Joining FORCEs Conference

Joining FORCEs Against Hereditary Cancer® is an international conference designed by and for people and families affected by hereditary cancer.

Travel & Lodging

The Joining FORCEs Conference 2020 is being held at the Marriott Philadelphia Downtown at 1201 Market Street, (guest entrance at 1200 Filbert Street), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107.

All conference activities will be held on the property.



Rooms will be available through our room block at the special rate of $199 per night plus tax (single and/or double).

The hotel’s room rates are subject to a Hospitality District Levy (currently .75% of the Guest Room Rate) per room per night plus applicable state and local taxes (currently 15.5%) in effect at the time of check-out.

This rate is good for reservations made before May 26, 2020 or until the conference block sells out. 

Getting There

From the Airport

The Marriott Philadelphia Downtown is a 10 minute drive from the Philadelphia National Airport. The following ground transportation options are available:

Taxi / Car Services

Taxi fare is approximately $30 one way. For more information, visit the Philadelphia Airport Ground Transport page.


You can take the Philadelphia local transit system (SEPTA) to the hotel. Get off at the Jefferson Station which is linked to the hotel.

By Amtrak

The nearest Amtrak stop is 30th Street Station. You can take a taxi to the hotel or take the SEPTA train from 30th Street Station to Jefferson Station (linked to the hotel).


Parking is valet only. Overnight parking is $56.35 (including tax.) 


Local Attractions and Hotel Amenities 

The Marriott Philadelphia Downtown is located in Center City, just steps from the Reading Terminal Market. The Philadelphia Museum of Art, City Hall, Barnes Museum and Franklin Institute are nearby. Check out more area attractions.

The hotel includes a 24 hour complimentary health club and heated indoor pool.


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