Funding for the event has been generously provided by grants from Lilly Endowment Inc. and the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation. Travel, hotel, and conference meals are covered for each participant. Carola Molinares at ATS will make all hotel reservations at the Omni William Penn Hotel (530 William Penn Place Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219) for a single, nonsmoking room with complimentary Internet access.
Check-in: 3 p.m.
Check-out: 12 p.m.
Please make your own travel arrangements to and from Pittsburgh.
Options from the Greater Pittsburgh International Airport:
• Taxi Service: Approximately $40
• Private Car Service: $65 – $70
Shuttle service is available 24 hours (an appointment is needed after 6 p.m.)
Shuttle reservations must be made 6 to 12 hours in advance ($25 one-way per person/$50 roundtrip per person)
Self-parking is offered in the Mellon Square parking garage located across from the hotel. Rates are: $19, Monday–Friday, 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.; $6, Monday–Friday, 4 p.m. to 5:59 a.m. (day rates start at 6 a.m.); all day Saturdays, Sundays, holidays, and weekends. There are no in/out privileges for this lot.
Valet parking is available to overnight guests ($36 per night) and includes in/out privileges.
• Day valet parking is available for non-hotel guests
• $15, 0-2 hours
• $20, 2-4 hours
• $25, 4-6 hours
Adjacent to the hotel is the “T”—Pittsburgh's Metro System (links all points of downtown Pittsburgh and Station Square)—which is free in the downtown area.
• Steel Plaza at One Mellon Center (hotel station)
• Gateway Center
• Wood Street
• Station Square