Conference June 5 – 6, 2014

Sponsored by the Fox School of Business, Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management and The National Laboratory for Tourism and eCommerce


Conference Location

The one-and-a-half day conference will take place on the campus of Temple University, in Philadelphia PA, USA. The conference will be held on the 7th floor of Alter Hall, home of the Fox School of Business (an $80 million facility built in 2009). The joint sessions will be held in the MBA Commons room of the 7th floor, which has floor to ceiling windows looking onto the Philadelphia skyline. Concurrent breakout sessions will be held in MBA classrooms (rooms 744, 745, 746) adjacent to the Commons.


Temple University is located in northern Philadelphia, about 25 minutes by taxi from the Philadelphia airport; 15 minutes by taxi from 30th Street train station. Temple’s campus is also accessible by subway (SEPTA) from both the airport and train stations.


Blocks of rooms have been reserved at the hotels listed below. The number of rooms at each hotel is very limited and they will be released as of May 1, 2013, so please reserve early. When you call to make your reservation please mention “Understanding the Customer’s Sensory Experience” to receive the listed rate.

Conwell Inn
Temple University Campus (on campus)
• $135 night plus tax.



Doubletree Hotel
237 South Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19107 (10 minute cab ride to campus)
• $135 night +tax.



Click on the link below for a map of parking lots and garages on the Temple University campus. The daily parking rate is $15 in most on-campus locations.

Temple Interactive Map