Boston University
BU Computing and Data Sciences building. Image source.

The conference events will be held at two locations at Boston University

  • CDS: Computing & Data Sciences Building (665 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215)
    • Parallel sessions
    • Short courses
    • Banquet talk
  • GSU: George Sherman Union (775 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215)
    • Keynote talks and panel
    • Poster sessions
    • Welcome and closing ceremonies

Parking on Campus

Pay-on-entry parking is available on a first-come first-serve basis at the following garages:

  • Warren Towers, 700 Commonwealth Ave (entrance on Hinsdale Mall) – good availability on weekends, but may be limited during the week
  • Agganis Arena, 925 Commonwealth Ave (entrance at back of arena – follow Harry Agganis Way around back) – plenty of availability on all dates

Internet Access

Boston University’s wireless network is available for use by guests visiting the University. Connect to the network called "BU Guest (unencrypted)" from your list of available networks. For more information, visit:


Stay at Boston University (limited availability; first-come first-serve basis): A private bedroom at 10 Buick Street, in a shared apartment. 10 Buick Street is an air-conditioned residence hall located at Boston University. You will share the apartment with others attending the conference. Each shared apartment contains 4 private bedrooms and 2 shared bathrooms.

  • $105.60 per person per night - Private, single-occupancy bedroom in a shared apartment, shared bathroom (4 persons per suite).
  • More information (photos/videos/layout) and booking link:
  • Please contact Boston University Events & Conferences at with any questions.

Nearby hotels: There are several hotels around the conference venue that are also easily accessible via public transit, BU Shuttle or ride sharing apps. Below are some suggested hotels: