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Pre & Post Conference
Welcome to the ION North American Conference! Our conference will be held on the campus of Focus on the Family in Colorado Springs, CO. Focus on the Family is located at 8605 Explorer Drive, Colorado Springs, CO. View map here.
You can fly into either Colorado Springs Airport (COS) or Denver Airport (DEN). The Denver Airport is about 1 hour north of Colorado Springs. You will need to provide your own transportation for the conference. ION will not provide any transportation.
Front Range Shuttle has agreed to a discount price for ION attendees. They provide shuttle service from both DEN & COS airports to both ION featured hotels. You can register for a shuttle using this link.
We have contracted rooms at both the Hilton Garden Inn and the Homewood Suites in Colorado Springs. Both venues are within walking distance to Focus on the Family.
If you have a vehicle you can park at either hotel and there is parking at Focus on the Family. Here is a map of the parking and entrance to the venue. (Click image for printable .pdf)
conference will BEGIN Tuesday, September 12 at 8AM and END after dinner on Wednesday, September 13. There is an optional Introduction to Orality session on Monday, September 11 from 3-5PM. You may also do an early registration for ION at the Homewood Suites from 7- 8:30PM. For more information view the schedule.
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