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Travel and Hotels

Attend DFD Annual Meeting to visit scenic Salt Lake City with a convenient venue and affordable hotels.

Salt Palace Convention Center, Utah

APS DFD meeting venue

The event will be held at the Salt Palace Convention Center, with official room blocks in nearby hotels.

You’ll enjoy the Salt Palace Convention Center due to its easy navigation, spaces for collaboration, commitment to enhanced safety, plus many on-site food, coffee, and beverage options.

Official hotel block

APS has secured discounted housing rates for APS DFD Meeting 2024 attendees at our headquarters hotels, the Hyatt Regency Salt Lake City and Hilton Salt Lake City.

Reservations for the special room block rates open in late July.

Hyatt Regency Salt Lake City

170 S W Temple St, Salt Lake City, UT

The Hyatt Regency Salt Lake City is designed for the global traveler. Located adjacent to the Convention Center, the Hotel is also within walking distance of historic attractions, restaurants, and exciting nightlife, uncovering the allure of sites in the downtown SLC area.


  • Single/Double: $189.00 per room per night + 13.82% tax
  • Triple: $214.00 per room per night + 15.82% tax
  • Quad: $239.00 per room per night + 15.82% tax

Hilton Salt Lake City

255 S W Temple St, Salt Lake City, UT

Just a 2-minute walk (1.5 blocks) from the Convention Center, the Hilton puts you in the vibrant downtown area, with easy access to top dining, shopping, and entertainment options.


  • Single/Double: $169.00 per room per night + 13.82% tax

Explore Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City is an outdoor lover’s mecca, surrounded by the Wasatch Mountains, breathtaking canyons, and stunning forests. The city is only one hour from Powder Mountain, the largest ski resort in the United States at 8,464 acres. Within 45 minutes, you can visit Park City Mountain Resort, Alta, Snowbird, Solitude, and Brighton for more breathtaking skiable terrain.

If you want to plan a road trip adventure during your visit, all five Utah National Parks are open year-round.

Rather cozy up with a hot coffee or a delicious meal with friends? Salt Lake City has become an exciting destination for food lovers, with award-winning restaurants, minimalist cafés, and trendy bars. There are also a myriad of tasty choices for folks on the go and budget-minded travelers as well.

Find dining options and discover things to do in Salt Lake City

International visitors

The APS International Affairs team has compiled resources to help international visitors to the United States plan your DFD Meeting travel experience.

Learn more about the visa application process

Travel and caregiver grants

DFD Meeting attendees can apply for a number of awards and grants to help offset the cost of meeting attendance. Students, in particular, are encouraged to apply.

Learn more about grants

More information

Abstract submission

Present your research via oral talk, poster, or new Flash TAP sessions by July 26.

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About APS DFD Meeting 2024

Learn about the APS DFD Meeting 2024 with 3,500 scientists and students from around the globe.