Travel & Accommodations

Hotel Accommodations

holiday-innHoliday Inn University of Memphis

The closest location for conference attendees to stay is either the Holiday Inn University of Memphis which is conveniently located across the street from the FedEx Institute of Technology – The University of Memphis campus where the MNVC is held. Rooms are available for attendees. Please mention “MNV” when booking your room.


peabodyThe Peabody 

Within walking distance from iconic Beale Street, the landmark Peabody Hotel is known as the “South’s Grand Hotel” with its grand, marble-columned lobby. In 1933 ducks were placed in the hotel’s lobby fountain, setting in motion an 80-year tradition that continues today with the famous “March of the Peabody Ducks” daily at 11am and 5pm.

The MNVC Mixer that is held on Monday night is located at The Corner Bar inside the Peabody lobby.

  • For The Peabody Memphis reservations, call 1-800-Peabody and ask for the Memphis Bioworks PEPRS rate or negotiated rate. Discounted rooms fill up fast, reserve asap.
  • The Peabody Memphis, 149 Union Ave, Memphis, TN 38103
  • Map & Directions


The Westin Memphis Beale Street

westinIf you are seeking to experience Memphis – the “Home of the Blues” & the birthplace of Rock’n Roll – The Westin Memphis Beale Street will be the perfect hotel for you. The Westin is located just steps from historic Beale Street.

  • For Westin Memphis Beale Street reservations, please call 1-800-937-8461. We do not have a special rate this year. Oor Shuttle Service will be providing transportation from the Westin to the FedEx Institute Conference Center.
  • The Westin Memphis Beale Street, 170 Lt. George W. Lee Ave., Memphis, TN
  • Map & Directions


Shuttle Service

We offer a Shuttle Service between the hotels, venues and airport. Click here to learn more about our Shuttle Service.