The Venue

The symposium will be held in the historic Jefferson Hotel

Jefferson hotel front view

 Jefferson Hotel Inside View

Located in the heart of Richmond's downtown financial district, Jefferson hotel is only 15 minutes from Richmond's International Airport. Built in 1895, Jefferson hotel is a National Historic Landmark and among 52 hotels in North America that are designated both a five-star and five-diamond property. Within a short distance is the historic Virginia Capital (the second-oldest continuously operating capital in the country), White House of the Confederacy, Civil War Museum, Edgar Allen Poe Museum, and Saint John’s Church (home of Patrick Henry’s famous 1775 speech, “Give me Liberty or give me Death”).