Lodging and Lecture Hall
The conference hall is James R. Oliver Hall. This is the CACS (Center
for Advanced Computer Studies) building, and was built in 2007.
It is right next to Girard Park.
The two conference hotels are La Quinta Inn and Suites Lafayette Oil Center
and Travelodge Lafayette, which are right next to each other. Both hotels
are an easy 15 minute walk (passing Girard Park) to the conference hall.
about them and other hotels are below. Note that since the conference
is near Commencement, rooms will likely go quickly.
La Quinta Inn and Suites Lafayette Oil Center
1015 W. Pinhook Rd
This La Quinta is an AAA three diamond hotel, and is a 15 minute walk
to the conference hall . Complimentary
breakfast is provided by this hotel.
The University rate for La Quinta is $89 plus
tax. If you tell them that it is for a conference sponsored by
the US federal government, the rate should be $83 plus tax.
1101 W. Pinhook Road
This hotel is also a 15 minute walk to the conference hall, and complimentary
breakfast is provided.
A block of 30 rooms have been reserved until April 15, 2015, for the rate
of $50 plus tax.
Note though that you may sometimes be able to get a lower rate
on your own. (So you may wish first go online or
to first ask the hotel without mentioning the
Also, the following hotels are all within a 25 minute walk to the
lecture hall (some points are missing a sidewalk but can easily be
crossed in the grass):
Fairfield Inn And Suites Lafayette South
1606 W Pinhook Road
1521 W. Pinhook Road
The Hotel Acadiana
1801 W. Pinhook Road
Please send any questions
or any of the organizers.
to conference homepage.