Travel & General Information

Poster dimensions 

Maximum 4 ft x 4 ft

Airport Information

  1. Closest airport is Des Moines International Airport (DSM)

Suggested Lodging

  1. Gateway Hotel & Conference center (conference rate $119/night + tax): call the hotel directly to book at 515-292-8600
  2. Link to Best Western Plus University Park & Inn Suites (right across the street from the conference venue):

Local Dinning & Drinks

Provisions Lot F

The Cafe


Thai Kitchen

Stomping Grounds

Lockwood Cafe

Café Beaudelaire


Wasabi Ames

Pho & Tea


Great Plains Pizza

Burgies Coffee & Tea

Local things to Do

Reiman Gardens

ISU University Museums

Downtown Ames


Contact the local organizer, Dior Kelley or 515-294-2438