Registration is closed because we have reached maximum capacity.  If you have any questions please email Meredith Mangas at

This event is classified at the Secret U.S. Level. All attendees must be U.S. Citizens holding a secret clearance or higher.

ID Badge
During registration, each attendee will be issued a conference badge that must be worn during the event. Please be prepared to present a valid picture ID.  As per recent CNIC naval message, NAVSHORE 004/16, individuals who present a state issued driver’s license from Minnesota, Illinois, Missouri, New Mexico, Washington, and identification cards from American Samoa will not be accepted.  Individuals who do present credentials from one of the above named states or territories must provide a second form of identification.  

Please review the Security Clearance Information before registering.

Registration to the conference includes:
 Welcome Reception at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina Bay Tower on Monday
  Plenary Session and Networking Reception on Tuesday
  Technical Session on Wednesday
  Continental breakfast and lunch on Tuesday and Wednesday

Registration Fees
2/4/2019 - 3/14/2019
After 3/14/2019
Government and Active Duty Military
Contractors do not qualify for Government registration and must register as Industry. A valid government or military employee email is required at time of registration and employee ID is required at time of onsite check-in.
Industry Member
NDIA member or its affiliates (PSA, NTSA and WID)
Industry Non-Member
*A valid student ID is required at time of onsite check-in. Student must have a clearance to attend.
Technical Speakers - Government
Please register with the Discount Code provided in the Speaker Instructions
Technical Speaker - Industry
Please register with the Discount Code provided in the Speaker Instructions
Young Professionals
See Young Professional Referral Program tab for more information about this program.

Cancellation Policy
All refund, cancellation, and substitution requests must be submitted in writing to Alissa Meehan at There is a $75 cancellation fee for all cancellation requests. NO refunds will be made for cancellations received after March 8, 2019.   Refunds will not be given for no-shows; if an attendee shows a balance and does not attend the conference, he/she will be invoiced for payment. We do not issue refunds for the sole purpose of switching forms of payment; please ensure you register with the correct form of payment. This cancellation policy applies to all attendees, regardless of the method of registration or reason for cancellation.

Substitution Policy
We welcome and encourage substitutions! If substituting for someone, please email Alissa Meehan at


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.