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UMBC is proud to be hosting the Mid-Atlantic Regional meeting of the Society for Developmental Biology on May 19-20, 2017. UMBC is an honors college in the University of Maryland system, conveniently located on the I-95 corridor south of Baltimore, and is easily accessible for researchers in this region.




The following accommodation options are available, close to UMBC, and offer a free shuttle to the BWI Airport:

Sheraton Baltimore-Washington Airport Hotel – BWI
Address: 1100 Old Elkridge Landing Rd, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
Phone: (443) 577-2100

Westin Baltimore-Washington Airport – BWI
Address: 1110 Old Elkridge Landing Rd, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
Phone: (443) 577-2300

Hilton Baltimore BWI Airport
Address: 1739 W Nursery Rd, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
Phone: (410) 694-0808



Free parking in lot 22 will be available from 11am on Friday until 8pm on Saturday on the UMBC campus. In addition, parking is free in any lot on Saturday. The following map marks the exact parking location reserved for the conference attendees:


Meeting map

Here you can download a UMBC map including the location of the free parking, UC (University Center – ballroom located on the third floor), and the conference room ITE-104 (Information Technology and Engineering building).