Accommodations & Travel
The Crowne Plaza is the conference hotel, and a block of rooms has been scheduled at a discounted rate of $130 USD for a room with two double beds and $145 for a room with a king bed. The room block is available from April 2 to April 10. If you would like to schedule a room for different dates (earlier/later) please contact IPSERA2020@ipsera.com.
For travelers who are flying, McGhee Tyson airport (TYS) is located 13 miles from downtown Knoxville and the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Six major airlines (Allegiant, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier and United) fly in and out of TYS. More than 120 arrivals and departures each day provide more than 4,000 available seats.
TYS has direct, nonstop flights to and from nearly every major U.S. airline hub plus several other cities, including:
Destin / Fort Walton
New York (LaGuardia and Newark)
Tampa Bay / St. Petersburg
Washington, D.C. (Dulles and Reagan National).
Located at the intersection of U.S. interstates I-75 and I-40, Knoxville is a major driving destination. It is less than 300 miles from Atlanta, Birmingham, Charlotte, Cincinnati and Nashville.
Traveling to and from Knoxville’s McGhee-Tyson Airport can be done via Uber, Lyft, taxi or charter services. The airport is 13 miles from the UT campus and downtown Knoxville.