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CCI Symposium 2024

April 15-16, 2024

2024 Commonwealth Cyber Initiative Symposium April 15-16 Omni Hotel, Richmond, VA

Members of the Commonwealth Cyber Initiative and invited guests gathered at the third annual CCI Symposium April 15 to 16, 2024, in Richmond, Va.

Missed the 2024 Symposium or want to learn more? Read the wrap-up story and check out downloadable photos. Please credit CCI if you use these images on social media. 

CCI members will share news, celebrate achievements, and discuss research with colleagues during the event at the Omni Richmond Hotel.

We’ll present the third annual CCI Impact Award (nominations open Jan. 1, 2024) and Student Poster Presentation Award (submissions open Nov. 1, 2023) at the event.

Registration for those invited to the Symposium opens on Feb. 1, 2024. The last day to register is March 15, 2024. 

The cost for the symposium is a non-refundable charge of $55. You must provide a credit card number during registration. If you register, but do not attend, you will not get a refund.

CCI Executive Director Luiz DaSilva speaks at the 2023 Symposium
Commonwealth Cyber Initiative Director Luiz DaSilva delivers the State of CCI address at the 2023 CCI Symposium in Richmond. Photo by Joe Mahoney

While at the Symposium, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Meet colleagues and find new collaborators from across Virginia.
  • Learn about future calls for proposals from top organizations such as the National Science Foundation.
  • Take part in paper presentations
  • Participate in the Student Poster session
  • Attend the dinner and award ceremony for the third annual CCI Impact Award and the Student Poster Presentation Award.

We look forward to seeing you there.


Action Important Dates
Poster submissions open Nov. 1, 2023
Poster submissions close Jan. 31, 2024
Paper submissions open Nov. 1, 2023
Paper submissions close Jan. 31, 2024
Impact Award nominations open Jan. 1, 2024
Impact Award nominations close Feb. 28, 2024
Symposium registration opens Feb. 1, 2024
Symposium registration closes March 15, 2024

Lodging and Travel

A block of rooms has been set aside for the event at the Omni Richmond Hotel, 100 South 12th St., Richmond, Va. 23219, the site of the Symposium. 

Attendees are responsible for booking and paying for their rooms. If you drive, the Omni provides hotel parking for a fee.

Other transportation options include: two train stations (Amtrak Main Street and Amtrak Staples Mill Road); Richmond International Airport; and a Greyhound Bus Station.

For more information, go to our Lodging and Travel page. 

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Events include paper presentations, a fireside chat, a keynote, agency spotlight, poster presentations, and an awards ceremony, as well as a social hour and three meals.

For more information, go to our Agenda page.

Photography Policy

By participating in this event or entering this space, you consent to be photographed, filmed, or recorded. The Commonwealth Cyber Initiative (CCI) retains the right to use these photo, video, and audio assets in our communications and marketing materials. CCI does not sell photos or videos. Please notify the photographer if you do not wish to be photographed, filmed, or recorded.

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