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[ Fees | Conference Location | Accommodations | Travel Information | Important Dates ]

Fees

Note: All amounts are in U.S. dollars.

Conference Registration Fees

$695 Standard Rate
$395 Educational Rate*
$195 Student Rate*

*Students should be prepared to show proof of full-time enrollment at an accredited school or university. To qualify for the educational rate, proof of a valid email address from an accredited institution will suffice.

The final registration deadline is October 9.

Optional Training

M101: A First Course in Mathematica
     (Wednesday): $300 Standard | $225 Educational | $125 Student
M225: Parallel Computing with Mathematica
     (Wednesday): $150 Standard | $100 Educational | $60 Student
M235: Mathematica Development using Wolfram Workbench
     (Wednesday): $150 Standard | $100 Educational | $60 Student
M215: Applied Statistical Analysis
     (Friday): $300 Standard | $225 Educational | $125 Student
M221: Introduction to Programming in Mathematica
     (Saturday): $300 Standard | $225 Educational | $125 Student


Conference Location

Hilton Garden Inn
1501 S. Neil Street
Champaign, Illinois 61820
USA
+1-217-352-9970
fax: +1-217-355-4682

Hilton Garden Inn is conveniently located across the street from Wolfram headquarters in the heart of Champaign. The campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, the Krannert Art Museum, and a variety of restaurants are easily accessible.

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


Accommodations

Hilton Garden Inn
1501 S. Neil Street
Champaign, Illinois 61820
USA
+1-217-352-9970

Hilton Garden Inn, the conference site, is conveniently located right across the street from Wolfram Research.

Hotel rooms are available at a special conference rate of US $109 per room per night. When reserving a room, make sure to mention "RSRC9" to receive this rate.

            

Homewood Suites
1417 S. Neil Street
Champaign, Illinois 61820
USA
+1-217-352-9960
fax: +1-217-352-7890

Homewood Suites is a short distance north of Wolfram Research, and is adjacent to Hilton Garden Inn.

Hotel rooms are available at a special conference rate of US $119 per room per night. When reserving a room, make sure to mention "WRS" to receive this rate, or simply use the custom booking page.


Hawthorn Suites
101 Trade Center Drive
Champaign, Illinois 61820
USA
+1-217-398-3400

Hawthorn Suites is located one block south of Hilton Garden Inn, and is adjacent to Wolfram Research.

Hotel rooms are available at a special conference rate of US $99.99 per room per night. When reserving a room, make sure to mention "WOLFRAM" to receive this rate.

 


Travel Information

Additional resources are available on our Tips for International Attendees web page.

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 conference site, to which a free shuttle is available.

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.


Important Dates

July 31 Abstract submission deadline
August 10 Acceptance notification
October 5 Conference rate deadline for hotels
October 9 Registration deadline
October 21 Optional training sessions
October 21 Opening reception and registration
October 22–24 Conference
October 23–24 Optional training sessions


Questions or Comments?

If you have any questions or comments about the International Mathematica User Conference 2009, please email them to conference-info@wolfram.com.