Conference Hotels:

The conference has blocks at two hotels. Please call to book at the conference rate before Wednesday September 23rd. (Hampton Inn deadline has been extended to September 29th)

The Blackwell

2110 Tuttle Park Pl
OH 43210

Phone: +1 614 247 4000

Room rate: $135.00

Group booking code: MWDS

Advantages: The best hotel in Columbus according to Tripadvisor. On campus. Ten minute walk to math department. Complimentary airport shuttle (pre-booking required). Note: breakfast and parking are not included. This will likely be a popular choice so please book early to avoid disappointment.

Hampton Inn Columbus University Area

3160 Olentangy River Road
OH 43202

Phone: +1 614 268 8700

Room rate: $119.00

Group booking code: MWD

Advantages: Another very nice hotel at a lower room rate. Breakfast and Parking included. Campus is reached by a complimentary shuttle bus, or forty-five minute walk.


Getting to Columbus:

For travel plans, the first talk will be at 3pm on the Friday (preceded by refreshments at 2pm). The conference will finish by 1pm on the Sunday.

By plane:

Columbus airport has direct flights to most US domestic hubs (e.g. Chicago,  Newark, Dulles, Philadelphia, Boston, Houston, Atlanta, Detroit, Denver, Los Angeles). To reach the university from the airport there are two choices:

1) If you are staying at the Blackwell, you can arrange with the hotel in advance a complimentary airport shuttle service

2) Taxi: costs less than $20

By car:

Columbus is conveniently located at the intersection of I-70 and I-71, making it convenient to access by car from all over the region.

By bus:

Megabus operate routes to cities including Indianapolis, Cincinnati and Chicago.