2018 Annual Meeting

2018 ASGA Annual Meeting Location and Information

JW Marriott Hotel Washington DC
1331 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20004

(202) 393-2000

Click the link to make your hotel reservation online: https://aws.passkey.com/e/49149357

Schedule (specifics will be provided at a later date)

  • Sunday, February 4     –           Registration & Welcome Reception
  • Monday, February 5   –           General Sessions & Reception
  • Tuesday, February 6   –           General Sessions & Dinner with Entertainment


Happenings Around DC (updated periodically).  Hockey anyone?  There is a game on Sunday, February 4 (12:30p) – Washington Capitals v. Las Vegas Golden Knights.  Individual tickets can be purchased at www.nhl.com/capitals.  To purchase a block of tickets or a suite contact Laura Turnbull at 202.266.2219 or by email (lturnbull@washcaps.com).



Anyone visiting DC can experience the history and art of the White House in person after submitting a tour request through one’s Member of Congress.  White House Tour Information

To ensure your ability to participate in a guided tour of the Capitol, advance reservations are strongly recommended. Tour schedules can fill up quickly, so please make your reservation well in advance of your visit.  Click here for the online link to book a tour.


Meeting REGISTRATION opens in November 10, 2017.  (Click here to REGISTER)


Travel Information/Alert

Beginning Jan. 22, 2018, residents of Kentucky, Maine, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Washington will not be able to clear airport security and board a plane with their driver’s license.  Alternate ID forms (passport, military ID, or permanent resident card) will be required to pass TSA security checkpoints—even for domestic travel.

Washington National Airport (DCA) is the closest to downtown DC (15-20 minutes by cab).  Dulles International (IAD) is about 45 minutes-1 hour (cab approx.. $60); Baltimore (BWI) is also 45 minutes (cab approx.. $60).  You can easily and inexpensively take Amtrak or a regional train from BWI into Union Station (WAS) (30 minutes)—check Amtrak.com.

Weather – unpredictable.  Check forecasts when packing.

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