Conference Location

Palmer Commons
University of Michigan
100 Washtenaw Ave
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
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Parking and Transportation
On-site parking is available at the Palmer Drive Parking Structure just off of Washtenaw Ave. on Palmer Drive. The parking structure has 2 entrances on left side of Palmer Drive: First is for UM faculty and staff, second is for visitors, UM faculty and staff (100 yards further on Palmer Drive). Full set of directions
Visitors are encouraged to walk, bike, or take advantage of the great transit services offered by the Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority:


Hotel blocks are in place for:
Thursday, October 6,
Friday, October 7
Saturday, October 8

Holiday Inn – Ann Arbor
Address:  3600 Plymouth Road Ann Arbor, Michigan, 48105
Phone: (734) 769-9800
Hotel Rate $108.00
Reservations at the group rate will be accepted until September 15, 2016. Any additional reservations received after this date will be subjected to available space and prevailing rates. Use “micities 2016” as the group when calling to make a reservation.

The Kensington Hotel – Ann Arbor
Address: 3500 S State St, Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Phone: (734) 761-7800
Hotel Rate: $159.00
Individuals must call the hotel at (734) 761-7800 or 1-800-344-7829 to place their reservation on or before September 7, 2016.  Individuals will need to let the reservationist know that they are with the #micities conference.