2018 DefenseChain Conference

The DefenseChain Conference will be held on October 23, 2018 at The Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner, in McLean, VA. The registration fee of $1,397 is payable in advance and includes all Conference materials, Breakfast and Lunch on the Conference day.

Taking place the day after DefenseChain begins, the 2018 Program Excellence Best Practices Symposium and Awards Banquet will bring together program executives, their customer counterparts, and leaders from across the industry to recognize the best in performance and leadership.

Please contact Joanna Speed by phone at +1-424-465-6501, or email if you have any questions about this Conference.

Register Now   DefenseChain Conference
(includes option to add Program Excellence Symposium and/or Awards Banquet)

Register Now 2018 Aviation Week Program Excellence Symposium (only)

Register Now   2018 Aviation Week Program Excellence Awards Banquet (only)
(includes option to register spouse or companion)

Register Now 2018 Aviation Week Program Excellence Symposium and Awards Banquet (only)

Hotel Accommodations

Hotel accommodations must be arranged separately by the delegates. A block of rooms has been reserved at The Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner at the rate of $289 per night; $250 for Government employees (plus tax and other applicable fees). Please make room reservations directly with the hotel at 1-800-241-3333. Please ask for the SpeedNews or Aviation Week Conference rates.

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