ICCWS Practical Information

Registered participants will receive specific joining instructions two weeks before the conference. In the meantime, we hope you find the following, more general, ICCWS Practical Information helpful.

Conference Location

National Defense University
Marshall Hall,
300 5th Avenue,
Fort McNair,
Washington DC

Key locations for ICCWS 2018 are shown on the Google map.

Conference Location

University Information

National Defense University

NDU is an internationally recognized graduate-level university with five colleges and multiple centers of excellence focused on joint education, leader development, and scholarship in national security matters.

Link to the website:

Local Information

Washington, D.C. is the capital city of the United States of America. The President of the United States and many major national government offices are in the city. It is the political centre of the United States.

Washington was named after the first U.S. President, George Washington. The "D.C." stands for "District of Columbia", a special area created that is not a state.

Conference Dinner

The Conference dinner will be confirmed soon.

If there is transport need it will be from the Conference hotel. Your registration fee includes a place for you at the Conference dinner. You are welcome to bring a guest at the cost of £50. Please see the registration page to book a guest or contact

Conference Accommodation

The main conference hotel where pre-conference registration will be is the Hampton Inn & Suites Washington –Navy Yard1265 First St SE which is 0.8 miles from the conference venue. We are working with a specialist agency to offer a range of hotels for all ACPIL conferences, with prices lower than many online booking engines. To arrange accommodation please visit: ACPI Accommodation

Hotels Closest to National Defense University (NDU)

Hampton Inn & Suites Washington ***

1265 First St SE, Washington, DC 20003, USA
Avg £120 -£150 per night

15 min Walk to NDU
7 min Drive to NDU

Capitol Skyline ***
10 I St SW, Washington, DC 20024, USA
Avg £200 per night

20 min Walk to NDU
10 min Drive to NDU

Something Closer to the Centre

The Hamilton Hotel
Great Location in Downtown
1001 14th Street Northwest, Northwest, Washington, DC 20005, USA
Avg £200 per night but £180 lower rates

15 min Drive to NDU
34 min via Public Transport (Metro) to NDU

Host Recommendations

Residence Inn Arlington it is co-located with a Renaissance Hotel.
2850 South Potomac Avenue, Arlington, VA
Located very close to Reagan National Airport with complimentary shuttle, provides free hot breakfast.

Hilton Garden Inn National Airport
2020 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA
also located very close to Reagan National Airport with a complimentary shuttle.

Key locations on Google Maps

Key locations for the 13th International Conference on Cyber Warfare and Security - ICCWS in Washington, DC are shown on this google map: