Envisioning the Next Bioscience Workforce

Summit on Industry Trends and Needs

Summit on Industry Trends and Needs

Hosted by InnovATEBIO at the National Academy of Sciences

June 26, 2023

National Academy of Sciences
2101 Constitution Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC 20418

Speaker Information


Travel reimbursement and honorarium will be handled by CORD.

Please contact Linda Locke at llocke@cord.org or call (254) 741-8334 by May 1.


Reservation deadline: Friday, May 5. Reservations made after this date will be subject to hotel availability.

A block of rooms is being held at the beautiful St. Gregory Hotel in Washington, DC. The hotel is ideally situated at the intersection of Dupont Circle, the West End, and Georgetown, one of the most coveted areas of the nation’s capital. The hotel is five minutes from the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), where the Summit will be held. Busing will be provided to and from NAS each day.

St. Gregory Hotel
2033 M Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Main phone: 202.688.0756

Parking is valet: $60/night


The St. Gregory Hotel does not offer an airport shuttle service.

Driving times from nearby airports are:

  • Reagan Washington (DCA): 15 minutes (Metro available; see below.)
  • Dulles International Airport (IAD): 45 minutes
  • Baltimore Washington (BWI): 1 hour

Uber: Approx $22 from DCA. A surge fee of $8–$10 may apply during rush hours (8–10 a.m. and 5–7 p.m.).

Metro: The Metro card is $2 plus the one-way fare of $2.25–$6. More information.

  • From Reagan: Take the Blue Line to Foggy Bottom (approx 14 min). It’s a 5–6 block walk to the hotel.
  • From Dulles: Take the Silver Line metro to Foggy Bottom-GWU Stop or Farragut West Stop (45 min). It’s a 5–6 block walk to the hotel.

Travel Reimbursement

  • Reimbursements will be mailed from CORD (Center for Occupational Research and Development, Inc.) directly to the attendee with the contact information provided on the reimbursement form.
  • Itemized receipts are required for meals reimbursement.
  • Alcohol will not be reimbursed.
  • Completed form and all receipts must be submitted to Monica Mayhew within 10 days after the meeting. (Reimbursements will not be provided before the meeting.)

AV-Technical Specifications

  • Please send your final presentation to Linda Locke by Wednesday, June 14.
  • Projection screen ratio is 16:9 (widescreen).
  • A laptop will be provided for your presentation.  However, please bring your own laptop as a back-up.
  • Presentations are required to be in Powerpoint.
  • Bring a flash drive with your presentation as a back-up in case of an emergency.

Whova will be used to include virtual participants in the summit. Additional information coming soon.


David A.  Micklos – Presentation content

CORD Staff

Liz Ahlers – AV and event logistics

Linda Locke – Hotel and airfare

Monica Mayhew (CORD) – Reimbursement or other accounting-related matters