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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
Hotels Coming Soon

The Pod Hotel – Winter 2016 245-room hotel in Penn Quarter Value pricing Two-level restaurant • • • The LINE – Winter 2018 220-room hotel in Adams Morgan Restaurants from award-winning chefs Erik Bruner-Yang & Spike Gjerde Indoor pool, sauna, steam room and event space • • • L’Enfant Plaza...

Canopy by Hilton and Hyatt House at the Wharf - Hotels Coming Soon in Washington, DC
Meeting in America’s Most Educated City

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Washington, DC is the most educated city in the U.S. It also happens to be a great place to host education-related meetings. With its educated workforce, commitment to lifelong learning, policymakers and industry associations, the DC region is booming with...

Meeting in America's Most Educated City - Education Meetings and Conventions in Washington, DC
New & Renovated Venues

National Museum of African American History and Culture The newest free museum on the National Mall is devoted exclusively to the documentation of African American life, art, history and culture, housed in an eight-story building featuring 12 exhibitions across 400,000 square feet. The museum also...

Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture - Washington, DC
Notable

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
5 Social Media Tips for Convention Attendees in Washington, DC

Between the national landmarks, the award-winning dining scene and the vibrant mix of national and international cultures, DC is an exciting and unique meetings destination! With so much to see and do, here’s how to stay tuned in on social media so you don’t miss a thing:

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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
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
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