All oral sessions locate in 112 Walker Building
Coffee breaks at Myers Weather Center and Room 627 at 6th floor, Walker Building
Posters will be on the wall of 6th floor, Walker Building
Monday afternoon BBQ at Sunset Park
Guest wifi available in Walker Building: attwifi
Upload your talk on the conference room computer before the session begins
125 South Atherton Street, State College, PA 16801
Please fill out the Reservation form
Group reservation code: gravity wave
Reservations: $90 per night plus applicable taxes; $10 extra for double occupancy: 30 King Rooms and 30 Double Rooms are reserved. Attendees are responsible for making their own hotel arrangements. Attendees can book the room 1 day before and 1 day after the event dates. Free cancellation if in emergency 24-h in advance before arriving
Nearby hotels: Days Inn, about 10-min walk to the Atherton Hotel. We got a group price from Days Inn, the deadline for reservation is April 25th, please email meeting assistant for more information.
The Nittany Lion Inn of the Pennsylvania State University, about 10-min walk to the Atherton Hotel.
Registration fee: There is no registration fee for this symposium.
Location and Transportation
The parking in the Atherton Hotel is $8/day.
Conference location on Penn State Campus: 112 Walker Building, University park, PA 16802
Local climate: Temperature range in May: 50℉ - 70℉ (~ 10℃ - ~20℃).
1. If you arrive at University Park Airport (SCE), you can call the front desk of the Atherton Hotel to schedule free shuttle service. Phone number is +1(814) 231-2100, then press 0. About 15 minutes waiting time.
2. If you decide to fly to a bigger city and drive to State College, there are some options:
1.5-hour-drive: Harrisburg International Airport (MDT)
3-hour-drive: Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT), Baltimore–Washington International Airport (BWI)
4-hour-drive: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD), New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).
Rental car services are usually in/near the airport. Make the rental car reservation before your arrival.