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6th PhD Symposium

Symposium Photo Gallery

Welcome to 6th FPNI Ph.D Symposium Website

History of the Symposium

Location of the Symposium

List of accommodations

Ladies' Program for spouse/children of participants

Important Dates regarding the symposium

Program schedule & etc

Templates/Guidelines for paper/poster

Symposium Organizers

Contact us


Please make your reservations for June 16th and 17th in West Lafayette (Purdue campus), and in Chicago for June 18th via phone, fax, or internet using the links below.

[Campus Residence Housing]     [Hotels (West Lafayette)]     [Hotels (Chicago)]
Residence Housing - on Purdue Campus
Reservation for the Residence Housing "First Tower" and "Hillenbrand" below can be made by submitting the Residence Housing Reservation Form via e-mail or Fax: (765) 494-0925.
First Tower
(765) 494-0200
1250 First Street,
West Lafayette, IN 47906

50 Single w/ Bath -
(765) 494-0325
1301 Third Street,
West Lafayette, IN 47906

60 spaces
2 People per Room
4 People per Suite

*Please note that the dorm rooms (First Tower, Hillenbrand) cannot be shared by different gender.
Roommates with only SAME GENDER are allowed

Hotels at & near Purdue (West Lafayette)
Purdue Union Club Hotel
(765) 494-8900
101 N Grant St,
West Lafayette, IN 47906

70 Rooms Starting on June 14th
Holiday Inn
(877) 863-4780
515 South St,
Lafayette, IN 47901

40 Rooms Available
Hilton Garden Inn
(765) 743-2100
356 East State Street,
West Lafayette, IN 47906

40 Rooms Available
University Plaza Inn
(765) 463-5511
3001 Northwestern Ave,
Lafayette, IN 47906

40 Rooms Available

Hotels in Chicago
Please note that the symposium program includes a Dinner Boat Tour of Lake Michigan in Chicago on Friday Night (June 18th). Transportation to Chicago from West Lafayette is included in the symposium program.
Listed hotels below are all close to Navy Pier (Place of Depature for the Dinner Boat).

*Block of rooms has been pre-reserved at promotional rate @ W Hotel.
Please use this link for reservation.
(Please also note that the FPNI & Young FPNI Meeting on Saturday is held @ W Hotel.)
The W Hotel - Lakeshore Chicago
(312) 943-9200
644 North Lake Shore Drive,
Chicago, IL 60611

*Promotional Rate Available
Fairfield Inn and Suites, Chicago
(312) 787-3777
216 East Ontario,
Chicago, IL 60611
Doubletree Hotel Chicago Magnificent Mile
(312) 787-6100
300 E. Ohio Street,
Chicago, IL 60611
Courtyard Magnificent Mile Downtown Chicago
(312) 573-0800
165 E. Ontario Street,
Chicago, IL 60611
Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Lakefront
(888) 903-8884
511 N. Columbus Drive,
Chicago, IL 60611
Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers
(312) 464-1000
301 East North Water Street,
Chicago, IL 60611

**If you plan to stay in a different hotel, please be aware that only the listed hotels
above will be in the loop of the Chicago tour bus of the program. You will be responsible for your own ride.
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