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AAAS Leadership Seminar on Science and Technology Policy
November 18-22, 2013
Washington, DC
 
 
Much of the Leadership Seminar will take place at AAAS, located at 1200 New York Avenue, NW, in Washington, DC.  The main entrance is at 12th and H Streets, NW.
 
How to get to the Leadership Seminar:
 
Metro
The Metro Center metrorail stop (orange/blue/red lines) is located one block from AAAS.  Exit at 12th and G Streets and walk one block north.  AAAS is on the northwest corner of 12th and H Streets.  Travelers should consult the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority for more bus and rail information.
 
Parking
AAAS does not provide parking on-site.  Street parking and parking garages are nearby.
 
Airports
Washington, DC is serviced by three airports. Almost all major domestic and international airlines can be found at one of the three airports below
:

Dulles International Airport (IAD)

Located approximately 26 miles west of DC (35 - 45 minutes)
Taxi: approximately $70 to downtown DC
Shared transportation: Super Shuttle
For $10.00, travelers can take the Washington Flyer Coach bus to the West Falls Church Metro station (Orange line). Buses run every 30 minutes.
For more info visit:
metwashairports.com/dulles/dulles.htm
 
 

Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA)

Located approximately 4 miles south of DC (10 - 15 minutes)
Taxi: approximately $20 to downtown DC
Shared transportation: Super Shuttle
Reagan National Airport has its own Metro station on the Yellow and Blue lines.
For more info visit:
metwashairports.com/reagan/reagan.htm

 

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshal Airport (BWI)

Located approximately 30 miles north of DC
(40 - 50 minutes)
Taxi: approximately $85 to downtown DC
Shared transportation: Super Shuttle
Travelers can take the BWI Express Bus to the Greenbelt Metro station. Travelers can also take the MARC Train from the BWI Rail Station to Union Station in Washington and then board Metrorail.
For more info visit: bwiairport.com

 
Where to Stay
AAAS has transient rates with several area properties.  When calling the hotel, please ask for the AAAS transient rate.  There is no room block for this event.
 
Four Points DC, $239 per night plus tax.  Call the hotel at 202-289-7600 and request inside reservations.
Henley Park Hotel, $239 per night plus tax.
Homewood Suites DC, $249 per night plus tax.  Call hotel sales staff Maureen Nyamongo (202-580-7348) to make your reservation. 
 
There is a convention in DC over the Leadership Seminar dates.  It is recommended that you book your hotel as soon as possible.