Conference Hotel

Omni William Penn Hotel


This year's conference will be held at the historic Omni William Penn Hotel.

Designed by renowned architects Benno Janssen, and Franklin Abbott, the hotel was the last building venture of Henry Clay Frick, one of Pittsburgh's wealthiest industrialists, and was completed at a cost of $6 million in 1916. Frick envisioned the William Penn as Pittsburgh's showplace, designed to rival the great hotels of Europe in Old World style and enhanced with the sophisticated technology offered by the 20th century. At the time of its opening, it was hailed as the "Grandest Hotel in the Nation".

The hotel received the prestigious Editor's Choice Award in the Business Hotels category on Suite101.com. Several U.S. Presidents have appeared or stayed at the hotel, including Herbert Hoover, Harry S. Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, Richard Nixon, and Ronald Reagan. It was also listed in the "Best Weddings 2009" roster. The hotel has an award winning restaurant that dates from 1916, the Terrace Room, featuring among other amenities a wall long mural entitled "The taking of Fort Pitt". The Terrace Room was voted "Best Hotel Dining" establishment in both 2008 and 2009.


Omni William Penn Hotel
530 William Penn Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 281-7100
Reservations



Please note that the ISECON hotel room block cutoff date is October 12, 2016. Conference rates ($159 per night) cannot be guaranteed for reservations made after that date. You can use the following button to book a room in the conference room block.

     
 


 


photo credit: Omni William Penn Hotel
 


 
You can use the following button to book a discounted shuttle from the airport.

     



 

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