Hotel Discounts and Donations:
To continue to keep the annual Seminar affordable and to maximize the donations to the programs supported by the Seminar, we ask that you staying at The Westin Galleria Houston when registering for the Seminar. The hotel will host all events surrounding the 2017 Seminar, making it the most convenient lodging. Please note that The Westin Galleria Houston is undergoing renovations and all of the rooms should be newly upgraded in time for the 2017 Seminar.
Registrants who stay at The Westin Galleria Houston for the 2017 Seminar will receive a $50 discount on registration fees. The number of Seminar registrants who stay at The Westin Galleria Houston directly increases the number of free rooms we can offer to invited student Seminar attendees.
Additionally, increased registration at The Westin Galleria Houston bolsters the donations that we can make each year. These donations further education in marine and offshore energy insurance and admiralty law, as well as entice young professionals to consider this industry as a career path. After all, these are some of the primary purposes of the Seminar.
Alternate Hotel Lodging:
If reservations at The Westin Galleria Houston are not available, please consider staying at The Westin Oaks Houston at the Galleria—a short three-minute walk from the Seminar ballroom. Both hotels are conveniently located in the Galleria entertainment complex.
For group rates, reservations must be received by September 17th and should be made using this link: www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/MRI11. Any reservation requests after this date will be confirmed at the regular room rate and on a space-available basis. Room deposits will be refunded only if cancellation is given up to 48-hours prior to guest’s arrival. Check-in time is 3 p.m.; checkout time is 1 p.m.