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== Hotels ==
 
== Hotels ==
  
The Kendall and Marriott Cambridge are both an
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The Kendall and Marriott Cambridge are both aneasy walk from the meeting site and currently have open rooms.  There is an [http://web.mit.edu/visit/stay.html MIT hotels page], but a proximity search on the meeting site address will work as well.  Do ask for an MIT rate, which is often about 10% cheaper. Fortunately, despite the July 4th celebration, this is not peak tourist season and hotel rooms are about $200/night
easy walk from the meeting site and currently have open rooms.  There is an [http://web.mit.edu/visit/stay.html MIT hotels page], but a proximity search on the meeting site address will work as well.  Do ask for an MIT rate, which is often about 10% cheaper.
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Although 4th is [http://www.july4th.org/2011_Program a major event in Boston], it is not peak hotel season, and prices are currently reasonable (for Boston), around $200/night.  If you don't mind crowds, you might consider arriving in time for the concert and fireworks.
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== July 4th ==
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The American Independence Day, July 4th, is [http://www.july4th.org/2011_Program a major event in Boston].  If you don't mind crowds, you might consider arriving in time for the [http://www.july4th.org/2011_Program concert and fireworks].  On the 4th itself, automobile traffic around MIT and parts of Boston will be horrific; the subway system (the [http://mbta.com/ MBTA] will be crowded but fairly efficient.  By the morning of the 5th, everything will be normal again.
  
 
== Participants ==
 
== Participants ==

Revision as of 15:53, 8 May 2011

Face To Face Meeting 1

Dates

  • Jul 6, 9am-5pm
  • Jul 7: 9am-5pm

Location

The meeting will be held in the Stata Center at MIT, at 32 Vassar St, Cambridge, MA, across the river from Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

Hotels

The Kendall and Marriott Cambridge are both aneasy walk from the meeting site and currently have open rooms. There is an MIT hotels page, but a proximity search on the meeting site address will work as well. Do ask for an MIT rate, which is often about 10% cheaper. Fortunately, despite the July 4th celebration, this is not peak tourist season and hotel rooms are about $200/night

July 4th

The American Independence Day, July 4th, is a major event in Boston. If you don't mind crowds, you might consider arriving in time for the concert and fireworks. On the 4th itself, automobile traffic around MIT and parts of Boston will be horrific; the subway system (the MBTA will be crowded but fairly efficient. By the morning of the 5th, everything will be normal again.

Participants

Please, write your name down if you plan to attend the meeting