August 15-17, 2016Washington, DC

Hotel & Travel

Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown

999 9th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001, US
*The attendee discount is available until 8/9 (pending room availability) using the link below. After that, reservations can be made directly through the hotel's website. Use this link or call 1.202.898.9000 to book your room.

Conference Dates & Hour

Monday, August 15 - Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Conference sessions and most activities will take place between 8:00am and 5:00pm with the exception of the optional Tuesday night evening event, which will run from 7:00 - 10:00pm. 


Seamlessly blending style, functionality, and comfort, the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel welcomes you to the heart of the city with impeccable amenities and refined luxury. You're just moments from some of the most famous things to do and experience here in the nation's capital, including Chinatown, the White House, the National Portrait Gallery, and much more.

The hotel engages in many green and sustainable practices to reduce, reuse, and recycle. It is also registered with EPA's Portfolio Manager System for the ENERGY STAR program, and is a Certified Green Hotel by Learn more!

There's no shortage of greater dining options near the hotel! Take a look at the nearby options and start making your dinner plans now.

For a quick bite to eat, check out this assortment of options that can be found throughout the city.


No need to miss out on your daily sun salutations during AOCF! Nearby Vida Fitness offers many options to keep your fitness on track in between food samples.

Travel Discounts


Forget a cab, take the Amtrak!

Amtrak is offering a 10% discount off the best available rail fare to Washington DC between August 12 and August 20, 2016. To book your reservation call Amtrak at 1.800.872.7245 or contact your local travel agent

Conventions cannot be booked via internet. Please be sure to refer to Convention Fare Code X51B-950 when making your reservation. This offer is not valid on the Auto Train and Acela Service. Fare is valid on Amtrak Regional for all departures seven days a week, except for holiday blackouts. Offer valid with Sleepers, Business Class or First Class seats with payment of the full applicable accommodation charges.

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Get special deals at popular restaurants, retail, attractions, and performing arts throughout Washington DC by simply showing your AOCF badge! Check out the list of participating locations.