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Travel Information

The National Women's Studies Association 2016 annual meeting will be held at Palais des congrès de Montréal, from November 10-13, 2016.
 
The Montréal-Trudeau International Airport served 14.8 million passengers in 2014, and the airport is only 12 miles from downtown.  

Visiting Canada requires a passport. All persons, whether U.S. citizen or foreign nationals, must present a valid passport in order to enter Canada. Please note that it can take 4-6 weeks for routine processing for a U.S. passport. To apply for a passport or renew a passport, use the links below:  

 


Guest Room Accommodations

The National Women's Studies Association has negotiated group rated at the following properties located near the Palais des congrès de Montréal. Hotel rates are in Canadian dollars. (Currency converter: http://www.bankofcanada.ca/rates/exchange/daily-converter/)

Le Westin Montreal

270 Rue Saint Antoine O, Montréal, QC H2Y 0A3, Canada

Single/double guest rooms are available at the negotiated rate of $180.00++. Triple guestrooms are available for $210.00++. Quad guestrooms are available for $240.00++. The cut-off date is October 10, 2016 at 5 p.m. EST or until the block is sold out.

Make your reservation online here: http://tinyurl.com/NWSAwestin

Or call: 1-866-837-4762, Block Name: National Women’s Studies Association

Intercontinental Montreal

360 Saint Antoine Ouest, Montréal, QC H2Y 3X4, Canada

Deluxe guest rooms are available at the negotiated rate of $189.00++. The cut-off date is October 10, 2016 at 5 p.m. EST or until the block is sold out.

Make your reservation online here: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/NWSA2016AnnualConference

Or call: 514-847-8525, Block Name: National Women’s Studies Association

Overflow hotel

Courtyard by Marriott Montreal Centre-Ville

380 Boulevard René-Lévesque O, Montréal, QC H2Z 0A6, Canada

Single/double rooms are available at the negotiated rate of $159.00++. Triple/quad guest rooms are available for $169.00++.  The cut-off date is September 21, 2016 at 5 p.m. EST or until the block is sold out.

Make your reservation online here: http://tinyurl.com/NWSAcourtyard

Or call: 514-398-9999, Block name: NWSA

 


Room Sharing Forum 

NWSA has created a forum for attendees to search for roommates for the conference. To access, members can login to NWSA.org and click “Discussion Forums” on the left menu bar. Please note, only current members can post and respond on the forum. Disclaimer: NWSA cannot guarantee, coordinate or assist with room sharing.