For Drivers: You will receive a parking pass with your conference materials.  The pass must be displayed on the car dashboard throughout the conference.  

There is no public transportation between the Atlanta airport and Carrollton, Georgia.  Those arriving at the Atlanta airport may rent a car. Taxis and commercial shuttles between the airport and Carrollton may cost approximately $130.00 each way.  For commercial transportation, please scroll to the bottom of this page.

Rental Cars

All major rental car agencies are available at the Atlanta airport.  The University of West Georgia in Carrollton is an easy drive of approximately 45-60 minutes from the Atlanta airport.  See the 'Directions' link on the conference home page for directions. Please consult our Facebook page to organize ride-sharing with fellow conference participants: https://www.facebook. com/groups/149602301733671/

Shuttle between the Holiday Inn Express and Courtyard by Marriott and the University of West Georgia campus

Thursday, September 22: 4:30 pm and 4:45 pm pick up at Holiday Inn Express and the Courtyard by Marriott, respectively, to UWG Campus Center; the shuttle will return to the hotels following the Thursday evening events at 7 pm.

Friday, September 23: 8:00 am and 8:15 am pick up at Holiday Inn Express and  the Courtyard by Marriott to UWG Campus Center; 8:00 pm to hotels. 

Saturday, September 24: 8:15 am and 8:30 am pick up at Holiday Inn Express and the  Courtyard by Marriott to UWG Campus Center; 12:45 pm to hotels

Commercial Transportation

Airport Metro Shuttle, P.O. Box 45731, Atlanta, GA 30320, Phone (404) 766-6666, provides one-way or round trip transportation between the Atlanta airport and Carrollton.  Advance reservations advised.