travel and lodging

Your Visit to Columbus

Columbus, Ohio, America’s 15th-largest city, is a diverse town with funky festivals, die-hard sports fans, and is one of the nations’ fastest growing cities. Columbus was named by Money as one of the Top 10 Best Big Cities to Live in 2018 and also had National Geographic write an Article titled “Why All the Cool Kids Love Columbus, Ohio”. People clearly love their stay here and we have a feeling you will too.

SkySprout Convention is partnered with the Hyatt Regency Hotel to make attendees experience in Columbus more enjoyable. Stay tuned for a list of participating partners and you’ll receive exclusive offers for just showing your badge.

For additional help, here are some travel details below.

Hotels

We are partnered with the Hyatt Regency Hotel that is in connection with the Columbus Convention Center for ease of access to attendees. If you would like to book a stay you can go to their website linked below.

https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/hotel/ohio/hyatt-regency-columbus/cmhrc/rooms

If you have any questions, SkySprout Summit has designated people to answer your questions. Please reach out at your leisure.
Local Phone Number: (614)603-8542 (Please call between 9am and 6pm Eastern time)
Email: support@skysprout.com

*IMPORTANT* As SkySprout Summit 2019 draws closer, exhibitors and attendees are from time to time subjected to improper solicitation from unaffiliated hotels or third-party housing agencies.

Hotels listed on the website above are the sole SkySprout Summit-Approved Hotels for the event. SkySprout Summit, in our efforts to provide exhibitors and attendees with a quality event, encourages you to book your housing accommodations using the reservation phone numbers and/or links provided to attendees.
Any offers from other hotels and/or housing agencies are not endorsed by SkySprout Summit 2019. DO NOT provide these companies with any personal or credit card information. They are NOT affiliated with the event and there is no guarantee your reservation will be made.

Flights

Book your ticket into John Glenn International Airport which is located about 6 miles from the conference venue.

Transportation from the airport
COTA Transportation
The Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) provides direct bus service between the airport and downtown for only $2.75. It’s called AirConnect, an affordable and easy way to reach downtown hotels and the Greater Columbus Convention Center. For more information visit https://www.cota.com/how-to-ride/airconnect/.
Uber/Lyft
If you are an Uber or Lyft user, their services are available in Columbus. Visit their sites for more information.
Taxi Service
Taxis are easily accessible curbside just outside of baggage claim. Approximate cost: $35 USD
Rental Car
COL has eight agencies on site for your convenience. Check-in counters are located on the ground floor of the parking garage, so you don’t have to face the elements while waiting for your vehicle. The list of services includes Avis, Budget, Hertz and more.

Driving

If you are driving to the conference, you can access directions to the convention center here.

Columbus Convention Center
400 N High St
Columbus, OH 43215

Making Your Travel Plans
When making your travel plans, please keep the following dates and times in mind.

Making Travel plans

When making your travel plans, please keep the following dates and times in mind.

Tuesday, July 16th
SkySprout Summit  Day 1
Registration begins at 8:00 am
Kickoff Keynote begins at 9:00 am
Sessions 9:00 am – Noon
Break for Lunch at Noon
Sessions 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Networking After Party 8:00 pm – Midnight
 
Wednesday, July 17th
SkySprout Summit Day 2
Registration begins at 8:00 am
Day 2 Kickoff Keynote begins at 9:00 am
Sessions 9:00 am – Noon
Break for Lunch at Noon
Sessions 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Wrap up Keynote 5:00 pm