Lodging & Location


This year’s conference sessions will take place at the Emerson Park Pavilion in Auburn, NY (6843 E Lake Road). See the google map below for all Conference-related venues.

  • Thursday Walking Tours – Meet outside the NYS Equal Rights Heritage Center & Auburn NY Visitor Center (25 South St.)
  • Thursday Meet & Greet – Auburn Public Theater (8 Exchange St.)
  • Hotel – Hilton Garden Inn (74 State St.)
  • Friday sessions – Emerson Park Pavilion (6843 E. Lake Rd.)
  • Saturday Field Session A – Health Central (former Central High School, 37 W Garden St.)
  • Saturday Field Session B – Opendore (see map below)


A room block has been reserved at the Hilton Garden Inn Auburn, in the heart of the city and walkable to many downtown businesses. Book online using the link below. Rooms are available Thursday night, 4/13 and Friday night, 4/14 at $129/night for king and $134/night for double.

In order to take advantage of the group rate, you must book your room by March 14, 2023.