Energizing the Future Conference at Wake Forest University

Technology, Policy and Entrepreneurship – A Conference at Wake Forest University on February 10-11, 2010

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Area Accommodations

Courtyard by Marriott


  • 3111 University Parkway, Winston-Salem, NC 27105 (1.2 miles from WFU)
  • Ph: (336) 727-1277, ext. 300Fax: (336) 722-8219
  • Courtyard by Marriott website
  • Use Group Code: ECBECBB
  • Rate: $91 per night for a single king room or a room with two double beds
  • Shuttle service available to and from the conference, by appointment, by Black Tie Transport: (336) 768-5177, at your expense. Taxi service also available.

Residence Inn by Marriott

  • residence_inn7835 North Point Blvd., Winston-Salem, NC 27106 (1.4 miles from WFU)
  • Ph: (336) 759-0777, Fax: (336) 759-9671, Reservations: (800) 331-3131
  • Residence Inn Website
  • Rate: $89 per night for a studio suite (one king bed) and $129 per night for a penthouse suite (two king bedrooms on separate floors) which includes complimentary breakfast and evening social.
  • Taxi service to the conference is available, the front desk will make arrangements for you.

Graylyn International Conference Center

  • graylyn1900 Reynolda Rd., Winston-Salem, NC 27106 (2.75 miles from WFU)
  • Ph: 1-800-472-9596, Fax: (336) 725-5180, Sales: (336) 758-2425
  • Graylyn Website
  • The Graylyn International Conference Center has 98 Guest Rooms and is located just down the road from the Reynolda campus. Rate $184 per night, which includes an Estate Breakfast Buffet.
  • Shuttle service (by Graylyn Shuttle) to the conference is available for $20 one-way.

Hawthorne Inn

  • hawthorne_inn420 High Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101(3.75 miles from WFU)
  • Ph: 1-800-972-3774, (336) 777-3000
  • Hawthorne Inn Website
  • Rate: $72 per night for a guest room that includes a refrigerator and microwave. Rate includes complimentary wireless internet, USA Today newspaper and morning breakfast bar.
  • Taxi service to the conference is available, the front desk will make arrangements for you.

For more information, please email Debra Alty:

Where to Eat!

There is an on-campus food court in Benson Center. Or, for those wishing to walk or drive off-campus:

Big Shotz

Cuisine: American
109 S. Stratford Rd.
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
(4 miles from campus)

Bonefish Grill

Cuisine: American, Seafood
300 S. Stratford Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27103
(3 miles from campus)

Camel City Cafe & Wine Bar

Cuisine: American
401 W 4th St
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
(3.2 miles from campus)

Diamondback Grill

Cuisine: American
753 N. Avalon Rd.
Winston-Salem, NC 27104
(1.7 miles from campus)

Mi Pueblo

Cuisine: Mexican
2905 Reynolda Rd.
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
(1.4 miles from campus)

Milner’s American Southern

Cuisine: American, Seafood
630 N Stratford Rd.
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
(1.8 miles from campus)

Nawab Indian Cuisine

Cuisine: Indian
129 South Stratford Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27104
(2.6 miles from campus)

River Birch Lodge

Cuisine: American
3324 Robinhood Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27109
(3 miles from campus)

Ryan’s Steaks, Chops & Seafood

Cuisine: Steakhouse
719 Coliseum Dr.
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
(1.5 miles from campus)

Simply Yummy

(Lunch Only)
Cuisine: American
122 Reynolda Village
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
(0.4 miles from campus — a short walk)

Sweet Potatoes Restaurant

Cuisine: Southern
529 N Trade St
Winston Salem, NC 27101
(336) 727-4844
(3.5 miles from campus)

Village Tavern

Cuisine: American
102 Reynolda Village
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
(0.4 miles from campus — a short walk)

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