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== Location ==
 
== Location ==
  
Boston
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The meeting will be held in the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stata_Center Stata Center] at MIT, at 32 Vassar St, Cambridge, MA, across the river from Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
  
 
== Hotel ==
 
== Hotel ==
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The Kendall and Marriott Cambridge are both an
 
The Kendall and Marriott Cambridge are both an
easy walk from the meeting site, and currently have open rooms.
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easy walk from the meeting site and currently have open rooms.   There is an <a href="http://web.mit.edu/visit/stay.html">MIT hotels page</a>, but a proximity search on the meeting site address will work as wellDo ask for the MIT rate, which is often about 10% cheaper.
Interesting, the rooms are priced quite a bit lower for July 5-8 than
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they are for a time in October when I'm planning a meeting of a
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Although July 4th is a major event in Boston, it is not peak hotel season, and prices are currently reasonable (for Boston), around $200/night.
different groupPeople should also ask for the MIT rate, which might
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be lower than other available rates.
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Revision as of 13:54, 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.

Hotel

The Kendall and Marriott Cambridge are both an easy walk from the meeting site and currently have open rooms. There is an <a href="http://web.mit.edu/visit/stay.html">MIT hotels page</a>, but a proximity search on the meeting site address will work as well. Do ask for the MIT rate, which is often about 10% cheaper.

Although July 4th is a major event in Boston, it is not peak hotel season, and prices are currently reasonable (for Boston), around $200/night.