Conference Venue

The 2018 Wallace Research Symposium will be held at the Mt. Washington Conference Center in Baltimore, Maryland. Mt. Washington is located only a few miles from Johns Hopkins University and an hour from Washington, DC.


The conference center is accessible from the following airports:

The cost of a taxi from BWI to the conference center is about $60. The Super Shuttle or Airport Shuttle from BWI to the conference center is about $25 one way (prices are correct as of July 2017).


  • Mt. Washington Conference Center Hotel:
  • Radisson at Cross Keys
    • 5100 Falls Road, Baltimore, MD 21210
    • Map and directions
    • Visit Under Modify Search Select the dates you are checking in and checking out and click More Search Options. In the Promotional Code box, enter SYMPOS. Click Search Again. Select the hotel (only your group’s name should appear) by selecting Book Now. A Room Options screen will appear. At the bottom of the page, select the bed type that you are requesting. You are then prompted to the reservation profile screen to input contact and payment information. You may also call Reservations: 1-800-333-3333 and say you are making a reservation for The Wallace Symposium & the dates you will be staying at the hotel.

The Wallace Research Symposium is co-hosted by:

  • Belin-Blank Center, University of Iowa
  • Center for Talented Youth, Johns Hopkins University
  • Study of Mathematically Precocious Youth, Vanderbilt University

Located on:

  • The Mt. Washington Campus of the Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth, Baltimore, MD.