Registration & Hotel

When: May 15-17, 2017
Where: Washington DC
Hotel: The Washington Hilton

Registration is now open. Register today!

Guidelines for Attendees

Better Buildings Partners

All Better Buildings Partners including Better Buildings Challenge, Better Building Accelerators, Better Plants, Better Buildings Alliance and other stakeholders are invited to participate in this event. There is no limit to the number of attendees an organization can register. If you have any questions about registration, please contact us

Non-Partner Stakeholders

DOE requests that non-partner stakeholders interested in attending comply with the following requests:

  • Representative should hold a sufficient position to speak at a decision-making level regarding the impact and potential of program projects, as well as their organization's willingness to engage in program projects (e.g. CEO, Director or Vice President of R&D, Engineering, or Sustainability; State Energy Office Director, Commissioners).
  • Representatives must come from an organization with work that directly relates to Better Buildings activities.
  • Representatives are asked to avoid sales and marketing pitches during all breakout and plenary sessions.

On-site registration will be available. 

Registration Costs

Your registration fee provides you complete access to all events, sessions, and meetings scheduled over May 15-17, including:

  • Full access to all sessions, meetings, workshops, Showcase building tours, and other events
  • Lunch all three days, Continental breakfast on Tuesday and Wednesday, and refreshment breaks
  • Evening networking event

Registration fees vary based on your organization:

  • Public Sector ($300)
  • Private Sector ($475)
  • Stakeholder and Trade Organization ($475)

Hotel Information

Washington Hilton Hotel

For your convenience, we have secured a block of rooms at the conference hotel, The Washington Hilton located at 1919 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20009. The rate for the rooms is the federal per diem rate of $242 per night plus applicable taxes. Reservations will be based on availability and per diem rate cannot be guaranteed.

Reservations can be booked online, using our dedicated group website, or by calling 1-800-HILTONS and asking for the Better Buildings Summit room block.  Be sure to book as soon as possible. 

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UPDATE: The Washington Hilton is sold out on Wednesday, May 17th. Additional rooms are available at the hotels listed below. Please ask for the Better Buildings Summit room block for special pricing.

Hampton Inn Washington-Downtown-Convention Center at $242 per night and located at 901 6th Street NW, Washington, DC.

Hyatt Place Washington DC/Georgetown/West End at  $242 per night and located at 2121 M Street NW, Washington, DC.

Washington Marriott Georgetown at $290 per night and located at 1221 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC.