FAQ / INFO CISCA CONVENTION
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Frequently Asked Questions

Reservations | How To’s | General Information

Train

Amtrak is a very convenient way to get to the convention with easy access from Union Station in DC or Baltimore and New Carrolton stations in MD. Take the Northeast Regional line from Boston to DC, the Carolinian / Piedmont line from Raleigh and Charlotte or the Silver Service / Palmetto line from points in South Carolina and Florida to DC. Book early to get the best rates!

Car

National Harbor is directly accessible via the Woodrow Wilson Bridge, the Capital Beltway, I-95, I-495 and I-295—with interchange and multi-lane fly-off ramps exiting exclusively into the community from Maryland, Virginia and D.C. See map below for driving directions.

The hotels do not provide shuttle service.
Below are estimated transportation fees. Check with the service for actual pricing.

From DCA: Uber $22
Estimated taxi fare: $30

From IAD: Uber $47
Estimated taxi fare: $85

From BWI: Uber $56
Estimated taxi fare: $90

Hotel reservations will be at two locations: Gaylord National and Westin Washington National Harbor. Rep meetings will be held at the Westin.

Registration is at the Gaylord outside the exhibit hall (Prince George). This year there will be kiosks available so people don’t have to wait in line.

Business casual for welcome reception, education, exhibit hall, and farewell reception. Business dress for Awards Reception and Banquet.

Tuesday, April 23

  • 8:30-10:30
    90 MINUTE COACHING CHALLENGE: TRANSFORM YOUR LEADERSHIP STYLE BEFORE LUNCH
    By Will Pemble
  • 10:15-12:00
    THE ONE THING ALL “BEST PLACE TO WORK” CULTURES SHARE
    By Jamie Notter
  • 1:00-3:00
    Panel Discussion: REAL-WORLD EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT

Wednesday, April 24

  • 9:00-10:30
    CREATE CONNECTIONS THAT LEAD TO MORE PROSPECTS
  • 10:45-12:00
    Tough Talks: Turn Conflicts into Stronger Relationships
    By Lynne Franklin

The optional Monday night event is an excursion tour. Rep meetings will be held at the Westin.

CISCA Manufacturer members may participate in this event at no charge. Click on this link for details and an application form:

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Rep Meetings will be held at the Potomac A & B Rooms at the Westin Hotel. Check the online schedule:
Program at a Glance