Conference Venue Information

3rd Annual Conference on Teaching and Learning at CNM

Embassy Suites Albuquerque

The conference is being held at Embassy Suites Albuquerque, located near I-25 and Lomas Blvd at 1000 Woodward Place NE. 

Parking and Transportation

Parking at Embassy Suites Albuquerque is free to all conference attendees. Those arriving by car are advised to park on the north side of the building, where most conference meeting rooms are located.

Drivers exiting I-25 should proceed west on Lomas for two blocks and turn north on Woodward Place. The hotel will be on the right.

ABQ Ride's Route 11 Lomas bus serves the Lomas/Woodward Pl intersection, just south of the hotel, and the Route 5 Montgomery/Carlisle bus serves the Mountain/Woodward Pl intersection, just north of the hotel. 

Event Catering

All conference participants will be provided food and refreshments over the course of the conference day.

Supporting the opening plenary session will be a continental breakfast buffet, including sliced fresh fruit, breakfast pastries, bagels and cream cheese, fruit yogurts, and granola trail mix. Drink selections will include assorted fruit juices, 100% Columbian coffee, decaf, and specialty hot tea selections.

During the lunchtime plenary session, participants will be served one of three menu items, which participants will select when registering for the conference.  The menu choices will be:

  • Mediterranean Pasta with Chicken: penne pasta tossed with grilled chicken breast, sun-dried tomatoes, Kalamata olives, artichoke hearts sliced mushrooms, fennel, brown butter, basil pesto, parmesan and fresh herbs.
  • California Chicken Cobb Salad: grilled chicken breast served with fresh field greens, diced avocado, chopped eggs, smoked bacon, tomatoes, and bleu cheese crumbles.
  • Vegetarian Option (Mesa Verde Garden Sandwich): grilled eggplant, zucchini, roasted peppers wrapped in a tortilla with roasted pepper hummus and goat cheese.

If participants which to instead bring their own lunch, they are asked to indicate that on the registration form.

Coffee and tea will be available throughout the conference day, with soft drinks added for the afternoon.