Hotel/Travel

November 7 - 9, 2017 | Innovations in Bioproducts & Bioeconomy

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CONFERENCE LOCATION:

TAPPI's IBBC and PEERS Conferences will be co-located on November 7-9, 2017 at the:

Hilton Norfolk The Main

100 East Main Street, Norfolk, VA 23510
1 -757-763-6200
themainnorfolk.com

 

Hilton Norfolk The Main Hilton Meeting Room

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

HOTEL/LODGING:

Conference attendees will be staying in the same hotel as the IBBC and PEERS Conferences and Exhibits.

Hilton Norfolk The Main

100 East Main Street, Norfolk, VA  23510
1 -757-763-6200


A block of discounted rooms for the IBBC and PEERS Conferences have been reserved for conference participants and guests.


Rates for PEERS/IBBC participants are $159* single/double occupancy.  All guest rooms are subject to a 14% plus $2.00 per room night occupancy tax.

*Nightly rate listed does not include tax or incidentals.

 

Click here to make your hotel reservation online.

Cut-off date for discounted hotel rates is October 13, 2017.

Please note:  TAPPI has negotiated complimentary internet service in all guest rooms for all attendees booked under the conference rate over the event dates of November 2-10 2017.

Please also note: As of July 31, 2017, Hilton began a 48 hour cancellation policy.  Please check with the hotel for full cancellation policy and penalties

 

Hilton Lobby Hilton Hotel Room

 

The Hilton Main is located on the corner of Main and Granby Streets, overlooking the Elizabeth River, our hotel in the center of downtown Norfolk immerses guests in the charm of the city's waterfront. Start the day with a crisp morning jog along the waterfront or watch the ships pass on the river while exploring the area's art galleries and upscale retailers. Only nine miles from Norfolk International Airport, our luxury, 23-story Hilton hotel is within walking distance to over 50 restaurants, premiere event venues, world-class museums and downtown's lively nightlife scene.

 


 

TRAVEL:

Rental Cars

Avis offers special rates to IBBC and PEERS 2017 guests. Call 1.800.831.8000 and refer to code AWD: #U226600.

Getting to Norfolk, VA

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Centrally located along the mid-Atlantic coast, with easy access from Norfolk International Airport, the Greyhound Bus Station, AMTRAK train station, and two interstate highways, as well as by boat, via the Elizabeth River and Chesapeake Bay, Norfolk is as easy to get to as it is to get around!

Driving Directions

FROM EAST:
I-64 East toward Richmond. Bypass Richmond with I-295 South (toward Norfolk/Virginia Beach). Take I-64 East to I-264 West to Exit 284A (toward Norfolk). Follow Exit 9 to Waterside Drive into downtown Norfolk.

FROM NORTH:
Interstate 95 South toward Richmond to I-295 South (toward Norfolk, Virginia Beach). Take I-64 East to I-264 West to Exit 284A (toward Norfolk). Follow Exit 9 to Waterside Drive into downtown Norfolk.

FROM WEST:
Interstate 95 South toward Richmond to I-295 South (toward Norfolk, Virginia Beach). Take I-64 East to I-264 West to Exit 284A (toward Norfolk). Follow Exit 9 to Waterside Drive into downtown Norfolk.

FROM SOUTH:
I-95 North to Route 58 East (toward Norfolk). Take Route 58 East to I-264 East (toward Norfolk). Take the Waterside Drive Exit into downtown Norfolk.

FROM THE NORFOLK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT:
Head east on Norview Ave toward Airport Parking Dep Rd (0.1 mi); Continue on Norview Ave. Take Chesapeake Blvd and Tidewater Dr to Martins Ln (6.8 mi); Continue on Martins Ln. Drive to E Main St (472 ft)

 

Plane Train Car

 

 


THINGS TO DO:

Visit the  Norfolk, VA Visitors Center Website to get detailed information about events, sites, restaurants, and other activities you can do while in Norfolk:

www.visitnorfolk.com


About Norfolk, VA


Nor-fok, or Naw-fok, no matter how you pronounce it, the experience will always be the same: fun, vibrant entertainment and culture, delicious cuisine and 144 miles of shoreline waiting to be explored! With the OV Fishing Pier. Chesapeake Bay, Atlantic ocean and countless rivers in our backyard, you are never far from the water; you can experience intense watersports, leisurely sails, or simply enjoy the view from your hotel room.

There are a variety of guided tours offered in Norfolk that offer visitors a peak at what takes place behind the scenes.  Sign up for cemetery tour at the Victorian-era Elmwood Cemetery, take a brewery, food or bicycle tour; or see the world’s largest Naval Station on a 45-minute tour conducted by Naval personnel.  We also have a variety of self-guided tours including Waterways to Freedom, the Cannonball Trail, Tales by Rail and Civil War Trails. For the adventurous set, take a breathtaking aerial helicopter tour of Norfolk