General Information for attendees

 

Registration

The registration table will be in the Corwin Plaza at the University Center (UCen) on Friday, and in the Phelps Courtyard on Saturday and Sunday. 

 

Friday Registration Note:  If you do not have time to register before the first session on Friday morning, you are welcome to go to the session and then register during the break or during lunch.

 

Food

Snacks and lunches will be available for all conference attendees in Corwin Plaza at the University Center on Friday before 2:00, and in the Phelps Courtyard after 2:00 pm on Friday and all day on Saturday and Sunday.

 

Book Exhibit

There is a book Exhibit in Phelps 1172.  It will be open on Friday from 2:00-6:00, and on Saturday and Sunday from 8:30-6:00

 

Internet Access:

The University Center is a wireless hotspot.  The login and password will be provided with your conference materials at the conference.

 

A computer lab will also be available for conference attendees in Phelps 3525.  The computers in this lab are all Apple computers. The login and password will be provided in the room and with your conference materials at the conference.

 

Lost and Found

We will keep a lost and found box at the registration table, which will be in Corwin Plaza on Friday, and in the Phelps Courtyard on Saturday and Sunday.  Any unclaimed items that are left after the conference weekend will be turned in the UCSB Lost and Found office.  To contact the office after the conference is over, go to http://police.ucsb.edu/lost.html, call (805) 893-3843 or email jayne.heil@police.ucsb.edu.

 

Transportation

Š      Bus and van location: All buses and vans will drop off and pick up people from the University Plaza Roundabout.

Š      Hotel transportation: Conference transportation will be available in the morning and evening from and to hotels that were listed on the conference hotel page.  Please see our “Conference Shuttle Pick-up Times” page for the hotel transportation schedule.

Š      Mid-day van shuttle:  During the day, there will be limited van service to the conference to hotels that were listed on the conference page.  Vans will leave from the University Plaza Roundabout from 10:30 am – 9:30 pm on Friday and from 10:30 am to 7:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday.  The three conference vans will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Š      On Sunday, there will be limited van service from UCSB to the Santa Barbara Municipal Airport.  The three conference vans will be available on a first-come-first-served basis.  Even though the airport is nearby, please be sure to leave extra time to reach the airport in case a van is not readily available. 

Š      For more information about conference transportation schedules, please see the “Conference Shuttle Pick-up Times” page.  For more information about taxi and bus service, please see the “Taxi and Bus Information” page.

 

If You Have Questions or Need Help

Help is always available at the registration table, which will be in the Corwin Plaza on Friday, and in the Phelps Courtyard on Saturday and Sunday. 

 

Volunteers are also happy to provide directions or help.  They are all wearing leis.