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Summer 2011 CSG Meeting

The Summer 2011 CSG Workshops and Meeting were held at the University of Minnesota on 15-17 June 2011.

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Walking to the meeting: Walk out the Harvard St entrance of the hotel (near the elevators), turn right, and then right again onto Beacon St. The McNamara Center will be ahead and on the left. Or you can walk out the main entrance of the hotel, turn left, and the left again onto Walnut St; the McNamara Center will be ahead and on your right. Or you can take the tunnel: go up the escalator in the lobby, turn left and walk straight through the glass doors and take the elevator to the Lower Level.

Agenda and Logistics

  • FINAL CSG Meeting agenda (updated 17 June)
  • FINAL Meeting logistics (updated 15 June)
  • Meeting support services
  • List of Attendees (updated 16 June)
  • Traveling to Minneapolis

  • Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)
  • Ground Transportation
  • MapQuest turn-by-turn directions from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport to the Radisson University Hotel
    Note: due to construction on Washington Avenue, I'd recommend exiting MN-55 at MN-35W, then exit on University Ave SE. Turn right on Church St, then an immediate left on Pillsbury Dr, then follow Pillsbury -- it winds around and changes change to Harvard St SE -- and turn left into the hotel just before reaching Washington St, which is blocked.
  • Campus and Local Information

  • East Bank Campus Map (with construction closures)
  • Interactive map of Minnesota's East Bank Campus
  • Minneapolis Convention and Visitor's Association
  • Conference Hotel

  • Radisson University Hotel-Minneapolis, 615 Washington Avenue SE, Minneapolis (612 379-8888)
  • Conference Venue

  • McNamara Alumni Center, 200 Oak Street SE, Minneapolis (612 624 9831)
    Floor plan. A little more detail.
  • CSG Dinners

  • Campus Club, 403 Coffman Memorial Union, 300 Washington Avenue SE, Minneapolis, 612-626-7788 (Wednesday)
    West Wing.
  • The Nicollet Island Inn, 95 Merriam St, Minneapolis, 612 331 1800 (Thursday)
    St. Anthony Room.
  • Meeting Content

  • Jack and Steve
  • Desktop Support Workshop (complete)
  • Mobile Workshop (complete)
  • Research Computing Workshop (complete)
  • CSG Meeting (complete)