Travel & Venue Information


The WAVE 2018 will be held in downtown Oakland, CA.This location is ideally located in walking distance to many shops, restaurants and attractions.


Oakland Convention Center | Oakland Marriott City Center

1001 Broadway

Oakland, CA 94607

Call: 1 (510) 451-4000

​​​​Register now and get The WAVE group rates

Use link this link for the discount here! (Block pricing ends July 5)

Deluxe Room Single & Doubles: $169

*   Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes, tourism assessment fees, and Oakland Tourism Business Improvement District Fees, in effect at the time of check in (subject to change).


The Bay Area has three airports: OAK (Oakland), SFO (San Francisco) and SJC (San Jose).

The Oakland airport is just 10 miles away and the closest airport by far.


We strongly encourage you to take BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit). The BART is directly accessed from both the Oakland and SFO airport.

The Marriott City Center Oakland is directly across from the Oakland City Center/12th Street BART station. (Visit for fares and schedules).


Self-Parking is available in the Marriott’s adjacent parking structure for a 20% discounted rate of $28/day (no in and out privileges) with a validated ticket.

There is also convenient discounted parking in the nearby area for as low as $8/day, check that out here