W3C Advisory Board Meeting 2018-08 Cambridge
The W3C AB will be meeting in Cambridge, MA, USA
- MIT Ray and Maria Stata Center
32 Vassar St., Bldg. 32, Rm. 882 (8th fl.),
Cambridge, MA 02139 - USA
- Meeting Agenda (member-only link)
Meeting Site Details
We are meeting at MIT: Map
MIT Ray and Maria Stata Center - (corner of Main and Vassar Streets) 32 Vassar Street, Bldg. 32, Rm. 882 Hewlett Conference Room (8th fl.) Cambridge, MA 02139
Enter the building from Main and Vassar Street. Take the first right, and elevators will be on the right.
Take a left off the elevator. Room 882 is at the end of the hall.
Travel to from Meeting Site
Boston Logan International Airport is the closest international airport to the meeting venue, approximately 5 miles from the Airport.
Directions to MIT.
Transport to from Airport
- Taxis are plentiful at the airport. An estimated one way fare from the airport to the hotel will range between $30-$40 depending on traffic. During non-rush hour, the ride from the airport will take approximately 20-30 minutes.
- Rental Cars:
- Boston Logan has eight rental car companies operating at the airport including: Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National, and Thrifty.
Ask for MIT rates when making reservations. There are a limited number of rooms at the MIT rate. Hotels are listed from near to far from Stata Center.
Cambridge Center Residence Inn: 5 minute walk 6 Cambridge Center Cambridge, MA 02142 Phone: 617.349.0700 Fax: 617.547.8504 Toll Free Reservations: 800.331.3131 MIT rate: $269 http://cwp.marriott.com/boscb/mit2016/
Features: Fully equipped kitchen in every suite; free internet access; free daily hot breakfast buffet; complimentary evening reception 2 evenings per week offering light dinner
Kendall Hotel: 5 minute walk 350 Main Street Cambridge, MA 02142 Phone: 617.577.1300 Fax: 617.577.1377 MIT rate: $244 http://www.kendallhotel.com
Features: 5 food voucher at the Black Sheep Restaurant; full American breakfast buffet; free Internet access; pass to Fitcorp; hosted reception (Mon-Thurs) in the rooftop retreat
Visit www.kendallhotel.com -->Select Reservations Tab-->Select Reservations Wizard-->Select Stay Dates of Guest-->Under the Promotional Rate, enter MIT--> MIT Pricing Will Appear If the MIT rate is sold out, discounted MIT pricing will appear next to the available room types and you will need to select the discounted rate and proceed with the booking.
Cambridge Marriott: 5 minute walk Two Cambridge Center Cambridge, MA 02142 Phone: (617) 494-6600 Toll Free: (800) 228-9290 MIT rate: $315 Email: email@example.com http://cwp.marriott.com/boscb/mit2016/
Sonesta Hotel: 1.2 mile walk (20 minutes) with limited shuttle service; reservation required; across from Galleria Mall 40 Edwin H Land Boulevard Cambridge, MA 02142 Phone: (617) 515-3390 MIT rate: Price varies -- MIT discount is 15% off the best available rate Deluxe Rooms +$50 Executive Suite +$100 http://www.sonesta.com/
Enter RSHB40ELBMIT in the “Promo Code” box or contact the hotel directly For additional hotels through MIT, see https://vpf.mit.edu/site/sourcing_procurement/smartbuy/products_and_services/categories/ and select Hotels - Cambridge and Greater Boston.
- join Webex meeting: @@
- IRC access at irc.w3.org; port 6665; channel #ab or Web interface to IRC
|Name (org)||Food prefs||Arrive date||Depart date||Hotel||Flight info||Notes|
|Tantek Çelik (Mozilla)||pescetarian, no goat cheese||2018-08-05 16:15 landing||2018-08-09 11:10 takeoff||Courtyard Marriott||UA 768 / UA 477||@t|
|Tzviya Siegman (Wiley)||kosher||2018-08-06||2018-08-08||Hyatt Regency Cambridge||Amtrak||@TzviyaSiegman|
|Florian Rivoal (Invited Expert)||omnivore||2018-08-06 8pm landing||2018-08-08 10pm takeoff||https://www.booking.com/hotel/us/buckminster.en-gb.html||DY7149–DY7150||@frivoal|
|David Singer (Apple)||Omnivore||2018-08-06 19:30 landing||2018-08-09 11:00 takeoff||Irving House||UA 1865 / Delta 761||@daithesong (inactive)|
|Chaals||I don't like watermelon|
|Mike Champion (Microsoft)||Omnivore||YYYY-MM-DD||YYYY-MM-DD|
|Judy Zhu (Alibaba)|
|Ralph Swick (W3C)||no red meat|
|Chris Wilson (Google)||omnivore||2018-08-06 23:30 landing||2018-08-09 7:00 takeoff||Cambridge Marriott||Alaska||@cwilso|
|Natasha Rooney (GSMA)||Omnivore (but prefers not to eat meat)||2018-08-06 17:30 landing||2018-08-08 22:00 takeoff||VS 3670 / VS 12||@thisnatasha|
|Jay Kishigami (NTT)||omnivore||2018-08-06 21:01 landing||2018-08-09 9:47 takeoff||Courtyard Boston Cambridge||UA2261 / UA525|
Let's consider remote participation for folks who can't be there in person but can still participate during the over IRC and hopefully teleconference bridge.
|Name (org)||Available start datetime||Available end datetime||Timezone||Notes|
Please feel free to add any questions for the organizer here.