ICGS Conference 2022

Accommodations & Directions

The Thesis Hotel

1350 S. Dixie Highway
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Telephone: (888) 304-5055
Site: https://www.thesishotelmiami.com/ 

Accommodation details:

Two nights* (Friday and Saturday) can be directly booked online. The workshop has made a reservation at the THesis hotel for a block of rooms with the university rate of $179/night for a room with one king bed or two queen beds. The rate is valid until January 10, 2022. Please use the following link, which reflects the discounted rate, to make the reservation: https://reservations.travelclick.com/112938?groupID=3362702

*If you need extra nights, please email Dr. Emma Zhang (ezhang@bus.miami.edu) after you make the reservation using the above link.

Alternative Hotel Options

Directions & Parking

Miami Herbert Business School address is:
5250 University Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146

The Storer Auditorium is located on the ground floor of the School facing a rotunda with a fountain (opposite side of the Stanford Circle). 

DRIVING FROM THE NORTH

FROM I-95

Take I-95 South, which feeds into U.S. 1; continue south on U.S. 1 about five miles. Take a Right at Stanford Drive, crossing Ponce de Leon Blvd.  Stop at the Information Booth for visitor parking information.

FROM I-75/826

Take I-75 take 826 (Palmetto Expressway) south to Miller Drive exit. Take a Left onto Miller Road (SW 56th Street) to end of road. Take a Right onto San Amaro Drive to end. Turn Left onto Ponce de Leon Boulevard. Take a Left at third light onto Stanford Drive. Stop at the Information Booth for visitor parking information.

 FROM FLORIDA TURNPIKE

Take Florida Turnpike south to Bird Road (SW 40th Street) and exit east. Continue on Bird Road to LeJeune Road (42nd Avenue), turn right. Take a Right onto Ponce de Leon Boulevard, then right onto Stanford Drive. Stop at the Information Booth for visitor parking information.

DRIVING FROM THE SOUTH

FROM US-1

Take US 1 North through South Miami and take a left onto Stanford Drive. (Book Horizons will be on the right.)

 FROM 826

Take 826 (Palmetto Expressway) West/North, to exit Miller Drive (SW 56th Street). Take a Left onto Miller Road (SW 56th Street) and go east until the end of the road. Take a Right onto San Amaro Drive to the end of that road. Take a Left onto Ponce de Leon Boulevard and another Left at third light onto Stanford Drive. Stop at the Information Booth for visitor parking information.

DRIVING FROM MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Exit airport onto LeJeune Road south for about five miles (through downtown Coral Gables). Take a Right onto Ponce de Leon Boulevard. At Stanford Drive (just after Granada Boulevard), make a right into the University of Miami. Stop at the Information Booth for visitor parking information.

The University of Miami campus is located in Coral Gables and is easily accessible from and to the Miami International Airport. Suggested transportation methods:

  • SuperShuttle is available for approximately $11 per person and is located at the downstairs level, outside of baggage claim.
  • Taxicab fare is approximately $20 -$25 from the airport to campus.

For University of Miami visitors, either a valid UM parking pass is required between 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday - Friday or a paid meter is necessary.

Parking is available at:

  • Municipal parking meters - Please note that you will be ticketed if time expires.
  • Pavia Garage - Ask the information booth for directions to Pavia garage. You will need to purchase a parking pass from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.
     
To familiarize yourself with all the parking facilities on campus, please refer to the Coral Gables Campus map.