Welcome to Phoenix, Arizona!

We invite you and your family to come for the conference and stay for the fun. Take this opportunity to mix business with pleasure in a resort that is fun for the whole family. Listed below is the travel information you need to arrive in Scottsdale, including lodging accommodations, transportation, and local tourism links to plan your adventures in the beautiful Sonoran Desert of Arizona!


Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport – PHX


Uber or Lyft:
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The Resort is 19 miles from the airport, approximately 25 minutes’ drive time; estimated cost: $38-$66 one-way.

Private transportation:
Rome2Rio by bus, taxi, shuttle, or town car.

Rental Cars:
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport Rental Cars


Our conference is located in the beautiful Westin Kierland Resort & Spa, in Scottsdale, Arizona, steps away from the Kierland Commons outdoor shopping mall surrounded by dining, shopping, pubs, energetic nightlife, and pick-your-adventure activities, including a golf-course and waterpark on-site.

Reserve your room by Monday, May 26, 2023, to guarantee your rate and room. This room block will sell out and discounted rates will no longer be available after Monday, May 26.

Our APS discounted room rates are available three days before and three days after the conference so you can extend your stay.

Adventure in the U.S. Southwest

Come for the conference, and stay for the fun! Check off items from your bucket list, visit national sites for hiking or biking, find opportunities for golf and spa & wellness, or simply immerse yourself in the beauty of the Sonoran Desert. Go to Visit Arizona to plan your adventure!

While you are in Arizona, consider visiting:
Sedona, 112 miles, 2-hour drive
Grand Canyon, 225 miles, 3.5-hour drive
Antelope Canyon, 272 miles, 4-hour drive


Do you want to attend the conference, receptions, banquet, or enjoy a date night but are concerned about childcare? Westin Kids Club has activities for your kiddos on-site at the Westin Kierland hotel, and for children under four years of age, you can reserve Destination Sitters Childcare. They offer babysitting and activities for children of all ages, right to your hotel room!

Questions? Contact Tami Everdene, our Conference Manager.