Hotel, Travel & Dining


SOPHE 2018 will take place at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Columbus, located at 350 N High St, Columbus, OH 43215.

Make your reservations in the SOPHE 2018 hotel room block.

The room rates at the Hyatt Regency for SOPHE 2018:

  • $130/night for a Standard King- Sold out
  • $150/night for a Standard Double/Double
  • An additional charge of $20 per person when adding a 3rd or 4th person to the room reservation.


Getting to Columbus

The John Glenn International Airport (CMH) is a friendly, easily navigable hub with nonstop flights to and from over 30 destinations. Located just 10 minutes from the conference hotel, CMH is a convenient travel option.

An alternative to air travel, Greyhound has a bus station in downtown Columbus, merely one mile from the conference hotel.

From the airport to the hotel

AirConnect offers a shuttle from the airport to the Hyatt Regency/Convention Center for $2.75.

Getting around Columbus

Whether you rent a car, get to know the bus routes, or walk, getting around Columbus is easy.

COTA (Central Ohio Transportation Authority) has affordable bus routes to and from CMH and around the city. COTA also offers a trip planner tool for riders, so you can be fully prepared for your trip.

Lyft and Uber are available around Columbus – download the apps for more information.

Once you are in Columbus, you will find that the city is extremely walkable and bike-able. For more information visit

Dining in Columbus

Dining in downtown Columbus