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Hotels & Travel

Welcome to Wilmington!

Wilmington features an historic downtown riverfront, three beautiful island beaches and North Carolina’s largest boutique convention center on the coast — Wilmington Convention Center.

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The City of Wilmington maintains a large parking deck connected to the convention center. Hourly rates are available with a maximum daily rate of $15.00. The parking deck is open on a 24/7 basis, and credit cards or debit cards are honored when no booth attendant is in the booth. If needed, additional parking can be found two blocks away at 155 Brunswick Street. 

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Event Block Hotels

Please note due to popular demand the event block hotels are currently sold out.  Please use the HOTELMAP link below to reserve your rooms.  HOTELMAP is Techno Security & Digital Forensics Conference’s official online hotel and lodging booking partner. 

HOTELMAP Reservations

Aloft Wilmington at Coastline Center

501 Nutt Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Adjacent to the convention center.

Rate Deadline: Monday, May 6
(3 night minimum required)


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Best Western Plus – Coastline Inn

503 Nutt Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Adjacent to the convention center.

Rate Deadline: Thursday, May 16
(3 night minimum required)


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Embassy Suites – Wilmington River Front

9 Estell Lee Place
Wilmington, NC 28401

Connected to the convention center.

Rate Deadline: Friday, May 3
(3 night minimum required)

$199/night* – Standard View Suite
$219/night* – River View Suite

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Please Note: Other agencies may solicit you to book with these hotels, but to ensure you have a legitimate reservation within the conference hotel blocks, use the housing links provided by Event Management above, or the link within your confirmation provided upon completion of your attendee registration.

*All rates subject to state and local taxes & fees and based on availability.

Conference Historic Downtown Hotel Shuttle

Each morning, Techno event participants have access to a shuttle running a loop between
the following hotels and the Wilmington Convention Center.

Hotel Ballast
Hampton Inn Downtown
Courtyard by Marriott Downtown

Shuttle Schedule 
Tuesday, June 4th             7:00am-10:00am
Wednesday, June 5th       7:30am – 10:30am
Thursday, June 6th            7:30am – 10:30am

Airport Parking Discount

Techno Security & Digital Forensics Conference is partnering with CheapAirportParking to offer you discounted airport parking. To book your airport parking, use this link CheapAirportParking and enter the discount code Techno to receive a $10 discount on your airport parking. 

Local Area Information

Wilmington, NC

Wilmington, NC

Wilmington features an historic downtown riverfront, three beautiful island beaches (Carolina Beach, Kure Beach and Wrightsville Beach) and North Carolina’s largest boutique convention center on the coast. We encourage you to explore what Techno’s new home has to offer.

The heart of Wilmington is concentrated in its lively, walkable river district, which showcases the city’s progressive culture and historic setting. Defined by its rich past and a bright future, Wilmington, NC, is a vibrant riverfront city with timeless character that has preserved its historic places, while fostering an ever-evolving independent spirit. From the charm of its moss-draped, brick-lined historic district to the evolving north-end of its river district, there are new things to discover around every corner.

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Wilmington’s River District alone has over 40 locally owned restaurants and pubs, with cafés and restaurants lining the Riverwalk, Front Street, and beyond. Discover why downtown Wilmington was voted in USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice awards as the “#1 Best Al Fresco Dining Neighborhood.” Follow the Wilmington Ale Trail to find craft breweries and bottle shops or explore new riverfront restaurants featuring rooftop bars along the River District’s north end.

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Air Travel 

Air Travel 

Wilmington International Airport
1740 Airport Blvd., Suite 12
Wilmington, North Carolina 28405

Wilmington International Airport (ILM) serves southeastern North Carolina, with direct nonstop service to 13 cities; Atlanta, Baltimore/Washington, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago/Ohare, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Ft. Lauderdale, New Haven, New York/LaGuardia & Newark, Orlando, Philadelphia, Washington DC/National. The drive from the airport to the convention center is 3.8 miles.

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Delta Flights

Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer special discounts for the Techno Security & Digital Forensics Conference.

Please click here to book your flight or 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: NM2WT
*Please note there is not a service fee for reservations booked and ticketed via our reservation 800 number.

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