Attendee Information

ATTIRE
Civilians: Business
Military Attendees: Uniform of the day
Military Speakers: Service Dress

ID BADGE
During conference registration each attendee will be issued a conference badge. Please be prepared to present a valid picture I.D. Badges must be worn at all conference functions.

CONVENTION CENTER PARKING
Onsite parking is complimentary for attendees. 

HOTEL PARKING
Onsite parking is complimentary for hotel guests. 

HOTEL SHUTTLE FROM MARRIOTT
Airport shuttle service, on request, is complimentary. Hours are Monday through Sunday, 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.  

TRANSPORTATION
Columbus Airport (CSG)
7 miles S of Columbus Georgia Convention Center/Columbus Marriott
Estimated taxi fare: $15 one way

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)
90 miles S of Columbus Georgia Convention Center/Columbus Marriott
Estimated taxi fare: $100-$150 one way

SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS
NDIA supports the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Attendees with special needs or allergies/dietary restrictions should contact Trish Wildt at twildt@NDIA.org or (703) 247-2586 upon registration and no later than Friday, October 1, 2021.

EVENT CODE OF CONDUCT
NDIA’s Event Code of Conduct applies to all National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA), National Training & Simulation Association (NTSA), and Women In Defense (WID) meeting-related events, whether in person at public or private facilities, online, or during virtual events. NDIA, NTSA, and WID are committed to providing a productive and welcoming environment for all participants. All participants are expected to abide by this code as well as NDIA’s ethical principles and practices. Visit NDIA.org/CodeOfConduct to review the full policy.

HARASSMENT POLICY
The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA), National Training & Simulation Association (NTSA), and Women in Defense (WID) are committed to providing a professional environment free from physical, psychological, and verbal harassment. NDIA and its affiliates, NTSA and WID, 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, NTSA, and WID 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, inappropriately physical contact, and unwelcome attention. Participants requested to cease harassing behavior are expected to comply immediately, and failure will serve as grounds of revoking access to the NDIA, NTSA or WID event.