Our host city

Detroit, Michigan

This year we are partnering with Detroit Marriott - Renaissance Center Hotel and Huntington Place Convention Center for RailsConf 2024. Discover Detroit's diverse art scene, from iconic museums and lively street art to groovy tunes from Motown’s finest. Immerse yourself in the city's cultural legacy at Eastern Market, the vibrant hub capturing Detroit's unique spirit.


Detroit Marriott at the
Renaissance Center

400 Renaissance Drive, Detroit, Michigan, 48243

Located in downtown Detroit, this hotel is located on the RiverWalk and next to the Hart Plaza. It features stunning views of the Detroit River and Canada. The Detroit Marriott Renaissance Center is located on the Detroit "People Mover" public transportation line and just 1 mile from Detroit Comerica Park.

Conference Hall

Huntington Place

1 Washington Boulevard, Detroit, MI 48226

Huntington Place is home to unsurpassed views of the city, as it is located on the Detroit riverfront. It is within walking distance of more than 40 new businesses and restaurants. In addition to this, The People Mover and the new QLine connect visitors with other areas of the city.

Huntington Place is also home to one of the larger MoGo stations, Detroit’s newest bike share program.

Huntington Place is LEED Gold and EIC ASTM/APEX certified facility and prioritizes sustainability in all day-to-day and event operations. It is the only convention center to ever receive the US Green Buildings Council Leadership Award for Building Performance.

Getting There

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW)

Hotel distance from airport: 21.0 Miles - 21 minutes (drive)

**At this time there is no shuttle service between the airport and hotel/convention center.

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