Local Information

The Leadership for the Arctic conference will take place on the United States Coast Guard Academy’s New London, Connecticut campus.

The Academy is situated on the western shore of the Thames River, set upon rolling hills with meticulously manicured grounds and sweeping views of water and sky. Located halfway between New York City and Boston, the campus is easily accessible by plane, train, bus or car.

Travel Information 

Once registrants have been notified that their seat is confirmed, conference attendees may inquire into special rate ($97++ per night) lodging at the Mystic Marriott. For additional information on this hotel, please visit their website.

To take advantage of this group rate, individual reservations must be made by 4:00 pm on Tuesday, March 13, 2012.

Conference presenters and panelists will receive separate information on their lodging arrangements from their respective panel chairs.

Conference shuttles will be available for travel between the Mystic Marriott and the Coast Guard Academy at the beginning and end of each conference day. (Parking aboard the Academy itself is extremely limited.) Additional information regarding transportation will be provided when registrants are advised as to the status of their registration.