Registration & on-campus housing reservation - click here.

Conference Chair:
Hyonny Kim (UCSD)
and Co-Chairs:
Chiara Bisagni (UCSD)
Masamichi Kawai (Univ. Tsukuba)
Ronald Krueger (NIA)

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Conference Location:  UCSD Price Center

Local Visitor Information - San Diego
  Meeting Space Details
  • On the Main Campus of UC San Diego
  • Ample side meeting spaces: lounge areas (indoor & out), cafés and restaurants.
  • Close to San Diego International Airport (SAN) with many direct flights including from major US cities, Tokyo, London. Driving distance is 14 miles / 23 km (15-20 minutes). Supershuttle discount.
  • See: 1) Google Map  2) Campus Map

Getting to UCSD and Around

: parking on campus is by permit only.

(i)     If you are staying OFF-campus, the closest-located parking is the Gilman Parking Structure.  Cost is $16/day (as of 6/20/2014). Park in "V" marked spaces and pay at the self-serve pay station machines located near the stairwell/exits, or step into the parking office located on Russel lane. Alternatively, parking can be found in the Hopkins Parking Structure and various outdoor surface lots. You can park in available green "B" and yellow "S" spaces for $8/day (except Gilman which is $16/day) in lots with self-service Pay Station machines. See black block "P" symbols in Campus Map for lots with Pay Stations.

(ii)   If you are staying in the ON-campus Warren apartments, park in lot P502 (accessed from Voigt Dr. - see Campus Map) in any green "B" space. You need to obtain (complimentary) parking permits upon check in and be sure to display all permits onto your dashboard to avoid being ticketed. DO NOT park in red "A" (faculty) space.

- Price Center Floorplan (conference venue)
- Campus Map
Walking directions from Gilman Parking Structure to the Price Center (conference venue)
Area driving directtions map and walking directions from nearby off-campus hotels

Directions to On-Campus Apartment Check-in

- To get to Warren Apartments, enter "Equality Lane, La Jolla, CA 92093" in your navigation aid. Or provide that address to your taxi driver.  SuperShuttle is recommended if you are not renting a car.  Complementary parking is available for people staying on-campus.
- Check in at Earl's Place.  See location on 
Campus Map and described in Warren Apartment details.

Sheraton Shuttle.  
huttle service to/from the Sheraton La Jolla hotel will be provided Mon-Wed per schedule (note: does not run all day long):
Mon:  7:00a to 9:00a, 6:00p to 8:30p     
Tues:  7:00a to 9:00a, 4:15p to 6:15p   
Wed:  7:00a to 9:00a, 3:30p to 5:30p

Tuesday Banquet Shuttle will be provided for persons staying at both the Sheraton La Jolla and on-campus Warren Apartments. Note that the Birch Aquarium has ample free parking. Address there is: 2300 Expedition Way, La Jolla, CA 92037.  Schedule:
1st buses leave at 5:55 pm from both Sheraton La Jolla and Warren Apartments (on Voigt Dr. @ bus turnout). 2nd round of buses leave at 6:20 pm. Buses will loop until all are at the banquet.

Additional Information (weather, social venues, bus transportation, etc.) -- click here.

Accommodation Information

Arrangements have been made at two locations:
  • Warren Apartments (on-campus, 2-bedroom units).  6 min. walk to Price Center - see map.  Various 3-night/4-day arrangments for one person per room (2 sharing apartment), for two per room (4 sharing), and for occupation of entire apartment (not shared); includes on-campus parking, wifi, and meals*. * Click here for details.