Getting Around

USPTO Building

The opening reception and dinner keynote on Tuesday Nov. 15th will be held in the National Inventors Hall of Fame (Reception 5-6:30) and the USPTO main hall (Dinner & Keynote 6:45-9:00).

The entrance to these the Madison building on Dulany St.

Westin Location and Rooms


Westin Alexandria

400 Courthouse Square, Alexandria, VA 22314

The convening will take place on the second floor of the Westin Hotel. Keynotes, panels, networking sessions and meals will take place in the Edision D ballroom, breakout sessions and design sprints will be in surrounding rooms.

Between USPTO & Westin Alexandria

The opening reception and keynote on Tuesday, Nov 15 will take place in the Alexandria VA building of the US Patent and Trade Office. The next two days of the convening will be at the Westin Alexandria Old Town. They are an approximately a 3 minute walk apart.

Hotel Parking & Shuttle Information

  • There is a 50% off of valet (only) parking at the hotel for those attending. Normally $38/day. Discount provided when you pay at the front desk and and inform them you are part of InventEd Convening

  • There is a shuttle at the hotel that will take guests within a 2 mile radius from 7 am - 10pm. Service is complementary and first come first serve.

VISITING Alexandria

Take the METRO to D.C.

The Westin Hotel and the USPTO are a short walk from both the King Street Metro station (yellow and blue lines) and the Eisenhower Avenue Metro station (yellow line only).