Join Us
at LISA18

October 29–31, 2018
Nashville, TN, USA

LISA is the premier conference for operations professionals, where sysadmins, systems engineers, IT operations professionals, SRE practitioners, developers, IT managers, and academic researchers share real-world knowledge about designing, building, securing, and maintaining the critical systems of our interconnected world.

Find out about the latest changes to LISA.

Registration Information

Early Bird Registration Deadline: Monday, October 8, 2018
Registration will be available in August.

Registration Fees

Registration Option Early Bird (until October 8) Standard (after October 8)
1-Day Program US$460 US$510
2-Day Program US$920 US$1020
3-Day Program US$1055 US$1205

Questions? Contact

"LISA does systems with rigor, is vendor neutral, and teaches applicable skills. No fluff. I don't want startup founders telling me they've solved everything if you buy their product. I want experienced people teaching me how to make complex computers work, and not glossing over details."

Brendan Gregg


Omni Nashville Hotel
250 Fifth Ave South
Nashville, TN 37203
+1 800.843.6664

Hotel Discount Deadline: Monday, October 8, 2018

USENIX has negotiated a special room rate for conference attendees of $254 per night plus tax for single occupancy and $267 per night plus tax for double occupancy. This rate includes wireless Internet access.

Book your room online or call the hotel reservation line and mention USENIX or LISA18. The group rate will be available until Monday, October 8, 2018, or until the block sells out, whichever occurs first. After the hotel discount deadline has passed, contact the hotel directly to inquire whether rooms are still available.

Omni Nashville Hotel


Registration: or +1 510.528.8649
Membership: or +1 510.528.8649
Sponsorship: or +1 510.528.8649 x17
Student Grants: or +1 510.528.8649

Conference Organizers


USENIX welcomes corporate sponsorship of our events. Your sponsorship exposes your brand to highly qualified and targeted attendees, funds our grant award program, supports the USENIX open access policy, and keeps USENIX conferences affordable.

For more information, please contact the Sponsorship Department with the conference name in your subject line, or call +1 510.528.8649.