The INFOCOM 2018 Meeting will be held on Saturday, November 11, 2017 in Boston, MA on the campus of Northeastern University.
Schedule for the TPC meeting on November 11
- TPC Breakfast and Registration, 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Venue: Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Center (ISEC) 805 Columbus Ave.
- Opening Plenary Session: 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Venue: ISEC auditorium, Room 102
- Breakout discussion meetings: 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Venue: Various rooms – see assignment below.
- Boxed lunch pickup: 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Venue: Curry Student Center Ballroom
- TPC Dinner: 6:30 pm–9:00 pm
Venue: Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse, 200 Dartmouth St, Boston, MA 02116
It is a mile from campus, we will walk from campus following this map: https://goo.gl/wUvVju
Or, you may take public transportation following these directions: https://goo.gl/1R3EX9
Distance from the Hilton, Back Bay, to Northeastern Campus:
The distance of the hotel to ISEC is 0.9 mile (19 mins of walking time) please use this map for directions: https://goo.gl/i5zYGU
Multiple public transportation options are also available.
Wireless Access on the Northeastern University Campus will be provided during the meeting
Rooms for the meeting on Northeastern University Campus
· Administration: ISEC Building (Northeastern University, 805 Columbus Ave. Boston, MA 02120)
· Breakout rooms for discussions:
Curry Student Center: 318,320, 322, 333, 334, 335, 336,340, 342, 344, 346, 348, 433, 435, 440
Egan Research Center: 206, 306, 406
Snell Engineering: 200
Ell Hall: 410
ISEC 401: TPC Chairs Headquarters.
All the rooms have access to the Internet, and have whiteboards, markers and dry erasers. See campus map for locations of buildings. https://www.northeastern.edu/campusmap/map/
Indicating Your Attendance on EDAS
As a TPC member of INFOCOM 2018, you are strongly encouraged to attend the in-person TPC meeting in order to put together a high-quality technical program.
Hilton Boston Back Bay
40 Dalton St, Boston, MA 02115
This is a booking link for the rooms that are blocked off for the conference: https://secure3.hilton.com/en_US/hi/reservation/book.htm?execution=e1s1
If rooms are filled or you would like more options you can look at the link below for other nearby hotels:
If you missed the deadline for the special INFOCOM rate, there are a number of hotels in proximity of Northeastern, aside of the Hilton Back Bay. At this moment, there is no negotiated rate with these hotel though.
Westin Hotel Copley Place
The Colonnade Hotel
VISA Assistance Letter
The IEEE Communications Society (ComSoC) can provide you with a VISA assistance letter. Please contact Jimmy Le at IEEE ComSoC by email at email@example.com
Things to do in Boston:
If you find yourself coming early or staying after the conference has ended please follow the link to fun activities in the city: https://goo.gl/GTn2Fb
Below are pictures of the ISEC Building, location of the breakfast and plenary session: