Info on Lodging and Logisticsm


The conference will be held at the Park Vista Hotel in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Reservations can be made by calling 1-800-421-7275 or on the web at . Please mention that you are with the "PDE's on the Sphere Meeting". Further information about the hotel and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is available from the Park Vista web site.


Transportation from the Knoxville airport (McGhee-Tyson) is available from two limo services or by rental car. Gatlinburg is approximately 1 hours drive from the airport. The Executive Sedan and Limousine Service can be reached at 800-432-7923 or FAX 423-966-0632. The one way rate for one person is $45. If you can arrange your travel to share the limo service, rates are $25 per person. The Airport Express Shuttle runs a van to Gatlinburg every two hours between 5am and 7pm. One way fare is $50. This service can be reached at 800-287-5934 or 423-522-8108.