Big Data EdCon 2019


Located ten miles from Washington, D.C., the College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center was the first hotel in the United States to earn the coveted LEED-certified designation for eco-friendly buildings. The hotel is home to UMUC and adjacent to University of Maryland, College Park. CLICK HERE to reserve your room at the group rate no later than May 13, 2019.


All international travelers must have a valid visa to enter the U.S. Upon request to, the conference organizers will provide a Notification of Invitation Letter that may required to submit with your visitor visa application.
  • The invitation letter will be issued after you register successfully.

  • The name you provide during registration must be exactly as it appears on your passport. Any differences between the name on your passport and the name on your invitation letter or other documentation could lead to a delay and/or denial of your visa application.

  • Please note the Big Data and Analytics EdCon and the conference organizing committee are not authorized to assist with the visa process beyond providing a Notification of Invitation Letter.

  • Plan for the visa application process (from submission of application materials to a U.S. government office until you receive your visa) to take at least one month. Please apply as early as possible.