SOF and Worldwide Operations Symposium Registration

December 7-8, 2022 | Chester Ferguson Law Library, Tampa, FL. 

The registration fee will include a breakfast, full lunch, morning and afternoon refreshments, access to all networking receptions, WiFi and access to a business center.

*Press Policy: This event is closed to press.



If you have any questions or difficulty registering, please contact:

Christopher Elliott at or call us at (201) 672-8745

* Small Business: DSI Strives to create forums that are of benefit to the entire Defense Community. If your organization cannot attend based solely on budget concerns, please call us at (201) 672-8745 or email Christopher Elliott at; we may be able to provide you with a discounted rate depending on the circumstances of the request.

For groups of more than 5, please send an email request to

The registration fee will include a light continental breakfast each day, full lunches, and mid-morning and afternoon breaks and refreshments, and access to all networking receptions. The registration fee will also cover the cost of attending the conference and sessions, professional conference planning services including hotel facility and staff support, registration services and event advertising. 

All cancellations must be received in writing no later than 20 working days from the start of the first day of the event. To cancel your registration, email You may also send someone (not already registered) in your place if you are unable to attend. Please see below for substitution information.

In the case that the event is canceled or postponed due to unforeseen circumstances, you will receive an event credit for your registration fee that can be applied to the new dates of the event or any future event for one year.

Please view our registration policy for full information about payment, cancellation, postponement, and substitutions.


All substitutions must be received no later than 5 business days prior to the start of the event. Please send an email with your confirmation receipt and the full name, professional title and organization of your substitute to Substitutions made after this date will be processed on-site.

Solicitation Policy

DSI has a no-solicitation policy covering all of our events. In order to provide a distraction-free environment for our speakers, sponsors, attendees and employees, we do not allow solicitation at our events by attendees or unauthorized parties without the express written permission of DSI.

Event Dress Code


Class A Uniform requested

Business Dress (civilian)


Duty Uniform

Business Dress (civilian)

Bonus Event: Joint Holiday Social, Wednesday, 7 DEC from 6 – 8 PM, The Vault, Downtown Tampa
Join several Florida defense organizations on the evening of 7 DEC to network with the local Special Operations Community. This event is cohosted by AFCEA Tampa St. Petersburg Pelican Chapter, the Global SOF Foundation, the Florida Defense Contractors Association, and Women in Defense – Greater Tampa Bay Chapter. Entry is discounted for members of any of these organizations!

Not a member? No problem! As a special offering to our event attendees the hosts have agreed to give us the Member price of $25 to attend using promo code: 22JHSSWOS

Learn more and register HERE