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Join us in Austin

Be inspired by this vibrant city. The 2019 Insurance Distribution Exchange will be held at JW Marriott Austin, an urban resort situated in the heart of Austin, just steps from the best attractions and entertainment options the city has to offer.

Hotel & Venue

JW Marriott Austin
110 E 2nd Street
Austin, Texas 78701
Phone: 512-474-4777
Room Rate: $265 per night/per room (single/double)

Situated in the heart of the vibrant city of Austin – and only a 15-minute drive from Austin International Airport, this urban resort features 7 bars, 3 restaurants, the posh Spa by JW, new Edge Pool Bar & Cabanas, and the ever-popular Burger Bar.

Room Reservations

ABA has secured a block of rooms at the JW Marriott Austin for the 2019 ABA Insurance Distribution Exchange. Reservations can be made by calling the JW Marriott Austin directly at (512) 474-4777 or online.

Please note that you must be a registered attendee of the 2019 ABA Insurance Distribution Exchange to receive the ABA-preferred rate of $265 (per night/per room) for a single or double occupancy, plus applicable taxes based on availability. Be sure to mention the ABA Insurance Distribution Exchange to receive the preferred ABA conference rate.


Getting There

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) is approximately 10 miles from the JW Marriott Austin.

  • This hotel does not provide shuttle service to/from airport.
  • SuperShuttle: the Estimated fee is $15 (one way); reservation required
  • Taxi: Estimated taxi fare is $32 (one way)
  • Bus service: $2 fee (one way)
  • Driving directions from the airport: Take Presidential Boulevard to exit the airport. Turn left onto East State Highway 71 Service Road. Travel 0.2 miles and take the ramp on the left onto TX-71 West. Travel 5.1 miles and exit onto Interstate 35 North/US-290 East toward Waco. Travel 3.5 miles to exit 234B toward Cesar Chavez/2nd-4th Street. Merge onto Interstate 35 Frontage Road. Travel 0.1 miles and turn left onto East 1st Street/East Cesar Chavez Street. Travel 0.5 miles and turn right onto North Congress Street. Take the first right turn onto East 2nd Street/West Willie Nelson Boulevard and the hotel will be on the left.

Visit the hotel's transportation page for more travel and parking information.

Car Rental Discount

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

More Information


Business casual is appropriate for all events and sessions.


Don't forget to check the weather before packing. Since meeting room temperatures tend to be cool, we suggest bringing a light jacket or sweater.

Conference Policies

Read ABA Conference Policies to help answer additional questions.