Now that the FAA is completing the foundational aspects of NextGen, the agency is working with the aviation industry to deploy more immediate benefits and capabilities produced by Air Traffic Management modernization for commercial and charter airlines and the flying public.
Avionics for NextGen 2015 will bring together key industry stakeholders, including airlines, pilots, air traffic controllers and avionics manufacturers, to discuss their experiences, challenges and solutions with the implementation of these new technologies.

Hotel and Travel

Hotel Accommodations

Two Convention Boulevard
Atlantic City, NJ 08401

A discounted room rate of $129 per night has been extended for Avionics for NextGen participants at the Sheraton Atlantic City until September 10. Hotel reservations can be made by calling the Sheraton directly at +1-609-344-3535 or by reserving online.

Leave the car with the Valet or opt for Self-Parking at the hotel
Valet- $20; Self-Parking- $12

Traveling to Atlantic City

Driving Directions:
From Philadelphia and West:
Exit Pennsylvania Turnpike at Valley Forge Exit 24, onto Schuylkill Expressway (Rt. 76) through Philadelphia to the Walt Whitman Bridge, N/S Freeway to the Atlantic City Expressway and follow directly south towards Atlantic City.

From New York and North:
Major interstate highways connect with the Garden State Parkway South to Exit 38 Atlantic City Expressway. Follow directly south towards Atlantic City.

From Baltimore/Washington, D.C. and South:
Take 1-95 to the Walt Whitman Bridge (Philadelphia). N/S Freeway to the Atlantic City Expressway and follow direct to Atlantic City. From Norfolk area, follow Routes 13 and 9 to Cape May-Lewes Ferry, the Garden State Parkway North to the Atlantic City Expressway, follow directly south towards Atlantic City.

Traveling By Air:
Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) is located just minutes from the city and offers shuttle, taxi and rental car transportation.

Philadelphia International Airport  (PHL) is a quick 60-minute drive via the Atlantic City Expressway.

Traveling By Rail:
NJ Transit Rail runs direct from Philadelphia's 30th Street Station to Atlantic City. For more information, call 973-275-5555. The Atlantic City rail station adjoins the Convention Center.

Atlantic City Express Service provides comfortable and convenient weekend travel between NYC and Atlantic City. Departing from New York’s Penn Station with one stop in Newark, NJ, ACES continues direct to Atlantic City. Travel time is approximately 2.5 hours and ACES trains operate Friday through Sunday each weekend.