Start planning now for the premier mathematics education event! Here you will find everything you need to help make your trip a success including information on accessibility & inclusion, hotel, travel, venue, and onsite services.
NCTM supports a safe and respectful environment that is focused on building a better community during your conference experience. We strive to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, to engage fully.
NCTM includes the following in conference planning process:
Manual and Mobilized Scooters are available for a per-day fee through Scootaround Personal Transportation Solutions. To find out more about how the Scootaround locations can help you with a wheelchair or mobility scooter rental in Washington, DC, call directly at 1-888-441-7575 or email for
more information. Please coordinate directly with the agency.
Twelve metered public parking spaces designated for vehicles displaying disability parking placards/permits or license tags are located on 9th Street:
Three spaces on the east side of 9th Street between Mt. Vernon Place and L Street
Three spaces on the east side of 9th Street between L Street and M Street
Three spaces on the east side of 9th Street between M Street and N Street
Parking signs are posted indicating that the spaces are for two-hour parking from 7:00am–6:30pm daily, available on a first come, first serve basis.
Trained service animals are permitted in the Walter E. Washington Convention Center with proper supervision.
At any point that you recognize you need to request accommodations for the Annual Conference, please contact NCTM Conference Services at
[email protected] by September 27, 2023.
For more Convention Center Accessibility information, please visit the
Walter E. Washington Convention Center website.
901 Massachusetts Ave NW
Make plans to stay at NCTM's headquarters hotel, Marriott Marquis Washington or one of the many NCTM official hotels near the Walter E. Washington Convention Center to secure your preferred room at the best possible rate. Unlike online discounters, NCTM will never charge you a booking or service fee.
NCTM has designated MCI USA (formerly Wyndham Jade) as the only housing provider for the NCTM 2023 Annual Meeting & Exposition. There are fraudulent companies and organizations that will try to present themselves as official partners of NCTM and offer you a potential room that might not be guaranteed or available. Should you be contacted by someone other than MCI USA (formerly Wyndham Jade) or NCTM, please let us know by calling 972-349-7476 or emailing us at
The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics has partnered with
United Airlines to provide the best possible price for your upcoming flight.
Book with Delta
Book with United
If you need assistance booking via Delta, you may call Delta Meeting Network® at 1.800.328.1111* Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. (EST) and refer to Meeting Event Code: NY2C4.
*Please note there is not a service fee for reservations booked and ticketed via our reservation 800 number.
If you need assistance booking via United, may call United Meetings Reservation Desk Monday – Friday at (800) 426-1122.
The Convention Center sits atop
the Mt. Vernon Square/7th Street-Convention Center station served by Metro's
Green and Yellow lines. Alternatively, take the Red Line to the Gallery
Place-Chinatown Metro station which is a 5 minute walk from the Convention
Over 3,000 parking spaces are
located within a three-block radius of the Convention Center including surface
lots and garages. Exhibitors and attendees are encouraged to use these public
parking facilities. Parking regulations are heavily enforced in the Convention
Center’s surrounding residential areas. There is no public parking at the
Convention Center. Use Spot Hero (app) and save time by booking your parking ahead of
time. Parking rates vary daily.
The Information Booth will be located at the Mount Vernon Place entrance. Please see an associate for details regarding parking, lost and found, dining recommendations and much more.
The NCTM Central app keeps you connected with every aspect of the Annual Meeting. The free app allows you to search sessions, speakers, and exhibits; view the Exhibit Hall floor plan; highlight your favorite presentations; rate presentations; and interact with your colleagues! Visit:
nctm.org/confapp to download the app.
Lost and Found
Lost and Found items will be turned in each day to the associate at the Information Booth. Each evening, items will be turned into the convention center security.
Baggage and Coat Check
Bag and coat check will not be available at the event, please utilize the business services office at the convention center or your hotel for storing luggage. The average forecasted weather in Washington, DC in late October is around 65 degrees, with chances of rain at any time. Business Casual attire is suggested for the event, keeping in mind the Walter E. Washington Convention Center meeting room temperatures will fluctuate
depending on size of room and attendance. Coat Racks will be made available throughout the convention space.
The Mamava is a freestanding lactation suite designed to
provide attendees with a private space to attend to their lactation needs. The pod comes complete with two spacious
benches, a fold-down table, and power outlets. Mamava pods can be unlocked with
the proprietary Bluetooth enabled SmartLock. The convention center has two
Mamava pods; one is located near Rm 103AB and the other, which is ADA
accessible, is near Rm 140A. To access the pods: • SmartLock features a
10-digit keypad that is used to open the pod with the code: 8008 • Be sure to
lock the deadbolt to maintain privacy when the pod is in use.
Gender Neutral Restrooms
All gender restrooms will be located throughout the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, please look for the specific signage upon entering.
First Aid will be staffed throughout the entire conference. EMTs will also be available via radio. The First Aid Room will be located inside Hall D at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center office.
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