Meeting & Event Planners

Find all the information you need for planning a meeting or event in Washington, DC

Sustainability

The nation's capital has built a path towards greener living and meeting with more LEED-certified buildings than any other city in the U.S. and an accessible environment where every government building is powered by renewable energy. The Clean Energy DC Act, passed in December 2018, is the nation’s...

Sustainable meetings in Washington, DC - Explore one of the healthiest, greenest and most livable cities in the nation
19 Unique Boardrooms with Natural Light for Your Next Meeting In & Around Washington, DC

Everyone wants a boardroom that’s conducive to big ideas . That’s why DC provides a range of options when it comes to unique boardrooms with natural light that will energize the room and the people in it. Not only do these boardrooms have natural light, but some also boast breathtaking views of the...

Group meeting at Top of the Hay in The Hay-Adams hotel - Boardrooms with natural light in Washington, DC
Transportation

According to SmartAsset and WalletHub, Washington, DC is the #1 city for public transport in 2018. It also happens to be a great place to host transport-related meetings and is home to the annual Washington Auto Show’s MobilityTalks International conference, which gathers government policy makers...

From easy-to-use public transportation and accessible airports to unparalleled walkability and innovative developments, DC has one of the best public transport networks in the U.S.
17 Event & Meeting Spaces to Host Intimate Meetings in Washington, DC

Washington, DC boasts some of the most gorgeous, intimate places for a private gathering. Take a peek at some of our top picks.

Intimate meeting and event spaces in Washington, DC - The Jefferson Hotel's Book Room near Dupont Circle and Downtown DC
Top 5 Ways Washington, DC is a Sustainable City

The nation’s capital boasts a range of practices and policies that make environmental accountability a priority for residents and visitors alike, allowing them to adopt sustainable measures more readily than other cities. With closeness to a diverse range of national parks, including the National...

Meeting taking place on the Newseum terrace overlooking Washington, DC's museums and more
10 Museums with After-Hours Programming in Washington, DC

When you’re at a convention all day, it can be a challenge finding time to check out DC’s amazing museum scene. What most visitors don’t know is that many of the city’s best museums offer after-hours activities and events. From musical performances and specialized tours to delicious bites and...

Luce Unplugged at the Luce Foundation Center for American Art - Washington, DC
5 Shuttle Alternatives for Your Next Meeting in Washington, DC

With 40-plus hotels within walking distance of the Walter E. Washington Convention Center , the ease of commuting within the nation's capital is a key benefit for business travelers. DC sets the scene for sustainable commuting. In fact, 58 percent of commuter trips in DC are by bike, walking or...

DC Circulator bus on the National Mall in front of the Smithsonian Castle - How to get around Washington, DC
The 10 Largest Hotel Ballrooms in Washington, DC

Big meetings require a lot of space. While the Walter E. Washington Convention Center offers the city’s largest ballroom at 52,000 square feet, DC hotels also provide a trusted range of great options. If you’re looking for a luxury ballroom, a window-filled space or a venue based on location, then...

Marriott Marquis Meeting Space - Washington, DC
Sustainability at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center

The Walter E. Washington Convention Center is a leader in environmental stewardship and sustainability initiatives, which include a color-coded recycling program, water efficiency, green product purchasing and more. The building boasts a long list of energy-reducing features, from low-emission...

Attendees at Walter E. Washington Convention Center - Meetings and Conventions in Washington, DC
Guide to Express Lunches Near the Walter E. Washington Convention Center

A quick business lunch can be hard to come by in some cities, but DC has many express lunch options in proximity to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center . Check out these affordable multi-course lunches that will satisfy your hunger and penchant for sit-down service without taking up your...

Oyamel Cocina Mexicana - Places to Eat in Washington, DC