Conference Venue

All sessions will be held at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C.

National Academy of Sciences
2101 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20418

Dedicated in 1924, National Academy of Sciences Building is on the National Register of Historic Places.

Important note: The National Academy of Sciences will require a government-issued photo identification for entrance to the conference.

National Academy of Sciences Building visitor guide:


Conference Invitation Letters for International Travel

To request a conference invitation letter for international travel, please contact AF2050@arcus.org.

Conference Hotel

Arctic Futures 2050 has secured a room block at the State Plaza Hotel located at 2117 E Street, NW in Washington, D.C. - a 5 minute (0.3 mi) walk to the National Academies of Sciences where the conference is taking place.

The nightly room rate for conference attendees is $159/night (not including taxes & fees). Bookings must be made on or before 2 August 2019 to secure this rate.

Hotel bookings can be made online via this link or by calling the hotel at 202-861-8200 and referencing Group Number: 67315D.

Room availability is limited and will be offered on a "first come, first served" basis.