Venue & Accommodations

Air Travel

The Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) serves the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area.

Ground Transportation from the Airport

There are a variety of options to travel to and from the airport. Check the
MSP airport ground transportation information on taxis, car rental, shuttles, light rail, and bus service.

Public Transportation

The Minneapolis-St. Paul area has an extensive public transportation system that includes light-rail and bus options. Visit the Metro Transit website for complete details and to plan your trip.

Conference Events

Conference events will take place at the University of St. Thomas Minneapolis campus and SIFT headquarters. Information about SIFT, including directions and parking information can be found on the SIFT website. Maps and driving directions for St. Thomas are available on the St. Thomas website.


The most convenient hotel for the conference will be:

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Minneapolis

1101 LaSalle Avenue | Minneapolis, MN 55403 Located across the street from St. Thomas

Radisson Blu Minneapolis

35 South 7th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55402 U.S.A. Located 3 blocks from campus but accessible via skyway

Minneapolis & St. Paul

The twin cities have a lot to offer for tourists. Please check out some of these resources (or feel free to ask Scott and Kate for recommendations) when planning your visit. It is definitely worth adding time to your trip to explore the area:

28th International Workshop on Qualitative Reasoning
August, 2015
Minneapolis, MN