The conference venue is the Georgia Tech Research Institute Conference Center (GTRI Conference Center), in Atlanta Georgia (see map below).
GTRI Conference Center
250 14th Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
We recommend the Courtyard Atlanta Midtown/Georgia Tech for the duration of your stay during the conference. The GTRI Conference Center is less than a 10 minute walk away. Other hotel options include:
More hotel options can be found here.
Travel from the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport
The GTRI Conference Center is a 20 minute drive from the airport via I-75 S. Lyft and Uber are readily available from all terminals at the airport. Public transport is also available from the airport to Georgia Tech or Midtown, Atlanta via the Atlanta MARTA train system, which is accessible through the domestic terminal. Take the Red or Gold Line north and exit at the Arts Center Transit Station. The GTRI Conference Center is a 13 minute walk from the station.
Atlanta is the 9th-largest metropolitan city in the United States, and thus is a major hub for academic, business, cultural, and sport activities. Indeed, it has the busiest airport in the world, and therefore it represents a major communication hub with other cities within the United States and the most important cities around the world.
Atlanta is home to some of some the major research universities in Southeastern United States, including Georgia Tech, Emory University, and Georgia State University. Additionaly, Atlanta is home to the Center for Disease Control national headquarters, enabling a continuous scientific cooperation in infection dynamics research.
Atlanta is a vibrant city, full of activities for all types of interests. You can explore many options for things to do in the area following this link.