Timing of the Conference:The conference will start at 9am on Friday, 14 April, and end at 2pm on Sunday, 16 April.
Travel to the University of Pittsburgh:From Pitt International Airport, take the 28X inbound to Oakland. Get off at the Cathedral of Learning, at Bigelow Blvd. The trip costs $2.75 and takes about 1 hour. A cab will cost between $30 and $40 and take about 30 minutes.From the Greyhound and Amtrak stations, take the 61A, 61B, 61C, or 61D inbound from Sixth Ave and Wood St or the 71A, 71B, 71C, or 71D inbound from Smithfield St and Sixth Ave. Get off at the Cathedral of Learning, at Bigelow Blvd. The trip will cost $2.75 and take about 30 minutes. A cab will cost about $10 and take about 10 minutes.Accommodation near the University:Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center100 Lytton AvenuePittsburgh, PA 15213412-682-6200Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place3454 Forbes AvenuePittsburgh, PA 15213412-683-2040Residence Inn Pittsburgh University/Medical Center3896 Bigelow BoulevardPittsburgh, PA 15213412-621-22001-800-331-3131Courtyard by Marriott – Shadyside5308 Liberty AvePittsburgh, PA 15224412 683-31131-800-321-2211Hampton Inn Pittsburgh University / Medical Center3315 Hamlet StreetPittsburgh PA 15213412-681-1000Shadyside Inn Suites5405 Fifth AvenuePittsburgh, PA 15232412-441-44441-800-767-8483SpringHill Suites by Marriott Pittsburgh Bakery Square134 Bakery Square BoulevardPittsburgh, PA 15206412-362-86001-888-236-2427