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Lodging & Conference Site



Hosted at Mohegan Sun

The casino resort, owned by the Mohegan Tribe and situated on sovereign tribal territory, is the East Coast’s premier meeting destination. The conference will take place in Mohegan Sun’s expansive Convention Center, which offers eighteen meeting rooms, a spacious ballroom, and additional gathering areas. The Convention Center offers complimentary Wi-Fi access, and meeting rooms are equipped for multi-media presentations.

Conference participants may reserve rooms in the resort’s 1,200-room luxury Mohegan Sun Hotel and Spa. With over thirty restaurants and dining facilities at the casino resort, conference participants will find a wide selection of dining options at a variety of price points.



Hotel reservations may be made at Mohegan Sun. Please use this link to reserve rooms at the special negotiated rate for the NAISA 2012 conference.


Overflow Accommodations

NAISA has reserved additional rooms at nearby hotels. The block cutoff date at these hotels is May 12. The overflow hotels include:


  • Hyatt Place 2049 Norwich New London Turnpike
    Uncasville, CT 06382
    Conference rate: $89/night with 15% tax, June 3 – 6, 2012 (Group #G-NAIS)

    The Hyatt offers a complimentary shuttle to and from Mohegan Sun Casino: Sunday, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 a.m.; Monday – Thursday, 4:00 p.m. -12:00 a.m.; Friday, 4:00 – 2:00 a.m.; and Saturday, 10:00 a.m. every half hour on the half hour

  • Microtel Inn & Suite1954 Norwich New London Turnpike
    Uncasville, CT 06382
    Conference rate: $67/night with 15% tax, June 3 – 6, 2012

    Free shuttle to Mohegan Sun Casino. To make reservations, you must call the hotel directly for the negotiated rate and say you are booking under the NAISA block.
  • Best Western Cristata Inn 2255 Norwich New London Turnpike
    Uncasville, CT 06382
    860-848-0660 or 1-888-863-7847
    Conference rate: $79.99 plus 15% tax, June 3-6, 2012

    Complimentary limousine service to Mohegan Sun. Guests must make their own reservations by calling Best Western Cristata Inn. Identify yourself as a member of the NAISA group.

Questions? Email the Executive Host Committee

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