The NADSP Annual Conference: The Fifth One

Hotel & Transportation Information

September 6 & 7, 2019
Renaissance Cleveland Hotel
24 Public Square, Cleveland, OH 44113

Join in on all the fun, for The Fifth One! If you’re ready to #RockOnNADSP, don’t miss ‘The NADSP Annual Conference: The Fifth One’ on Friday, September 6th and Saturday, September 7th in Cleveland, Ohio - home of The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Our conference acts as the kickoff celebration for the 2019 Direct Support Recognition Week. At the conference, attendees will learn about best practices, share stories, network and gain insight to elevate the status of direct support professionals. We will also announce The John F Kennedy, Jr. Award for Direct Support Advocacy & Leadership at our cocktail hour reception.

NADSP Annual Conference:  The Fifth One


September 6 & 7, 2019 The Renaissance Cleveland 24 Public Square, Cleveland, OH 44113








Hotel Accommodations & Transportation Information 

This year’s Conference Hotel is The Renaissance Cleveland. Originally built in 1918, the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel is a local landmark. Stylish and sophisticated with architecture that reflects the area’s unique style and rich history, it’s ideally located in Downtown Cleveland near Public Square and connected to Tower City Center the hub of Downtown Cleveland’s nightlife and attractions featuring an array of boutiques, Jack Cleveland Casino, restaurants, and a movie theater. We’re excited to experience the best of Downtown Cleveland while staying in modern rooms with upscale amenities and elegant decor. Elevated in every way, the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel features vaulted ceilings, high-arched windows, a stunning marble fountain, and a magnificent Grand Ballroom that’s the perfect stage for conventions, corporate meetings, and wedding receptions.

Parking at the Renaissance Cleveland: $20 (discounted for NADSP Conference Attendees)

Booking Dates for the Conference Hotel, the Renaissance Cleveland have passed. Alternative Options at the Hyatt Regency and hotels near the Renaissance are below. 

For travel/booking purposes, please note the conference begins Friday, September 6th mid day (PRECON Attendees please note we begin at 9 AM)  and ends Saturday, September 7th at 4:30 PM.

To book a room, use the buttons below. 

Airport & Transportation

Cleveland Hopkins International Airport – CLE

  • The Conference hotel is located 13 miles from the Airport.
  • There is a Subway station that connects you from the Airport and to “Tower City” located below the Renaissance Cleveland.
  • We are pleased to partner with United Airlines for air travel to our upcoming event to offer flight dicounts between 2-5% on regular travel and 10% of Business Class.