Traveling to the Meeting

The American Chemical Society, The Carnegie Institution for Science and the Mariott Residence Inn are approximately 20 minutes from Ronald Reagan National Airport.

Transportation from the airport can be by taxicab, shuttle, or by the DC Metro. For more up-to-date information on transportation options and schedules, please go to: Washington DC Visitor’s Information Guide


Airline Reservation Assistance

You may contact Bambi Eskew with Allen Samuels House of Travel at 1-254-776-2560 or by e-mail to for assistance with your travel plans.


International Travel to the U.S.

Before you travel, please visit the U.S. Department of State web site to address any questions that you may have, including a look at all up to date travel alerts and warnings.

Foreign travelers coming to the United States to conduct temporary business for business meetings and consultations, attending conventions and conferences, or negotiating contracts, need visitor visas unless they qualify for entry under the Visa Waiver Program. Please go to for more information on the Visa Waiver Program and to see if you qualify.


ADA Statement/Special Needs

If you have a disability or limitation that may require special consideration in order to fully participate including a medical dietary restriction or requirement, please contact the CSSP business office to see how we can accommodate your needs.  Call 254-776-3550, Ext. 3 (All countries) or contact the project manager via e-mail at


Downtown Parking and Walking Maps

You may drive into DC, but we ask that you please consider some other transportation options, which are all included on’s Interactive Map.  The Kimpton Rouge Hotel offers valet parking only.