1703 North Beauregard St.
Alexandria, VA 22311-1714
Tel: 1-800-933-ASCD (2723)
8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. eastern time, Monday through Friday
Local to the D.C. area: 1-703-578-9600
Toll-free from U.S. and Canada: 1-800-933-ASCD (2723)
All other countries: (International Access Code) + 1-703-578-9600
The information on this page is for Empower18. Check back in September 2018 for information about Empower19, which will be held March 16–18, 2019, in Chicago, Illinois.
Travel by Plane | Travel by Train | Travel by Car
Discounted airline and car rentals can be secured through our official travel partner, WorldTEK Travel Management. WorldTEK Travel Management invites you to use our ASCD Travel Booking Service, offering attendees who are responsible for their own travel access to airline and car discounts.
Please call 1-844-663-5055 to speak to an agent. Please note this will incur a small agent assisted fee.
Note: Authorized paid travelers and staff should not book using this service. Additional information on booking your conference travel will be sent to you in your travel letter.
There are several airports in the greater Boston area.
Boston Logan International Airport (BOS): Approximately 3.5 miles from the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (BCEC) area, this airport features nonstop service to 75 domestic and 54 international destinations.
Learn more about BOS airport
Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT): Approximately 50 miles from the BCEC area in Manchester, New Hampshire, this airport features 45 to 90 arrivals and departures daily to 14 destinations; domestic flights only.
Learn more about MHT airport
T.F. Green Airport (PVD): Approximately 60 miles from the BCEC area, this airport in Warwick, Rhode Island (near Providence) has approximately 50 flights per day to over 30 domestic and international destinations.
Learn more about PVD airport
Meeting event code: NMRFU
Phone number: 1-800-328-1111
Discounts apply for travel March 20–27, 2018. Restrictions apply. Service fees apply to ticketed reservations.
Find transportation to your hotel
Information for international travelers
The closest Amtrak station in Boston, Massachusetts, is approximately four miles from the BCEC area.
Amtrak South Station (BOS)
700 Atlantic Avenue
at Summer Street
Boston, MA 02110
Additional stations in Back Bay (BBY) and North Station (BON) also provide service to the Boston area via alternate routes. The Amtrak Downeaster line from New Hampshire and Maine arrives and departs from North Station.
Book train travel
Rental car discounts are available through our official travel partner, WorldTEK Travel Management. The Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (BCEC) has daytime (no overnight) parking available nearby.
ASCD has partnered with National and Enterprise car rental companies to offer you discounts in Boston.
Use CD# XZBZ098 when making your reservation to take advantage of the special meeting rates.*
National Car Rental
Enterprise Rental Car
* Discounts are available from all locations for rental dates March 24–29, 2018.
Get directions and parking information for the BCEC
Download BCEC transportation map (PDF)
Get Empower18 rates for Empower19 when you register by August 15, 2018!
Attendees must be 18 years of age or older to attend ASCD Empower19 and the Pre-Conference Institutes.
Thank you, ASCD Empower18 sponsors!
Sponsorship opportunities for 2019 are available.
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August 15, 2018
Last day for
Super Early-Bird Registration