Fortinet XPERTS Summit is a tailored training event for highly-skilled engineering partners. This is a unique opportunity to connect on the latest Fortinet technology and technical training. We take our partner training very seriously at Fortinet, and have created an intensive learning opportunity for our most valued partners.

Registration is open to current US-based Fortinet partners with a current NSE 4, 5, 6, 7, or 8 certification. If you have recently earned (or renewed) your certification, and cannot register, please contact for assistance.

Conference Fee

Conference Fee + Hotel

$600 (Early Bird*)

$2,150.00 (Early Bird + 5 Nights at Gaylord Opryland)

$800.00 (Standard)

$2,350.00 (Standard + 5 Nights at Gaylord Opryland)

* Early-bird discount expires on August 31, 2023. Registration fee does not include hotel, transportation (air or ground) to Nashville, parking, etc.

XPERTS Summit will be held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville, TN

Tuesday: November 7 (Arrival Day)
Wednesday: November 8
Thursday: November 9
Friday: November 10
Saturday: November 11
Sunday: November 12 (Departure Day)

See the full agenda here.

Yes! Please contact us at for the prospectus.

Registration will open on June 23, 2023.

The registration fee includes meals and activities per the agenda. Attendees have the option to create a personalized training schedule by selecting from a catalog of in-depth training sessions. The registration fee does not include transportation (Air, Taxis/Uber/Lyft, etc.) to/from the Gaylord Opryland Resort or hotel accommodations.

You are welcome to stay where ever you want! However, please note that we have negotiated a limited number of discounted rooms for XPERT Summit attendees. The negotiated rate is $246.00/night (plus state tax, occupancy tax, city tax, and resort fee. You can make a reservation when you register for XPERTS Summit.

You can register without worry! Your registration may be canceled with no penalty until October 31, 2023. Once the conference has started, no refunds will be allowed.

Yes! We have an evening guest pass option available for purchase during registration. The evening guest pass provides admittance to:

  • Grand Ole Opry
  • General Jackson's Showboat
  • Wildhorse Saloon Closing Party

The cost of the Evening Guest Pass is $500.00 and can be paid by credit card during registration.

Yes, you will be able to accrue 20 CPE credits for attending Accelerate 2023. After the event, Fortinet will submit the credits to (ISC)² on your behalf.

During the registration, please indicate that you would like to accrue CPE credits and enter your (ISC)² member ID. The first and last name in your event registration must match your name in your (ISC)² member profile.

Fortinet will submit the information to (ISC)² within six (6) weeks after the event. After that, Fortinet will provide you a participation certificate and CPE credits will be posted in the (ISC)² member’s account within 5-10 business days.

Only members with an active (ISC)² membership and the activity date within their current three-year certification cycle will have the CPEs applied to their records.

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Yes! We have negotiated special rates at the Gaylord Opryland Resort. The room rate is $246.00/night plus:

  • State Tax: 9.25%
  • Occupancy Tax: 6%
  • City Tax: $2.50
  • Daily Resort Fee: $20.00 + tax 

This resort fee will cover several in-room amenities which will include:

  • * High speed in-room wireless Internet access

  • * Unlimited local and domestic long distance calls

  • * Daily scheduled shuttle service to Grand Ole Opry House, Opry Mills, General Jackson Showboat & The Inn at Opryland

  • * Fitness Center access

  • * Bottled water (2 daily) replenished once daily with housekeeping service

  • * Daily credit of up to $10 per room towards dry cleaning (Credit is not cumulative through stay)

  • * Gaylord Spring Golf Links practice range access, daily bucket of balls and shuttle

  • * Wildhorse Saloon cover charge for up to 4 guests (some restrictions apply)

  • * Opry Mills Savings Passport worth hundreds of dollars in additional savings

Yes, however the parking fee is $33.00 plus tax per day for self-parking and $45.00 plus tax per day for valet parking.

If you are unable to, or choose not to make a reservation at the Gaylord Opryland, don't worry! There are many nearby hotels for your stay in Nashville.