BOOKING YOUR HOTEL ROOM FOR THE 2011 PES GENERAL MEETING
Marriott Renaissance The 2011 PES General Meeting will be held in the exceptional facilities of the Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan USA. The centerpiece of the "RenCen" is the Detroit Marriott Hotel, where a sleeping room block was secured for attendees of the 2011 GM. The room block closed 30 June, though there are still rooms available for some nights of the meeting at the hotel's prevailing rate. To check room availability and reserve your room at the Marriott Renaissance, the General Meeting's on-site hotel, visit their registration site on-line at https://www.marriott.com/reservation/rateListMenu.mi
If you have difficulties, or wish to make reservations via phone, call the Marriott Reservation Center directly at 1-800-352-0831 or 313-568-8000. When calling, please refer to the IEEE PES General Meeting. International calls: The Marriott's 800 number is internationally accessible. Be sure to dial the US country code before dialing the 800 number or the local number.
Other Hotels: If you cannot obtain a reservation at the Marriott, the Local Organizing Committee suggests checking with one of the following hotels. There are no PES rates available at these hotels and the LOC does not know if rooms are available. These hotels are within a reasonable walking distance of a People Mover stop to help make getting to and from the meetings a little easier.
Courtyard by Marriott. Connected to the Renaissance Center via a pedestrian skybridge and has a People Mover stop.
Atheneum Suite Hotel. In the Greektown district right across the street from the Greektown Casino. Both are just 2 People Mover stops away from the meeting site.
Greektown Casino Hotel. In the Greektown district right across the street from the Atheneum Hotel (plus it has a casino). Both are just 2 People Mover stops away from the meeting site.
Hilton Garden Inn. This brand-new hotel is just a few blocks from the Cadillac Center People Mover station.
Westin Book Cadillac Hotel. This historic hotel is on the National Register of Historic Places. It has been completely renovated and is only a block and half from the Michigan People Mover stop. This is a world-class hotel.
Holiday Inn Express. Right across the street from the Westin Book Cadillac and only a block and a half from the Michigan People Mover stop.
VisitDetroit.com A listing of places to stay provided by the Detroit tourism bureau.