Location for DIA 2023 Global Annual Meeting:
Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC)
415 Summer Street
- Boston is a global leader in the healthcare and life sciences industry
- There are more than 12,000 life sciences jobs in Boston across research, development, and manufacturing
- There are more than 46,000 scientists, researchers, and staff, and over 21,000 students studying at institutions and hospitals
- Boston has received the most N.I.H. funding of any U.S. city for 21 consecutive years
- Boston boasts over 120 health IT and Digital Health Companies
Getting to Boston:
Boston's Logan International Airport is a major national and international gateway, served by 40 airlines with more than 100 domestic and international destinations, with a unique location close to the city. It takes approximately 10 minutes to get to the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC) and approximately 15 minutes to downtown hotels.
United and Delta Airlines are offering DIA 2023 attendees special meeting discounts of 2-10% off published fares, based on the booking class of service.
- Book your flight with United and enter promotion code ZN42333898. MileagePlus members earn valuable miles for their travel when using the discount code.
- Call United Meetings Reservation Desk Monday – Friday at +1.800.426.1122 and refer to discount code ZN42333898. Booking fees are waived for Meeting reservations. International customers may contact their local United Reservation Desk.
- Click here to book your flight with Delta
- Call Delta Meeting Network® Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. (EST) at +1.800.328.1111 and refer to Meeting Event Code NM2EJ. There is no service fee for booked reservations via the 800 number.
Boston’s South Station services Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor and is less than a ten-minute ride to the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC). View additional details on Amtrak travel to Boston.
From Logan International Airport to the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center and Surrounding Hotels
- Logan International airport is an eight-minute taxi ride to the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. Taxi stands are located outside of the baggage claim area. Use Taxi Fare Finder to calculate the cab fare using Boston taxi rates. Estimates may vary
- The airport has designated pickup areas for Uber and Lyft
- Car rentals are readily available at the airport
- If you prefer public transportation, the Silver Line SL1 bus picks up and drops off at every terminal at Logan Airport, and is a free, seven-minute ride to the Seaport/World Trade Center stop, which is only steps away from the BCEC. You can take the Silver Line back to the airport for only $2.75
Driving and Parking
The BCEC is conveniently located just minutes away from Boston’s major highways.
View driving directions to the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center
To Self-Park ($25 and $50 for oversized vehicles)
- From Summer Street, turn onto East Side Drive, drive past the valet area, and continue straight along the side of the building
- At the end of the building, make a right and go down the ramp. At the bottom of the ramp, turn left and you will see the entrance to the South Parking lot in front of you
- Accessible parking spaces are also located in this lot, closest to the building (the same parking rates apply).
View Nearby Parking Options
Complimentary DIA Hotel Shuttle
DIA provides complimentary shuttle service between the following hotels and the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center in the morning and at the conclusion of events each day. Mid-day service is not available.
- Boston Park Plaza
- Courtyard by Marriott Boston Downtown
- Hyatt Regency Boston
- Moxy Boston Downtown
- Revere Hotel Boston Common
Please note that you must be staying in an official DIA hotel to utilize the shuttle. Shuttle passes will be issued at hotel check-in and will be strictly enforced. A detailed shuttle schedule will be posted closer to the meeting date.
The following hotels are within walking distance of the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (shuttle is not available).
- Aloft Boston Seaport
- Element Boston Seaport
- Hampton Inn Boston Seaport
- Homewood Suites by Hilton Boston Seaport
- Hyatt Place Boston Seaport
- InterContinental Boston
- Omni Boston Hotel at the Seaport
- Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel
- Seaport Hotel Boston
- Westin Boston Seaport Hotel
- YOTEL Boston