Venue & Hospitality
Welcome to the Official Attendee Housing Site for the 2nd International Conference and Exhibition on Cell & Gene Therapy, will be held in the beautiful and exciting city of Orlando-FL, USA.
Conference Dates: October 23-25, 2013
Hotel Services & Amenities
- Audio/Visual Equipment Rental.
- Business Center.
- Business Phone Service.
- Complimentary Printing Service.
- Express Mail.
- Meeting Rooms.
- Office Rental.
- Photo Copying Service.
- Secretarial Service.
- Video Conference.
- Video Messaging.
- Video Phone.
- Baggage Storage.
Driving Directions to Orlando International Airport
The Holiday Inn Orlando International Airport hotel is a Certified Green Florida Lodging, full-service hotel just 3 mi distance from Orlando International Airport. For your convenience, airport shuttles are offered 24 hours a day to anywhere within three miles of the hotel. Just minutes from downtown Orlando, our airport hotel is close to the Citrus Bowl, Amway Arena, UCF Arena and Brighthouse Stadium for the sports enthusiast.
Direction to Holiday Inn Orlando International Airport
Orlando International Airport (MCO)
From the airport take the north exit. Follow SR 436 N to the first traffic light. You will see our Orlando, FL hotel on your right.
From Interstate 4
Exit onto Beachline Expressway (SR 528) and head east. Take SR 436 (Semoran Blvd.) north to Orlando. Turn right at the first traffic light onto T.G. Lee Boulevard. The hotel is the first entrance on the right.
From Interstate 95
Exit onto Beachline Expressway (SR 528) and head west. Take SR 436 (Semoran Blvd.) north to Orlando. Turn right at the first traffic light onto T.G. Lee Boulevard. The hotel is the first entrance on the right.
From the Florida Turnpike
Exit onto Beachline Expressway (SR 528) and head east. Take SR 436 (Semoran Blvd.) north to Orlando. Turn right at the first traffic light onto T.G. Lee Boulevard. Our MCO Airport hotel is the first entrance on the right
- Head south on Jeff Fuqua Blvd 0.27 mi /0.44 KM
- Slight left onto Airport Blvd 0.28 mi/0.44 KM
- Slight right to stay on Airport Blvd 0.06 mi /0.10 KM
- Continue onto Jeff Fuqua Blvd 1.35 mi /2.16 KM
- Continue onto S Semoran Blvd 0.89 mi /1.43 KM
- Turn right onto T G Lee Blvd 0.08 mi/0.14 KM
- 5766-5798 T G Lee Blvd, Orlando 0.00 mi /0.00 KM
To Railway Station
Take Semoran North from the hotel. Make a left turn to Colonial. Make another left on to Mills.
- Station Name: Amtrak-Winter Park
- Distance: 15.0 MI/24.14 KM Southwest to Hotel
- Shuttle Charge (one way): $30.00 USD
- Taxi Charge (one way): $30.00 USD
Orlando is a city in the central region of the U.S. state of Florida. It is the county seat of Orange County, and the center of the Greater Orlando metropolitan area. According to the 2010 US Census, the city had a population of 238,300, making Orlando the 79th largest city in the United States. The Greater Orlando metropolitan area has a population of 2,134,411, making it the 26th largest metro area in the United States, the 6th largest metro area in the Southeastern United States, and the 3rd largest metro area in Florida. Orlando is the 5th largest city in Florida, and the state’s largest inland city.
Orlando is nicknamed “The City Beautiful” and its symbol is the fountain at Lake Eola. The current mayor is Buddy Dyer. The city is also sometimes nicknamed “The Theme Park Capital of the World”, as it is best known for the Walt Disney World Resort (located approximately 21 miles (34 km) southwest of Downtown Orlando in Lake Buena Vista), founded by the Walt Disney Company in 1971, the Universal Orlando Resort (which consists of two parks, Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure, as well as other attractions, including City Walk), SeaWorld, Gatorade, and Wet & Wild Water Park. With the exception of Walt Disney World, most major attractions are located along International Drive. The city’s famous attractions form the backbone of Orlando’s tourism industry, making the city the most visited American city in 2009.The city is also one of the busiest American cities for conferences and conventions. Like other major cities in the Sun Belt, Orlando grew rapidly during the 1980s and well into the first decade of the 21st century. Orlando is also home to the University of Central Florida, which is the largest university campus in the United States in terms of enrollment.
Orlando attracts over fifty one million tourists a year (about four million of them are international tourists). Its airport, the Orlando International Airport (MCO), is the 13th busiest airport in the United States, and the 29th busiest in the world. In 2010, Orlando was listed as a Gamma world-city in the World Cities Study Group’s inventory by Loughborough University.
Attractions & Landmarks
- Universal Studio .
- Walt Disney World Resort .
- Orlando Science Center.
- Orange County Regional History Center .
- Mall at Millenia.
- Altamonte Mall .
- SAK Comedy Lab.
- Enzian Theater .
- Gaylord Palms .
- Orlando Watersports Complex.
- Lake Nona.
- Mystic Dunes Golf Club .
- Florida Mall .
- Orlando Museum of Art.
- Downtown Orlando .
- Bok Tower Gardens, Orlando .
- International Drive, Orlando .