Conference Center

SACH'06 Summit will be held at the Samuel Riggs IV Almuni Center on the main campus of the Unviersity of Maryland. The Orem Alumni Hall will provide a spacious setting for breaks, presentations and the evening demo session and reception.

Additional Information:

Directions To the Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center

UM Shuttle Service

UMCP Shuttle Service is ONLY available (for those without a valid UM Faculty/Student ID) from the College Park Metro (Paint Branch Parkway and River Road) to the Adel H. Stamp Student Union (Lot HH) a map and Shuttle-UM Schedule can be found at the website

Stadium Drive Parking Garage

Stadium Drive Garage A 800-space garage situated adjacent to Byrd Stadium, the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center and the new Alumni Center .  This is a mixed-use facility, meaning the parking spaces are appropriated to visitors and permit-holding commuter students and faculty/staff members.  The hours of operation, as a cashiered facility, are 7:00a.m. to 11:30 p.m. , Monday thru Friday.  This location is also used for prepay visitor parking on evenings and weekends, as necessary, for Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center events.  Current rates at this facility are $2.00 per hour, with a $10.00 per day maximum.

Transportation information


A limited number of hotel rooms have been blocked for SACH'06 at the Marriott Inn and Conference Center at 3501 University Boulevard East, Adelphi, Maryland 20783, Phone: 1 301-985-7445; Fax: 1 301-985-7445, Reservations: 1-800-228-9290 (toll-free). A special rate of $179.00 per night + %5 local tax has been established for SACH06, and reservations must be made before August 30, 2006 for this rate.

Other Local Hotels

Marriott - 6400 Ivy Lane, Greenbelt, MD  20770, Tel: 301-441-3700, Cost: $119-$199/night propertypage.mi?marshaCode=WASGB

Courtyard by Marriott - 6301 Golden Triangle Dr., Greenbelt, MD 20740, Tel: (301)441-3311, Cost: $139-$189/night (weekdays) $99-$139/night (weekends)

Quality Inn - 7200 Baltimore Ave., College Park, MD 20740, Tel: (301)864-5820
Cost: $89-$150/night

For additional hotels and other lodging options, visit: (Please call individual hotels to get the most current rates/and availabilities)