Location and Reservations

Conference Hotel

Holiday Inn Gaithersburg
2 Montgomery Village Avenue, Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States.

The hotel is 2 kilometers from NIST. On November 3, 4, and 5, ISSRE will have buses between the hotel and NIST. The hotel has a shuttle bus available other times. Prior arrangement will help them schedule the shuttle.

Book the IEEE International Symposium hotel. The proper group code, NSP, is added by the URL.

To book by telephone, call +1 301-948-8900. To receive the correct rate, use the group affiliation, IEEE/Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering, at the time of the reservation.

The ISSRE rate includes breakfast.

Other hotels

NIST can't endorse any hotel, but they do provide a list of many of them.


How to reach NIST

NIST is equally easy to reach from three large airports:

Public transit from the airports:

  • From Dulles, take Washington Flyer Silver Line Express Bus Service to Wiehle-Reston East metro station.  Take Silver Line to Metro Center.
  • From BWI, take MetroBus B30 route to Greenbelt metro station.  Take the Green Line to Metro Center.
  • From Reagan, take Metro to Metro Center.

At Metro Center transfer to the Red Line toward Shady Grove, which is the end of the line.  A NIST shuttle runs from Shady Grove metro station to NIST.  See http://www.nist.gov/public_affairs/maps/ for details.

The Holiday Inn will shuttle between the hotel and Shady Grove metro station.  The Holiday Inn will shuttle as requested between the hotel and NIST. Contact the hotel for details.

Driving directions from the airports to NIST: http://www.nist.gov/public_affairs/maps/directions.cfm


How to leave NIST

Taxis, Shuttle, and other transportation: http://www.nist.gov/public_affairs/maps/directions.cfm
Note: taxis are not allowed onto NIST campus. They drop off at and pick up from the Visitor Center. Visitors must walk to the Visitor Center from the main building (101).


Other information about visiting NIST:
NIST Visitor Information.


More About The Conference Hotel

Situated near famous attractions like Washington, DC and located in picturesque Gaithersburg, the Holiday Inn Gaithersburg hotel is known for offering big city entertainment and small town comfort. While in Gaithersburg, travel to DC, and explore the United States's beautiful capital. Later, enjoy the attractions of the town, which include Seneca Creek State Park, Old Town Gaithersburg, Needwood Golf, Lakeforest Mall, RIO Washingtonian Center, and the Montgomery County Fair Grounds.

The hotel offers flat screen TVs, free wi-fi, a Fitness Center, an indoor pool and whirlpool. Guests can also take advantage of on-site dining at Village Park Cafe and O'Malley's Pub. The hotel is also the recipient of the prestigious Gaithersburg Environmental Award, showing their dedication to green living.

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