Venue & Lodging

The Penn Stater Hotel Conference Center

The Conference Hotel

Catalyst will be held at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel in State College, PA.

The address is:
> Penn Stater
215 Innovation Boulevard
State College, PA 16803

Hyatt Place State College

> Hyatt Place State College
219 West Beaver Avenue
State College, PA 16801

The Hyatt Place in Downtown State College is just one block from the Penn State University campus, only a few steps from dozens of shops and restaurants, and is the site of Wednesday evening’s social event, Clients & Comedy. Shuttle service to the Penn Stater is available.


If you prefer to stay at other hotels in the area, there are plenty of choices. Please visit the visitor’s bureau for lodging options. Due to the location of the Penn Stater, a vehicle is recommended if staying at other hotels.

Getting Around Town

The Penn Stater is only 10 minutes from the University Park Airport (SCE). There are rental cars and taxis available. To arrange for free shuttle service to the Penn Stater from the airport, call 800-233-7505 before your flight. Other hotels also provide shuttle service. Downtown State College offers a variety of restaurants and shops, and is just minutes from the Penn Stater. For information on visiting the area, check out the Central Pennsylvania Convention & Visitors Bureau.