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Meeting Logistics


Here is the logistical information for the January 2015 CSG Workshops and Meeting, to be held 14-16 January, 2015 at the University of California, Berkeley.

As usual, you will need to register separately for rooms at the conference hotel as well as for the meeting, and to make your own travel arrangements as explained below.

Conference Hotel:

Our conference hotel is the Hotel Shattuck Plaza Berkeley, 2086 Allston Way, Berkeley. You may make your hotel reservation by calling the hotel directly at 866-466-9199. Accommodations at the Shattuck are at a group rate of $175 for a single or double room, per night, plus tax. Please be sure to mention "Common Solutions Group" to get our group rate. Parking is available at the Kittredge and Allston Way public parking garages adjacent to the hotel for $20 plus tax per night. The cutoff date for hotel reservations is December 22.

Meeting Venue:

We will meet in the Crystal Ballroom of the Shattuck Hotel.

Meeting Registration:

Please visit the URL given in the initial meeting notice to register for the meeting and make your entree selections for the group dinners. The cut-off date for meeting registration is January 5.

Nearest Airports:

The Shattuck is about 15 miles north of Oakland International Airport (OAK) and about 25 miles northeast of San Francisco International Airport (SFO). The hotel is easily reachable by BART from both airports. Driving directions and ground transportation options are on our meeting web page and on the hotel website (mouse over the bar labeled Location at the bottom).

Conference Meals:

Full breakfast and break services will be provided for Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Group lunches and dinners will be provided on Wednesday and Thursday. Transportation will be provided between the hotel and the group dinners. Box lunches will be provided at the close of the CSG meeting on Friday.