Posted on 31 Jul 2018 12:24 PM

Please join us for the annual CAE Symposium on November 8-9th, 2018 in Miami, Florida!  The CAE Symposium is designed to provide CAE Community members and applicants the opportunity to network, receive community updates, and present their research to the community.  The symposium is open to all existing Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense and Cyber operations, CAE 2Y and CAE-R universities, as well as government representatives and invitees. This also includes schools that have applied for CAE Designation or are in the process of applying.

Please review the attached schedule for a detailed this of the events occurring on November 8th (8:00am-5:00pm) and the 9th (8:00am-12:00pm).


Submit a Proposal

We are currently accepting proposal submissions for our Fast Track, Special Interest, and Break Out Sessions. A CAE in Cybersecurity Symposium schedule with a list of time slots is attached for your review (***Note: Slots may already be filled upon request).  To submit a proposal or learn more, please see


Symposium/Hotel Information

The symposium will take place at the Hyatt Regency Miami Hotel:

  • Hyatt Regency Miami, 400 SE 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33131

To book your hotel with the conference rate, please go to


Registration/Travel Assistance

This event is open to all CAE designated institutions, institutions in the process of applying or those that have applied. Attending the event is free, but registration is required in advance to gain access to the conference. Registration closes November 1, 2018. Those seeking travel assistance must register before the November 1st deadline. 

Travel assistance is also available for individuals attending the symposium. (***Note: Travel funding is only available for the CAE in Cybersecurity Symposium and not for the NICE Conference, although you are encouraged to attend both). For information, please see Registration and Travel Assistance below.


This event is supported by the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE), a program of the National Institute of Standards and Technology in the U.S. Department of Commerce, under grant #60NANB16D309.

If you have any questions about this event or this content, please contact