8–10 May 2018
Kossiakoff Center at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, Maryland


Registration Options

Options Conference Rate Early Member Rate Standard Member Rate
8 Oct – 10 May
8 Oct – 29 Apr
30 Apr – 10 May
Full Conference Rate TBD TBD TBD
Government Employee Rate (AIAA Membership not required) --- TBD TBD
One Day Rate (Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday) TBD TBD TBD

Package Description

Full Conference registration includes sessions Tuesday-Thursday, lunch Tuesday-Thursday, Tuesday evening reception.

Government Employee Rate
: Includes sessions Tuesday-Thursday, lunch Tuesday-Thursday, Tuesday evening reception. AIAA Membership is not required in order to take advantage of the Early Rate.

One Day Rate: Includes sessions for the day of registration only. Does not include tickets.

Extra Tickets

Name Price
Tuesday Lunch N/A
Tuesday Reception N/A
Wednesday Lunch N/A
Thursday Lunch N/A

Registration Desk Hours

Date Open Time Close Time
Tuesday, 08 May 2018 0700 1700
Wednesday, 09 May 2018 0700 1700
Thursday, 10 May 2018 0700 1300

Additional Information

Conference attendance requires U.S. Citizenship and at least a SECRET security clearance. Security clearance form must be submitted and will be available for download shortly.

Registration for AIAA DEFENSE 2018 includes access to the following conferences:

  • AIAA Missile Sciences Conference
  • AIAA Strategic and Tactical Missile Systems Conference
  • AIAA National Forum on Weapon System Effectiveness

Cancellations must be in writing and received no later than 29 April 2018. There is a $100 cancellation fee. Registrants who cancel beyond this date or fail to attend the forum will forfeit the entire fee. For questions, please contact the Registrar, +1.703.264.7508.

Dates to Remember

  • Open for Abstract: 19 Sep 2017
  • Abstract Deadline: 06 Dec 2017
  • Early Bird Reg Deadline: 29 Apr 2018
  • Cancellation Deadline: 29 Apr 2018

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