Travel & Accommodation
Atlanta is the capital city of the Southeast, a city of the future with strong ties to its past. The old in new Atlanta is the soul of the city, the heritage that enhances the quality of life in a contemporary city.
The average October temperatures in Atlanta are a high of 73°F/23°C and a low of 52°F/11°C.
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We recommend all non-US participants apply for their visas at least 3 months before the congress. However, some consulates may have backlogs in scheduling visa interviews so you should first contact the consulate to find out how long the wait is for an interview. For more information, visit the International Visitors Office.
Please prepare for the New Requirements for Travelers to and from Bermuda, Canada, the Caribbean, Central America and South America.
All Travelers will be required to have a passport or other secure, accepted document to enter or re-enter the United States. For more details go to: http://travel.state.gov.
Sheraton® Atlanta 165 Courtland Street NE Atlanta, Georgia USA 30303
1.800.833.8624 Toll Free (US only)
Make Reservation Group rate is available until Oct. 7
Why should I stay at the ICALEO Conference hotel?
Located in the heart of downtown Atlanta, the Sheraton Atlanta is surrounded by sensational dining, enviable attractions, and vibrant nightlife just minutes from the Georgia Dome, Phillips Arena, Turner Field, and Georgia Aquarium. This hotel is 10 miles from Hartsfield-Jackson International. When you book through ICALEO your guest room internet access is included at no additional charge. Additionally, staying onsite provides you with easy access to network with your LIA friends and fellow conference attendees.
Beware of hotel housing scams
The Laser Institute of America (LIA) has partnered directly with the Sheraton Atlanta listed above for the 36th ICALEO. All accommodation bookings should be arranged directly through the Sheraton Atlanta. LIA / ICALEO does not endorse or have a relationship with any other housing company or hotels.
**All attendees and exhibitors should be aware that no one from LIA / ICALEO solicits directly by telephone for hotel bookings or special discounts. It has been brought to our attention that a company that is not affiliated with LIA / ICALEO has been contacting our attendees offering lower rates. Please note that Global Housing is not part of our organization and that we do not recommend you giving your details and credit card information to this company.