The conference hotel is the Hilton Garden Inn, 1307 E Market St., Akron, OH. Please contact the hotel directly at 330-733-2900, and mention “University of Akron – State of the Parties” (Code: UOFA) to get the conference rate of $105 plus tax.

Reservations may also be made online here.

The reservation deadline is October 18, 2017. Reservations made after this date are based on availability.


Two major airports serve the Akron area:

Akron/Canton Airport (CAK)

Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE)

Shuttles can be picked up from Akron/Canton Airport to the Hilton Garden Inn.