Site and Travel


8th Annual International Conference on

Engaging The Other:

The Power of Compassion


April 13-15, 2018 ~ Madison, Wisconsin, USA


Program Site

Edgewood College
Building: Predolin Humanities Center
Predolin Humanities Center - Floor Plan
1000 Edgewood College Drive

Madison, Wisconsin  53711  USA

Ph:  (608) 663-4861  or  1-800-444-4861

Campus Map
www.edgewood.edu/docs/default-source/aboutdocs/directions/campusmap.pdf

NOTE:  Directions to Main Campus in 2018  (due to construction)

Monroe Street is under construction.

There is only one lane open from Odana Road to the west (from the direction of the Beltline) all the way to Regent Street (toward Camp Randall Stadium). 

From the Beltline:
follow signs/GPS directions to Edgewood College, and allow extra time since all traffic will be moving in a single lane.

From downtown/UW Campus area: 
access campus using Jefferson Street. Follow the signs on campus at the gated entrance to the College.

 


 

Please Note:
Conference Registrations are handled directly by Common Bond Institute. 

Click on link in side menu to register.

For questions contact CBI at:
Tel: 1-269-665-9393   -or-   SOlweean@aol.com

TRAVEL:

TRAVEL INFORMATION

Air Travel:
A number of major international airline carriers serve travel to the region Amman, Jordan. Contact individual carriers or a travel agent for options.

(Chicago):

- O'hare International Airport is located 2 hours drive (136 miles) from the Edgewood College.
- Chicago Midway International Airport is located 2 1/2 hours (163 miles) from the Edgewood College.

(Milwaukee):

General Mitchell International Airport (Milwaukee) is located 1 1/2 hours (92 miles) from the Edgewood College.

(Madison):

Dane County Regional Airport is located 23 minutes (8 miles) from the Edgewood College

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Ground Transportation:

A variety of ground transportation options are available from the above airports to Madison and the college campus. We encourage you to Google search for options that meet you needs, and we offer some suggestions to start with here:

From Chicago:
www.rome2rio.com/s/Chicago-O-Hare-Airport-ORD/Madison-WI-USA

www.math.wisc.edu/~lempp/info/ground.html

From Milwaukee: 
www.wanderu.com/en/bus-tickets/us-wi/milwaukee/us-wi/madison/

www.badgerbus.com/

Local:
   Uber:  www.uber.com/cities/madison/
  
Lyft:    www.lyft.com/cities/madison-wi

(Street Map to come)

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VISA Information:

If a non-US citizen traveling from outside the country, please contact the US visa office in your country to confirm any specific requirements and applicable procedure for travel to the conference.

ACCOMMODATIONS IN MADISON:

A special conference rate of  $89  per night for a regular double room has been arranged with Radisson Hotel in Madison.
www.radisson.com/madison-hotel-wi-53719/madison

517 Grand Canyon Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53719
  Main desk:      +1 (608) 833-0100
  Reservations: +1 (800) 333-3333

 

* Please be certain to reference Edgewood College and the Engaging The Other Conference when reserving your room to get the special rate.