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Superalloy 718: Housing and Travel
October 10-13, 2010 * Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
The headquarters hotel and site for the 7th International Special Emphasis Symposium on Superalloys 718, 625, 706, and Derivatives is the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
CONFERENCE HOTEL: PITTSBURGH MARRIOTT
Discover the uptown flair of the Marriott Pittsburgh City Center! This downtown Pittsburgh hotel is located directly across from the new Consol Energy Center and is just steps from the heart of the business district.
From the minute you walk through the lobby doors, the staff is dedicated to attention to detail to make your stay a truly personal encounter. For additional hotel information contact a Marriott reservations specialist at 1-888-446-6600 or 1-412-471-4000.
The Pittsburgh Marriott City Center is only 18 miles from the Pittsburgh International Airport. This hotel does not offer shuttle service. Taxi service is available at the airport.
Directions By Car
- From the Pittsburgh International Airport, follow signs for 60 South to 279 North to Pittsburgh.
- Go through the Fort Pitt Tunnels and over the Fort Pitt Bridge
- Follow signs to 376 East Monroeville
- Take the Grant Street Exit (stay on Grant Street) make a right on 6th Avenue
- Go two lights and make a left onto Centre Avenue
- Go to the first light and make a right onto Washington Place.
- Make the very next right into the Marriott.
Forbes Magazine has once again named Pittsburgh its "Most Livable City" in its annual report released in May 2010 that looks at cost of living, unemployment rate, income growth and crime rates, among other factors. In June 2009, Pittsburgh was ranked the No. 1 city in the United States by The Economist magazine.
Pittsburgh has become a truly unique and beautiful American city. Rugged hillsides shelter a new wave of high-tech and service industries, along with pioneering health systems and universities. Befitting its reputation as one of America’s most livable cities, Pittsburgh boasts a low crime rate and abundant tax-free shopping at great prices. The city offers a wonderful combination of big-city amenities and small-town feel.
Pittsburgh offers opportunities to suit everyone’s tastes. From upscale downtown department stores to suburban shopping malls and eclectic neighborhood boutiques, visitors find plenty of places to exercise their spending power. Even more appealing to shoppers is having no sales tax on clothing and other necessities. For dining, the city’s diverse ethnic heritage inspires and influences the flavors found at a wide range of restaurants running from casual to five-star.
For more information about the city of Pittsburgh, please visit http://www.visitpittsburgh.com