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Cyber Defense Initiative® 2017

Washington, DC | Tue, Dec 12 - Tue, Dec 19, 2017
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Location Information

Washington Hilton
1919 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington, DC  20009 US
Phone: 202-483-3000

From Washington Hilton, you'll enjoy easy access to the city's most popular attractions while staying in one of DC's most vibrant neighborhoods. Walk outside the doors to explore restaurants and museums, and national attractions, or unwind in relaxing accommodations.

Special Rates Available

A special discounted rate of $209.00 S/D will be honored based on space availability. Government per diem rooms are available with proper ID. These rates include high speed Internet in your room and are available based on availability. Please use the links below to make reservations or call 202-483-3000 and ask for the SANS group rate or government rate.

Regular Attendees:

Government Attendees Requiring Per Diem:

Top reasons to stay at the Washington Hilton:

  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 the Washington Hilton, 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 the Washington Hilton that you won't want to miss!
  5. Everything is in one convenient location!

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Travel Arrangements

Self-Parking: $40.00 per day (+Tax - Max Height 6'2)

Valet-Parking: $48.00 per day (+Tax)

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

From Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA):

Take George Washington Memorial Parkway N ramp to I-395/Washington

Slight right onto the GW Pkwy N ramp to I-395/Washington

Merge onto George Washington Memorial Pkwy

Use the left lane to take the exit toward US-50 W/Memorial Bridge/Arlington Cemetery

Use the left lane to merge onto Washington Blvd

Use the 2nd from the left lane to stay on Washington Blvd

Use the right lane to turn slightly right onto Memorial Cir

Continue onto Arlington Memorial Bridge

Continue straight

Take the exit toward Rock Creek Pkwy/Kennedy Center

Merge onto Ohio Dr SW

Use any lane to turn slightly left toward Rock Creek and Potomac Pkwy NW

Keep left to continue on Rock Creek and Potomac Pkwy NW

Keep right to continue on Waterside Dr NW

Turn right onto Massachusetts Ave NW

Continue on S St NW to Connecticut Ave NW

Arrive at Washington Hilton

Follow signs to I-395 and 14th St. Bridge.

While on 395 North move to the left lane when you will see the sign for Route One. This will take you to the 14th Street exit.

Take 395 North over the 14th St. Bridge. Stay in the left-hand lane take 14th St. to R St. NW.

Make a left on R St. Follow R St. for six blocks to Connecticut Avenue NW.

Make a right on Connecticut Ave. Hilton Washington will be four blocks up on right.

From Dulles Airport (IAD):

Take Dulles toll road to Rt. 66 East.

Take Rt. 66 to Constitution Avenue.

Constitution Avenue to 18th St. Left on 18th St. 18th St. to Connecticut Ave. Left on Connecticut Ave. Stay in left-hand lane and take the Dupont Circle underpass.

Hilton Washington will be three blocks up on right corner Connecticut Ave and T St.

From Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI):
Leave terminal and follow signs to I-95 South.

Take I-95 South to 495 West.

495 West to exit 33, the sign will say Chevy Chase/Connecticut Ave.

Take Connecticut Avenue south.

After approximately five miles on Connecticut Ave. South you will see the National Zoo on your left. Five blocks after zoo you will come to the William Taft Bridge. Cross bridge and get into left lane.

At third traffic light, make a left, hotel will be on left.

From Metro (Dupont Circle):
At National Airport Metro Station, board YELLOW train travelling towards Mount Vernon Square.

Transfer to a RED train at Gallery Place/Chinatown towards Grosvenor.

Exit at Dupont Circle Metro Station at the north end of the Station to Q Street and walk four blocks north on Connecticut Avenue to Hilton Washington, located at 1919 Connecticut Avenue.