Hands-On Cyber Security Training Taught by Industry Experts

Attend in-person in Atlanta, GA or Live Online

Master the practical steps necessary for defending systems and applications against the most dangerous threats facing security operation center (SOC) analysts and cyber defense team members. Join us for SANS SOC Leadership Training 2023 (April 24-29, ET), and leave ready to apply what you’ve learned the day you return to work.

SANS SOC Leadership Training 2023 Features
  • In-Person or Live Online training (see Available Courses for details)
  • Tactical cyber security training taught by experts who work in the industry
  • Hands-on labs in a virtual environment
  • Courses include electronic and printed books
  • Most courses align with GIAC certifications
  • Earn CPE credits towards a certification renewal

Please note, courses are available In-Person in Atlanta, GA, 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.

In-Person Event Considerations

With your health and wellbeing in mind, we are working closely with the event venue to apply the greatest safety measures and highest standards of cleanliness for our In-Person attendees.

Important Dates

Refund Date Hotel Group Discount Deadline
April 7, 2023 April 3, 2023


Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center
100 CNN Center
Atlanta, GA 30303

Phone: 404-659-0000

Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center 


Located in the heart of downtown Atlanta, GA and within the bustling Centennial Park District, this luxury Four Diamond hotel treats you to spectacular views of the downtown skyline or the nearby Centennial Olympic Park. This downtown Atlanta hotel is also the closest hotel to Mercedes-Benz Stadium, home to the Atlanta Falcons professional football team and the Atlanta United FC professional soccer club. The hotel’s state-of-the-art fitness center features Peloton Bikes with On-Demand Fitness Programming.


Hotel Special Rates and Reservations

A special discounted rate of $249.00 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.

These rates include complimentary 24hr fitness center and Internet in your room (with Select Guest Membership, free to enroll) and are only available through Monday, April 3, 2023.

To make a regular reservation, please visit this link.

To make a government per diem reservation, please visit this link.

Top 3 reasons to stay at the Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center

  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 Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center, 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 Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center that you won't want to miss!


Travel Arrangements and Directions

Please visit the hotel’s website or contact them directly at 404-659-0000 for prevailing parking rates that are subject to change prior to the official meeting dates.

Please note that while SANS tries to negotiate a great parking rate with the hotel, many times the parking garage is not owned by the hotel, but an independent company. In these cases, neither SANS nor the hotel have any control over the fees charged.

From Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL): Approximately 12.0 miles.

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Experience Atlanta

3 Quick Facts about Atlanta

  1. There are over 55 streets with the name, “Peachtree.”
  2. The Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta airport is as big as 45 football fields.
  3. The Georgia State Capitol building is gilded with 43 ounces of locally-mined gold.

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Health and Safety Information

It is important to consider your own personal situation and the risk to you, your fellow attendees, and SANS faculty and staff before attending in-person training.

Our measures will be implemented in accordance with local government agencies guidance in effect during the event. As a result, our practices may vary from event to event.

  • We take great pride in only working with hotel venues that maintain rigorous standards of cleanliness and hygiene and continue to monitor the evolving situation and guidelines.
  • We will ensure proper distancing, where needed, inside of classrooms and event seating areas.
  • We intend to deliver the highest level of hygiene and safety protocol during our event to ensure attendees, faculty, staff, sponsors, and vendors can connect, learn, network, and return to business as usual, effectively, and safely.