Abstracts/Displays 

Commander, Submarine Forces, the Naval Submarine League and The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory are pleased to announce a Call for Abstracts for Presentations and Exhibits for the Submarine Technology Symposium 2020 (STS 2020). Presentations and exhibits will be selected based on technical content and relevance to the Symposium theme and session topics as described below. Please note that classified presentations containing test data and operational results are encouraged. Unclassified abstracts for both presentations and exhibits must be submitted electronically using an online form.

SUBMIT ABSTRACT


STS is the NSL’s classified (SECRET/NOFORN) three-day conference hosted on the campus of Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory. This is a premier opportunity for Navy leadership, Industry and academia to engage in productive technical exchanges. Industry, government, and academia are invited to submit abstracts for presentation. There are a few selected displays of new technology developments. Speakers generally allow time for Q&A and there are breaks between sessions to foster discussion and networking.


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STS 2020 Theme: “Innovating to Maintain Undersea Superiority in Great Power Competition”

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SESSION DESCRIPTIONS (2019 Sessions provided for example)
AGENDA (2019 Sessions provided for example)Day 1 (14 May), Day 2 (15 May), Day 3 (16 May)
REGISTRATION FEES
SUBMITTING SECURITY CLEARANCES
U.S. GOVERNMENT / MILITARY QUOTA CONTROL
DRESS CODE
HOTEL INFORMATION


Registration Fees 2020

SUBMARINE TECHNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM

NSL
MEMBER
After
4/24
NON-NSL
MEMBER
After
4/24

Industry/Contractors and Academia:
Regular Attendee
Regular Exhibitor (non-government)

TBD TBD TBD TBD

U.S. Government:
Active Duty Military Attendee
Government Civilian Attendee
Government Military or Civilian Exhibitor

TBD x TBD x

The registration closing date for government employees will be announced soon. For government registration, contact Walt Jackson.
The registration closing date for industry and academia will be announced soon.

The registration fee includes Tuesday breakfast and lunch; Wednesday breakfast, lunch and dinner; and Thursday breakfast.  As part of the program, there are speakers at the lunches and dinner.

2020 Refund Policy — All refund and cancellation requests must be submitted in writing no later than May 6, 2020 by sending an email to events@navalsubleague.org. Refunds on or before May 6, 2020 will be charged a $50.00 fee. There are no refunds for cancellations after May 6, 2020.

Clearance Requirement

Department of Defense clearance at SECRET/NOFORN or above level REQUIRED. Classified Visit Requests must be submitted to the JHU/APL Visitor Control Office by May 6, 2020, using either JPAS (SMO code 888984) or Fax 240-228-6400, and indicate that the visit request is for “Submarine Technology Symposium.” Direct questions to JHU/APL Visitor Control at 240-228-5661.

U.S. Government / Military Quota Control

All U.S. military and DoD civilian attendees must contact Walter Jackson (COMSUBFOR quota control manager) at 757-836-4713 or walter.a.jackson@navy.mil (cc: geoffrey.moss@navy.mil) BEFORE registering.

Dress Code

Business casual for regular attendees. Active duty US Navy speakers are requested to wear Summer Whites; general attendees may wear Service Khaki uniform.

Hotel Information

The official hotels for the Submarine Technology Symposium are the Sheraton Columbia Town Center and Homewood Suites (Laurel).

Sheraton Columbia Town Center Hotel
10207 Wincopin Circle, Columbia, MD 21044
Phone: (410) 730-3900

Homewood Suites by Hilton
7531 Montpelier Road
Laurel, MD 20723
Phone: (888) 370-0983