Meeting Venue

The congress will take place at the I Hotel and Conference Center, just south of the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

I Hotel and Conference Center
1900 South First Street
Champaign, Illinois 61820 USA
Phone: +1-217-819-5000

The I Hotel offers complimentary shuttle service for its guests to and from Willard Airport (CMI), the Illinois Terminal (bus & train station), and any campus building. Please call the hotel for more information or to schedule a shuttle trip.


By Plane

Visitors to Champaign-Urbana can fly through Willard Airport (CMI) in nearby Savoy, about 10 minutes from the campus of the University of Illinois. There are several connecting flights offered daily from O'Hare Airport (ORD) in Chicago or Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) Airport, via American Airlines.

By Bus or Train

Located in the heart of downtown Champaign, Illinois Terminal offers visitors a magnificent facility through which one can access intercity bus services, local mass transit, Amtrak trains, Greyhound and taxis. Spacious waiting areas, an on-site restaurant and gift shop make in between times fly by.

Peoria Charter Coach Company also offers daily bus trips between the Chicago airports and the University of Illinois campus. They are affordable and reliable.

By Car

Champaign-Urbana is conveniently located at the crossroads of Interstates I-57, I-74, and I-72, about a 2-3 hour drive from Chicago, Indianapolis, St. Louis, and Peoria.


For more information about the Champaign-Urbana area and the University of Illinois campus, please go to