Local City & Travel Info

The Science of Tomorrow Starts Today
in Philadelphia!

The ATC Program Planning Committee, the ASTS Council, and the AST Board of Directors are excited to bring the ATC 2020 to Philadelphia, PA.  

Watch the video below to see what Philadelphia has to offer ATC attendees.


Congress Location


Pennsylvania Convention Center (PCC)
1101 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107


Philadelphia, PA


Philadelphia is a city steeped not only in the history represented by its Historic District with Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell, but also steeped in medical history – the birthplace of American medicine and home to the nation’s first medical school, first children’s hospital, first college of pharmacy, first medical library and first hospital.

The city is home to a host of medical, biotechnology, pharmaceutical, higher education, research and venture capital entities that can provide access to a deep pool of talent and partners for life sciences meetings and conventions.

We have seven medical schools, 22 nursing schools, two dental schools, three colleges of pharmacy, a veterinary school, a school of optometry, a podiatry school, allied health schools and almost 100 hospitals and more than 90 colleges and universities in our region.


Travel Information


The ATC has designated Crystal Travel Management Company as their official travel agent for the Congress. To make a flight reservation, contact Sean Kelly at Crystal Travel Management Company at 1-888-327-2862 or via email at Sean@crystal-travel.com 

To obtain the most competitive rates, please refer to the ATC meeting when making reservations.  Fare restrictions and cancellation penalties may apply to your travel.  Be sure to book your flight well in advance to receive the best rates and to have the agent advise you of any applicable restrictions.