Subject: WSDM F2F logistics (v1.0)
Hi, Here are the logistics for the F2F meeting, v1.0. I'm sending it mostly for the hotel information. I'll post updates as soon as I have more information or corrections (needless to say, if there's anything wrong or missing, please tell me). Meeting time: October 20 (Wednesday), noon to October 22 (Friday), noon Dial info: TBD (usual WSDM teleconf number I guess?) Network access: none (bring your USB flash disks...) Location: 1601 Trapelo Road Waltham, MA 02451 Driving Directions: - From the Logan airport: Take Boston I-90 (Mass Pike) and head west. Then take Route 95/128 north, and follow "From points South" below. - From points North: Route 95/128 South to Exit #28, Trapelo Road Belmont/Lincoln. Right off the exit, and quick right onto Tracer Lane / Reservoir Place (silver bldg. with clock visible from Rt. 128.) parking lot. Entrance C to the Concierge Desk. - From points South: Route 95/128 North to Exit #28B, Trapelo Road Belmont/Lincoln. Right off the exit, cross over Rt. 128 and right onto Tracer Lane / Reservoir Place (silver blg. with clock visible from Rt. 128.) parking lot. Entrance C to the Concierge Desk. Recommended Hotels (both at 3 minutes from the place of the meeting): Westin Waltham http://www.starwood.com/westin/search/hotel_detail.html?propertyID=1036 $219 - $309 DoubleTree Waltham http://www.doubletree.com/en/dt/hotels/index.jhtml?ctyhocn=BOSOWDT $239 - $301 For other hotels, try http://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotels-g41880-Waltham_Massachusetts-Hotels.html Lunch will be at the cafeteria in the same building. We will have coffee and refreshments in the room (perhaps not in time for breakfast?). Group dinner: TBD In case of problems (lost, etc) call: - Fred Maciel: 408-309-4304 (cell) - TBD Regards, Fred Maciel.