Spring Conference Day 1 Logistics


 ABPM 2019 Spring Conference

Monday, April 15th Logistics
We look forward to welcoming you to the start of the ABPM Spring Conference tomorrow. Below, you will find information that will help the day go smoothly for you. 

Please download the MyABPM App designed and sponsored by ABPM Supplier Member CXApp by Design Reactor via iTunes or GooglePlay prior to arriving at the conference. If you already have the app on your phone, make sure you've updated; there are new features you'll love (see linked article). MyABPM will allow you to stay connected with up-to-the-minute information for every day of the event with useful and collaborative features like: 
  • A detailed agenda outlining key event touch points for each hour of every day (Build Your Own Agenda within the app!)
  • Advanced Agenda search functionality now available, also allowing for search by conference track.
  • An Activity Stream where you can collaborate and share your event experience in real time through in-app posts and social media integrations.
  • An attendees list with photos and email capability
  • A list of recommended shopping, dining, and entertainment that are in the area around the Capital Hilton
If you are new to the MyABPM app, your login credentials are:
Username: email address you registered with
Password: abpm1234

If you have used the MyABPM app in the past, your login credentials are:
Username: email address you registered with
Password: Use your current password. Forgot it? Use the 'Forgot your password?' link in the app to reset."

If you do not have a device that runs on iOS or Android, you can still download a final agenda via this link in pdf format for your use at the conference.
Conference check-in will be 10:00 a.m.– 2:00 p.m. on Monday April 15th on the Capital Terrace near Congressional/Senate on the 2nd Floor at the Capital Hilton. If you miss the conference check-in, feel free to join us for the opening general session in Congressional/Senate starting at 2pm. There will be an ABPM table with the remainder of attendee badges outside of the Presidential Ballroom during the Supplier Celebration that follows the general session from 5:00 -7:30 pm.

Free Wifi in Capital Hilton meeting space sponsored by Czarnowski: Enjoy free Wifi access in Hilton meeting spaces using the credentials below. Once logged into the network, open your browser to enter the access code.
WiFi network – ABPM_Free_Wifi_By_Czarnowski
When prompted, choose "I have a coupon code / promotion code"
Code – czarnowski​

The Capital Hilton, located at 1001 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20036, is the primary location of the 2019 ABPM Spring Conference.

Newcomers Orientation: If you’re a first-time attendee, please plan to attend the Newcomer’s orientation sponsored by Derse starting at 1pm in Federal AB on the 2nd Floor. During the orientation, you'll meet your fellow newcomers, ABPM Advisory Board Members, and you'll learn how to best navigate the conference. 

Transportation & Parking: The airport nearest the Capital Hilton is Ronald Reagan International Airport (DCA). It is 4 mi drive from the Capital Hilton (20-25 minutes). Valet parking at the hotel is $60 per night and $75 for oversized vehicles. Alternatively, there is a Park America parking lot at 1301 K St NW offering approximately $30 per night parking.

Don't forget to post on Instagram and Twitter using #ABPMSpring throughout the conference and see it appear in the MyABPM event app Spring Conference Activity Stream feed. Of course, you can post within the app as well! And check the ABPM Facebook Page regularly for conference photos.

Questions? Please email info@abpm.com .