Travel

Travel


This year’s User Group Meeting will be hosted by the iRODS Consortium and held in Durham, NC.

Event Venue



Durham Convention Center


301 West Morgan Street
Durham, NC 27701
www.durhamconventioncenter.com

Map


UGM venue and hotels:

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Conference Hotels


 ATTENTION: Rates listed below expire on May 4/5.
Aloft Durham Downtown


345 Blackwell St.
Durham, NC 27701
Phone: +1 919-402-5656

$129 per night
Block available: June 4-8, 2018
Last day to book: May 4, 2018, 5pm
Amenities: Free wifi, outdoor pool, fitness facility

Hotel Link: http://www.aloftdurhamdowntown.com/...
Booking Link: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/...
Unscripted Durham Hotel


202 N. Corcoran St.
Durham, NC 27701
Phone: +1 984-329-9500 (M-F 9am-5pm) - Designate this is for the iRODS User Group Meeting group block

$130 per night
Block available: June 4-8, 2018
Last day to book: May 4, 2018
Amenities: Complimentary parking; Complimentary wireless internet; Complimentary welcome drink; 15% off food and beverage

Booking Email: jatendido@unscriptedhotels.com
Hotel Link: http://www.unscriptedhotels.com/
Booking Link: https://gc.synxis.com/...
Residence Inn Durham McPherson/Duke University Medical Center Area


1108 W. Main St.
Durham, NC 27701
Phone: You can make reservations over the phone with Katharyn Orange at her direct line +1 919-680-4647 OR use the link below. Designate that it is for the hotel block for the iRODS User Group Meeting.

$139 per night
Block available: June 2-8, 2018
Last day to book: May 5, 2018
Amenities: Rooms are apartment-style suites including a kitchen, living area, bedroom, bathroom; Kitchen includes full-size refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher, stove, coffee maker, pots/pans/dishes/silverware, etc.; Free wi-fi; Fitness center; Indoor heated pool; Free hot breakfast buffet; Free parking; Coffee in lobby; coffee / tea in room

Hotel Link: http://www.marriott.com/...
Booking Link: http://www.marriott.com/...
21c Museum Hotel Durham


111 N. Corcoran St.
Durham, NC 27701
Phone: +1 919-956-6700 - Designate this is for the iRODS Consortium 2018 User Group Meeting

$149 per night
Block available: June 4-8, 2018
Last day to book: May 4, 2018
Amenities: Free wifi, Free sprinter van (within 5 mile radius of hotel)

Hotel Link: https://www.21cmuseumhotels.com/...
Booking Link: https://gc.synxis.com/...
The Durham Hotel


315 E. Chapel Hill St.
Durham, NC 27701
Phone: +1 919-768-8830 - Request a reservation under the iRODS User Group conference block

$159 per night
Block available: June 4-8, 2018
Last day to book: May 4, 2018, 5pm
Amenities: Located in the heart of Downtown; around the corner from the convention center; Meaningful local collaborations including Raleigh Denim, Burt’s Bees, Counter Culture Coffee, and many more…; Rooftop Lounge and Restaurant by Chef Andrea Reusing; Coffee Shop serving locally roasted Counter Culture Coffee; Complimentary farmer’s market continental breakfast daily; Complimentary evening turndown service; Complimentary in-room bottled water & Burt’s Bees welcome gift; Complimentary 100mb fiber internet connection & wireless access

Hotel Link: http://thedurham.com/
Booking Link: http://usdur.webhotel.microsdc.us/...
Durham Marriott City Center


201 Foster St.
Durham, NC 27701
Phone: +1 800-228-9290 OR +1 919-768-6000

$169 per night
Block available: June 4-8, 2018
Last day to book: May 5, 2018
Amenities: Hotel is connected to UGM venue / Durham Convention Center; Free wifi in lobby and public areas; Coffee in lobby / coffee & tea in room; Fitness center

Hotel Link: http://www.marriott.com/...
Booking Link: http://www.marriott.com/...

Transportation in Durham


Visa Information


Review your visa status and what may be necessary for you to travel to the U.S. well in advance of the conference.

If you need information from the iRODS Consortium to complete your paperwork, email ugmregistration@irods.org.