Travel & Venue

Conference delegates: Don’t forget to sign up for 1 of our 3 tours scheduled for Friday, March 6th.


The Westin Book Cadillac Detroit

1114 Washington Boulevard, Detroit, MI 48226

P: (313) 442 – 1600

We’re excited to bring the 2020 Climate Leadership Conference and Awards Dinner to Detroit in March and look forward to showcasing leadership and climate success stories from around the world. Conveniently located in downtown Detroit, the conference will be hosted at the Westin Book Cadillac Detroit.

Please note: special conference rates at the Westin Book Cadillac Detroit and Element Detroit at the Metropolitan are no longer available.

Alternatively, there are many other hotels within close proximity of the conference, a few of our recommendations are listed below:

The Westin Book Cadillac is proud of its efforts toward a sustainable future, including smart HVAC, energy efficient lighting and guestroom refrigerators, waste recycling, sustainability focused purchasing standards, and waste reducing culinary practices. For more information, visit the hotel website here.


Transportation Information

Located in downtown Detroit, the Westin Book Cadillac Detroit is 20 miles from the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. Directions via car and public transportation can be found via Google Maps ➜

Our thanks to Lyft for providing a discount to CLC participants for Carbon Neutral Transportation! While you’re in Detroit March 4-6, enter the code “CLC2020” in the “Promos” section of the menu in the Lyft app and receive a discount for 25% off (up to $5) for two rides.

Transportation options from the airport include:

  • Fast Michigan Bus, Route 261 Eastbound from North Terminal at DTW. Exit at Cass & Michigan for a short 3-minute walk ($1.50)
  • Airport Taxi (app. $50, 35 minutes)
  • Uber or Lyft (app. $30-35 plus tip, 35 minutes)

More information about the Detroit Smartbus bus system, including route maps, can be found here:

Special thanks to Natural Capital Partners for lessening the emissions impact of our conference.