Hotel & Travel Information

Meeting Locations:

Michelin Conference Center - Location of Conference - Tuesday
517 Michelin Road, Bldg.18
Greenville, SC 29605

Michelin Americas Research Company - Location of Conference - Tuesday
2440 Highway 39
Mountville, SC 29370

Clemson University - ICAR - Location of Conference - Wednesday
5 Research Drive
Greenville, SC 29607

Laurens Proving Grounds - Location of Ride N Drive - Thursday
2240 Highway 39
Mountville, South Carolina 29370

SAE has not contracted for a block of hotel rooms for this event. The following list of local lodging is provided for your convenience. All attendees are responsible for making their own lodging and travel arrangements.

Hotels near Clemson University - ICAR - Michelin Americas Research Company

  • Courtyard by Marriott,70 Orchard Park Drive, Greenville, SC 29615, 864-234-0300 - Next door
  • Courtyard by Marriott,115 The Parkway, Greenville, SC 29615,864-213-9009 - Across the street
  • Courtyard Marriott (downtown),50 West Broad Street, Greenville, SC 29601,864-451-5700
  • Crowne Plaza, 851 Congaree Road, Greenville, SC 29607, 864-297-6300
  • Drury Inn & Suites, 10 Carolina Point Pkwy, Greenville, SC 29607, 864-288-4401 - 5 minutes
  • Embassy Suites, 670 Verdae Boulevard, Greenville, SC 29607, 864-676-9090
  • Hilton Hotel, 45 W. Orchard Park Dr, Greenville, SC 29615, 864-232-4747
  • Holiday Inn Express, 1036 Woodruff Road, Greenville, SC 29607, 864-678-5555
  • Homewood Suites, 102 Carolina Point Pkwy, Greenville, SC 29607, 864-297-9140 - 10 minutes
  • Hyatt Place, 40 West Orchard Park Dr, Greenville, SC 29615, 864-232-3000
  • Hyatt Regency, 220 North Main Street, Greenville, SC 29601, 864-235-1234
  • LaQuinta Inn & Suites, 65 West Orchard Park Drive, Greenville, SC 29615, 864-233-8018

Airport
Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) is located in Upstate South Carolina, midway between the cities of Greenville and Spartanburg on I-85 (Exit 57).

Map for Directions

Driving Directions to The Michelin Conference Center:

From I-85:
Take Exit 46A S. Pleasantburg/SC 291 (In route SC 291 becomes Augusta Rd /US-25 S) Turn Left onto Ashmore Bridge Road (a.k.a. Antioch Church Rd.) Ashmore Bridge Rd. veers off to left. Continue straight on Antioch Church Rd. Turn Right onto Michelin Rd. MC2 is on the Right. MC2 Parking Lot is on the Left.

From I-185 (Southern Connector):
Take Exit 7 US 25/Augusta Rd. toward Donaldson Center Turn Right onto Ashmore Bridge Road (a.k.a. Antioch Church Rd.) Ashmore Bridge Rd. veers off to left. Continue straight on Antioch Church Rd. Turn Right onto Michelin Rd. MC2 is on the Right. MC2 Parking Lot is on the Left.

From Hwy 291:
After crossing over I-85 continue on S. Pleasantburg/SC 291 (In route SC 291 becomes Augusta Rd /US-25 S). Turn Left onto Ashmore Bridge Road (a.k.a. Antioch Church Rd.) Ashmore Bridge Rd. Veers off to left. Continue straight on Antioch Church Rd. Turn Right onto Michelin Rd. MC2 is on the Right.

Driving directions to Clemson University-ICAR
The CU-ICAR campus is located off Millennium Boulevard in Technology Neighborhood I. Parking for all buildings in Neighborhood I is in the AutoPark parking deck.

The CU-ICAR Gallery is on the first floor of the Partnership Office building. The Partnership Office entrance is on the AutoPark's fourth floor.

The address is
5 Research Drive
Greenville, SC 29607
To reach us, call (864) 283-7100

The Carroll A. Campbell Jr. Graduate Engineering Center (CGEC) is a separate building. The CGEC is a short walk from the AutoPark, across the road from the Partnership Offices. The CGEC reception area is on level 3R, via elevator, from the ground-level double glass door entry.

The address is
4 Research Drive
Greenville, SC 29607
To reach them, call (864) 283-7215.

From Interstate 85 (Greenville-Spartanburg Airport "GSP"):
From I-85, take Exit 48A East (U.S. 276 East, Laurens Road) toward Mauldin, S.C. At the next traffic light, turn left on Millennium Boulevard, which is the main road through the CU-ICAR campus. Drive into the campus about 1 mile, and turn left on Research Drive. Take the first left, and then make a right-hand turn into the parking garage, AutoPark. CU-ICAR's Partnership Office entrance is on the AutoPark's fourth floor.

From Interstate 26 West (Columbia/Charleston):
Take Interstate-385 toward Greenville. Take I-85 toward Atlanta. Take Exit 48A East (U.S. 276 East, Laurens Road) toward Mauldin, S.C. At the next traffic light, turn left on Millennium Boulevard, which is the main road through the CU-ICAR campus. Drive into the campus about 1 mile, and turn left on Research Drive. Take the first left, and then make a right-hand turn into the parking garage, AutoPark. CU-ICAR's Partnership Office entrance is on the AutoPark's fourth floor.

From I-26 East (Asheville, N.C./Tennessee):
Take I-85 toward Atlanta. Take Exit 48A East (U.S. 276 East, Laurens Road) toward Mauldin, S.C. At the next traffic light, turn left on Millennium Boulevard, which is the main road through the CU-ICAR campus. Drive into the campus about 1 mile, and turn left on Research Drive. Take the first left, and then make a right-hand turn into the parking garage, AutoPark. CU-ICAR's Partnership Office entrance is on the AutoPark's fourth floor.

From Clemson, S.C., on U.S. 123:
Travel U.S. 123 to downtown Greenville. Turn right on Washington Street. Follow Washington Street to Laurens Road. Turn right and follow Laurens Road east until you pass under I-85. At the next traffic light (just past CarMax on your right), turn left on Millennium Boulevard, which is the main road through the CU-ICAR campus. Drive into the campus about 1 mile and turn left on Research Drive. Take the first left and turn into the parking garage, AutoPark. CU-ICAR's Partnership Office entrance is on the AutoPark's fourth floor. CU-ICAR is about 45 miles from Clemson.

From Downtown Greenville, S.C.:
From U.S. 123/Academy Street in downtown Greenville, turn toward Columbia, S.C., on Interstate 385 and follow instructions below. The campus is about 12 miles from downtown Greenville.

From I-385:
Exit at Roper Mountain Road and turn south toward Woodruff Road. Drive straight through the Woodruff Road intersection (Roper Mountain Road now becomes Verdae), and travel to Salters Road located just before you reach the Embassy Suites Hotel. Turn left on Salters Road. At the first traffic light, turn right on Millennium Boulevard, which is the main road through the CU-ICAR campus. Pass Hubbell Lighting headquarters on your right. Continue through the traffic circle and turn right on Research Drive. Take the first left and turn into the parking garage, AutoPark. CU-ICAR's Partnership Office is on the AutoPark's fourth floor

Things To Do and See/Tourism Information:

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