October 2 – 5, 2013
Raleigh Convention Center
North Carolina
Critical Transitions in Teaching and Learning

Venue Information

ISSOTL 2013 was held at the Raleigh Convention Center. The main ISSOTL hotel was the new Raleigh Marriott City Center, which is connected to the Convention Center. Additional rooms were available at the renovated Sheraton Raleigh Hotel located adjacent to the Convention Center. The deadline for securing rooms at the discounted conference rate was 11:50 PM Eastern on Monday, September 2, 2013.

Just 20 minutes away from downtown Raleigh, Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) features numerous carriers offering direct service to 37 destinations. An East Coast hub, RDU offers nearly 450 daily arrivals and departures on nine major and 16 regional carriers. International flights include London and Toronto.

For more information on Raleigh visit:

The Raleigh Visitor Center
The Greater Raleigh Visitor and Convention Bureau

Accommodations

A block of rooms have been reserved at a special rate for ISSOTL2013 at the following hotels in Raleigh:

When booking your accommodations at one of the recommended conference hotels, please be sure to use the reservation link provided below or indicate expressly that you are in town for the ISSOTL conference. Rooms must be reserved before 11:50 PM Eastern on Monday, September 2, 2013, to secure the ISSOTL 2013 discounted room rate.

The Marriott Raleigh City Center

Main Conference Hotel connected to the city's new convention center.  Conveniently located among hotels near NC State University, the NC State Fairgrounds & Capitol Building.

Hotel Address:
500 Fayetteville Street
Raleigh, NC  27601
Phone Number: (919) 833-1120

ISSOTL 2013 Group Rates:
Deluxe Guest Room – $159/night

Reservation Link: Raleigh Marriott City Center >>

General Directions to the Marriott Raleigh City Center*

From Raleigh/Durham International Airport (14 miles)

  • I-40E toward Raleigh, South Saunders Street Exit 298B toward downtown
  • Merge onto S. Saunders, 401 N
  • Continue on 401N
  • Turn right onto Lenoir Street
  • Parking Garage will be on left entrance side of the hotel off Lenoir Street
  • For valet parking continue past the parking garage entrance
  • Turn left onto Fayetteville Street

*This hotel does not provide shuttle service

 

The Sheraton Raleigh Hotel

The hotel is less than a block from the Raleigh Convention Center and just a leisurely walk from the state capitol, museums, restaurants, nightlife, and the Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts.

Hotel Address:
421 S. Salisbury Street
Raleigh, NC  27601
Phone Number: (919) 834-9900

Toll free Reservation:  1-800-325-3535 (must identify as member of ISSOTL)

ISSOTL Group rates:  $149/night

Reservation Link: ISSOTL 13 Special Rate or copy and paste the link:

https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/StarGroupsWeb/booking/reservation?id=1212194114&key=8F4F0

General Directions to the Sheraton Raleigh Hotel*

From East

  • Take Interstate 40 to Exit 298B (South Saunders Street).
  • Keep right to McDowell Street. Turn right onto Davie Street and then right onto Salisbury Street.
  • The hotel will be on the left. *Note* Please ignore the detour signs.

From South

  • Take State Highway 1 to Interstate 40 East. Proceed on I-40E and take Exit 298B (South Saunders Street).
  • Keep right to McDowell Street.
  • Turn right onto Davie Street and then right onto Salisbury Street.
  • The hotel will be on the left. *Note* Please ignore the detour signs.

From Raleigh-Durham International Airport

  • Take Interstate 40 East towards Raleigh and take Exit 298B (South Saunders Street).
  • Keep right and continue to McDowell Street and then turn right onto Davie Street.
  • Turn right onto South Salisbury Street to the hotel.

From North

  • Take State Highway 1 to Capital Boulevard. Proceed on Capital Boulevard which will become Dawson Street.
  • Turn left onto Hillsborough Street and then right onto Salisbury Street.
  • The hotel is on the left. Note: Please ignore the detour signs.

*This hotel does not provide shuttle service