American Geophysical Union

American Geophysical Union

Event Types Welcomed

  • Corporate Social Events
  • Expo/Competitions
  • Professional Meeting / Training / Conference / Retreats


The American Geophysical Union is an association of 60,000 member scientists from around the world, dedicated to a defined mission: advancing discovery in Earth and space sciences to benefit humanity and the environment. The AGU Conference Center supports the same goals, offering a beautiful, modern setting in which to encourage education and engagement for scientists, as well as business leaders, corporate industry, government services and the wider community.
The AGU headquarters is the very first renovated net zero energy building in Washington D.C. In 2019, AGU became the first recipient of the “Clean Energy D.C. Award“, recognizing the integration of multiple facets of utility management and building design. “Green” processes extend into all aspects of Conference Center operations, including catering services and waste management.
The state-of-the-art AGU Conference Center offers pristine meeting room facilities, equipped with in-demand audio-visual technology options. All rooms are accommodated with either monitors or screens, appropriate in size for the room capacity, connectable to your laptop for presentations. Audio and video conferening options are available, as well as support of live-streaming and broadcasting services, to engage remote participants for hybrid meetings, as well as full-scale virtual events.
The AGU Conference Center is a full-service operation — the professional team will guide you through all aspects of event planning and execution, ensuring every detail is covered to meet your needs and expectations.

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Meeting & Event Spaces

  • Max Capacity: 174 guests
  • Largest Classroom Style: 88
  • Largest Theatre Style: 174
  • Largest Auditorium Seating: 174
  • Largest Standing Reception: 250
  • Rooftop Capacity: 112

Featured Amenities

  • Accessible Facilities
  • Bus - Shuttle, Public Bus Access Bus
  • Eco-Friendly
  • In-House Catering
  • Near Public Transit
  • Paid Parking
  • Rooftop Space
  • Taxi
  • Theater Seating
  • WiFi

Venue Location + Transportation


2000 Florida Avenue NW,
Washington, District of Columbia 20009


  • BusBus
  • LyftLyft
  • MetroMetro
  • TaxiTaxi
  • UberUber

Nearby Airport

  • Reagan National

Nearby International Airport

  • Dulles International and Baltimore-Washington International


  • Onsite Parking: No

Things to Know


  • Must Use In-house Catering: Yes
  • External Catering Allowed: No
  • Can Bring in Own Food: no
  • Cultural Catering Available: Yes


Audio and Video Conferencing available, to support virtual participation.

  • Guest Wi-Fi: Free
  • Onsite Tech Support: Yes
  • Wi-Fi in meeting space: Yes
  • Equipment Available On-Site:
    • Projector Screen
    • Laptops
    • Microphones
    • Sound System

Venue Policies

  • Alcohol Consumption: Yes
  • Smoking Permitted: no
  • Cannabis Industry-Friendly: No
  • Cannabis Consumption: No
  • Eco Friendly: Yes
  • ADA Accessible: Yes