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Summer School Location | Accommodations | Travel Information


The Advanced Mathematica Summer School will be held July 6-18, 2008 at Wolfram Research Headquarters / Homewood Suites in Champaign, Illinois. The Summer School costs US $2500. Some scholarships and educational discounts are available; please contact the Summer School organizers for more information.

Summer School Location

Homewood Suites
1417 S. Neil Street
Champaign, Illinois 61820
1-800-CALLHOME (U.S. and Canada)
+1-217-352-9960
fax: +1-217-352-7890

Homewood Suites is conveniently located right across the street from Wolfram headquarters in the heart of Champaign.

If you would like additional location information, please see the map of the area. For a map of attractions and accommodations around Champaign, visit the Champaign County Convention and Visitors Bureau website.


Accommodations

Wolfram Research has reserved a block of rooms at the following hotels. If interested in sharing a room, please email summerschool@wolfram.com. Attendees may make their own living arrangements.

Homewood Suites
1417 S. Neil Street
Champaign, Illinois 61820
1-800-CALLHOME (U.S. and Canada)
+1-217-352-9960
(Directly north of Wolfram Research)

Summer School rate: US $95 per room per night
Note: When reserving a room, make sure to mention code "ACS" to receive this rate.

            

Hilton Garden Inn
1501 S. Neil Street
Champaign, Illinois 61820
1-800-548-8690 (U.S. and Canada)
+1-217-352-9970
(Directly north of Wolfram Research)

Summer School rate: US $89 per room per night
Note: When reserving a room, make sure to mention code "MATHSS" to receive this rate.


Travel Information

Nearest Local Airport

The Champaign area is served by Willard Airport, which offers jet service. Willard Airport is located approximately 15 minutes by car from the Summer School site, and a free shuttle to the Summer School hotels is available.

Wolfram Research has arranged a 5% discount with American Airlines for conference attendees flying into Willard Airport. The discount agreement is valid for flights between July 2-22, 2008. To make a discount reservation, please call the American Airlines Meeting Services Desk at 1-800-433-1790 from anywhere in the United States or Canada, or visit the American Airlines website. International attendees need to call their local reservations number. When making a reservation, make sure to mention promotion code "A1578BK" to receive this discount rate.

Nearest International Airports

O'Hare International Airport (ORD) in Chicago, Illinois
About three hours by car from Champaign

Midway International Airport (MDW) in Chicago, Illinois
About three hours by car from Champaign

Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, Indiana
About two hours by car from Champaign
Note: Indiana is in the U.S. Eastern time zone, one hour ahead of Illinois.

Transportation to and from Nearest International Airports

Lincolnland Express offers shuttle bus service between Champaign and O'Hare International Airport, Midway Airport, and Indianapolis International Airport. Please call +1-217-352-6682 to make reservations.

Illini Shuttle offers a shuttle service to O'Hare and Midway. Call +1-217-344-6700 or 1-800-OHARE-88 to make reservations.


Questions or Comments?

If you have any questions about the Advanced Mathematica Summer School, please send email to summerschool@wolfram.com.