ABA/ABA Money Laundering Enforcement Conference

For AML and Fraud Professionals
December 3-5, 2017 • Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center • National Harbor, MD

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Join Us in National Harbor, MD

The 2017 Conference will be held at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, 201 Waterfront St, Oxon Hill, MD 20745 (Tel: (301) 965-4000). The hotel is approximately 8 miles from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), 35 miles from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and 40 miles from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI).

Hotel Accommodations

SPARGO is the exclusive housing vendor for the 2017 ABA/ABA Money Laundering Enforcement Conference. ABA does not endorse booking hotel reservations via sources other than SPARGO, Inc. Within three business days of completing your registration for the Conference, you will receive your official registration confirmation email. Please click on the link in this email in the "Hotel Reservation Information" section to make your hotel reservations. Please make your reservations by November 2, 2017 to eligible for the group rate.

Thank you for supporting ABA conference hotels.

If you have misplaced your registration confirmation email and would like it resent, please email reghousing@aba.com.

Should you have any questions on housing, please contact ABA's Housing Center at 888-243-7419 or at ABAhousing@spargoinc.com.

About National Harbor
Situated on the banks of the Potomac, National Harbor is home to more than 160 enticing shops and 40 delicious restaurants with views of downtown DC and Old Town Alexandria. From National Harbor, attendees can easily take the National Harbor Water Taxi to Old Town Alexandria. See for schedule and pricing.

In addition, downtown DC is just a short taxi ride away from the Gaylord National Harbor. Guests of the hotel may contact the hotel concierge for assistance locating National Harbor and DC attractions. For more information about the area, please visit http://nationalharbor.com/.

Car Rental Discount

ABA offers a special car rental discount through Hertz Car Rental. Please visit the ABA Travel Discounts page for more information.

Airport Transportation

The Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center is approximately eight miles from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and the average taxi fare is $28 each way. Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) is approximately 35 miles away and the average taxi fare is $80 each way. Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) is approximately 42 miles away and the average taxi fare is $70 each way.

SuperShuttle is the Gaylord's preferred shuttle service to all local airports. For rate information and to make your SuperShuttle reservation call 1-800-660-8000, reserve online at www.suppershuttle.com or visit the Transportation Desk in the Gaylord Front Lobby. Gaylord Resort hotel guests are eligible for special rate when using code GNR50. Contact SuperShuttle for details.

For driving directions to the hotel, visit the Gaylord's website. Overnight parking for guests is currently $30/day for self-parking and $43/day for valet plus taxes with in/out privileges and is subject to change.


Business casual is appropriate for all events and sessions. Average daily temperatures range from 32°F in the evenings to 48°F in the daytime. Don't forget to check The Weather Channel before packing. Since meeting room temperatures tend to be cool, we suggest bringing a light jacket or sweater.

​Hotel/Travel Questions? Please contact Jen Morris for more information.