Venue & Hospitality

DoubleTree by Hilton Philadelphia Airport, 4509 Island Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19153, USA.

Conference Dates: September 17-18, 2018

Hotel Services & Amenities

  • Audio/Visual Equipment Rental.
  • Business Center.
  • Business Phone Service.
  • Complimentary Printing Service.
  • Express Mail.
  • Fax.
  • Meeting Rooms.
  • Office Rental.
  • Photo Copying Service.
  • Secretarial Service.
  • Telex.
  • Typewriter.
  • Video Conference.
  • Video Messaging.
  • Video Phone.
  • ATM.
  • Baggage Storage.

Venue Hotel

Venue Hotel

Transportation

Philadelphia International Airport Directions Follow I-95 North to exit #13 (Valley Forge / Island Avenue). Follow signs to Island Ave. At the base of the exit ramp, merge left before traffic light (Island Ave.). Turn left onto Island Ave. and the Hotel is on the left. Distance from Hotel: 1 mi. Drive Time: 3 min. TYPE TYPICAL MINIMUM CHARGE Limousine 25.00 USD Taxi 10.00 USD

Route Map

About City

Philadelphia is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States.

Once the original capital of America , Philadelphia has a history enriched with culture, history and symbolism. The city is a melting pot of races, traditions and immigrant cultures and also possesses amenities that only the cities own heritage can provide. It is the home to the Liberty Bell and the Declaration of Independence, both tributes to the city's revolution. Widely known as Philly, but formerly known as the City of Philadelphia, it is the largest city in the state of Pennsylvania. It is also called the City of Brotherly Love '. It holds the following statistics, it is the sixth most populous city in the US , the fifth largest city area by population in the US , the US 's fourth largest consumer media market and ranks 49 th as the most populous city in the world. There are nearly 1.5 million people in the city alone.

The Center for Childhood Cancer Research was established in 2007 as a new Center of Emphasis at the CHOP Research Institute and represents a highly integrated basic, translational and clinical research environment dedicated to eradicating the pain and suffering caused by cancer in children.