The conference will take place at the Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center. The meetings, conference, vendor exhibit, poster displays, and banquet are all located within the Hilton Rockville. The hotel is adjacent to the Twinbrook Metro Station, which goes to the heart of Washington DC in 30 minutes. (Please note: those wishing to attend the workshops or the Friday bus tour, you will need to pre-register with your citizenship information to access the NIST campus. Onsite registration for the workshops or for the tour add-on will not be allowed)
The conference hotel address:
1750 Rockville Pike
Rockville, Maryland, 20852-1699, USA
The Washington DC metro rail system allows for easy access to DC area airports and tourist attractions. A map can be seen here: https://www.wmata.com/schedules/maps/upload/2022-System-Map.pdf
From Reagan National Airport: take the Yellow line north (towards “Greenbelt”). Transfer to the Red line (towards “shady grove”) at Gallery Place. Exit at Twinbrook station.
From Dulles International Airport: take the Silver line east (towards “Downtown Largo”). Transfer to the Red line (towards “Shady Grove”) at Metro Center. Exit at Twinbrook station.
For those wishing to tour DC, from the hotel you can take the Red line south (towards “Glenmont”). Most tourist spots are within a walking distance from Metro Center or Smithsonian metro stops. The Smithsonian museums are free and are worth a visit. The Natural History Museum (https://naturalhistory.si.edu/) is a great place to start. There are too many museums to see them all in one day!