Media Advisory


Jeff Bezos, Gwynne Shotwell & Top Industry, Air Force Leaders Coming to DC

The Air Force Association’s 2018 Air, Space & Cyber Conference is the nation's premier event for defense and aerospace professionals from across the United States and abroad, and this year will be unlike any other. Industry thought-leaders Jeff Bezos (Amazon CEO & Blue Origin Founder) and Gwynne Shotwell (SpaceX President & COO) will take the stage along with Air Force visionaries and senior leaders to discuss this year’s conference theme of “Multi-Domain Operations: Leveraging the Full Spectrum.” Register Today.

WHAT:             AFA Air, Space & Cyber Conference

                         Register Here

WHEN:            Monday, September 17 - Wednesday, September 19, 2018

                         Full Agenda

WHERE:           Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

                         201 Waterfront Street

                         Oxon Hill, MD 20745

CONTACT:       Bridget Dongu



More than 100,000 square feet of exhibit space will showcase state-of-the-art technologies from defense industry leaders.

Media, uniformed military, and Department of Defense civilians, attend free of charge.


The Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs department will issue a schedule of media engagements at a later date.

Please visit the AFA Air, Space & Cyber website to register and for additional information regarding shuttles, venue location, conference schedule, and more.

The Air Force Association is a non-profit, independent, professional military and aerospace education association. Our mission is to promote a dominant United States Air Force and a strong national defense, and to honor Airmen and our Air Force Heritage.

Media Contact:

Bridget Dongu

Communications Director