Attend in Crystal City, VA or Live Online

Learn real-world cyber security skills from top industry experts during SANS Crystal City (May 21-26). Join us Live Online or in Crystal City, VA to experience interactive training with hands-on labs, practice your skills during Netwars Tournaments, and network with your peers in real-time. Choose your course and register now!

SANS Crystal City 2023 Features

  • Courses In-Person or Live Online (see Available Courses for details)
  • Hands-on Core Netwars Tournament for In-Person attendees
  • Practical cyber security training taught by real-world practitioners
  • Hands-on labs in a virtual environment
  • Courses include electronic and printed books
  • Several courses align with GIAC certifications

Please note, courses are available In-Person in Crystal City, VA or Live Online during this event. Please see course details below for availability. For In-Person courses, seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Register now to secure your spot.

Learn About The SANS Live Training Experience

Are you curious about what to expect from SANS Live Training? Listen to what our alumni say about their experience!

Choose from interactive Live Online and In-Person training available in several time zones and select locations. Whichever format you choose, you will receive high-quality cyber security training you can use immediately.

This *really* pulled a lot together for me, and its been hugely valuable - I know parts of this are going to impact my approach to my work from my first day back.
Merewyn Boak
- Apple
SANS training is very valuable because it focuses on what really matters and provides practical and easy ways to improve your security posture.
Antonio Sannino
- P&G
The real value of this training lies at the intersection of quality content and delivery by a subject-matter expert actively working in the field, making it incredibly relevant and immediately applicable to my job.
P. Watson
- Microsoft Corp
SANS courses are extremely valuable because of all the hands-on material and their connection to the real world.
Tor Nilsson
- SecurityLink AB
SANS offers the ultimate in quality instruction and thoughtful curriculum development. I learned so much this week and can't wait to review and apply what I learned.
Gabrielle S.
- US Federal Agency

    Important Dates

    Refund Date Hotel Group Discount Deadline
    May 4, 2023 May 4, 2023


    Hilton Arlington National Landing

    (Formerly Hilton Crystal City at Washington Reagan National Airport)

    2399 Richmond Highway

    Arlington, VA 22202

    Phone: 703-418-6800

    Hilton Arlington National Landing

    Located in National Landing, less than five minutes from Ronald Reagan National Airport and offers a free airport shuttle. Explore Crystal City shopping mall and local restaurants within walking distance from the front door or walk three blocks to the metro for easy access to downtown DC, five miles away. The 24-hour fitness center is free to enjoy.

    Hotel Special Rates and Reservations

    A special discounted rate of $229.00 S/D plus applicable taxes will be honored based on space availability.

    The group rate is lower than the Government Per Diem rate. Should the Government Per Diem rate fall below the group rate, a limited amount of rooms will be made available at the prevailing Government Per Diem rate.

    These rates include Internet in your room and are only available through Thursday, May 4, 2023.

    To make a regular reservation, please visit this link.

    Top 3 reasons to stay at the Hilton Arlington National Landing

    1. No need to factor in daily cab fees and the time associated with travel to alternate hotels. Everything is in one convenient location!
    2. By staying at the Hilton Arlington National Landing, you gain the opportunity to further network with your industry peers and remain in the center of the activity surrounding the conference.
    3. SANS schedules additional networking events at the Hilton Arlington National Landing that you won't want to miss!

    Travel Arrangements and Directions

    A discounted parking rate of $15.00 per day plus applicable taxes for attendees is available.

    From Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA): Approximately 1.4 miles

    From Dulles International Airport (IAD): Approximately 28.4 miles

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    Experience Arlington

    3 Quick Facts about Arlington

    1. In 1791, Arlington was originally part of a 10-mile square surveyed for the nation’s capital.
    2. The Rosslyn Metro station features one of the largest continuous escalators in the world (194 feet, 8 inches). It takes 140 seconds to ride from top to bottom.
    3. The County was named for the estate where George Washington Parke Custis lived before he built the house currently known as Arlington House in Arlington National Cemetery. The estate had been named to honor the Earl of Arlington.

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