2017 Participant Information

Hotel Accommodations
Mandarin Oriental, Washington D.C.

1330 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20024
(202) 554-8588

The Watergate Hotel
2650 Virginia Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20037
(202) 827-1600


Sessions: Business Casual
Dinners: Cocktail Attire


Temperatures in Washington, D.C., in early October may vary from a high of 65-70°F during the day to a low of 50-55° at night. We recommend a jacket, sweater, or wrap for the evenings, which can turn chilly after the sun goes down. For the local forecast, please click here.


The Mandarin Oriental and The Watergate Hotel are both a 10-15 minute drive from Reagan National Airport, a 30-40 minute drive from Washington Dulles International Airport, and a 40-50 minute drive from Baltimore-Washington International Airport. All three airports handle commercial and private or charter aircraft.

Major Airports near Washington, D.C.
Reagan National Airport 4 Miles
Washington Dulles International Airport 30 Miles
Baltimore-Washington International Airport 35 Miles
Shuttle Service

Fortune will provide shuttle service between the Mandarin Oriental and The Watergate Hotel during the following hours:
Monday, October 9: 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Tuesday, October 10: 6:00 am – 6:30 pm
Wednesday, October 11: 6:30 am – 12:30 pm

Shuttles will run every 30 minutes throughout the conference on the hour and half hour.

Registration Hours

Monday, October 9: 10:30 am – 7:00 pm
Tuesday, October 10: 6:30 am – 7:00 pm
Wednesday, October 11: 7:00 am – 12:00 pm

For Questions, Please Contact:

Jennifer Current

Associate Manager, Executive Relations
Fortune Live Media

Lindsey Green

Speaker Liaison, Executive Relations
Fortune Live Media