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MWAIS 2007 CONFERENCE
Information Technology: Transforming the Heartland

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The President Abraham Lincoln Hotel
701 East Adams
Springfield, IL 62701
Phone: (217) 544-8800
Fax: (217) 544-9607

 

The President Abraham Lincoln Hotel in Downtown Springfield will serve as the conference hotel.  The President Abraham Lincoln Hotel is located just a short distance from the following historical attractions:

·        The President Abraham Lincoln Museum, location of the Friday evening social event

·        The Old State Capitol, location where President Lincoln gave his "A house divided against itself cannot stand...” speech

·        Lincoln’s Home

·        The Lincoln-Herndon Law Office

Conference rates are $70 per night for single occupancy, $85 per night for double occupancy, plus 10% tax.  For reservations, call (217) 544-8800 or visit their website (http://www.presidentabrahamlincolnhotel.com/home.html). Reference group number is 426991 for the conference rate.  These rates are available until Monday, April 30th 2007. 

On-site parking is $6 per night for self-parking and $8 per night for valet parking.  Free wireless Internet access is available in the lobby. Guests can purchase high-speed Internet access for their rooms for $9.95 per night. A business center is also available for guests free of charge. 

Directions to the President Abraham Lincoln Hotel 

Traveling South on I-55:

1.      Exit 98B, Clearlake Avenue

2.      Go to 9th Street, then turn left

3.      Go to Adams Street, then turn right 

 

Traveling North on I-55:

1.      Exit 6th Street

2.      Go to Monroe Street, then turn right

3.      Go to 8th Street, then turn left

4.      Go to Adams Street, then turn left 

 

Traveling from Capitol Airport:

1.      Turn right onto J. David Jones Parkway

2.      Go to Monroe Street, then turn left

3.      Go to 8th Street, then turn left

4.      Go to Adams Street, then turn left. 

The hotel is located on the corner of 7th and Adams.