The symposium will be held in the Odum School of Ecology on the campus of the University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA.
The closest major airport to Athens is Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta, GA. The airport offers a large number of non-stop flights to and from communities around the US and the world and is located approximately 80 miles from the UGA campus.
Shuttle transportation from Hartsfield-Jackson to UGA is available through Groome Transportation (http://athens.groometransportation.com/). There are 23 daily round-trips, costing $78 round-trip. Reservations can be made at the above website, or by calling 706-612-1155.
There are also many rental car agencies located at the airport. The drive from Atlanta to Athens is approximately 1.5 hours.
Parking on the Saturday of the event will be available for free in Lot S7, in front of the Ecology Building. Parking is also available on campus for a small fee in the South Parking Deck, located adjacent to the Georgia Center Hotel. Fees are paid directly to the attendant.
The University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel is located on the UGA campus, a short walk from the Ecology building. To get the conference rate, use event code 89355 when booking by phone or online.
Other hotels within walking distance include the Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, and Hotel Indigo.
For assistance regarding travel plans, accommodations, etc, please contact the CEID administration at (706)583-5538, or by email at CEID.firstname.lastname@example.org.