The 2012 Symposium will be held next to the UC Berkeley campus in Berkeley, California, at the David Brower Center, one block from the Downtown Berkeley BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) Station. Besides BART, the venue is readily accessible by buses.
The nearest airports are Oakland International (OAK) and San Francisco International (SFO) Airports. BART can be taken to the Conference from both airports, as can shuttle buses and taxis. Accommodation is plentiful nearby in Berkeley and also in San Francisco (15 miles distant)..
BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit)
Richmond Bound: Take the Richmond-bound train to the Downtown Berkeley station. Walk south on Shattuck and turn left onto Allston Way. The Brower Center is at 2150 Allston Way.
San Francisco/Fremont Bound: Take either the San Francisco-bound or Fremont-bound train to the Downtown Berkeley station. Transfer stations as directed. Walk south on Shattuck and turn left onto Allston Way. The Brower Center is at 2150 Allston Way.
AC Transit (Alameda County Transit)
AC Transbay (from San Francisco) Lines: F and 800.
AC Transit Lines: 1R, 52L, 1, 7, 9, 15, 18, 19, 51, 65, 67, 79, 604, 605, 851.
Please carpool! There are many garages in downtown Berkeley, including the Oxford Garage just below the Center. Enter on 2161 Kittredge St. between Shattuck and Oxford.
Other garages include the Allston Way Garage at 2061 Allston Way, between Shattuck and Milvia Street.
Bike parking is available in front of the Brower Center and in the underground Oxford Garage.