University of Oregon


Symposium on Host-Microbe Systems Biology: Synthesis and Selection of Host-Microbe Systems



How to Get to Eugene

Whether you choose to drive, fly, or take the train, getting to Eugene is easy. The Eugene airport is only 15 minutes from downtown Eugene. Amtrak stops in downtown Eugene and Interstate 5 intersects Eugene – Springfield, two hours south of Portland.



Eugene (EUG)
Portland International (PDX)


The AmTrak station is located at 433 Willamette Street and is only two blocks from the Hilton Eugene.


From Portland to Eugene
Reservations required


From Eugene Airport to Hilton Hotel

The Hilton provides a complimentary shuttle to and from the hotel. There is a courtesy phone for the Hilton located in the baggage claim area of the Eugene airport. You can also contact the hotel directly to arrange for pick up at (541) 342-2000 or 1-800-937-6660.



**Reservations must be made no later than Tuesday, July 14, 2015**

The symposium is being held at the Hilton Eugene Hotel.


Hilton Eugene Hotel

66 East 6th Avenue
Eugene, Oregon
USA 97401-2667
Tel: +1-541-342-2000
Tel: +1-800-937-6660
Fax: +1-541-342-6661



$118.00 USD/night + taxes (2 Queens or 1 King)


Check-in time is after 4:00 pm and check-out time is before 12:00 noon.


A limited number of rooms have been reserved for those attending the conference and staying the nights of July 31 & August 1, 2015. You may contact the hotel directly or follow the link below to reserve your room:



If you need to reserve a room outside of the conference dates, please call the hotel directly as the website will only accommodate the nights stated above. Reservations made after this date are subject to space and rate availability. Check in time is after 4:00 pm and check-out time is before 12:00 noon.


IMPORTANT: If your reservation is canceled within 3 days of arrival you will be charged one night’s room and tax. In the event you need to check out prior to your reserved check-out date an early departure fee of $75.00 will be charged to your account.


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