General Information


All sessions and social functions are Hawaii business casual - Aloha attire - no shorts or slippers/flip-flops.

Note to military attendees: The Sheraton and Royal Hawaiian hotels, along with the outdoor area between the two hotels, are "no cover zones."

Reserve Credits Available

Members of the Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard Reserves have been authorized to earn one point retirement credit for attendance. Reserve and National Guard (Army and Air Force personnel) may participate on a non-pay credit basis, with approval of unit commander. Bring unit forms with you to the conference Operations Office for validation.


AFCEA International supports the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Attendees with special needs should contact (703) 631-6130 or e-mail.


Photography/Videography/Audio Recording Policy

Attendees are not permitted to photograph, record, or videotape any portion of the TechNet Asia-Pacific proceedings. Working members of the press are required to check in at the press desk at registration, in order to photograph and/or videotape at the show. No other photography, audio recording, or videography is permitted. 
Exhibit personnel may photograph and/or videotape only their personnel and equipment within the confines of their booth.
Failure to comply with this policy shall result in confiscation of devices or material and administrative action under applicable government guidelines.
Attendees understand that AFCEA and their authorized representatives (Show Management) may conduct interviews and may take photographs and/or videotape in any unclassified portion of the TechNet Asia-Pacific conference and exhibit hall. These photographs, videos and recordings are for use by Show Management in publications or other media material produced for the purposes of conference promotion including, but not limited to: brochures, invitations, books, newspapers, magazines, television, websites, etc.  Attendees' and exhibitors' registration grants Show Management permission and consent for use of this photography and video.




AFCEA International, established in 1946, is a non-profit organization serving its members by providing a forum for the ethical exchange of information, and dedicated to increasing knowledge through the exploration of issues relevant to its members in information technology, communications and electronics for the defense, homeland security and intelligence communities. AFCEA supports local chapters, sponsors events, publishes the award-winning SIGNAL Magazine, promotes education, and provides member benefits – all with the purpose of equipping its members to meet government’s challenges and to further their careers. AFCEA and its chapters provide a common ground for learning that is unquestioned in its integrity and unequaled in the reach of its relationships. Over 31,000 members support AFCEA International for the same reason: we help them succeed and enable them to serve.

Education is an AFCEA core value. The Association, in partnership with the AFCEA Educational Foundation, Chapters and Members worldwide, presents $2 million annually in scholarships, grants and awards in six categories: 1) college students with STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) majors, 2) current and future teachers of STEM subjects in U.S. middle and high schools, 3) underserved/minority college students studying STEM fields, 4) students in fields related to Global Security such as intelligence, cyber and homeland security, 5) ROTC cadets/midshipmen and military personnel, and 6) students attending the five service academies and other military educational institutions.


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