Honolulu, Hawai‘i October 9-12

Information about travel visas is available from the U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs. If you require a visa to travel to the United States, please apply early—processing time can be unpredictable.

Stay tuned for detailed information about transportation within Honolulu, restaurant recommendations, and more.


A special rate is available at the Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort and Spa, the venue for three of four days of conference programming. This beach-front resort is walking distance to the Welcome Reception and adjacent to Kapiolani Park and the stunning Diamond Head State Monument and crater. If you’re bringing your family, they’ll even get a free snorkeling or scuba lesson while you’re absorbed in the riveting EPIC2018 program.

Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort and Spa
2552 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Hawaii 96815 USA
800-367-5370, mention EPIC2018 to receive the conference rate before September 9

  • Rate: $195 single or double Ocean View room (kids under 17 free with adult) + $15 resort fee (includes internet, daily fitness & cultural classes, 60 minutes long distance & international phone calls, unlimited DVD rental, an introductory scuba or snorkeling lesson).
  • Reservations: 800-367-5370 (M–F 7am–4pm PST, Sat 11–6 PST), mention EPIC2018 to receive the conference rate—discount deadline September 9. The discount is not available through online reservations.