Local Arrangements

Pictured: The beautiful fall foliage along Wisconsin’s Jump River via pixabay.

More About Our Host University: UW-Stout

The 50th Annual CPTSC conference will be held on campus at UW-Stout in Menomonie, Wisconsin.

Founded in 1891, UW-Stout is a member of the public Universities of Wisconsin system and enrolls just under 10,000 students per year. It is considered “Wisconsin’s Polytechnic University” with a focused mission to educate students for careers in industry, technology, economics, and other technical fields.

Pictured: Bowman Hall at UW-Stout by Bobak Ha’Eri, used under CC-By-SA-3.0

Google Map of UW-Stout in Menomonie, WI

Travel Planning and Accommodations

Please contact the local conference host, Mitch Ogden (ogdenm@uwstout.edu), with specific travel and planning questions.

Air and Ground Transportation

Menomonie, Wisconsin, is located 1 hour from the Minneapolis-St. Paul International (MSP) Airport with convenient shuttle service (19 trips/day)


  • Block-rate lodging available at the Cobblestone Hotel one block from the conference location.
  • Additional discounted lodging is under negotiation at a nearby hotel.

Local Culture and Activities

Discounted tickets will be available for a Menomonie Theater Guild’s production (title TBA) at the historic Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts