Connect with us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter!







Air Transportation/Accommodations

Air Transportation:
Continental Airlines has permitted a discount agreement for this conference. You may book your reservations online at Enter ZJVM322454 in the Offer Code box. Attendees from outside the United States may also request a reservation via email at (Please allow 24 hours for requests to be processed).

Ground Transportation:
Located near the Rice campus, the Houston Plaza Hilton Hotel (Medical Center) is only a 25 minute drive from Hobby Airport and 40 minutes from Bush Intercontinental Airport. The cost for taxi service is approximately $40 from Hobby and $60 from Bush. The Hobby/Bush Airport Express shuttle (destination Medical Center), which stops at the Hilton Hotel, cost approximately $25 from Hobby and $40 from Bush. Both taxi and shuttle services are located on the baggage claim levels. Contact the Hilton Hotel at 713-313-4000 for complimentary shuttle service.

The Hilton Houston Plaza/Medical Center is the official hotel for the conference. Please note that the availability of rooms at the conference rate is limited and will be allocated according to the dates that the reservations are requested. Guests can make reservations by calling the hotel at 713-313-4000/1-800-548-8690, and ask to make a reservation for a group block (Group Name: De Lange Conference, Rice University).

The Rice Campus Bus Service will provide transportation for the hotel guests. Copies of the "bus schedule" and "walking map" will be maintained at the hotel reception desk. The campus conference site is approximately a 15 minute walk, and the spring weather should make that a pleasant venture. Other options include:

Hilton Houston Plaza/Medical Center
6633 Travis Street
Houston, TX 77030

Hotel ZaZa
5701 Main Street
Houston, TX 77005

Marriott Medical Center
6580 Fannin St.
Houston, TX 77030

Residence Inn
7710 South Main St.
Houston, TX 77030

Holiday Inn & Suites
6800 Main Street
Houston, TX 77030

DeLange Conference Home Rice University