Conference Venue and Hotel

Due to the overwhelming interest to participate in IDDRG 2018, we have changed the conference location to accommodate more participants at the Kitchener-Waterloo Crowne Plaza.

Crowne Plaza
Crowne Plaza Kitchener-Waterloo
105 King St East
Kitchener, ON – N2G 2K8
June 3 – 7, 2018

Getting Here

From Toronto Pearson International Airport

  • Follow directions or
    1. Head southeast on Airport Rd/Peel Regional Rd 7
    2. Turn left to merge onto ON-427 S
    3. Merge onto ON-427 S
    4. Use the right 2 lanes to take the ON-401 W exit
    5. Use the left 3 lanes to follow signs for QEW/Ontario 403/Ontario 410/Brampton/Hamilton
    6. Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Ontario 401 W and merge onto ON-401 W
    7. Use the right 2 lanes to take exit 278 for ON-8 toward Kitchener/Waterloo
    8. Continue onto ON-8 W
    9. Slight left onto King St E (signs for King Street/Downtown)
    10. Crowne Plaza will be on the left
  • Use Airways Transit

    Airways TransitAirways Transit connects Toronto Pearson airport (YYZ) with the Kitchener-Waterloo area providing 24/7 shared ride door to door service. Travel time between Toronto airport and Waterloo is approximately 1 ¼ hours. We have obtained a reduced single passenger fare of $69.00 one way, tax included for Toronto airport transfers. Advance reservations are required and travel dates must correspond to conference dates to qualify.

    Book online at:
    Enter booking code: IDDRG 2018 (enter exactly as shown).
    By phone 24 hours: +1 519 886 2121, remember to mention you are an IDDRG delegate.

  • Use Stagecoach Limousine

From Detroit, Michigan

  • Follow directions
    1. Follow Detroit Windsor Tunnel, Hwy 3B and Dougall Pkwy to ON-401 E in Tecumseh, Canada
    2. Follow ON-401 E to King St East in Kitchener
    3. Slight left onto King St E (signs for King Street/Downtown)
    4. Crowne Plaza will be on the left

Things to do in Kitchener-Waterloo

Brewery Tours