Registration, Travel, and Lodging

Registration:

Registration is now open! Click here for our secure registration site. For late registration (after September 15, 2018), please contact Professor Ann Howey.

Campus Map:

ISSM Campus Map

Hotel:

Four Points by Sheraton St. Catharines Niagara Suites: 3530 Schmon Parkway. Thorold, ON L2V 4Y6, Phone: (1)(905) 984-8484. We have a block of rooms reserved at a discounted rate. The Sheraton is only a block or two away from the university, so the driving directions below will bring you to both university and hotel.

ISSM Conference (OR copy and paste the following link into a web browser) https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/ISSM18

Air Travel:

Major airlines fly into Pearson International Airport (Toronto), Billy Bishop Airport (Toronto island, downtown), Hamilton Airport, and Buffalo Airport. Buffalo is actually closer to Brock than the Toronto Airports, with possibly less traffic.

Transportation from the Airport:

Airport shuttle:

The Niagara Airbus provides shuttle service (which needs to be booked in advance) from both Pearson International Airport and Buffalo Airport. The conference has a discount code (546). Go to www.niagaraairbus.com and at the beginning of the booking page, insert this code where you see Conference/Promo code – and your discount will automatically be calculated as long as the code is entered. There is a 20% round trip shuttle and one way discount for Toronto Pearson, and for Buffalo Airport and a 10% discount on all private exclusive services for all Airports, including, Hamilton, Billy Bishop Toronto Island, Toronto Pearson, Buffalo, and Niagara Falls New York International Airports.

Bus:

Greyhound Canada will run between Pearson/Toronto downtown and St Catharines. See https://www.greyhound.ca/

Greyhound also runs between Buffalo and St Catharines. See https://www.greyhound.com/

Driving Directions:

Brock University: 1812 Sir Isaac Brock Way, St. Catharines, Ontario, L2S 3A1 (The street address has recently changed and some GPS devices are not yet picking it up. If you encounter this problem, try inputting our previous street address instead: 500 Glenridge Ave.)

From Toronto Pearson Airport

From Highway 401 West, take 403 South to the Queen Elizabeth Highway (QEW) in the direction of Niagara Falls. Follow the Queen Elizabeth Way around the lake, then Southeast to St. Catharines. Take exit 49, which will lead you onto Highway 406. Continue until you reach St. Davids Road. Take the St. Davids Road West Exit and follow until you reach Sir Isaac Brock Way (for the hotel, you will need to turn left from Sir Isaac Brock Way onto Schmon Parkway).

From Hamilton Airport

Turn left on Airport Road. Turn left on Hwy. 6 (Upper James Street) and continue to the Lincoln Alexander Parkway (the ‘LINC’). Turn east on the Lincoln Alexander Parkway which will turn into the Red Hill Parkway. Take the Red Hill Parkway to the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) east to Niagara Falls. At Exit 49, turn onto Highway 406 (towards Welland/Port Colborne) and continue until you reach St. David Road. Take the St. Davids Road West Exit and follow until you reach Sir Isaac Brock Way (for the hotel, you will need to turn left from Sir Isaac Brock Way onto Schmon Parkway).

From Windsor

Take Highway 401 East until Woodstock, where you can take Highway 403 towards Hamilton. At Hamilton, take the Lincoln Alexander Parkway to the Red Hills Parkway to the Queen Elizabeth Highway (QEW) in the direction of Niagara Falls. Take exit 49, which will lead you onto Highway 406. Continue until you reach St. Davids Road. Take the St. Davids Road West Exit and follow until you reach Sir Isaac Brock Way (for the hotel, you will need to turn left from Sir Isaac Brock Way onto Schmon Parkway).

From Buffalo

Cross the Peace bridge and then take the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) towards Toronto. At Exit 32B, turn onto Thorold Stone Road West and continue through the Thorold Tunnel where the road becomes Highway 58. Take the St. Davids Road West exit and follow until you reach Sir Isaac Brock Way (for the hotel, you will need to turn left from Sir Isaac Brock Way onto Schmon Parkway).