2020 Reinventing Quality Conference

Hotel Information

Renaissance Harborplace Hotel
The 2020 Conference will be held at the Renaissance Harborplace Hotel-- a four-diamond jewel situated just steps (or an accessible skywalk roll) from Baltimore's world famous Harborplace and connected to the upscale Gallery shopping mall. Experience the rich culture of Charm City in a place that's destined to delight you. Modern, sophisticated, and stylish, this premier Baltimore hotel offers upscale amenities and services at a surprisingly affordable price.

The Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel
202 East Pratt Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21202


Conference Group Rate: $170 per person

Group rate deadline: The conference rate will be available until the room block is fully booked or by July 17, 2020, whichever comes first. After that happens, attendees my reserve a room at the regular rate, subject to availability.

All reservations must be guaranteed by a first-night room deposit with a major credit card.

There are only two ways to make your reservation:

Scam Warning: Please be aware of several housing companies contacting our attendees claiming to be making the hotel reservation on our behalf. Neither we or the Renaissance/Marriott are offering hotel reservation services for the 2020 Reinventing Quality Conference. These companies are NOT in any way affiliated with us and should NOT be used to make hotel reservations. Only make reservation for the conference through the information listed on this page. If you receive such communication either via email or telephone, please ignore their requests.

Directions and Transportation

Hotel Map

From Baltimore Washington International/Thurgood Marshall International Airport (BWI)
Take Rte. 195 W
to I-95 N to I-395 N,
Turn right onto Conway St., turn left at third light
onto Light St., turn right onto Pratt St.,
Make left onto South Street. Hotel entrance is on left.

From Washington DC and Points South
Take 95 North toward BALTIMORE.
Merge onto I-395 N via EXIT 53 toward M L KING BLVD / DOWNTOWN. , go 1.5 miles
I-395 N becomes S HOWARD ST., go 0.1 miles
Make left onto South Street. Hotel entrance is on left.

From New York , Philadelphia, and points North
Merge onto I-95 S via the exit on the LEFT (Portions toll) (Crossing into MARYLAND). 68.7 miles
Merge onto I-395 N via EXIT 53 toward DOWNTOWN / M L KING BLVD., go 1.3 miles
I-395 N becomes S HOWARD ST., go 0.1 miles
Make left onto South Street. Hotel entrance is on left.

From Baltimore Penn Station
The Amtrak station in 2 miles from the hotel; cabs are readily available station or you can call Baltimore Taxi - 410-327-7777 or Yellow Cab - 410-685-1212 to arrange for accessible transportation. The cab fare from Penn station to The Renaissance Harborplace Hotel should be $6.50 or $7.
Go NORTH on N CHARLES ST toward W LANVALE ST., go .1 miles
Turn RIGHT onto E LANVALE ST., go .1 miles
Turn RIGHT onto ST PAUL ST, go .5 miles
Turn LEFT onto E EAGER ST., go .1 miles
Merge onto I-83 S/ JONES FALLS EXPY., go .9 miles
I-83 S/ JONES FALLS EXPY becomes N PRESIDENT ST., go 0.2 miles
Turn RIGHT onto E LOMBARD ST.. go .3 miles
Turn LEFT onto SOUTH ST., go .1 miles
End at 202 E Pratt St Baltimore, MD 21202-6101

Airport Transportation

Taxis: All taxis from the airport are operated by BWI Taxi Management. The taxi stand is located outside the baggage claim area. These cabs operate only from the airport. To return to the airport by taxi, ask the hotel concierge to call one for you. Estimated fare from the airport should be approximately $35 each. For more information, call 410-859-1100 or go to www.BWIAirportTaxi.com.

Rental Cars: The BWI Rental Facility, at 7432 New Ridge Road, Hanover, MD 21076, is ten minutes from the terminal. All rental car transactions take place at this facility. Free shuttle service leaves from the terminal lower level. Rental car companies include Avis, Alamo, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National, and Thrifty. Hand-controlled vehicles are available from Avis, Enterprise, Hertz, and Thrifty.

Public Transportation from the Airport: There is no direct public transportation from BWI to the Renaissance Harborplace. The Light Rail (one-way fare: $1.80) takes you to the Baltimore Convention Center, which is 2-3 blocks from the hotel. Purchase a ticket from the ticket vending machine before boarding Light Rail. Tickets are not available onboard. Press the button on the outside of the train to gain access. To exit, press the green button next to the door. The Light Rail is accessible. For Light Rail schedules, call 410-539-5000 or go to https://www.mta.maryland.gov/schedule/lightrail?direction=0&origin=7627&destination=7641.