Tourist Information


NY Times (June 2008): '36 hours in Knoxville' (article) +
'weekend in Knoxville' (slideshow)

Things to do near the Conference venue (UTK)

Knoxville visitor's guide (pdf), downtown dining (pdf).
Best of Knoxville: News Sentinel edition - Metropulse edition
Knoxville marathon - on Sun Mar 29, 2009 (i.e. QM09 Student Day).

Oak Ridge

Wikipedia links

Knoxville, Tennessee
ORNL, University of Tennessee, Vanderbilt University


In early April, the daily average minimum and maximum values are around 40 and 65°F respectively (up to around 20°C during the day and down to around 5°C at night).
The forecast can be found at e.g.