Lodging and Special Needs


For a complete listing of hotels in Ames, call the Ames Convention and Visitors Bureau at 800 288-7470 or visit 



During the workshop, messages may be left at (515) 294-6826.

Location and Parking

Unless otherwise noted, the workshops and shortcourses will be held in the Seed Science Center at Iowa State University. Parking is available nearby. You'll receive a map and parking permit with your registration confirmation.  A map and driving directions to the ISU Seed Lab can be found at:

Special Needs

If you need special disability or dietary accommodations, call Registration Services at (515) 294-6222.