Venue

Location: The 2019 IEEE PES General Meeting is being held at:

Hilton Atlanta

255 Courtland Street NE

Atlanta, GA 30303

Phone: + 1 404 659 2000


Accommodations

IEEE PES has negotiated a special group rate of US$195 per night for PES General Meeting attendees. This group rate is inclusive of service fees, but exclusive of taxes (currently at 16%). In additional to sales tax and occupancy tax, the Georgia State Hotel-Motel Fee of $5.00 per room per night will apply to all confirmed occupied rooms.

Internet access is included in the group rate.

Reservations must be made by 5:00 pm Eastern Time on Friday, 12 July 2019 in order to get the group rate. Once when room block is sold out, the hotel will offer rooms/rates based upon availability.

To book your room online at the group rate please click here

Hotel offers limited number of sleeping room at the government rate. Current government rate in the state of Georgia is US$152.00 plus applicable tax.

To book your room on line at the government rate please click here and select government as your guest type.

If you prefer to book your reservation by phone, please call: +1 877 214 6725

Conference attendees must reference IEEE PES General Meeting 2019 when making hotel reservations.


Parking Information

Hotel offers self and valet parking.

Self-parking rate is US$30.00 per day (space is limited)

Valet-parking rate is US$40.00 per day (space is limited)


Local Airport and Transportation Options

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)

Distance: 10 miles (approximately 12 min. drive time)

Taxis

A set fee applies between the Airport and the central business district. A special per-person rate applies for two or more passengers. Fares originating from a business and concluding at a business within downtown, Buckhead and Midtown are at a rate of $8 ($2 for each additional person).

Taxicab service at the Airport is located in the Yellow Bus aisle. For additional information, call (404) 530-3485.

Trip Fee to Downtown Atlanta is US$30.00 (US$2.00 charge for each additional person)

Share-Ride Shuttles

Shared-Ride Van Service provides transportation services to and from the Atlanta central business district: Downtown, Midtown and Buckhead. Shuttles leave every 15 minutes from the Airport from stalls 3 through 10.

Maximum trip fee to Downtown Atlanta US16.50/per person

For more information visit here.

Local Public Transportation

The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) operates Atlanta's local public transportation system.

How to Ride MARTA to and from the Airport

Location & Directions

Location & Directions to the Hilton Atlanta


Weather

View Atlanta, GA weather at accuweather.com


Atlanta, GA Tourism

A few links to Atlanta travel and tourism Web sites:


Travel Visa Information

United States citizens do not need a U.S. visa or passport for travel to Georgia. If you are not a US citizen, you may need a visa for entry into the US.

Once you register for the conference, you can download a letter indicating that you will be attending the conference.

For additional information regarding visas and/or passports, please visit http://travel.state.gov/