Venue & Travel

The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort

321 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33304 USA
Hotel Phone: +1 954 467 1111

Reserve Hotel Room Online
A block of sleeping rooms have been reserved for the convenience of the conference attendees, including reduced rates for U.S. government employees. Those eligible must show Government ID at hotel check in. The conference rates listed are also only available three (3) days prior and three (3) days after the conference, based on availability.

Hotel Rates

USD $175.00/per night

These rates are exclusive of applicable sales/room tax, currently 11%. Housekeeping and other gratuities will be at guest’s discretion.

All special requests, including bedding/smoking preferences, are not guaranteed, but subject to availability at the time of your arrival. The hotel will make every effort to accommodate your requests.

IEEE Summer Topicals attendees will not be charged a daily resort fee for their hotel stay; please be sure to confirm this charge has been removed upon check out from the hotel.


Check-in: 3:00pm ET
Check-out: 12:00pm ET

Parking/Car Rental

Onsite Self-Parking:
USD $39 (daily)
Valet Parking:
USD $39 (daily)

Other Transportation:
Car Rental
(located at the Westin):
Hertz: +1 954-415-8304


Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL).
Hotel direction: 6.2 miles SW.
The hotel does not provide shuttle service to FLL.

Miami International Airport (MIA).
Hotel direction: 32 miles SW.
The hotel does not provide shuttle service to MIA.

Train Stations

Amtrak Train Station
5.7 miles W from Hotel

Brightline Train Station
4 miles N from Hotel

Things to Do

The City of Fort Lauderdale boasts more than seven miles of sparkling beaches that offer residents and visitors premier opportunities for recreation, relaxation and enjoyment. The City’s award-winning wavewall and signature beachfront promenade highlight Fort Lauderdale’s world famous coastline, which is punctuated by an array of shops, restaurants, sidewalk cafes and entertainment venues.
Please be advised that there is no official third-party housing provider for 2019 Summer Topicals. Improper solicitation of hotel reservations from any company is not approved. Reservations made by unaffiliated organizations may appear to have lower rates, however they may be illegitimate, not have the rooms to sell, have unreasonable cancellation or change penalties, or be completely non-refundable. Please be aware of, and report any unauthorized solicitation to Alicia Zupeck, IEEE MCE,