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The Renaissance Glendale Phoenix Hotel & Spa is the location of the 2016 Algae Biomass Summit. Just steps away from the University of Phoenix Stadium, a multitude of restaurants, shops as well as entertainment options, this full-service conference hotel is the perfect place for the largest algae conference in the world.


Attendees of the 2016 Algae Biomass Summit qualify for a special group rate of $189.00 at the Renaissance Glendale Hotel & Spa!


This special rate is available to Summit attendees for stays between October 22 and October 27. This group rate will be extended three days prior (10/19) and three days after (10/30) based on availability for you to take some extra time and explore Phoenix!


Hurry, you must book by Sept 30, 2016 to get the special rate. 


Click  here to book your group rate for 2016 Algae Biomass Summit 


Phoenix Suns Home Opener

Summit attendees have the opportunity to purchase discounted tickets to the home opening game between the Phoenix Suns and the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday October 26! Click here to buy tickets. Be sure to use promo code: ABO

Air Travel


The Renaissance Glendale Hotel is located approximately 21 miles northwest of Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX). Peak rush-hour times are Monday-Friday, 7:30 am - 9:00 am and 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm. 


Delta Airlines


Delta Airlines is pleased to offer discounted airfare to and from the 2016 Algae Biomass Summit. To take advantage of the discount when booking your Delta Airlines travel, visit the this webpage and scroll down to select the 'Book Your Travel' tile. Enter meeting code NMNPR when prompted. Reservations can also be made by calling Delta Meeting Reservations at 800-328-1111 Mon-Fri 7:00 am - 7:00 pm CST. This discount is only valid for travel to Phoenix, AZ between October 21st and October 27th and for travel from Phoenix, AZ between October 18th and October 30th. 


Southwest Airlines


Southwest Airlines offers an 8% off of Business Select and Anytime fares and 2% off of “Wanna Get Away” fares for travel to the 2016 ABO Summit effective July 1 – October 5, 2016. These are point of sale discounts for travel between October 19, 2016 – October 29, 2016 for ABO attendees.  Go to:, and then to the “Book Travel” tab and enter: 99347695


Airport Transportation


SuperShuttle and ExecuCar Phoenix


The 2016 ABO Summit attendees have a discounted rate of $22.00 one-way and $44.00 round-trip for SuperShuttle ($2.00 one-way discount) and $60.00 round-trip or $65.00 one-way ($5.00 one-way discount) for Execucar.


There are also exclusive vans (non-stop direct vans) that accommodate up to 7 passengers. If you have a group of seven coming in on the same flight, you can share one of these and save money. Upon arrival it is best to wait for each other before approaching the Exclusive van representative as there is limited time for the van to stage at the curb for pickup.


Book online at and enter the ABO discount code of G2VU8 in the box provided. (Compare prices with one-way cab rides at $65.00 - $75.00 one-way). These discounts are valid between October 20-30, 2016. For a $2.00 reservation fee, guests may call directly to SuperShuttle. There is no fee if booking online using the weblink provided. Guests may coordinate sharing ExecuVan Sedans to save even more! This service is non-stop direct to the hotel.


Arrival Instructions for Shared-Ride Van Service

(Note: van may make up to two additional stops before reaching Renaissance Glendale Hotel).

  1. Claim luggage in baggage claim area.
  2. Proceed outside baggage claim area to sign marked “VAN SERVICE”.
  3. A SuperShuttle Representative will arrange SuperShuttle service to your destination. Identify yourself to the SuperShuttle agent/Drive and provide them with your online confirmation number.  

ExecuCar Sedan Instructions:  call ExecuCar dispatch at 602-232-4606 after collecting your luggage to have the sedan pull-up for pick-up.

Departure Instructions for Shared-Ride Van Service

  1. Be five – 10 minutes early in lobby of hotel or ask bell stand where taxi pick-up is located. Inform Bellman or Front Desk of SuperShuttle or ExecuCar arrangements.
  2. Supershuttle will arrive within the 15 minutes of the pick-up time selected when booked online.


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Algae Biomass Summit
October 23 - 26, 2016 | Renaissance Glendale Phoenix Hotel & Spa | Phoenix, AZ

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