Posted on 02 Apr 2018 1:05 AM

The NSA/DHS National Center of Academic Excellence in  Cyber Defense (CAE-CD) Program Office invites you to participate in a meeting of the CAE-CD Principal Representatives on 05 June 2018. The event will be held at the Von Braun Center, one day prior to the start of the National Cyber Summit (NCS) 06 -08 June 2018 (Huntsville, AL). The purpose of the meeting is to provide a forum for open discussion on key CAE topics and to provide updates on the CAE-CD Program.


12:45pm – 1:15pm – CAE Program Office Update

1:30pm – 5:00pm – CRRC Regional Meetings

5:00pm  – Opening of the National Cyber Summit (You must register for the NCS to attend)


Everyone must register to attend the CAE-CD Principal’s meeting.  Anyone who does not register will not be admitted to the meeting.  Registration will close 30 May 2018Please fill out the registration form below (directly below this news posting).

The National Cyber Summit is a separate registration.  If you want to attend the National Cyber Summit, please register here: Principal’s Meeting registration does not include NCS registration. 


Travel Information

The CAE in Cybersecurity Community will be providing travel assistance to CAE-CD Principals. Reimbursement funds are available for those without large NSF grants or DoD IASP grants and are limited to one person per institution.  Reimbursements are limited to two (2) nights hotel (04 & 05 June 2018), air (or round-trip mileage), ground transportation (taxi,  shuttle, and/or peer-to-peer ridesharing only)  and will be reimbursed in accordance to Cal State San Bernardino travel policies. 

Hotel and general NCS information can also be found on the NCS website. Travel and registration costs beyond the travel assistance (information on the registration form) are the responsibility of the Cyber Defense Principal Representative or his/her parent institution.

Contact Information

If you have questions about the CAE-CD Principal's meeting, please contact If you are having trouble filling out the registration form please contact