Georgia World Congress Center

Located in the heart of downtown Atlanta, Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC) features 1.5 million square feet of prime exhibit space and is the world’s largest LEED certified convention center, hosting hundreds of world-class events each year.

Steps from the convention center’s doors, visitors will find 22-acre Centennial Olympic Park, state-of-the-art Mercedes-Benz Stadium, home to the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United, Chick-fil-A College Football Hall of Fame, and the Atlanta Hawks’ recently renovated nest, State Farm Arena.

The GWCC is located about 12 miles from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL), with several public transportation options readily available. The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) has a rail station located at the north end of ATL, near baggage claim.

Maps and floor plans of the GWCC will be available in Summer 2020.

Accessibility

To help you navigate the SC Conference and enjoy your visit, the following resources will be available:

  • Accessible registration desk
  • Accessible routes (ramps, elevators, etc.)
  • Accessible and gender-neutral toilets
  • First-aid stations
  • Parents Room
  • Quiet Room
  • Wheelchair-designated seating
  • Scooter rental

In addition, view the GWCC’s accessibility services.

Requesting Assistance

If you have any requests to improve your access to the conference we are happy to discuss them with you. During registration, please provide information on your specific needs.

The SC Conference is committed to making reasonable adjustments (e.g., providing interpreters) whenever possible. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Quiet Room

A quiet room is a physical space where conversation and interaction are not allowed, where attendees can go for quiet time, prayer, meditation, or similar activities.

Quiet Room Hours:

Sunday, 8 am–6 pm
Monday, 8 am–9 pm
Tuesday, 8 am–7 pm
Wednesday, 8 am–7 pm
Thursday, 8 am–6 pm
Friday, 8 am–noon

ADA Compliance

The GWCC provides accommodations such as accessible restrooms, entrances, and elevators, as well as handicapped parking on all levels of the parking garage. Wheelchairs are available free of charge, available on a first-come, first-served basis, and can be found at the GWCC Information Desks. Additionally, scooter rental service is available via Scootaround. The pickup location is at the FedEx Office Business Centers located inside the convention center.

Additional Information

The following are available for all conference attendees:

  • Lost and found
  • Coat and bag check
  • Security
  • Information booths
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