The 2019 conference will be held at the The Curtis Hotel, located at 1405 Curtis Street in Denver.
This year’s conference takes us out to the "Mountain West" in the exciting city of Denver, Colorado. Denver ranks fourth on the Brookings Institutions' most walkable downtown's in America. Notable attractions include the 16th street Mall, the Colorado State Capitol, Union Station, and a slew of iconic buildings and restaurants in the LoDo Historic District. Within walking distance of the Curtis Hotel is the breathtaking Denver Art Museum. The art museum is comprised of two architecturally magnificent buildings and houses over 68,000 art objects from Native American pottery to European paintings. For more information, check out “The Mile High City” for ideas on Things to Do, Restaurants, and events in the Denver area. Additionally, the Curtis Hotel Travel Guide provides a great overview of restaurants and things to do within walking distance.
* If you prefer to make your reservation over the phone, or if you wish to book a room for three individuals ($199 per night) or four individuals ($209 per night), please call The Curtis hotel to make your reservation at 303-571-0300 or 1-866-522-1178.
The Curtis Hotel
Directions to the Conference Hotel:
By plane: There are many ground transportation options from the Denver International Airport.
Airport Rail: At a cost of only $10.50 each way, travelers can now take the airport rail from DEN to the historic Denver Union Station and vice versa. The 23-mile ride takes approximately 37 minutes, so make sure to account for this when booking flights. Upon arrival to Union Station the Curtis Hotel is a 15 minute walk via the 16th street Mall. Fortunately, Lyft and Uber are alive and well in Denver. For around $7.50 ($4.90 when pooling) these rideshare options can be taken from Union Station to the Curtis.
Airport Ride Share: The Denver Airport provides an extensive list of Ride-Share options on their website. There are a variety of shuttle options from Super Shuttle starting as low as $30. Lyft and Uber are also available direct from Denver International Airport to the Curtis Hotel ranging from $25-$40 dollars. In addition, the Denver Yellow Cab service can be reached at 303-777-7777 for those looking for a direct Taxi.
By Car: Denver International Airport has more than 10 major rental car companies serving Colorado travelers. Car rental agencies are located on airport property and provide courtesy shuttle service to and from Jeppesen Terminal. Shuttles pick-up and drop-off from Jeppesen Terminal Level 5, Island 4, outside doors 505-513 (east side) and 504-512 (west side). The drive from the Denver International Airport to the conference hotel is about 30 minutes (Directions).
It should be noted, when driving to or from the airport on the E-470 toll highway, a photo will be taken of your license plate and sent to the place of vehicle registration for toll collection. The directions supplied above do not use this toll road. Other fees may apply per your rental vehicle agreement. For more information be sure to contact your rental car company.