In-person event
ASCE American Society of Civil Engineers

ASCE Headquarters - ASCE Bechtel Conference Center

1801 Alexander Bell Drive
Reston, VA 20191

Access and Security Information

Please respect the following requirement and be aware that conditions are subject to change without notice. All Workshop attendees must check in at the registration desk to receive their workshop badge. They need to bring their badge back for the second day of the workshop


There is ample, complimentary parking available. Please note that the parking spaces are all uncovered.


This is an invitation-only workshop; if you are interested in attending, contact Jennifer Jacyna, ASCE/COPRI Director,  [email protected]. Registration is free, but is requested by completing the online registration form at the Register button above.   It is not necessary to already have an online account with ASCE to register. You can create an ASCE on-line account without becoming an ASCE member.

Please Note: If you are registering for another attendee, please make sure to fill in all fields as that person by using their login, password, and email address. This will ensure the attendee receives their registration confirmation.

A confirmation will be emailed to all workshop registrants. If you do not receive confirmation within one hour, please contact ASCE registration at 800-548-2723 and ask to speak with Customer Services, or email [email protected]. Please reference NAVFAC Workshop in the subject line.


A hotel room block has not been reserved for workshop attendees; however, there are a variety of reasonably priced lodging options in the area.  Check out this list of nearby properties. The list below contains suggestions; you may stay at any hotel, motel, or AirBnB-style property you'd like.

  • Crowne Plaza Washington DC Dulles Airport Hotel
    $169/night, 6.1 miles from ASCE, complimentary shuttle to/from Dulles Airport with shuttle service runs 6:00 AM to midnight, leaves at the top and bottom of each hour. At airport, picks up on lower level outside baggage claim at curb 2G, free parking, free shuttle to Metro, free shuttle to ASCE Headquarters, Corporate number: 100220152]. Accessible to Dulles Airport by Bus route 952 OR Bus route 983. Public transit from Ronald Reagan Airport not recommended, but possible using Blue/Yellow Metro Line=>Silver Line => Bus routes 937/950/921. 
  • Hyatt Regency Reston
    $280/night (15% discount with ASCE code), 3 miles from ASCE, largest hotel and upscale, in Reston near Metro Silver Line, no shuttle, 4.5/5 rating]; Corporate number: 173657]. Accessible to Dulles Airport by Silver Line Metro OR Bus Route 952. Accessible to Ronald Regan Airport via Blue Line Metro=>Silver Line Metro OR Yellow Line Metro=> Silver Line Metro.
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton Reston
    $207-$244/night, 2.4 miles from ASCE; 15 mins walk on W&EO bike trail to ASCE, free parking, free Uber to Reston Town Center and national golf course, kitchenette, buffet breakfast]. Accessible to Dulles Airport via Silver Line Metro. Accessible to Ronald Reagan Airport from using Blue Line Metro=>Silver Line Metro.


Dulles International Airport (IAD) located 9.8 miles away and approximately a 15 minutes drive and Ronald Reagan Washington International Airport (DCA) located 22 miles away and approximately a 30 minute drive. 

  • Dulles International Airport (IAD)
    1 Saarinen Circle, Dulles, VA, 20166
    • Drive: 15 minutes
    • Uber or Lyft: 15 minutes - $30-$50 estimated
    • Silver Line Metro: 50 minutes (includes some walking) - $10
    • Bus Route 952 : 50 minutes (includes some walking) - $6
  • Ronald Reagan Washington International Airport (DCA)
    2401 Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport Access Rd, Arlington, VA 22202
    • Drive: 26-35 minutes
    • Uber or Lyft: 26-40 minutes: $30-$70 estimated
    • Blue Line Metro => Silver Line Metro=>walk: 1 hour 20 minutes - $10 OR
    • Yellow Line Metro=> Silver Line Metro==>walk: 1 hour 33 minutes - $10
    • Bus Route: not recommended. combination of bus and metro

Travel Emergencies

In case of a travel emergency, please call Nate Lemme at 1-805-895-5247 or David Marshall (ASCE) at 1-703-295-6145.

Points of Interest

In your free time, check out these local attractions:

  • Lake Fairfax Park
  • Wolf Trap concert venue
  • Reston Town Center
  • Great Falls Park
  • Herndon Centennial Golf Course

More Information

For more information, please contact Jennifer Jacyna, ASCE/COPRI Director, at 1-703-295-6078 or [email protected].