Hotel

The 2017 INFORMS Annual Meeting will be held at the George R. Brown Convention Center and Hilton Americas-Houston Hotel. All tracks will be held at the Convention Center, while most special events will be held at the Hilton.

The George R. Brown Convention Center is located at:
1001 Avenida de las Americas
Houston, Texas 77010
More information about the Center can be found here.

Download Invitation and Visa Information here.

Update

The host hotels are all SOLD OUT at the INFORMS group rates. We recommend checking with the host hotels first and then visiting one of the hotel information sites below to search for and secure a room reservation. 
www.travelocity.com
www.expedia.com
www.trivago.com
www.hotels.com
www.booking.com

Important Dates

August 1
Poster Competition Submission Deadline
September 1
Poster Submission Deadline
September 8
ALL SPEAKERS MUST BE REGISTERED
September 21
Hotel Rate Cut Off Date
September 29
Early Registration Deadline
October 6
Refund/Cancellation Deadline

Next to Convention Center:

Marriott Marquis Houston
1777 Walker St
Houston, TX 77010

Room Rate: $229 single/ double occupancy

Make a Reservation.

Hotel Policies
Check-In Time: 4:00 pm
Check-Out Time: 12:00 pm
Cancel Policy: Rooms cancelled inside of 24 hours of scheduled arrival will incur a fee equal to one night’s room & tax charged to credit card on file.

Additional Hotel

DoubleTree by Hilton Houston Downtown
400 Dallas Street
Houston, TX 77002

Room Rate: $205 single/ double occupancy

Make a Reservation.

Hotel Policies
Check-In Time: 3:00 pm
Check-Out Time: 12:00 pm
Cancel Policy: Cancellations made after 4:00 pm (CST), 24 hours prior to arrival will forfeit one night’s room and tax.

 

 

HOST HOTEL:

Hilton Americas-Houston
1600 Lamar St
Houston, Texas 77010

Conveniently located in the heart of downtown Houston, Hilton Americas-Houston is connected to the George R. Brown Convention Center via two indoor skywalks. This hotel is just steps away from a range of attractions such as Discovery Green Park, Toyota Center, BBVA Compass Stadium and Minute Maid Park. Looking for fun for the whole family? GreenStreet premier dining and entertainment center is also close by.

A limited number of rooms have been blocked at the special INFORMS group rate. We anticipate that rooms will sell quickly and advise you to make reservations early, well before the cut-off date of September 21, 2017.

Room Rate: $218 single/ double occupancy

Make a Reservation.

Hotel Policies
Check-In Time: 3:00 pm. Please Note – Early arrival charge of $25.00 will be assessed for any arrivals prior to 3:00 pm and are based upon availability.
Check-Out Time: 12:00 pm
Cancel Policy: A one night room and tax deposit is required at the time of booking with this reservation. Cancellations made within 72 hours of arrival will forfeit one night’s room and tax.

Room Share Information

Email the following information to liz.hood@informs.org:
Your full name
Organization
Gender (male or female)
Dates of reservation

Periodically, we will email the list to all individuals who have signed up. It is the user’s responsibility to then contact others on the list to determine compatibility for room sharing and make all necessary arrangements, including hotel reservations. INFORMS is providing this service solely as a service to meeting attendees and is not responsible for information provided. INFORMS disclaims all liability arising out of participants’ use of the list, including, but not limited to, theft, injury and room charges/expenses. INFORMS makes no representations regarding the truthfulness of the information appearing on the list or regarding the users of the list.