at

*Please note: This policy does not apply to sponsorship or display cancellations; no refunds will be issued for sponsorships or displays. NDIA is committed to providing a professional environment free from physical, psychological and verbal harassment. NDIA will not tolerate harassment of any kind, including but not limited to harassment based on ethnicity, religion, disability, physical appearance, gender, or sexual orientation. This policy applies to all participants and attendees at NDIA conferences, meetings and events. Harassment includes offensive gestures and verbal comments, deliberate intimidation, stalking, following, inappropriate photography and recording, sustained disruption of talks or other events, inappropriate physical contact, and unwelcome attention. Participants requested to cease harassing behavior are expected to comply immediately, and failure will serve as grounds for revoking access to the NDIA event.