NERC - New England Renaissance Conference


The UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center

The UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center offers a variety of accommodations. The ICC will offer the discounted University rate of $99 to NERC participants, subject to availability. For more details and availability on Friday or Saturday night (Oct. 19-20) please consult their website.

The ICC includes free wireless access throughout; a business center for printing, faxing, and email; a large ballroom for academic talks and a separate indoor/outdoor space for the evening reception; full catering; free and paid parking. 


50 Warren


Tucked inside the UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center is the 50 Warren Restaurant & Lounge.


Enjoy cocktails and small bites in the fireside lounge, or dine overlooking the Pawtucket Canal and Lower Locks in the restaurant!

50 Warren features seasonal menus crafted by Executive Chef Tim Conklin and offers guests a fresh take on classic cuisine. The menu offers a unique dining experience with small plates, hand crafted desserts and a wine and cocktail menu that is sure to please the most critical diner.

"Situated alongside a scenic canal and offering meals with reasonable prices..." - Boston Globe 

Hours of Operation:


Breakfast: 6:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Lunch: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Dinner: 4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Late Night (Bar only): 10:00 p.m. - midnight

Make your reservation by calling 978-934-6950 or make reservations online via Open Table

Get a closer look in the 50 Warren Photo Gallery.

There are a variety of other dining choices in Lowell all within a short walk of the ICC as well.