Hotel Information

Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center
6000 West Osceola Parkway
Kissimmee, FL  34746
Phone:  (407) 586-0000

A discounted rate of $219 per night (plus $20 resort fee and applicable taxes) has been secured for OR Manager Conference participants at the Gaylord Palms.
Reservations can be made online or by calling the Gaylord Palms directly at (407) 586-0000 and referencing the OR Manager Conference/PACU Manager Summit

The deadline to secure the discounted hotel rate is Friday, September 8, 2017 or until the hotel sells out.

Monday, October 2nd, is now sold out at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center. Please use the alternative hotels below:

Alternate Hotels:

Orlando World Center Marriott
8701 World Center Drive
2.4 miles away from the Gaylord Palms
Average Rate:  $249 a night

Wyndham Lake Buena Vista
1850 Hotel Plaza Boulevard
4.3 miles away from the Gaylord Palms
Average Rate:  $229 a night



We have been made aware that certain companies are targeting OR Manager Conference participants to secure your rooms at the Gaylord Palms through them.  Please note that these groups are in no way affiliated with OR Manager Conference and beware of their false claims of having access to hotel rooms in the official OR Manager Conference room block. You will only receive information directly from OR Manager Conference regarding any legitimate housing updates.



The closest airport to the Gaylord Palms is Orlando International Airport (MCO) which is approximately 19.3 miles away.

The hotel doesn’t provide shuttle service to/from the airport, however, arrangements may be made with Mears Transportation by calling (407) 423-5566.

Airline Discounts

Delta Airlines:  Reservations and ticketing is available via  When booking online, select Book a Trip, click on More Search Options and enter the meeting code, NMNZW, in the box provided on the Search Flight page.  Reservations may also be made by calling Delta Meeting reservations at (800) 328-1111 Monday – Friday from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. CDT.  Additional fees may apply.

United Airlines:  Save an additional 3% by booking your own airfare online at  Choose your flight times and access your discount by inserting ZXGB498201 in the Offer Code box.  Or call your travel professional or United Meetings at (800) 426-1122 for reservations.  Refer to Z Code: ZXGB and Agreement Code: 498201.  (A $25 service fee will be collected for all tickets issued through United Meetings Reservation Desk).

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Self-Parking ($22 per day) and Valet ($29 per day) are available onsite at the Gaylord Palms.

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Did you know that OR Manager Conference attendees get discounts to Walt Disney World® events and theme parks?!

Four world-famous Theme Parks, unlimited recreation, world-class shopping, and savory dining will ensure your stay is unforgettable! Whether looking for one-of-a-kind networking opportunities with colleagues, magical vacation experiences with family and friends before or after your meetings and events, or simply finding time to relax and unwind, take advantage of everything Walt Disney World® Resort has to offer.

Walt Disney World® Resort offers something for everyone. Don’t miss your opportunity to spend a few extra days playing on championship golf courses, relaxing at luxurious spas or creating magical Theme Park memories with family and friends. Take advantage of specially priced Theme Park tickets to make the most of your visit.  To see these special Disney Meeting & Convention Ticket Types and Pricing, please Click Here to learn more about the OR Manager Conference rates!

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Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center
Orlando, Florida

October 2-4, 2017

CE Credits
Earn up to 19.0 CEs and 14.75 AEUs through workshops, breakout sessions, and keynotes. Additional credit hours can be earned through poster sessions and exhibitor presentations.


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