ODT Forum will be held at the FedEx Institute of Technology at The University of Memphis. This state-of-the-art facility allows Forum attendees to interact and discuss crucial agenda topics in a truly innovative and progressive setting.

Launched in November 2003, the FedEx Institute of Technology symbolizes the "front door" for industry, government and community organizations to "enter" the University of Memphis in search of collaboration, innovation and entrepreneurship.

As the University of Memphis Innovation and Entrepreneurship Engagement Center, the FedEx Institute of Technology fosters relationships on a comprehensive level, providing value-added services, technology commercialization, research collaboration and connectivity throughout the University of Memphis' extensive collection of prominent centers, faculty, students and corporate partners.

This $23 million, state-of-the-art facility is like no other. The 190 seat tiered amphitheater boasting the second largest implementation of digital congress units outside the United Nations, is complimented by an 85-seat high definition presentation theater and 17 meeting rooms. Large projection screens, web cams, touch panel screens, laptop computers, totally wireless network, SIM cards, poly-vision and video teleconferencing, and interactive white boards are just some of the cutting-edge features of this facility.

FedEx Institute of Technology
365 Innovation Drive
Memphis, TN 38152-3115


The official conference hotel is the Holiday Inn Memphis at the University of Memphis. It is conveniently located near the FedEx Institute of Technology. To reserve a room, please call 1.888.465.4329 and mention ODT Forum to receive the conference rate of $123/night plus tax, or click here and enter registration code: ODT. The last day to receive the special conference rate is April 18, 2012, so please make your reservations early as rooms and rates are subject to availability.

Holiday Inn
3700 Central Avenue
Memphis TN 38111