Location & Travel




Conference Location
The Camby
2401 E Camelback Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85016

A special discounted room rate is available for conference attendees. To secure your room at the discounted rate, we recommend making your reservation by February 8, 2018.

Reserve your room at the official conference hotel and location, The Camby.

Use code CGICGIA to receive the conference discount.


Reservations can also be made by phone at 602-468-0700.

Looking for a conference roommate? Contact info@cummingsinstitute.com for roommate matching assistance.


Located within Phoenix and near Scottsdale, AZ, The Camby Hotel's location makes it easy to get to and from each area airport.

Area Airports

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport - PHX
Airport Phone: +1 602 273 3300
Hotel direction: 7.6 miles NW

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport - AZA
Airport Phone: +1 480 988 7600
Hotel direction: 35.2 miles NW

Scottsdale Municipal Airport - SCF
Airport Phone: +1 480 312 2321
Hotel direction: 15.7 miles SW


Overnight Parking
Discounted Valet parking for conference guests staying at The Camby, fee: $25 daily
For guests not staying at The Camby, Valet parking, fee: $33 daily

Local Parking
Discounted rate of $6

Local Activities and Events

The Valley of the Sun offers a wealth of activities during March. Check out the list below for ideas of how to spend your time outside of the conference if relaxing at the pool or spa is not your preference.


Dates Location Website Hours Cost
Spring Training Varies Varies, 3 field locations https://www.springtrainingonline.com/features/master-schedule-cactus.htm Varies $5-$20
Arizona Renaissance Festival March 10-11 12601 US-60, Gold Canyon, AZ 85118

http://arizona.renfestinfo.com/ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM $20
Phoenix Zoo Daily 455 North Galvin Parkway Phoenix, AZ 85008 http://www.phoenixzoo.org 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM $24.95
Arizona Science Center Daily 600 E. Washington St.
Phoenix, AZ 85004
https://www.azscience.org/ 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM $18
Piestewa Peak Hike Daily 2701 E Squaw Peak Dr Phoenix, AZ 85016 https://www.phoenix.gov/parks/trails/locations/piestewa-peak Sunrise-Sunset No Cost
Camelback Mountain Hike Daily 4925 E. McDonald Dr., Phoenix, AZ 85018 http://climbcamelback.com/ Sunrise-Sunset No Cost
Heard Museum Daily 2301 North Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85004
http://heard.org/ 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM (Sunday opens at 11:00 AM) $18
Phoenix Art Museum Daily 1625 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004 http://www.phxart.org/ 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

(Sunday opens at noon)

Biltmore Fashion Park- Shopping Daily 2502 E Camelback Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85016

http://www.shopbiltmore.com/ 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM No Cost
Botanical Gardens Daily 1201 N Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85008 https://www.dbg.org/ 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM $24.95
Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art Daily 7374 E 2nd St, Scottsdale, AZ 85251 https://smoca.org/ 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM $10.00
CIrque du Soleil - Crystal March 9, 10, 11 201 E Jefferson St, Phoenix, AZ 85004 https://www.cirquedusoleil.com/crystal

Tickets can be purchased here.

Friday, March 9,
7:30 PM
Saturday, March 10, 4:00 PM
Saturday, March 10, 7:30 PM
Sunday, March 11, 1:30 PM
Sunday, March 11, 5:00 PM
Varies, - $94.25,$77.25, $61.75, $51.75




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