47th ALEC Annual Meeting

July 15-23, 2020


The 47th ALEC Annual Meeting is going virtual!

All reservations in the ALEC rooming block at the JW Marriott Grande Lakes, Orlando, FL have been cancelled.

If you are still planning to travel to Florida and would like to make a new reservation at the hotel, please visit the hotel website.

Questions? Please contact Gwen Hodge.


The 47th ALEC Annual Meeting is going virtual!

If you are still traveling to Orlando, please see below for helpful transportation information. 

Transportation to JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes

The JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes is accessible to the Orlando International Airport (MCO) via car, taxi, and other ride sharing services, it is located 10 miles away (approximately 15 minutes). A full list of transportation services offered at MCO is available on their website.

Car Service:

  • Taxi Service – Taxi rides cost around $50.00 from the airport to the downtown area of Orlando. Taxis may carry up to 9 passengers, and charge the same rate regardless of the number of passengers. All taxicabs picking up at the Airport are regulated by the City of Orlando’s Vehicle-for-Hire ordinance which requires fares to be determined by a taximeter.
  • Limo Service – A list of preferred limousine partners of the Austin International Airport can be found here.
  • Ride Sharing – Trips ranging from $20-35(UberX). All Transportation Network Companies (ride sharing providers such as UberLyft and Wingz) may pick-up passengers at the ends of the Arrivals curb (Level 2).
  • Mears Shuttle Service –  $20 (one way); reservation required
  • Valet and Self-Parking at the JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes– self-parking is $30, valet parking is $40.

Getting Around Orlando

The JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes is located just a few miles from downtown Orlando, Disney parks, Universal Studios, and so many more exciting attractions.

  • Car rental – The JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes provides car rental for a fee. Please contact the hotel for further details at (407) 206-2300.
  • Hotel shuttle – Allow the hotel shuttle to transport you to Universal Studios, Walt Disney World and more. Please contact the hotel to reserve at (407) 206-2300; reservations must be made at least 24 hours in advance.

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