NASPO 2017 Annual Conference

NASPO has rescheduled the 2017 Annual Conference for October 8-9 in Atlanta, Georgia!

Even with an abbreviated agenda, the conference will provide opportunities to celebrate NASPO's Legacy of Excellence, while looking ahead to the innovations which will shape the future of state procurement! 

 

Location & Travel

Before making your travel arrangements, consult NASPO’s reimbursement portal to review the travel policy and reimbursement procedures.

Transportation

Airport

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is 8 miles from the Sheraton Atlanta. Atlanta Shuttle Service offers transportation to and from the airport every half hour between 7:15 am - 8:15 pm daily. Rates are $16.50 one way, $29 round trip. Reservations are required for weekend pickups, more information is available at 404-941-3440.  

MARTA (Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority)
MARTA offers convenient rail service from the airport. The hotel is closest to the Peachtree Center Station, Stop #N1. Guests should take the north exit and turn left onto Andrew Young International Boulevard. The hotel is two blocks ahead on the right.  MARTA is $2.50 each way with a travel time of approximately 20 minutes to the hotel. You can contact MARTA at (404) 848-5000.

The Sheraton offers parking for an overnight rate of between $30-$40. All parking will be charged to the master account for NASPO member participants.

 

Taxis

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport offers taxi service at a flat rate of $30 to downtown Atlanta. The following companies provide taxi service:
Rapid Taxi: (404) 222-9888
Checker Cab: (404) 351-1111
Atlanta Lenox: (404) 872-2600
 

 

Rental Cars

Use of a rental car is reimbursable only in special circumstances and must be approved by NASPO in advance.
Access to on-airport rental car providers is available, contact NASPO staff for more information.

 

Hotel

NASPO’s 2017 Annual Conference will be held at the Sheraton Atlanta.

165 Courtland Street NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Ph: 404.659.6500

NASPO will make hotel reservations for you based on the arrival and departure information provided in your registration form.

NASPO will pay for up to three nights (October 7, 8 and 9) for the Annual Conference. Hotel reservations must be received by Friday, September 22. Requests received after the deadline are subject to availability.

The group hotel rate is $166 per night (total overnight guest room rate inclusive of taxes and fees is $199.05, please contact NASPO Staff if you need additional information or detail regarding hotel or conference expenses), and includes complimentary wireless internet access. 

If you have any questions regarding the room reservation process, please call 859.514.9216 or email Molly Marsh

 


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