Hotel and Travel


Conference Location
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center - Atrium Hall and Ballroom
1300 Pennsylvania Ave, NW
Washington, D.C. 20004

Transportation Note
The African Leaders Summit, scheduled for August 4-6, will cause some traffic issues for those driving to the Symposium.  Alternative transportation is recommended.  (Metro anticipates minimal delays). 
For those who must drive, be sure to view the press release and the map of expected closures


For information on hotel accommodations, please click here and select "Downtown".


For driving directions click here.


Daily parking is available in the Reagan Building's parking garage. The maximum overhead clearance in the garage is 7'. For parking rates, please click here.

Please note that all vehicle occupants over the age of 18 will need to provide photo ID and your vehicle will be screened.


There is an entrance to the Reagan Building in the Federal Triangle Metro Station (Orange and Blue lines), and Metro Center (Orange, Blue, and Red lines) is located two blocks to the North. Click here for a Metro system map.