The 49th annual NeMLA convention will take place in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, April 12-15, 2018, at the Omni William Penn.
Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) is about 18 miles from the Omni William Penn. Airlines serving PIT include Delta, Southwest, United, American, and Allegiant.
Below are estimated rates for travel from PIT to the hotel (as quoted by the Omni):
The Graduate Student Caucus and the C.A.I.T.Y. Caucus are again hosting the Room and Ride Forum. Starting in Fall 2017, Caucus members who want to share the costs of traveling to or staying in Pittsburgh for the 2018 Convention may start here!
Post a thread or review others to find people who want to carpool or share a room. For those interested in reducing the cost of attending the convention, visit and join the forum at http://nemlaroomandride.freeforums.net.
Adjacent to the Omni William hotel is the light rail system, the T (Pittsburgh Metro System), which links all points of downtown Pittsburgh and Station Square. The metro is free in the downtown area, and its stops include:
At each year's convention, NeMLA sponsors activities in our local host city to show attendees all that the city has to offer, with cost of admission discounted for you thanks to NeMLA's sponsorship. To tailor choices to members' desires, please vote on the Pittsburgh activities you want NeMLA to sponsor in order to provide discounted tickets to 2018 convention attendees. Voting is open to all members and registrant convention attendees.
Voting will open in October 2017. But you can see Pittsburgh activities we are considering for sponsorship here.