Registration
The conference fee for attending is $995 and includes access to the general sessions, hands-on labs and all meals each day. Please note that you are unable to use MDF to cover the conference fee. In addition to the conference fee of $995, attendees are responsible for covering the cost of airfare, hotel lodging, airport transportation and any non-conference related activities.
 
NSE Xpert Academy Discount Structure
  • If a partner completes their NSE 5 certification by 10/20/17, they will receive 25% off of their $995 conference fee.
  • If a partner completes their NSE 6 certification by 10/20/17, they will receive 50% off their $995 conference fee.
  • If a partner completes their NSE 7 certification by 10/20/17, their conference fee will be waived.
  • Current NSE 7 certification partners will not be charged a conference fee. If you complete the NSE 8 certification by 10/20/17, you will receive a $2,000 reward for the cost of the written and practical exam and will have your conference hotel lodging waived. 
 
If I complete a higher level NSE certification, how can I receive the conference fee discount?
Please notify Emily Nelson at enelson@fortinet.com once you complete your certification. Your credit card will then be refunded with the discounted amount. 
 
Hotel
All sleeping rooms and conference sessions will take place at:
 
2332 Leondard Street
Dallas, Texas 75201
 
Fortinet will book your accommodations during the registration process once your application is approved. Each attendee will be required to submit a credit card upon check-in. The negotiated rate is $209 + tax per night. Should you need to book additional nights of stay prior to or after the event dates (at your own cost), please contact: registration@garnishevent.com
 
Arrival / Departure Days
The event will start on Sunday, October 22 with a Welcome Reception. Presentations will kick off on Monday, October 23 at 8:00am and will conclude at 12:00pm on Friday, October 27th. All attendees are expected to stay for the full event and depart Friday afternoon. 
 
When you arrive to the hotel please find the 2017 NSE Xperts Academy check-in desk and pick up your name-badge. The name badges will be color coded according to track and will contain your seat number, jump box IP address and other necessary information. You must have a badge to attend the event.
 
Travel / Transportation
You are responsible for booking your own round trip air travel to the event once your application has been approved. There are two airport options close to the Hotel ZaZa, Dallas: Dallas Love Field Airport is located 5 miles from the hotel. Dallas / Fort Worth International Airport is located 20 miles from the hotel. Airport transportation will not be provided for the event. Taxis and ride-sharing services are available at both airports. 
 
What should I bring with me?
Required:
  • Your laptop
  • An RJ45 Ethernet dongle (if your laptop doesn’t have one already built in). Note, no wireless access to the lab, only wired
Recommended:
  • Bring a small tablet that you can place next to your computer. This will help you view the lab guide while you leave your laptop RDP session in full-screen mode. There is limited space on the desks so do not bring a monitor – only a tablet such as an iPad.
Dress Code
The dress code for this event is business casual. 
 
Are all of the meals provided at the event?
Yes, Fortinet will provide all of the meals during the event starting with dinner on Sunday, October 22 and concluding with lunch on Friday, October 27th. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided Monday – Thursday. Although it is strongly encouraged for you to attend all meals and networking activities, you are welcome to eat on your own, but it will be on your own expense. 
 
Contact
For any questions regardnig the event, please contact:
Email: registration@garnishevent.com
Contact Name: Danielle Dowling
Phone: +1 781 315 4505
 
Registration
The conference fee for attending is $995 and includes access to the general sessions, hands-on labs and all meals each day. Please note that you are unable to use MDF to cover the conference fee. In addition to the conference fee of $995, attendees are responsible for covering the cost of airfare, hotel lodging, airport transportation and any non-conference related activities.
 
NSE Xpert Academy Discount Structure
  • If a partner completes their NSE 5 certification by 10/20/17, they will receive 25% off of their $995 conference fee.
  • If a partner completes their NSE 6 certification by 10/20/17, they will receive 50% off their $995 conference fee.
  • If a partner completes their NSE 7 certification by 10/20/17, their conference fee will be waived.
  • Current NSE 7 certification partners will not be charged a conference fee. Please contact registration@garnishevent.com to confirm your NSE 7 certification status. If you complete the NSE 8 certification by 10/20/17, you will receive a $2,000 reward for the cost of the written and practical exam and will have your conference hotel lodging waived. 
 
If I complete a higher level NSE certification, how can I receive the conference fee discount?
Please notify Emily Nelson at enelson@fortinet.com once you complete your certification. Your credit card will then be refunded with the discounted amount. 
 
Hotel
All sleeping rooms and conference sessions will take place at:
 
2332 Leondard Street
Dallas, Texas 75201
 
Fortinet will book your accommodations during the registration process once your application is approved. Each attendee will be required to submit a credit card upon check-in. The negotiated rate is $209 + tax per night (available until September 22. Prevailing hotel rate applies after this date). Should you need to book additional nights of stay prior to or after the event dates (at your own cost), please contact: registration@garnishevent.com
 
Arrival / Departure Days
Please plan to arrive in time for the Welcome Reception at 6:00pm on Sunday, October 22. The Welcome Reception will be located in the "Art House" located next to the hotel.  Presentations will kick off on Monday, October 23 at 8:00am and will conclude at 12:30pm on Friday, October 27th. All attendees are expected to stay for the full event and depart Friday afternoon. 
 
When you arrive to the hotel please find the 2017 NSE Xperts Academy check-in desk and pick up your name-badge. The name badges will be color coded according to track and will contain your seat number, jump box IP address and other necessary information. You must have a badge to attend the event.
 
Travel / Transportation
You are responsible for booking your own round trip air travel to the event once your application has been approved. There are two airport options close to the Hotel ZaZa, Dallas: Dallas Love Field Airport is located 5 miles from the hotel. Dallas / Fort Worth International Airport is located 20 miles from the hotel. Airport transportation will not be provided for the event. Taxis and ride-sharing services are available at both airports. 
 
Where is the event?
The entire event will be located at the Hotel ZaZa, Dallas, TX. 
 
What should I bring with me?
Required:
  • Your laptop
  • An RJ45 Ethernet dongle (if your laptop doesn’t have one already built in). Note, no wireless access to the lab, only wired
Recommended:
  • Bring a small tablet that you can place next to your computer. This will help you view the lab guide while you leave your laptop RDP session in full-screen mode. There is limited space on the desks so do not bring a monitor – only a tablet such as an iPad.
Dress Code
The dress code for this event is business casual. 
 
Are all of the meals provided at the event?
Yes, Fortinet will provide all of the meals during the event starting with dinner on Sunday, October 22 and concluding with lunch on Friday, October 27th. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided Monday – Thursday. Although it is strongly encouraged for you to attend all meals and networking activities, you are welcome to eat on your own, but it will be on your own expense. 
 
Contact
For any questions regardnig the event, please contact:
Email: registration@garnishevent.com
Contact Name: Danielle Dowling
Phone: +1 781 315 4505