Important Travel Dates

  • March 1: Conference registration and lodging reservations open
  • March 15: Student Travel Award applications due
  • May 4: Early Registration ends
  • June 19-20: Satellite Symposia
  • June 21-23: Main Conference

Please see our joint statement with the Network Science Society Board about the recently announced travel ban to the U.S. on foreign nationals from seven countries.

Registration Rates

Registration for the conference and hotel reservation links will open on March 1. Early registration will run through May 4. Regular registration will close on June 6. Onsite registration will be available subject to space availability.


Early: $525 Regular: $625 Onsite: $725

Student (Graduate, Undergraduate)

Early: $250 Regular: $350 Onsite: $450

Post-doctoral Student

Early: $400 Regular: $500 Onsite: $600


Early: $625 Regular: $725 Onsite: $825

One-Day Satellite or School Only (Monday and Tuesday)

Early: $150 Regular: $250 Onsite: $350

Two-Day Satellite or School Only (Monday and Tuesday)

Early: $250 Regular: $350 Onsite: $450

Lodging Options

The conference will be located at the JW Marriott Indianapolis in downtown Indy. Room blocks have been reserved at both the JW Marriott for $194 for king or 2 queen bed rooms. An additional blocks of rooms is available at the connected Courtyard Downtown Indianapolis for $174 per night. The hotel reservation system will open on March 1, the same day conference registration opens and when decisions for submitted abstracts are expected.

For those seeking lower cost accommodations, there will also be dorm-style rooms at the adjacent campus of IUPUI in University Tower. The Tower is slightly less than a mile walk to the hotel through the university campus. Our group rate will be approximately $41-45. More details will be available on the site, and reservation for these rooms will also open on March 1 with conference registration.

International Travelers

International travelers requiring a letter of participation or invitation for visa purposes are encouraged to register early, beginning March 1. Registration will offer an opportunity to request a letter to assist in your travel planning. If you have questions, please contact us at