Directions and Implications of Advanced Computing;
Conference on Online Deliberation
Dates and Locations
Be sure to consult the program schedule
for full listing of events.
June 26, 2008
I-school (South Hall) in afternoon. Special presentation with James Fishkin,
"Europe in One Room" at the Berkeley Marina Doubletree Hotel, Buena Yerba Room,
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm.
June 27, 2008
All conference sessions June 27 will take place in
South Hall southeast
of the Main Library (Doe). South Hall is the
home of Berkeley's Information School
Here is a
large map of the
June 28, 2008
Same location as yesterday.
June 29, 2008
On Sunday we are planning an all-day Open Space Session
on a Tools for Participation Agenda. The location has not been
Conference Hotel and Other Accomodations
The Conference Hotel is the
at the Berkeley Marina
It also looks like there are
rooms available on campus, probably in Stern Hall. These rooms would be
less expensive than the hotel rooms.
Berkeley is served by three airports.
The Oakland (OAK) airport is closest to the conference venue.
San Francisco Airport (SFO) is second closest and biggest.
Take BART from airport to Berkeley for $5.95.
San Jose (SJC ) is farthest away. If you can get a good rate on your
ticket you might consider it.
From both the Oakland International Airport and the San
Francisco International Airport, the Conference Hotel or the UC
Berkeley campus can easily be reached via public transportation.
Due to varying schedules throughout the day, it is best to see
Public transportation is a major presence in the Bay Area. For
point-to-point directions utilizing buses, BART (the light-rail
system), shuttles, and other modes of public transportation,
please consult Transit.511.org.
serves several East Bay counties. This bus makes regular stops at the
It's generally warm (but not hot)
in Berkeley in late June.
The average maximum temperature is 75 F (23 C) and the average
minimum temperature is 52 F (11 C).
Berkeley, California, is known for its higher education and cosmopolitan
culture and is the home of social movements, such as the
Movement, as well as innovative technology such as
Unix). The conference hotel is located on the water with a view of
the San Francisco skyline.