2007 PKAL Facilities Workshop

Schedule Overview, Event Housing & Travel

Westfields Marriott

Planning Facilities for Undergraduate Science & Mathematics
Westfields Marriott Washington Dulles
- near the Washington Dulles International Airport -
Chantilly, Virginia
March 16 - 18, 2007

Schedule Overview

Workshop registration is in the Jeffersonian Ballroom Foyer from 1:30 - 3:30 pm on Friday, March 16. The workshop begins at 3:00 pm on Friday and concludes at noon on Sunday, March 18.

Event Hotel

The 2007 workshop will take place at:

Westfields Marriott Washington Dulles
14750 Conference Center Drive
Chantilly, Virginia 20151
Phone: 703-818-0300

Reservation information:
Room rates: Single: $119.00 | Double: $139.00, plus tax
Extended reservation deadline: Thursday, February 22
Click here to reserve a room online; the group rate code is provided on the reservations page.
Reservation phone: 1-800-228-9290 or 703-818-0300; for the group rate, request the PKAL Block

The reduced group rate is available through Tuesday, February 20 as space allows. The conference rate includes complimentary shuttle transportation and complete use of health spa and fitness center. All guest rooms at Westfields are non-smoking. Hotel check-in: 4:00 pm; Hotel check-out: 12:00 pm.

Event Travel

By Air

Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)
Distance from hotel: 7 miles

  • Hotel Shuttle: The Westfields Marriott provides shuttle service between Dulles and the hotel by advance reservation. Service is complimentary to participants with room reservations within the group block, but space is limited.

    Shuttle service is provided between 5:30am and 11:00pm daily on the hour and the half hour. The pickup area is curbside 2H outside of baggage claim. There are multiple Marriott Hotels that utilize 2H so guests should ensure that they wait for the Westfields Marriott shuttle.

    For departures from the hotel, please provide departure details to the Front Desk or Bell Desk at least 8 hours prior to your departure time.

    Please call (800) 635-5666 or (703) 818-0300 to make advance shuttle pick up reservations.

  • Taxi Service: Estimated fare is $20.00 (one-way)

Reagan National Airport (DCA)
Distance from hotel: 35 miles

  • Hotel Shuttle: Service not provided by hotel
  • Taxi Service: Estimated fare is $50.00 (one-way)

By Car

For maps and directions to the hotel, visit the hotel website.
  • Complimentary on-site parking
  • Valet parking is $20.00, daily
  • Day valet is $10.00

Event Attire

Event dress is casual.

Event Questions

If you have questions, please e-mail us at applications@pkal.org.