Traveling to Ames
- Ames is located in the center of Iowa about 40 miles north of Des Moines, the state capital.
- Ames has a public bus service to campus called CyRide.
- If you plan to fly, the nearest airport is Des Moines International Airport (DSM).
- Ground Transportation at DSM Airport.
- If you plan to drive, Ames is at the intersection of Interstate I-35 and Highway US-30.
We have reserved a block of rooms with special rates at the following location:
Hilton Garden Inn Ames
The conference rate is $149/night, which includes breakfast. In order to secure this rate, please request a room by sending an email to
Lona Boyarski at firstname.lastname@example.org.