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About the Conference Venue

Renaissance Atlanta Hotel Downtown

590 West Peachtree Street NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30308 USA
Phone: 1-404-881-6000
Fax: 1-404-815-5010

Conveniently located downtown on the edge of midtown near Atlanta's top attractions.

Direct train service from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to MARTA Subway North Avenue Station.

Hotel Directions

Rates and Reservations

A block of rooms at discounted cost has been made available for GECCO 2008 attendees at the conference hotel.

Hotel room conference rate: $159 with free inroom high-speed Internet access (usually a $12.95/day charge). Group rate.

Make a Reservation

Make a reservation online, by phone or fax. You must include the GROUP CODE for GECCO 2008 to obtain the discounted room rate.

GROUP CODE: acmacma


Phone: 1-404-881-6000
Fax: 1-404-815-5010

Deadline: Reservations must be made on or before Tuesday, June 10, 2008 in order to receive the discounted rate.

Student Housing

A block of 2-person dorm rooms at Georgia Tech has been made available for GECCO 2008 attendees. Only individuals registered for the GECCO-2008 conference are eligible to reserve these rooms.


Georgia Institute of Technology
Fulmer Dorm
West Campus
871 McMillan St NW
Building 106, campus map grid C5

Breakfast is served in Woodruff Dining Hall
Located in Woodruff Residence Hall
890 Currant Street NW
Building 116; campus map grid B4

Fulmer Dorm offers the following:

  • Traditional two-person rooms furnished with a bed (with extra-long mattress), desk, desk chair, lockable footlocker, wardrobe and dresser per resident.
  • Towels, linens and pillows provided
  • Optional Breakfast in Woodruff Dining Hall
  • Public areas: Kitchen, Lounge, Study Area, Laundry

Rates and Reservations

The rate is $41 per night per person includes tax and dorm administration fee. Optional breakfast is $7 per day. Breakfast is served in Woodruff Dining Hall.

We're sorry, but the dorm space at Georgia Tech is now full. We are unable to take any new bookings. There is no wait list.

Reservation Dates

Earliest reserved date is July 11, 2008
Last reserved date: July 15, 2008 (checkout on July 16)

Reservation Deadline

Reservations must be made on or before Wednesday, June 11, 2008.


Check in and out time and directions
PDF map

Payment Policy

Payment must be made in full at the time the reservation is made, by Visa or MasterCard.

NO refunds or cancellations.

Directions and Campus Maps

MARTA (Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority): Trains take you from the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport baggage claim to the North Avenue station. It is a 20-minute ride. Walk three blocks west on North Avenue to campus main entrance or transfer to a bus on route #13 to Tech. Fare is $1.75 one way, and exact change is required (change machines are available at MARTA stations).


If you do not specify a roommate, we will assign one to you. No single rooms are available.

ACM Policy and Terms of Use

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Terms of Use:

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