We are thrilled to welcome you in Baltimore, MD for CALC 2024! 

Save the date for the Cornell Alumni Leadership Conference in Baltimore, MD, on February 23-25, 2024. We are excited to see you there!

Book your hotel

The conference hotel

CALC 2024 will be hosted at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront, which is conveniently located in the Harbor East neighborhood. The hotel offers unparalleled access to Fells Point, the National Aquarium, and the variety of restaurants and shops at the Inner Harbor. All conference activities take place at the hotel. The conference room rate for a single/double room is $209 per night for your selected dates between February 21-26, 2024.  Book your stay by January 31, 2024 to receive our discounted rate. Book now.

Baltimore Waterfront Hotel

700 Aliceanna St, Baltimore, MD 21202


Getting around

The Baltimore/Washington International Airport is situated 9 miles (14 km) south of Downtown Baltimore and 30 miles (48 km) northeast of Washington, D.C. There are several ground transportation options available to get you to the conference hotel.

If you plan on driving, the conference hotel offers off-site valet parking for $46 per day. Additionally, there are other parking options in the surrounding area.

Baltimore offers an abundance of public transportation options, making it easy to explore the city. Further, the conference hotel is conveniently situated within walking distance of many attractions.


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The Baltimore Water Taxi offers a flat rate for all-day, unlimited on-off service to over 30 attractions and neighborhoods.


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Dockless scooters and bicycles can be rented by the minute whenever you find one and dropped off at your destination.


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Uber and Lyft are available in Baltimore. Additionally, you can schedule local taxi services.


The Charm City Circulator is a complimentary bus for exploring downtown. The MTA bus service operates 60 different routes.


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MTA runs the Metro SubwayLink and Light RailLink, which run in and around the downtown Baltimore area.

Baltimore weather

Baltimore weather in February typically ranges from a low of 28°F (-2.2°C) to a high of 46°F (7.8°C). If you’ll be joining us in Baltimore for CALC 2024, it’s best to pack warm clothing, including a heavy coat, gloves, and a hat. You may also want to pack layers of clothing that you can easily add or remove as needed, as well as waterproof boots and an umbrella in case of rain or snow.

Exploring Charm City, Baltimore, MD 🦀

Baltimore, also known as "Charm City," is a vibrant and eclectic city that offers something for everyone. With a rich history and culture, Baltimore is home to world-class museums, lively music venues, and some of the best seafood in the country.

Check out attractions near the conference hotel

There's plenty to see and do near the conference hotel. Take a stroll along the picturesque Inner Harbor, where you can explore the shops, restaurants, and attractions. Visit the historic USS Constellation or the National Aquarium for a fascinating glimpse into Baltimore's past and present. For families, be sure to check out the interactive exhibits at the Port Discovery Children's Museum.

Experience Baltimore's dining scene

Baltimore's dining scene is a diverse and vibrant mix of international flavors and local specialties. From classic Maryland crab cakes to exotic Ethiopian cuisine, there's something for every palate. And with a growing number of African American and Asian-owned restaurants, Baltimore's dining scene is constantly evolving and offering new and exciting culinary experiences.

Discover Baltimore with custom guides

Ready to discover the hidden gems of Baltimore like a local? Check out Visit Baltimore's insider guides, including top kid-friendly attractions and the best ways to explore Baltimore's rich African-American heritage. Whether you're a history buff, a foodie, or just looking for some fun, they've got you covered with the inside scoop on the best places to visit in Baltimore.