The conference is hosted at the Gateway Hotel and Conference Center.

Gateway Hotel & Conference Center
2100 Green Hills Drive
Ames, IA 50014

Click here for driving directions.

Hotel Amenities Include

  • Heated indoor swimming pool, sauna and whirlpool
  • Fitness facility featuring treadmills, weight machines, and ellipticals
  • Business Center with work station
  • The IowaStater Restaurant on-site with room service available
  • Down comforters and feather pillows
  • Pet friendly
  • Free wireless internet
  • Phone with voicemail
  • Coffee maker
  • Writing desk
  • Iron, ironing board and hairdryer

There is a block of rooms reserved for conference attendees. Rate per double Tower room is $119/night. Click the image below to be directly connected to the block.







When making the reservation, you will need to:

  1.      Select “Complete Reservation”
  2.      Select date of arrival and then
  3.      Select date of departure
  4.      At the bottom of the page hit “Confirm Dates of Stay”
  5.      The system will walk you through a few more questions after this point

You may also call 515-292-8600 to make a reservation.

Additional nearby accommodations include Best Western and Holiday Inn.