Accommodation & Travel Details

All conference sessions will take place at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance and IWF has negotiated a special block rate of $258.00 USD. Your link to book your room in the IWF block will be included in your confirmation email. Please be sure to use this special link to the book.

Please do not use a third party provider (ex: IWF cannot guarantee the same amenities as those who book in the IWF block.



Parking – the hotel has valet and self-parking is available at the Beaubien garage. Link and pricing can be found here: 

The conference hotel is a 21 minute drive from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW).  Ride share services such as Uber/Lyft are plentiful and it is estimated the drive from DTW to Detroit via rideshare is $40 - 60 USD.

Please be advised that cabs are not regulated in Detroit. However, the company Metro Cab has a contract with the airport as is ok to use (the average rate from DTW to downtown via Metro cab is estimated at $53 USD, not included recommended 18 - 20% gratuity 

 If you would like to book a private transfer, here are two options: 

Athens Transportation, estimated at $105 USD for DTW to Downtown Detroit, for up to 3 passengers. Rate includes baggage meet and greet at the airport and driver gratuity 


Email for booking:

Corporate Cars, estimated at $97.20 USD, for DTW to Downtown Detroit, for up to 2 passengers. Rate include baggage meet and greet at the airport at drive gratuity. $10 USD additional for each passenger beyond 2 


Email for booking:


Delta Flight Discounts - Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer special discounts for the International Women's Forum. Please click here to book your flights.

You may also call Delta Meeting Network® at 1.800.328.1111* Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. (EST) and refer to Meeting Event Code: NM2V4

*Please note there is not a service fee for reservations booked and ticketed via our reservation 800 number.

*Please note that the discount code will be between 2-10% depending on the details of your trip.)


Air Canada Flight Discounts

Promotion Code: N78XV3A1

Applicable Rules
The booking is to be made to the following city: Detroit, DTW (US)
The travel period begins Wednesday, September 27, 2023 and ends Saturday, October 14, 2023.
Travel is valid Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday.
For North America' 5% applies on standard fares, 10% on flex fares & higher. For International Travel'
10% on standard fares & higher.
However, all bookings made using the promotion code will count toward the minimum 10 passenger
requirement for Meetings and Conventions events.