WALTER E. WASHINGTON CONVENTION CENTER
801 Mt. Vernon Place NW
Washington, DC 20001
The Walter E. Washington Convention Center is committed to accommodating the needs of individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. For information about accessibility, please visit the Convention Center’s website.
Attendees will be required to wear their personal name badge at all times to access the scientific program sessions, satellite symposia, exhibits and social functions. For more information on badge types, please visit the Registration page.
All official prices are indicated in U.S. dollars (USD). All major credit cards are accepted in most hotels, restaurants and shops.
The standard voltage in the United States is 120 V (with a standard frequency of 60 Hz). This is different compared to the 220 volts used in Europe. Plugs from all countries who use 220 volts will not be compatible with U.S. electrical sockets.
English is the official language of the conference. Simultaneous translation is not provided.
Yellow/Green Line: Mt Vernon Sq/7th St-Convention Center
Visit the Metro’s website for schedules and maps or download the Metro Map (pdf).
There are over 3,000 parking spaces in a three-block radius of the facility. These spaces are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Download the parking map (pdf).
If you are a non-U.S. citizen, don’t delay in applying for a visa for entry into the United States. Such arrangements are the responsibility of conference attendees. Visit the U.S. Department of State’s website for more information on obtaining a visa. An official Letter of Invitation to obtain a Visa can be requested by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. The letter will be issued ONLY after registration has been completed and full payment received.
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