CSTE Annual Conference

Seattle, Washington

Host City

The Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists will hold its annual conference in Seattle, Washington. Learn more about everything Seattle has to offer at https://www.visitseattle.org/


Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA), also nicknamed “Sea-Tac” is located approximately 15 miles from downtown Seattle. Learn more about the airport, servicing airlines, flights and security at https://www.portseattle.org/sea-tac.

Ground Transportation

Seattle has a variety of transportation options, learn more at https://www.visitseattle.org/visitor-information/getting-around/.

Airport Shuttle

Hotels in the group block do not provide complimentary shuttle service to and from the airport. Sea-Tac Airport has light rail, taxis, rideshare and shuttles available. Shared shuttle service is available to and from the airport with an average one-way rate of $26.00 per person. Advanced reservations are recommended for shuttle service.

Light Rail

Light rail is $3.00 to get downtown and takes about 38 minutes.


The estimated cost of a taxi ride from the airport to downtown is approximately $39.00 one-way rate depending on distance to hotel.

Meeting Location and Hotels

Most conference sessions will be held at the Hyatt Regency Seattle with a few evening events at the Hyatt at Olive 8. Suggested attire is business casual for all conference activities. We strongly suggest bringing a light sweater or jacket with you to the conference.

Hyatt Regency Seattle (Host Hotel)
808 Howell Street
Seattle, WA 98101

Hyatt at Olive 8 (Directly across the street from Host Hotel)
1635 8th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101


In June, average high temperatures in the mid-70s. Meeting rooms are air conditioned and layered clothing, such as a sweater or jacket, is recommended.