Hotel & Travel




Wondering about lodging options? Where to go? How to get there? We’ve gathered all the important information you’ll need for your trip to Atlanta, GA.

Book by May 15! Our room block is filling up fast. Reserve your room at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis by May 15 to take advantage of the group rate. Once the group rate is gone, room prices may increase or rooms may no longer be available.


'Pulse' inside the Atlanta Marriott Marquis

The Atlanta Marriott Marquis is the headquarters hotel for ACBSP Conference 2016. Our group rate is $169/night for single/double, plus applicable state and local taxes. The group rate is available three days prior to and following the conference. Please book your hotel room by May 15, 2016 to ensure you receive the discounted rate.

Experience the bustling energy and stylish vibe at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis, one of the best hotels in downtown Atlanta. Conveniently located in Peachtree Center, our indoor MARTA connection offers guests direct access to Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport just 15 miles away. This magnificent downtown Atlanta hotel puts you near sites like the Georgia Aquarium, World of Coca-Cola, CNN Center, GWCC, Georgia Dome and College Football Hall of Fame. The breathtaking atrium is marked by the 50-foot color changing sail of Pulse (right), a cool cocktail lounge and iconic symbol of our hotel in downtown Atlanta. Relax in The Spa, stay fit in our 24-hour fitness center and enjoy unique dining options like Sear, High Velocity and Starbucks. Explore beautiful Atlanta from the Marriott Marquis.

Atlanta Marriott Marquis
265 Peachtree Center Avenue
Atlanta, Georgia 30303 USA

Reservations: Reservations can be made online or by phone. Call 866-469-5475 and mention ACBSP to receive the group rate. Reserve by May 15, 2015 to guarantee the ACBSP group rate.

For assistance, please contact the Conference and Meetings Coordinator, at


The conference is just 15 miles from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Ground transportation is available at the airport, with taxis, shuttles, and car rental services. The MARTA rapid transit system connects to the airport. Visit the airport website to learn more. The hotel does not offer shuttle service.


With few exceptions, every person entering the United States from another country must have a valid passport and/or identification card. A visa is required for nationals from some countries. More information on visa requirements is available on the U.S. State Department website, including a list of countries participating in the Visa Waiver Program.

Each attendee is responsible for securing accurate information regarding requirements to enter the United States. Conference participants are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the visa requirements for their country well in advance of the conference.

If you need a personal invitation letter to attend the Conference, ACBSP will send you one upon request. However, it will only be sent once you've registered and paid.

For assistance, please contact the Conference and Meetings Coordinator, at

Follow these steps for a visa letter.:

  1. Download the Invitation Letter template and complete the information noted by yellow highlight.
  2. Return the completed letter to
  3. A PDF document will be developed on ACBSP letter head with the electronic signature of the President/CEO. This will be sent via email. Unless specifically requested, a hard copy on letterhead with original signature will not be sent. Postage and shipping fees for a hard copy may apply.

If a letter is required for an accompanying guest this can be issued as a separate letter or it can be included in the letter for the conference attendee. Please send an email with the following information or include in the invitation letter returned to ACBSP offices:

  • Guests’s full name as it appears on the passport
  • Date of birth
  • Passport number, expiration date, country where issued (you may send a readable copy of the passport page if more convenient)
  • E-mail address (optional)
  • Relationship to the attendee

Please be advised that the letter of invitation does not imply any obligation on the part of the Conference organizers to provide any kind of financial contribution.


In Atlanta, fine dining, shopping and rich history combine with inspiration-inducing attractions to create a city with Southern charm and world-class sophistication. It’s easy to see why Atlanta, Georgia is one of the most popular destinations in the Southeast to live and to visit. Go to, the city's official convention and visitors bureau, to find out more.


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