Experience Grand Rapids with lodging at the JW Marriott Hotel, conveniently located in the heart of downtown. The JW Marriott will host Day 1 of PANELS and the hotel is within walking distance to the Eberhard Center for day 2 and 3. The JW Marriott Grand Rapids is meticulously designed for both business and pleasure. For those who are traveling from out of town, the Gerald R. Ford International Airport is only a 20-minute taxi ride away.
Fly direct to Gerald R. Ford International Airport
Chicago: 175 miles
Indianapolis: 290 miles
Milwaukee: 264 miles
St. Louis: 442 miles
Take a short 20-minute taxi ride to the JW Marriott from the airport
Bus transportation is provided between the JW Marriott and afterparties
We want you to learn, grow, and most importantly have fun at PANELS. That’s why we have planned two parties where you can network with our team and other professionals in your industry. Best of all? Free food, drinks, and live music. Need we say more?
Transportation between the JW Marriott and our afterglow events on Monday and Tuesday is provided for free. Continue to network with attendees without the hassle of worrying about directions or where to park.
Shuttles will take you from the JW Marriott to the party venue. When you’re all partied out and ready to head back to your hotel room, simply board the shuttle at your convenience.
Monday, August 5
The Grand Museum Adventure
Grand Rapids Public Museum
Tuesday, August 6
Dinner with the Devs
Join us at the SalesPad office and get to know the people behind your business’s software! Enjoy an amazing spread while sipping on a local craft beer.