Information on accommodations for the workshop.
A room block (one King bed and sofa bed) has been reserved under the name "NIST Workshop" for $169/night at the:Courtyard by Marriott at Washingtonian Center/Rio - reserve online use group code: NWRNWRA
Courtyard Gaithersburg Washingtonian Center
US & Canada Toll Free 1-888-236-2427
This hotel is located in a retail and restaurant rich environment with nice walking path and a man made lake called Wahingtonian Center. Complimentary wired and wireless high speed Internet access in all guest rooms. Complimentary on-site parking, exercise room, and indoor pool. Coffee maker, microwave, mini-fridge, and cable TV/HBO in room.
Attendees are responsible for their own transportation between the hotel and NIST. Ride sharing opportunities may be available. The only walking distance hotel is Towne Place Suites.