The Jared L. Cohon University Center, Carnegie Mellon University

IPCC 2014 will be held at the campus of the Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, United States. We will be meeting in the Jared L. Cohon University Center (Google Map, #30 on the campus map).

The Carnegie Mellon campus is 30 minutes away from Pittsburgh International Airport and about 15 minutes away from downtown Pittsburgh.

Free wi-fi is available in all conference meeting spaces (including the session rooms).

For directions to campus, please visit the Getting to Carnegie Mellon page.


The Wyndham Pittsburgh-University Center and the Hilton Garden Inn-Pittsburgh University Place have discount lodging available for the conference (October 12 – 15). Discount lodging is available for a limited amount of time and number of attendees, so early reservation is encouraged. For complete instructions, please see below as each hotel’s procedure differs.

Rooms with the conference rate may no longer be available at the Wyndham Pittsburgh-University Center. Other accommodations near Carnegie Mellon can be found on this page. You may also look at AirBnB for more alternatives.

Wyndham Pittsburgh – University Center

100 Lytton Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
412-682-6200 | 877-999-3223
Less than 1 mile
Google Maps link

Discount rate: $144.00/night
Parking: $20.00/day (Guests will be directed where to park when they check in, and will be provided with a lease with in/out privileges.)

How to get a discounted room:

  1. Call 412-682-6200.
  2. Inform the booking agent that you are with IPCC.


  1. Visit the Wyndham Pittsburgh – University Center homepage.
  2. Click Reservations.
  3. Fill out your room information.
  4. Click Special Rates & Codes.
  5. In the Group Code field, enter the code 10126841IPC.
  6. Click Enter.
  7. Click Find it.

Your discounted rate ($144.00) should now be applied.

Hilton Garden Inn – Pittsburgh University Place

Welcome to the Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place!
3454 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
412-683-2040 | 877-STAY-HGI (877-782-9444)
Less than 2 miles
Google Maps link

Discounted rate: $134.00
Overnight parking: $18.00

How to get a discounted room:

  1. Visit the IPCC reservation site.
  2. Follow the instructions provided within.

Shadyside Inn All Suites Hotel


5405 Fifth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
412-441-4444 | 800-767-8483
Less than 1 mile
Google Maps link

Discount rate: $133/night
Parking: Free

How to get a discounted room:

1. Visit the IPCC 2014 reservation discount site.
2. Select your desired dates and reserve.


1. Call +1 412 441 4444
2. Inform the booking agent that you are with IPCC 2014.

Local attractions

Interested in learning about Pittsburgh? Here are some useful resources:

“Pittsburgh Places” by Carnegie Mellon

Click here to learn about Pittsburgh and places to visit.

Visit Pittsburgh Website

Official Digital Visitor Guide 2013

Guide“Get your one-stop guide for everything to see and do in Pittsburgh. Places like the historic Duquesne Incline fit right in with The Andy Warhol Museum, where discovering the King of Pop Art (and native Pittsburgher) is considered a religious experience. The home of Mister Rogers Neighborhood? The place that created the first Big Mac? All right here in Pittsburgh and all yours for the viewing in the Official Visitors Guide.”

Visit Pittsburgh Website