Find archival information about our inaugural national convention (HammerCon 2022) here!

HammerCon is the national convention of the

Military Cyber Professionals Association.

More than another event with a bunch of speakers, this is an experience.

HammerCon 2023 is scheduled for Thursday 18 May at the CapTech campus! Check back here for further details!

The theme for our first national convention was

"You've got to beat all of us to beat one of us"

Teamwork - Trust - Deterrence

It took place on Thursday 19 May 2022 at

Capitol Technology University in Laurel, Maryland.

Find all pertinent info below.


  • 3 Tracks: main, academic, and commercial

  • Villages: IOT, Lock Picking, and Career Hacking

  • Exhibitors: info tables from orgs across this community and beyond

  • Career Services: cyber career field managers, units and orgs that are recruiting, resume review (bring hardcopy) for, and more

  • VIP Lounge: GO/FO/SES, speakers (see below), Advisors, and others

  • Consumables: food, drink, and other free stuff


Free for US military personnel (active, reserve, guard, and academy/contracted cadets) and MCPA members (which is free for US military, US government, and honorably discharged US military veterans. Small fee for US Government Civilian Employees. Larger fee for others. Register ASAP before space fills up! Full details here.


Get ready to hear, meet, and interact with leaders and practitioners from across the broader military cyber community. Find info about the speakers on our agenda page for each of our 3 tracks.


We are welcoming a limited number of exhibitors that can provide information useful to American military cyber professionals. These exhibitors include military units, government offices, schools, industry, and/or nonprofits. If interested in exhibiting, contact christine at milcyber dot org. Exhibitor and other participating organizations are planned to include: