ICS Security Summit 2023 at Disney’s Contemporary Resort!

Summit: May 1-2, 2023 | Courses: May 3-8, 2023 |Co-Chairs: Tim Conway, Robert M. Lee

ICS Summit Speaker & Attendees

The annual ICS Security Summit brings together the industry's top practitioners and leading experts from around the globe to share actionable ideas, methods, and techniques for safeguarding critical infrastructure. In-depth talks and interactive sessions will deliver proven advances and approaches that make a real difference for the individuals engaged in this fight every day.

Join us at Disney’s Contemporary Resort for the full Summit experience:

  • Two days of highly technical talks and panel discussions - The industry's top ICS practitioners will share their latest research, solutions, tools, and case studies.
  • Hands-on Workshops – Led by SANS instructors and course authors, these extended sessions will give you the chance to get practical experience within a specific focus area.
  • SANS and Dragos CtF Competition – Face your competition in person during this custom-built CtF. The top scoring players in Orlando will win prizes, including a complimentary course, a $500 Amazon gift card, and more!
  • Evening social events – We're going to be at the happiest place on earth, so get ready for a magical ICS Summit Night Out!
  • ICS Solutions track and Expo Hall – Meet with ICS solution and tool providers throughout the Summit and learn how to leverage their products within your ICS environment.
  • Grid NetWars – Students enrolled in a 5- or 6-day course will be able to participate in the exclusive cyber range.
  • Family fun! - Take advantage of significantly discounted room rates at the Contemporary Resort and enjoy a short walk over to Magic Kingdom, destinations along the monorail, and evening fireworks from the resort’s observation deck.

ICS Summit Live Online attendees will have access to:

  • Keynote presentations and selected talks – Listen in and hear from prominent leaders in the ICS/OT industry, as well as top government officials responsible for protecting critical infrastructure.
  • SANS and Dragos CtF competition – Put your skills to the test as you work through custom ICS/OT challenges. If you want to win one of the top prizes, join us in Orlando. If you can't make it to Disney, we’ll have a few fun prizes available for our virtual competitors.
  • Interactive chat on slack – Connect with fellow ICS owners and operators from around the world.

Important Dates

Refund Date Hotel Group Discount Deadline
November 1, 2022 April 7, 2023

Location

Disney’s Contemporary Resort

4600 World Dr
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
Phone: 407-939-5277

Disney’s Contemporary Resort

Retreat to this ultra-modern Disney Resort hotel and discover award-winning dining, spectacular views and dazzling pools. Whether you’re staying in the iconic A-frame Contemporary tower or the nearby Garden Wing, you can walk to Magic Kingdom main gate or catch the Resort Monorail as it breezes through the tower. Inside, a 90-foot-tall mural by Disney Legend Mary Blair—responsible for the distinct look and feel of the “it’s a small world” attraction—celebrates the Grand Canyon and the American Southwest.

Hotel Special Rates and Reservations

A special discounted rate of $359.00 S/D plus applicable taxes will be honored based on space availability.

A limited number of Government Per Diem rooms at the prevailing rate are available with proper ID at. Disney's Port Orleans Resort - French Quarter. The resort is located approximately 4.5 miles away from Disney’s Contemporary Resort where the event will take place. Link to Directions.

These rates are only available through Friday, April 7, 2023.

To make a reservation, please visit this link.

Top 3 reasons to stay at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

  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 Disney’s Contemporary Resort, 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 evening events at the Disney’s Contemporary Resort that you won't want to miss!

Travel Arrangements and Directions

Please visit the hotel’s website or contact them directly for prevailing parking rates that are subject to change prior to the official meeting dates.

Disney’s Contemporary Resort: (407) 939-5277

Disney’s Port Orleans Resort: (407) 934-5000

Resort Transportation

From Orlando International Airport (MCO) to Disney’s Contemporary Resort: Approximately 26.2 miles.

Google Maps

From Orlando International Airport (MCO) to Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter: Approximately 20.1 miles.

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Experience Disney

3 Quick Facts about Disney

  1. Space Mountain debuted at the Magic Kingdom in 1975 and was immediately notable for being the first roller coaster completely controlled by computer.
  2. You can build your own custom lightsaber at Savi’s secret workshop and continue the way of the Force.
  3. Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind opened on May 27, 2022. Take off on an Intergalactic Chase through space and time with the Guardians of the Galaxy. This family-thrill attraction features the first ever reverse-launch on a Disney coaster and is one of the largest fully-enclosed coaster in the world! A new innovation from Walt Disney Imagineering—this coaster rotates 360 degrees so you can focus on the action!

Recommended Web Links

https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/?CMP=OKC-80007798_GM_WDW_destination_waltdisneyworldresort_NA

https://www.visitorlando.com/