Meeting & Event Planners

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5 Shuttle Alternatives for Your Next Meeting in Washington, DC

With 40-plus hotels within walking distance of the Walter E. Washington Convention Center , the ease of commuting within the nation's capital is a key benefit for business travelers. DC sets the scene for sustainable commuting. In fact, 58 percent of commuter trips in DC are by bike, walking or...

DC Circulator bus on the National Mall in front of the Smithsonian Castle - How to get around Washington, DC
Medical Meetings Advantage

There’s no better place to host a medical convention than in Washington, DC – where 40 percent of all meetings and conventions in the city are medical-related. Medical thought-leaders, decision makers, stakeholders and potential delegates comprise the industry landscape in Washington, DC, while...

Medical Meetings Advantage - Medical Meetings and Conventions in Washington, DC
Connected Capital Industry Press Coverage

Jay Newton-Small of TIME sites various statistics on DC as the #1 city for women in tech in her story. TIME.com , Feb. 27, 2018 : Silicon Valley Is a Boys Club. But This City Is Surprisingly Good for Women in Tech Tara Miller, Senior Manager of International Sales at Destination DC, shares how DC...

Knowledge Hub Industry Press Coverage - Plan Your Next Meeting in Washington, DC
What’s New in the Nation’s Capital

As international and American investment creates more game-changing developments, and as neighborhoods sprout new restaurants and attractions, DC is becoming even more exciting and event-worthy. • • • NEW URBAN HUBS The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts - The REACH Expansion Opening...

Visitors at The Wharf on the Southwest Waterfront - Where to eat, shop and play at The Wharf in Washington, DC
Guide to Sustainable Spaces for Your Next Event in the Washington, DC Region

Companies are increasingly adopting sustainable practices, energy-efficient lighting and reusable products to reduce their carbon footprints and save costs. Their efforts benefit meeting planners considering the Washington metropolitan area, which is a destination that boasts multiple key...

Event at the Four Seasons Hotel in Georgetown - Guide to sustainable and eco-friendly meeting and event spaces in Washington, DC
The Washington, DC Meeting Planner Toolkit

Your Curated Meeting Concierge Ask a local. Find the right venue. Let us help you. We want to get to know you and help you craft the perfect meeting. Whether you’re thinking of planning your next meeting in DC or you’re in town about to host your first general session, our team is here to ensure...

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19 Unique Boardrooms with Natural Light for Your Next Meeting In & Around Washington, DC

Everyone wants a boardroom that’s conducive to big ideas . That’s why DC provides a range of options when it comes to unique boardrooms with natural light that will energize the room and the people in it. Not only do these boardrooms have natural light, but some also boast breathtaking views of the...

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Sustainability at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center

The Walter E. Washington Convention Center is a leader in environmental stewardship and sustainability initiatives, which include a color-coded recycling program, water efficiency, green product purchasing and more. The building boasts a long list of energy-reducing features, from low-emission...

Attendees at Walter E. Washington Convention Center - Meetings and Conventions in Washington, DC
Where to Eat Near the Walter E. Washington Convention Center

The Walter E. Washington Convention Center is one of the top meetings venues in the nation’s capital. Fortunately for conventioneers, it also happens to be surrounded by one of the city’s fastest growing restaurant scenes. We’ve compiled some of the top dining hot spots in the neighborhood below to...

Espita Mezcaleria - Shaw - Washington, DC
17 Event & Meeting Spaces to Host Intimate Meetings in Washington, DC

Washington, DC boasts some of the most gorgeous, intimate places for a private gathering. Take a peek at some of our top picks.

Intimate meeting and event spaces in Washington, DC - The Jefferson Hotel's Book Room near Dupont Circle and Downtown DC