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    STAR Collaboration Meeting 15-20 August 2016
    Ohio State University, Columbus Ohio

    We welcome you to Ohio State University for the STAR Collaboration Meeting

    Program committee: Helen Caines (Chair), Ernst Schtermann, Mike Lisa, Alex Jentsch, Xin Dong, Prithwish Trebedy, Frank Geurts, Jana Bielcikova, Shusu Shi, Jim Drachenberg, Rongrong Ma, Jerome Lauret.

    Local Contacts: Mike Lisa, John Campbell



    Please register for the meeting here.

    Registration details



    Note: in addition to booking your room, you must also register for the meeting.



    Visitors arriving by air should fly in to Port Columubus International Airport (CMH). A taxi from the airport to the campus area and surrounding hotels will cost $22-$28.

    The Campus Area Bus Service (CABS) is a free transit service provided by The Ohio State University Transportation. It can be useful for getting around campus and nearby areas.

    City busses (COTA) can be used for travel off campus. If you are staying near High Street, the #2 bus will take you right to campus. Local and crosstown fares are $2. Day passes may be purchased on the bus for $4.50. Exact change only.

    There are two parking garages that you may use: the Tuttle Park Place garage and the Lane Avenue garage. The cost is $11.50 per day.


    Local information

    Check out experiencecolumbus.com for recommendations for restaurants, events, etc. around Columbus.

    OSU offers free wifi to guests. Simply sign on to the WIFI@OSU wireless network.

    An interactive mape of OSU's campus may be found here.

    Please note that OSU is a smoke-free campus. Smoking is not permitted anywhere on OSU grounds.

    Mike Lisa: lisa.1@osu.edu