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Cyber Defense Initiative® 2015

Washington, DC | Sat, Dec 12 - Sat, Dec 19, 2015
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Location Information

Grand Hyatt Washington
1000 H Street NW
Washington, DC  20001 US
Phone: 202-582-1234
Fax: 202-637-4797

Hotel Special Rates And Reservations

Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel Campus Information

Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
999 Ninth Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

Special Rates Available

Guest rooms have been reserved for single and double occupancy at a rate of $179.00. Reservations can be made for the SANS Cyber Defense Initiative ® 2015 courses taking place at the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel through the SANS group page URL ( The cut-off date for reservations is November 23, 2015 and rooms available under the SANS Institute block are limited and allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

Grand Hyatt Washington Campus Information

Experience the upscale elegance of Grand Hyatt Washington, a full-service Washington, DC hotel. Centrally located in the trendy Penn Quarter near popular local attractions, Grand Hyatt Washington is ideally situated for leisure and business travelers. Grand Hyatt Washington is a welcoming destination with a host of world-class services and amenities, and convenient Metro Center access directly from the lobby.

Special Rates Available

A special discounted rate of $215.00 S/D will be honored based on space availability. Government per diem rooms are available with proper ID; you will need to call reservations and ask for the SANS government rate. These rates include high speed Internet in your room and are only available through November 17, 2015. To make reservations, please use the following link:
SANS | Grand Hyatt Washington

You can also make reservations by calling Central Reservations at (888) 421-1442 and ask for the SANS group rate.

Top 5 reasons to stay at the Grand Hyatt Washington:
  1. All SANS attendees receive complimentary high-speed Internet when booking in the SANS block.
  2. No need to factor in the time associated with travel to alternate hotels.
  3. By staying at Grand Hyatt Washington, you gain the opportunity to further network with your industry peers and remain in the center of the activity surrounding the conference.
  4. SANS schedules morning and evening events at Grand Hyatt Washington that you won't want to miss!
  5. Everything is in one convenient location!

Travel Arrangements

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.


Directions to the hotel from the major entries into the city:

From Reagan National Airport: approximately 5 miles

Take George Washington Memorial Parkway North.
Merge onto US-1 N toward Washington.
Stay straight to go onto 14th Street NW.
Turn right onto New York Ave NW.
Turn slight right onto H Street NW.
Grand Hyatt Washington is on the corner of 11th and H Streets NW.

Take 295 South (Baltimore-Washington Pkwy South) to 50 West
Follow onto New York Avenue for six miles.
Turn left onto 5th Street NW and follow for three and a half blocks.
Turn right onto H Street NW and follow for five blocks.
Grand Hyatt Washington is at the corner of 10th and H Streets NW.

From Washington Dulles International Airport: approximately 27 miles

Take Dulles Toll Road/VA-267 East, and stay on this road after it becomes I-66 E.
Take the US-50 E / Constitution Ave exit, and stay straight to go onto US-50 E.
Turn left onto 15th Street NW, then right onto New York Ave NW.
Turn right onto H Street NW.
Grand Hyatt Washington is on the corner of 11th and H Streets NW.

By Metro

Take the Blue, Orange, Silver or Red lines to the Metro Center stop.
There is an entrance to the Grand Hyatt Washington in the station.

From Points South

Take I-95-N to 395 North.
Continue over the 14th Street Bridge, then merge into the right lane.
Take the exit for 12th Street.
Continue through the tunnel for eight blocks.
Turn Right onto H Street and follow for one block.
Grand Hyatt Washington hotel is located on the corner of 11th and H Streets NW.

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