Venue and Accommodation

Venue

The conference will be hosted at:

Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
84 5th St NW
Atlanta, GA, USA 30308

Directions

Using MARTA
Take the Red or Gold train to the Midtown MARTA station. Then, catch the free Tech Trolley at the Peachtree Place station exit. We’re the first stop before the trolley enters the main Georgia Tech campus. Cross the street, go through the courtyard to enter the Center. The trolley runs every six minutes from 7:30 a.m. until 7 p.m., Monday through Friday during fall and spring semesters. For more trolley information, visit www.parking.gatech.edu, then follow the Tech Trolley link.

From the North Avenue MARTA station: Head north on West Peachtree Street until you reach Fifth Street. Turn left onto Fifth Street and go one block. Cross Spring Street at the pedestrian crossing. You will pass the Georgia Tech Hotel and retail shops to reach the courtyard. Turn left and go through the courtyard to enter the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center.

From the Atlanta Airport or south Atlanta (Interstate 75/85 north):
Take Interstate 75/85 north to the 10th/14th Street exit (Exit 250). Continue straight for .1 mile on Williams Street and turn right onto 10th Street. Travel .1 mile and turn right onto Spring Street. Travel approximately .4 miles on Spring Street to Fifth Street (Barnes & Noble at Georgia Tech Bookstore on your left and the Georgia Tech Hotel on your right), then proceed a half block farther and turn right at the next light into the parking deck. Park on the second level (blue level). From there, enter the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center.

From northeast or northwest Atlanta (Interstate 75/85 south)*: Take Interstate 75/85 south to the Techwood Drive/14th Street/10th Street exit (Exit 84 for 85 south or Exit 250 for 75 south). Turn left on 14th Street. Travel .2 mile and turn right on Spring Street. Travel about .7 mile on Spring Street to Fifth Street (Barnes & Noble at Georgia Tech Bookstore on your left and the Georgia Tech Hotel on your right), then proceed half block farther and turn right at the next light into the parking deck. Park on the second level (blue level). From there, enter the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center.
*If you are coming from north Atlanta, take Georgia 400 south to Interstate 75/85.

From east or west of Atlanta (Interstate 20): Take Interstate 20 to Interstate 75/85 north to the 10th/14th Street exit (Exit 250). Continue straight for .1 mile on Williams Street and turn right onto 10th Street. Travel .1 mile and turn right onto Spring Street. Travel approximately .4 mile on Spring Street to Fifth Street (Barnes & Noble at Georgia Tech Bookstore on your left and the Georgia Tech Hotel on your right), then proceed a half block farther and turn right at the next light into the parking deck. Park on the second level (blue level). From there, enter the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center.

Things to Do in Georgia

The conference venue is at the eastern edge of the beautiful Georgia Tech campus There are several self-guided walking routes that take you through campus to see the varied architecture and gorgeous landscaping, one of which is available here.

Some suggested points of interest in and around Atlnata are listed below. Please note that these are suggestions and do not constitute endorsements by Georgia Tech or by the Conference Organizing Committee.

Some Representative Attractions in Atlanta

Some Representative Hiking Trails in Atlanta

Some Representative Attractions and Trails in Georgia

Accommodations

Below is a list of some hotels in the area. Please note that rates will vary and are based on availability. Rooms are available at a discounted rate from the Renaissance.