2019 Tech Forum - Lodging / Meals / Transportation

2019 Tech Forum

March 28-31
Reston, Virginia

Be part of one of the accreditation industry’s largest annual events.

Lodging / Meals / Transportation

The A2LA Technical Forum promotes discussion and training on topics related to the accreditation industry through face-to-face interactions with staff, members, assessors, accredited organizations and other interested parties. The goal is to further strengthen the value of accreditation for all stakeholders.

Hyatt Regency Reston
1800 Presidents Street
Reston, VA 20190
Fully Booked
Secondary Lodging

Washington Dulles Airport Marriott
45020 Aviation Drive
Dulles, VA 20166
Please reserve your hotel room here.

Shuttle Service To and From the Event (for people staying at the Dulles Marriott):

  • Thursday: On request to Hyatt and pick-up from Hyatt at 6:15PM and 7:30PM
  • Friday: To Hyatt at 7:00AM to 7:30AM and pick-up from the Hyatt at 7:30PM
  • Saturday: To Hyatt at 7:00AM to 7:30AM and pick-up from the Hyatt at 7:30PM
  • Sunday: To Hyatt at 7:00AM to 7:30AM and pick-up from the Hyatt at 1:30PM and 6:30PM

The Hyatt Regency Reston offers valet parking or self-parking options. Maximum clearance height for the parking area is 6'8". Please check with the valet parking staff upon arrival for parking locations for oversized vehicles.

The Washington Dulles Airport Marriott offers Complimentary on-site parking. Parking for oversized vehicles (motor coach, tour bus, etc.) is available in open air lot with no height restrictions.


The following meals and hors d'oeuvres are included in the cost of registration:

  • Friday lunch
  • Friday networking event (hors d'oeuvres only)
  • Saturday lunch
  • Saturday dinner

If you are registered to attend the forum on either of these days, please plan to attend these meals, as there will also be opportunities for networking. When meals are not scheduled, guests may dine at the hotel’s onsite restaurant, Tavern 64, or choose from among the many restaurants that are located within walking distance of the hotel.


Dulles International Airport (IAD)
Located 6.7 miles from Hyatt Regency Reston
Located 0.7 miles from Washington Dulles Airport Marriott

Hyatt Regency Reston - Complimentary Shuttle Service
The Hyatt Regency Reston offers a complimentary shuttle that arrives at Dulles Airport by text message request between 6:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and between 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Upon your arrival at Dulles Airport, simply text the word “shuttle” to 703.991.2117 and the hotel’s service ambassador will immediately respond to your request. The pick-up and drop-off point will be at curbs 2A and 2H, adjacent to the lower-level baggage claim.

Return shuttle transportation from the hotel departs on the :45 beginning at 5:45 a.m. Monday through Friday and 6:45 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. For more information, please call the hotel’s concierge at 703-709-1234, extension 51.

Washington Dulles Airport Marriott - Complimentary Shuttle Service

  • Airport shuttle service, scheduled, complimentary
  • Shuttle Phone: +1 703 471 9500
  • Alternate transportation: Washington Flyer Taxi Service; fee: 10 USD (one way), on request
  • Estimated taxi fare: 10 USD (one way)

METRO - Silver Line (Hyatt Only)
Closest stop: Wiehle-Reston East (Silver Line)

Take the METRO Silver Line to and from DC! Located 1.6 miles from the Hyatt Regency Reston, the station provides convenient parking (free on weekends) and an easy, hassle-free ride to see all that the nation's capital has to offer. Guests needing transportation to the metro station may take the Fairfax Connector Bus #505, which picks up and drops off behind the hotel for $1.75.

Planning Your Stay

Looking for something to do during your stay in Reston? The Hyatt Regency Reston is located inside Reston Town Center, with more than 50 retail outlets and 30 restaurants, and is adjacent to a 45-mile walking and biking trail. Reston is also located just 18 miles west of DC and offers quick access to the capital’s many museums and historic attractions.