The University of Tennessee is located in downtown Knoxville, Tennessee, just off I-40 (exit 387). The local airport is McGhee Tyson (TYS), which is about 20-25 minutes by car from the university and downtown Knoxville. Metered taxi fare between the airport and hotel runs about $35.00.
Blocks of hotel rooms at a special conference rates are currently being reserved at two local hotels, please check this website again soon for those rates and information on how to make reservations. Both hotels are an easy 15 minute or less walk to the UT College of Law (conference venue) and to many restaurants, bars, and shops in the downtown and UT campus areas.