Venue: Pyle Center

With more than 135,000 square feet of meeting space on the shores of Lake Mendota, Pyle Center is more than your typical conference center – it’s where the Wisconsin Idea comes to life. 

The Pyle Center has earned a stellar reputation for first-rate meeting and lodging facilities, event planning and registration services, distance communication technologies, as well as wonderful catering.

Address: 702 Langdon St, Madison, WI 53706
Phone: (608) 262-1122

Airport

The two closest airports are Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) and Madison’s local airport Dane County Regional Airport (MSN).

Flights that arrive at Chicago ORD airport are usually cheaper than those that arrive at local MSN airport. Bus Coach USA can take you directly to campus with destination Campus @ Langdon and Park. The bus ride will take about 3 hours, and the round trip ticket is $60.

Dane County Regional Airport (airport code MSN) is located minutes from downtown Madison. After landing, you could take Uber or Lyft.
The ride will cost about $15 – $25.

Transportation

Parking is limited on campus and throughout the city. We recommend utilizing public transportation or walking on foot. The Metro Transit system services the city, offering several route options. Route 80 runs through the campus and is free for all riders. Other routes run to locations of interest, but do have a rider fee. Uber(faster response) and Lyft rides are always available across campus and the city.

Hotel

Fluno Center

The Fluno Center located on the UW-Madison campus and in the heart of the bustling downtown and cultural center of Madison, WI, the Fluno Center is a full-service event destination and conference center with well-appointed guest rooms.

  • Single bed room rate: $169 / Double bed room rate: $179
  • To book a room, please call the Fluno Center and mention you are with the ICQE
  • Address: 601 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53715
  • Phone: (877) 773-5866 / (608) 441-711
Hampton Inn & Suites Madison/Downtown

The Hampton Inn & Suites Madison/Downtown is located in the heart of downtown Madison and is adjacent to the University of Wisconsin. Within walking distance of shops, galleries, restaurants and nightlife, stay here and enjoy easy access to all that Madison has to offer.