Meeting & Event Planners

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Success Stories

World Congress of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Meeting Year: 2021 Attendance: 5,000 Ambassadors: Dr. Gil Wernovsky and Dr. Jeffrey Jacobs General Session of the International Association for Dental Research Meeting Year: 2020 Attendance: 6,000 Ambassador: Leslie Zeck International...

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A Culinary Destination

Michelin Guide One of the world’s oldest and most trusted culinary guidebooks has shined its light on the nation’s capital, as the city received a Michelin Guide to its restaurants in October 2016, becoming only the 4th destination in North America with the prestigious guide. The city’s eclectic...

Dining in CityCenterDC - Washington, DC
Places to Stay

The Washington, DC metro area offers plenty of great accomodations for your next meeting. Discover all of the area's wonderful hotels . Marriott Marquis, Washington, DC Connected by underground concourse to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, the Marriott Marquis features 1,175 guest rooms...

Marriott Marquis Washington, DC - Convention Center Hotels
Notable Developments

CityCenterDC Spread across 10 acres downtown near the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, CityCenterDC features a wealth of retail and dining options. Shops include Burberry, kate spade new york and Louis Vuitton, while restaurants like Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse, DBGB Kitchen &...

CityCenterDC - Washington, DC
Biotech & Pharma in the Capital Region

The Washington, DC metro area is the perfect destination for biotech and pharma-related meetings and conventions. Overall, the concentration of resources and funding breed and attract top talent, ensuring biotech will thrive in the DC metro area. Read on to learn why DC has become a top destination...

Biotech & Pharma in Washington, DC - Meetings and Conventions in a Flourishing Life Sciences Hub
Hotels Coming Soon

Eaton Hotel | Opening spring 2018 209-room hotel with focus on progressive social change On-site Eaton Workshop to include co-working space, cultural programming Concept by Founder and President Katherine Lo • • • The Moxy | Opening summer 2018 New hotel concept from Marriott International, Inc...

Canopy by Hilton and Hyatt House at the Wharf - Hotels Coming Soon in Washington, DC
13 Unique Venues for Your Meeting in Washington, DC

The District is home to more than 130 hotel properties , most of which feature meeting space. If location is important to your group, check out the Marriott Marquis Washington, DC , the only property directly connected to the convention center. Or, if you prefer to meet among embassies and art...

Dinner Event at Washington National Cathedral - Unique Meeting Venue in Washington, DC
Innovation Capital: Meetings & Conventions in a Tech Hub

Ranked as the third best tech city in the nation in Cushman & Wakefield’s Tech Cities 1.0 report , Washington, DC offers a unique opportunity to elevate your meetings and conventions to the next level. Take advantage of access to expert speakers, federal policymakers and industry sponsors for...

Innovation Capital - Meetings & Conventions in a Tech Hub - Washington, DC
Welcoming International Visitors

Washington, DC welcomes all legitimate international travelers to meet in the nation’s capital. However, there’s no doubt that factors within the current administration’s policies are impacting the travel industry. The Visit U.S. Coalition , launched by the U.S. Travel Association in January 2018,...

IPW Tradeshow Floor - IPW 2017 in Washington, DC
The 10 Largest Hotel Ballrooms in Washington, DC

Big meetings require a lot of space. While the Walter E. Washington Convention Center offers the city’s largest ballroom at 52,000 square feet, DC hotels also provide a trusted range of great options. If you’re looking for a luxury ballroom, a window-filled space or a venue based on location, then...

Marriott Marquis Meeting Space - Washington, DC