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CUR Conference 2014

June 28-July 1, 2014

Renaissance Washington Hotel
999 9th Street NW
Washington, DC 20001
202.898.9000
 

DC MetroLearn More
 
Walking Directions from Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro (Green/Yellow & Red Lines)
Follow signs to exit toward ‘Galleries/9th & G St NW’
At top of escalators, turn right.
Head north on 9th Street 2.5 blocks.
After crossing over I St NW, the Renaissance Washington Hotel will be on your right.
 
From Union Station:
Take Red Line Metro toward Shady Grove.
Go 2 stops to Gallery Place/Chinatown. Follow walking directions.
 
From Reagan National Airport (DCA):
Metro: Take Yellow Line Metro toward Greenbelt/Mt. Vernon Square. Go 6 stops to Gallery Place/Chinatown. Then, follow walking directions. Trip Planner.

Shuttles: Starting from $14, make reservations through SuperShuttle or Supreme Shuttle.

Taxis: Learn more about rates.

Ground Transportation Information: Learn more.

From Baltimore/Washington International Airport (BWI):

Public Transportation options: There are several options for public transportation from BWI to Downtown DC.  Use the Trip Planner to determine your options.
 
Shuttle services and Taxis:  Learn more on the BWI website.
 
From Dulles International Airport (IAD):
Public Transportation:  The most direct route is to take the 5A WMATA Metro Bus from IAD to L’Enfante Metro Station.  Then get on the Green/Yellow line toward Greenbelt/Mt. Vernon Sq. for 2 stops to Gallery Place/Chinatown.  Trip Planner.
 
Taxis: Washington Flyer Taxi Service
 
Shuttles: Starting from $29.  Make reservations with SuperShuttle or Supreme Shuttle.  Learn more.

 

Cancellation Policy

In general the cancellation deadline is thirty days prior to the start of the conference, except where explicitly noted.  Cancellations requests received in writing to the CUR National Office at cur@cur.org prior to the cancellation deadline will receive a full refund less a $50.00 cancellation fee. No refunds will be given after the cancellation deadline. Transfer of registration to another individual before the cancellation deadline is free of charge, but subject to member classification charges due to differences in conference rates. Transfer of registration after the cancellation deadline will be charged a $50.00 transfer fee.

Institutions may not substitute one participant for another without prior approval of the National Office.

CUR always suggests that their registrants purchase low-cost travel insurance when booking their air reservations. Not only will this insurance cover your airfare in the event of cancellation but will also cover the registration cost for the meeting you were to attend.

 

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