Travel 2023

Getting Around Downtown

Please be sure to make use of the free CARTA electric shuttle service to explore beautiful downtown Chattanooga while you’re in town.

CLICK HERE for an interactive map with nearby restaurants, coffee, etc.


Conference Hotel:
The Westin Chattanooga

Group Code Link*: Click HERE
*Special rate of $117/night extended through 10/16/2023

801 Pine Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Phone: 423-531-4653.  Ext 1

Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport

A mere 5 miles east of downtown Chattanooga with non-stop flights to: Atlanta, Chicago, Charlotte, Dallas, Houston, Miami, Orlando, Tampa and Washington, D.C.

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Int’l Airport 

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the busiest airport in the world with more than 150 nonstop domestic flights and only a short 2 hour drive from Chattanooga.

Our Host City: Chattanooga

ORNL and Chattanooga have enjoyed many years of collaboration and look forward to many more to come. Please be sure to take some time to explore this amazing city and all of the exciting attractions it has to offer.  A short video can be viewed here and additional information can be found on their main webpage:

Food provided

Please Note:
It is recommended to make reservations sooner than later for Wednesday night (Oct. 25th).

To help with this, please refer to the interactive map (link above) and submit a reservation request via this form (we have reserved a number of seats at some nearby restaurants and these are first come, first serve):

SMMC 2023 Restaurant Reservation Sign Up

We have reserved some spots at a few nearby restaurants for dinner on Wednesday, Oct. 25th. Please sign up below if you're interested in one of these. Be sure to use one spot per person and then select your preferred establishment.

Pick ONE restaurant below
Please select which restaurant you'd like to have a spot reserved for you for the evening of Wednesday, Oct. 25th. NOTE: spots are first come, first serve and requests must be entered by Tuesday, Oct. 24th.