International Association for the Scientific Study
of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Conference Systems


Hilton Hawaiian Village

Photo: Hilton Hawaii Village Pool

We are pleased to announce that the Hilton Hawaiian Village is our main conference Hotel.

Room Block Rate: 219.00 per night (no resort fee required for conference attendees)

Main hotel number: 808-949-4321 ask group reservation or 1-800-445-8667 ** give the group code AIF

Acessible Rooms at the Hilton

The Hilton Hawaiian Village has a number of accessible guest rooms that offer slight adjustments for easy accessibility by our guests with special needs. These room features include lowered door peepholes, lever door handles, lower or adjustable closet rods, closed-captioned television for hearing and visually impaired, tub grab bars, lever tub fixtures and hand-held shower heads, to name a few. Select items are also available by request including TDD for telephones, a tub seat and wheelchairs.

Learn more about the Hilton

Ala Moana Hotel

Photo: Ala Moana Hotel

We are now accepting hotel reservations for our upcoming event. Through this website you can book, modify or cancel your hotel reservations at any time and receive updated information about the event. We look forward to seeing you!

Room Block rates

  • Kona Tower: $149.00 per night
  • Waikiki Tower: $169.00 per night

By Telephone: You may also call the following numbers and reference Pacific Rim Conference 2014 or Group Code PPACRIM:  (800) 367-6025 (U.S. & Canada), (800) 446-8990 (Neighbor Islands), or direct (808) 955-4811 Group Reservations.

Accommodations for Guests with Disabilities

Our goal is to make every guest's stay as enjoyable and comfortable as possible. Specific room features and services for guests with disabilities vary at each resort, hotel or condominium. If you require special accommodations, please contact a customer service specialist for more information and assistance with your travel planning.

Toll-free U.S., Canada & Guam: 1-800-688-7444, Worldwide phone: 303-369-7777


Getting to the Center

Driving Directions from Honolulu International Airport
  • Upon exiting the Airport terminal, take the H-1 EAST on-ramp
  • Stay in your right lane and exit onto NIMITZ HIGHWAY
  • Drive approximately 6 miles on NIMITZ HIGHWAY (which later becomes Ala Moana Blvd.)
  • Entrance to the parking garage is on the RIGHT
Public Bus Transportation (“TheBus”)

Public transportation to the Hawaii Convention Center from the airport and all parts of Oahu is available on “TheBus”. For information on routes, times and fares, call (808) 848-5555(808) 848-5555 or visit their website at www.thebus.org.

Google Map

Further information can be found on the Meet Hawaii website.