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UPDATE JANUARY 11, 2018:  CERTS is sold out and we are in a wait-list status.  Click here to enter your name on the event wait-list.  We will not be taking onsite registrations.


AFCEA International is pleased to host the first Cyber Education, Research, and Training Symposium (CERTS*) connecting military and agency stakeholders with solution providers from academia, business and research centers.

CERTS will feature keynote speakers, panels and breakout sessions promoting discussion between operators and supporting professionals. It will include information about the plans and priorities needed to build and sustain cyber competencies, operate in this complex space and defend the nation’s cyber domain.

Symposium sessions will focus on information that supports the cyber educators, trainers and work force from the classroom to the workplace. They will concentrate of topics that are crucial both in practice and on missions and are being designed to cover a range of subjects from curriculum through certification and from tools to techniques.

Leaders from across the Department of Defense, industry and academia will discuss the challenges, near-term requirements and emergent solutions to learn, operate and succeed in cyberspace.

This first symposium is limited to 350 attendees to facilitate community building and promote networking.

Help define the conversation, the issues, and the partnerships during extensive networking opportunities and topic discussions.  Register Now!

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*CERT is a registered trademark of Carnegie Mellon University. AFCEA CERTS is not affiliated with Carnegie Mellon University or the Software Engineering Institute.