Travel Information

Travel Information

The AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo is more than just a conference — it is a prime opportunity to advance your career and grow your network, all in one place. Professionals from all over the world come together online and in-person to share insights and perspectives while building new connections.

Travel Information

The Hyatt Regency Atlanta is 10 miles away from the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL) and is conveniently located near many public transportation options. The hotel offers valet parking on property in a secure underground garage. There are self-parking options located near the hotel.

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Getting to Atlanta

Ensure safe and stress-free travel during your arrival by understanding transportation options:

Travel Requirements and Resources

Visiting from outside the United States? Learn about visa requirements and current currency rates by using the below websites:

COVID-19 Safety and Health Recommendations

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Visa Letters

Personalized visa letters are available for presenting authors once their abstract has been accepted for presentation during the annual meeting. If you require a visa letter, please send the following to Lauren Rohde, AOCS Education and Meeting Programs Manager, at lauren.rohde@aocs.org:

  • Legal name
  • Company, university and/or affiliation
  • Presentation title
  • Passport number (if your country requires it)
  • Address

Please allow 5 business days for processing.

Personalized visa letters are also available for non-presenters. Once your registration payment has processed, please send the following to Karen Kesler, AOCS Data Management Specialist, at karen.kesler@aocs.org:

  • Legal name
  • Company, university and/or affiliation
  • Presentation title
  • Passport number (if your country requires it)
  • Address

Please allow 5 business days for processing.

Nearby Points of Interest

Point on Interest

Restaurants and Bars within Walking Distance

Discover Atlanta recommends the following restaurants and bars:

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