THANK YOU for attending the Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium in Washington D.C. this year. Please Click Here to view information on the 2017 Symposium.

"Do you work in the cyber area? Then I have some questions for you. How do we do 100% assured identity and build networks that can respond to and overcome our adversaries' attacks? How do we design the next level of encryption for security? How do we design for the next version of the Internet? These are just a few of the questions that I hope you will help us answer as part of our discussions at the 2016 Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium." - LTG Alan R. Lynn

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The Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium Moves to the

Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Washington, D.C.

April 20-22, 2016


New Valuable Benefits:

  • Increased Exhibit Hall Traffic with the Sessions and Registration Nearby
  • Additional Exhibit Space
  • Ability to Accommodate Larger Exhibits
  • Modern Facility and State-of-the-art Technology
  • Contiguous Exhibit Space
  • Enhanced Lighting
  • High Ceiling to Allow for Larger Exhibits



801 Mt. Vernon Place NW, Washington, DC

Detailed Directions



There are over 3,000 parking spaces in a three block radius of the facility. These spaces are available on a first come, first serve basis. Click Here for further information regarding parking and Parking Panda.



Yellow/Green line: Mt Vernon Sq/7th St-Convention Center
Download the Metro Map (pdf) for schedule.