On-Site Locations & Information

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Below is general information on where to find key DDW locations within the convention center. For the most current information and to locate maps, please download the DDW Mobile App.

Registration and Materials

Registration is open in Hall D of the Walter E. Washington Convention Center (WCC). The hours are noon through 8 p.m. today, 7 a.m–6 p.m. Saturday through Monday, and 7 a.m–4 p.m. Tuesday. If you’ve already received your badge in the mail before the meeting (it was in a yellow envelope) — you don’t need to go to the main registration area. Take the entire envelope containing your badge and all of your tickets to one of the materials pick-up areas, located in Hall D and in select DDW hotels (Grand Hyatt Washington, Marriott Marquis Washington D.C. or Renaissance Washington D.C. Downtown Hotel). Satellite pick up is strongly encouraged.

If you didn’t receive your badge in the mail prior to the meeting, or if you need to have a change or correction made, please go to Registration in Hall D.

Hall D

Clustered together this year, attendees will find several key locations in Hall D (Level 2) of the WCC.

  • Continuing Medical Education (CME)/Certificate of Attendance Kiosks
  • DDW 2019 Booth 
  • DDW Career and Recruitment Center 
  • DDW On Demand
  • DDW TechConnect
  • DDW Trainee and Early Career Lounge
  • Society Member Services

Exhibit and Poster Halls

Also in Halls A-C of the WCC, you will find these halls. They also include the following within them:

  • DDW ePosters Theater
  • DDW Exhibit Headquarters
  • DDW Exhibitor Business Suites, Lounge, Floor Manager
  • DDW Poster Presenter Pick-Up Information Desk and Pick Up
  • Café DDW
  • DDW Theater (Product Theater and Satellite Symposia)
  • AASLD Booth (#1633)
  • AGA Booth (#2333)
  • ASGE Booth (#1733)
  • ASGE Learning Center and Hands-On Courses

Other Locations

  • AGA Resource Center: L Street Bridge
  • ASGE Resource Center: L Street Bridge
  • Baggage and Coat Check: Salon G/H, Level 1 
  • Business Center (FedEx Office): Grand Lobby (near Salon F), Level 1
  • DDW Letters: Grand Lobby, Level 1
  • First Aid/Medical Offices: Hall A, Concourse Level
  • Speaker Headquarters: Salons A-C, Level 1
  • Shuttle Bus Desk: L Street North Lobby, Level 1
  • Symposium Central: L Street Bridge, Level 2

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