Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino
3667 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Online reservations: AAEM16 Room Block
Reservation deadline: January 25, 2016
Visit the hotel reservations page for more details!
Las Vegas Tourism
Visit the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority for Las Vegas tourism information!
Learn more about:
- Music Scene
- Events Calendar
Getting to Las Vegas
The closest airport to the meeting site is the McCarran International Airport. The airport is located about 5 miles south of downtown Las Vegas. For best airfare rates, make your flight reservations at least three weeks in advance of your travel.
Transportation from Airport to Hotel
Discounted shared shuttle service is available from the airport to Planet Hollywood: http://groups.supershuttle.com/aaemsa16discount.html. For best results, order this service in advance of your arrival in Las Vegas.
Super Shuttle Directions for Terminal 1: After collecting your luggage, exit the baggage claim area via Door 11 (behind Starbucks) and proceed right to the SuperShuttle ticket booth to speak with a uniformed Customer Service Representative.
Super Shuttle Directions for Terminal 3: After collecting your luggage, proceed to the SuperShuttle ticket booth to speak with a uniformed Customer Service Representative. The SuperShuttle booth is located outside of Door 53, to the right of the baggage claim.
If you're visiting Las Vegas, NV, from outside the United States, you may need a visa to enter the country. For details, visit the US State Department’s visa information website.
Quick links to the State Department website:
- Visa Information Page
- Find a U.S. Embassy
- Temporary Visitors to the U.S.
- Video: "Visit America - It's Easier Than You Think"
Getting Around Town
Learn more on the Las Vegas Tourism website.
- Car Rentals
The average price for an economy car in Vegas is around $25 to $30 per day
- Limousine Services
See Las Vegas in style for as low as $35 an hour. Options and pricing vary depending on the vehicle and services.
Free parking is abundant. Virtually every major hotel offers free valet parking (don't forget to tip!)
- Public Transportation - (Regional Transportation Commission - RTC)
Fares vary by time and location - $6/2 hours on the Strip; off-Strip $3/2 hours. and only $2 for one way trips. Buses on the Strip run 24/7.www.ridethestrip.com
Taxi fares begin with an initial charge, then a per mile charge there after; See taxi sign on back of headrest for details. Most taxis now accept cash and credit card payments.
- The Las Vegas Monorail
The Monorail travels from Sahara Ave to the MGM Grand 7 days per week from 7 a.m. - 12 a.m; Monday, Tuesday - Thursday 7 a.m. - 2 a.m. and 7 a.m. - 3 a.m. Friday-Sunday. Visit website for location stops and ticket prices. www.lvmonorail.com
- Vegas on Foot
You will still cover a lot of the city on foot. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and carry a bottle of water, especially during summer months.
Las Vegas, Nevada, is in the Pacific Standard Time Zone. Check here for the current date and time in Las Vegas.
February 17 & 18
February 18, 8:00am-12:00pm
EMPA Fellowship Challenge Bowl
February 18, 12:45pm
Opening Remarks of the
22nd Annual Scientific Assembly
February 18, 1:45pm-3:45pm
State of the Academy, Town Hall & Candidates' Forum
2016 Board of Directors Elections
February 18, 6:00pm-7:00pm
Opening Reception - Exhibit Hall
Open Mic Sessions - Learn more
February 19, 6:00pm-8:00pm
Career Connections Fair - Learn more