2008 Summer Institute Venue
The campus address is:
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093.
This places you next to the Price Center on Google map.
The Atkinson Hall/PFBH Fung Auditorium address is: Voigt Ln & Engineers Ln
La Jolla, CA 92093.
Please try the Google street view to see.
TransportationYellow Cab of San Diego
Reservation: 1 619 234 6161
Cloud 9 Supershuttle
Reservation: 1 800 9 SHUTTLE (1 800 974 8885)
ParkingSuggested parking lots include the Hopkins Drive Parking structure (P354, next to SDSC), P502 (across from Atkinson Hall/Calit2, and P506, P509 (across from EBUII). The Gilman parking structure may also be used, and the parking office is located on the first level there.
Permits may be purchased at the Visitor Centers on North Point Drive, or at the automatic dispensers in the newly completed SDSC Hopkins Drive (P354) parking structure. Parking rates are $7 per day, or $29.50 per week.
Mini-symposium speakers receive reserved parking at the metered area on Equality Lane, next to the Calit2/Atkinson Hall.
Campus Housing (Meals included) Eleanor Roosevelt College Conference Services
The address is:
Pangea Dr. and Scholars Dr. North
La Jolla, CA 92093
Please use the Google Map to see.
All students are staying at the Geneva Hall for the SI 2008. Checkin at the Student Service Center/conference desk (ground level of Pangea Parking Structure) is available 8 am to 12:00 am midnight in person, and through an on-call staff during after hours (phone number is posted at the door). Emergency contact: 858 534 4357 (UCSD Campus Police)
Meals/EateriesCafe Vatanas/Price Center
Breakfast 7:15 - 8:00 am
Lunch 12:15 - 1 pm
Dinner 5:15 - 6 pm
Price Center also has many fast food restaurants. It also has a grocery store The Sunshine Store (closes at 6 pm) in the newly expanded East Wing.ShuttleThere is no campus shuttle during summer.The nearest shopping/movie complex is near Rock Bottom brewery, near La Jolla Village Drive and Via La Jolla Drive. Within 15~30 min walking distance.Local HotelsResidence Inn/Mariott La Jolla is the mini-symposium hotel this year. It's 1.7 miles from the Atkinson Hall.Calit2 Visitor Info page for Hotels in the vicinity
North Torrey Pines Road Vicinity HotelsMini-symposiumCalit2 Building (Atkinson Hall), SDSC/Calit2 Synthesis Center (1st floor, opposite of machine room)
PFBH Hall, Fung Auditorium (Session III) Mini-symposium Lunch and Dessert ReceptionSDSC/Calit2 Synthesis Center, Atkinson Hall, 1st floorOpposite to the machine roomPoster sessionSynthesis Center, Atkinson HallSame as aboveThe training sessions Engineering I, opposite of the Warren Lecture Hall Engineering II, next to the Computer Science & Engineering Building Powell-Focht Bioengineering Hall, facing the Stone BearWeatherdo you really need to ask?weather.comThings to doBeach, Pub, Shopping, Movies, etc. Just google it. Conference DinnerRock Bottom, Restaurant in San DiegoMapsAt the time of 2006 SI , according to Google map, no one could find the new Calit2 Building (Atkinson Hall) and the Computer Science and Engineering Building at the intersection of Engineers Lane and Voigt Lane, instead, you'll only see the PFBH Bioengineering Building. Now check out and compare the maps in the past.
PFBH: Powell-Focht Bioengineering Building
CSE: Computer Science and Engineering
Calit2: California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology
TSRI: The Scripps Research Institute
UCSD: University of California, San Diego