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Workshop Announcement

March 8 - 11, 2007

Travel and Housing Details for the
ASM/BioQUEST Bioinformatics Institute

Directions to ASM

ASM is located two blocks from the DUPONT CIRCLE Metro stop on the Red Line. Exit through the south side of Dupont Circle, walk around to Conn. Ave. and proceed south on Conn Ave for one block. Take a left turn onto N. St. Cross 18th St. ASM is the second building on the right side at 1752 N. St. (The first building on N St. is a bank and actually faces Conn. Ave.) The front of ASM are three connected townhouses. If you are driving, there is parking next door (below the bank). Due to the one-way streets in this area, you must approach N Street from 18th St. From the south, get onto 18th St. from Conn. Ave and from the north, approach 18th from Mass. Ave., just east of Dupont Circle.


Housing Details

The dedicated hotel for the Workshop is the Beacon Hotel, located two blocks from ASM at 1615 Rhode Island Ave, NW, Washington, DC. The hotel is also located three blocks from the Washington, DC metro rail.

To make reservations, call 800-821-4367 or 202-296-2100 and indicate that you are attending the ASM Workshop. Rooms are guaranteed for $179.00 per person, per night for March 8 - 11, 2007. Rates are guaranteed until February 16, 2007. Rooms are available on a first come, first serve basis until the "block" has sold out.

For more information
please contact Sue Risseeuw (608/363-2012).