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Meeting Logistics


Here is the logistical information for the Spring 2015 CSG Workshops and Meeting, to be held 13-15 May, 2015 at Penn State University.

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 Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel, 215 Innovation Blvd, State College. You may make your hotel reservation by calling the hotel directly at 1-800-233-7505. or visiting this link. Accommodations at the Penn Stater are at a group rate of $119 for a single room, per night, plus tax. Please be sure to mention our group code "COME15B" to get our group rate. Parking is available adjacent to the hotel at no charge. The cutoff date for hotel reservations is April 12.

Meeting Venue:

We will meet in Room 206 of the Penn Stater Conference Center 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 May 5.

Nearest Airports:

The Penn Stater is about five miles south (one mile as the crow flies) from University Park Airport (UNV). Call for a free shuttle from the Penn Stater when you arrive at the airport. The closest major airports are Pittsburgh International Airport (160 miles west by southwest) and Philadelphia International Airport (200 miles southeast). Driving directions and ground transportation options are on our meeting web page and on the hotel web site.

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 as necessary. Box lunches will be provided at the close of the CSG meeting on Friday.