Attention US Navy Active Duty or Civilian Active Duty & USG Civilians need to register by 25 April 2017

The Submarine Technology Symposium is authorized by COMSUBFOR. If you are registering as Department of the Navy active duty or civilian, please contact LCDR Mike Wickham, the COMSUBFOR quota control manager, at 757-836-4713 or You do not need to submit a separate DON/AA request to attend this conference.

Note to US Government attendees: US Government registrations are considered TENTATIVE until reviewed by COMSUBFOR.

Instructions for Submitting Classified Visit Requests The Symposium is held at the SECRET/NOFORN level and requires verification of attendee personal security clearances. Classified visit requests should be submitted to the JHU/APL Visitor Control Office well in advance of the Symposium. The Visitor Control Office provides two methods for submission of visit requests:
  1. JPAS: sent via SMO code 888984
  2. Via fax: 240-228-6400 or 443-778-6400
All requests should indicate that the visit request is for “Submarine Technology Symposium 2017”. Questions should be directed to JHU/APL Visitor Control (Phone: 240-228-5661 or 443-778-5661).

ATTENTION SPEAKERS and EXHIBITORS: If you will be attending the set-up and run-through on Monday, 08 May please be sure to include this date in your visit request.

STS 2017 Registration Fees and Policies
Registration Type 2017 - Early
Before April 24, 2017
2017 - Regular
Speakers $0 (payment for meals required)
   NSL Members1 $800 $875
   Non Members2 $850 $925
Active Duty & USG Civ $800
Exhibitor Same as General
Proceedings DVD $40

1 Registration Fee based on NSL member status for industry and academia attendees. Non-Members are welcome to purchase a membership separately at in order to receive a reduced fee.
2 Registration fee will be flat for government civilian and Active Duty attendees, regardless of NSL membership status

Cancellation/Substitution Policy: No refunds of registration fees will be possible after 05 May 2017. Substitutions will be permitted providing substitute's classified visit request is approved. All credit card reimbursements will be charged a $50.00 transaction fee.

Seating is limited. The organizers reserve the right to terminate the registration process at any time when the facility's capacity is met.

Symposium attendees must be U.S. Citizens and possess a US Government SECRET or above personal security clearance.