Be sure to reserve your room for the ILS 2020 Conference at our conference hotel, the Hilton Garden Inn, which is in the heart of downtown Austin and steps from Austin’s legendary 6th Street Music District. The Hilton Garden Inn has given us a special
conference rate. Please use the following link to make your room reservation.
The first 80 nights reserved between 4/22/20 – 4/24/20 will be subsidized by a generous donation from the McCoy College of Business at Texas State University; the adjusted rate for the first 80 nights of reservations at the Hilton Garden Hotel in
Downtown Austin will be US $209. Adjusted fees will be realized at check-out from the hotel. We encourage you to reserve your room as soon as possible. Rooms fill up fast and we have a limited number of rooms reserved at this special rate.
Austin is the state capital of Texas, an inland city bordering the Hill Country region. Home to the University of Texas flagship campus, Austin is known for its eclectic live-music scene centered around country, blues and rock. Its many
parks and lakes are popular for hiking, biking, swimming and boating. South of the city, Formula One's Circuit of the Americas raceway has hosted the United States Grand Prix.
Getting to Austin
Most domestic and some international airlines have flights directly to Austin.
Exit the airport from Presidential Blvd. Turn left onto Hwy. 71, heading west. Travel west to IH-35 and exit north onto IH-35. Travel North and take Exit 234C (6th-12th Streets). Turn left at the first traffic light (6th Street), then
turn left at traffic light on access road. Turn right into hotel entrance before the next intersection.
By CapMetro Airport Bus
Board the $2.00 CapMetro Airport Bus from the lower level of ABIA. This bus makes stops solely from the airport straight into downtown, and does not go all around the city. Take the bus from the airport to "4th and Trinity" stop, approximately
two blocks from the hotel. The hotel is located on Interstate 35 between 5th and 6th streets.
Take Interstate-35 (IH-35) north and take Exit 234C (6th-12th Streets). Turn left at the first traffic light (6th Street), then turn left at traffic light on access road. Turn right into hotel entrance before the next intersection.
From Dallas/Ft. Worth
From Interstate-35 South (IH-35) take Exit 234B (8th-3rd Streets). Stay on access road through 6th Street, then turn into hotel entrance before the next intersection.