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Venue & Travel

The 2018 INFORMS Analytics Conference will be held at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront in Baltimore, Maryland.

Baltimore Marriott Waterfront
700 Aliceanna Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 385-3000

Please click here to make reservations at the INFORMS Group Rate.
The deadline for the INFORMS Group Rate is March 24, 2018.

Rate: $214 per night, single/ double occupancy. (Rate does not include taxes and/or fees.)
INFORMS has reserved a limited number of rooms at the Group Rate. Please make your reservations as early as possible to ensure that you get a room at the discounted rate.


On-site self-parking: $8.50/ hour, $26/ daily
Valet parking: $45/ daily
Parking garage does not accommodate oversized vehicles (height clearance 6 feet 8 inches).

Room Sharing Information

Email the following to Jessica Bennett, INFORMS:

[ul][li]Full name[/li]
[li]Gender (male or female)[/li]
[li]Dates of reservation[/li][/ul]

Periodically, we will email the list to all individuals who have signed up. It is the user’s responsibility to then contact others on the list to determine compatibility for room sharing and make all necessary arrangements, including hotel reservations. INFORMS is providing this service solely as a service to meeting attendees and is not responsible for information provided. INFORMS disclaims all liability arising out of participants’ use of the list, including, but not limited to, theft, injury and room charges/expenses. INFORMS makes no representations regarding the truthfulness of the information appearing on the list or regarding the users of the list.

Airport and Ground Transportation

Area Airports

Baltimore/ Washington International (BWI): 12 miles
Estimated taxi fare: $45 USD (one way)

Washington Dulles International (IAD): 52 miles
Estimated taxi fare: $150 USD (one way)

Ronald Reagan Washington National (DCA): 61 miles
Estimated taxi fare: $120 USD (one way)

Ground Transportation

Super Shuttle
To book a ride from any of the area airports click here and enter group code HMYCW in the “GROUP CODE” box on the first page.

Bus Station
Greyhound Bus Lines, 3 miles

Subway Station
Baltimore Metro Subway, 17.8 miles

Train Station
Penn Station, 1 mile

Light City, a free festival of light, music and innovation, returns to Baltimore for its third year.  The BGE Light Art Walk will take place April 14-21 along Baltimore’s Inner Harbor (right near the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront!), featuring attractions including over 20 illuminated sculptures by international and local artists, projections, interactive technologies, performances, concerts, food vendors and a children’s area.  Launched by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts in 2016, Light City is the largest festival of light, music and innovation in North America.