Venue and Travel
This year’s conference is being hosted at South Street Landing at Brown University.
350 Eddy Street
Providence, RI 02903
Take Exit 22A to Downtown Providence. Continue straight on Memorial Boulevard. At the fourth set of lights, turn left onto College Street. At the top of the hill, turn left onto Prospect Street. Take your first right onto Waterman Street. The Stephen Robert ’62 Campus Center will be on your right.
From the East on Interstate 195:
Take Exit 2 to South Main Street and continue for half a mile until the first set of traffic lights. Turn right onto College Street and then left at the top of the hill onto Prospect Street. Take your first right onto Waterman Street. The Stephen Robert ’62 Campus Center will be on your right.
From the Northwest:
Follow Route 146 to I-95 South then follow directions above (from north and south).
Visitors may find parking in Lot 68 Upper, also called the Power Street Parking Garage, located at 111 Power Street. The garage entrance is located at the intersection of Power and Thayer Streets.
The garage has two gate arms which are left open. Please enter in the right lane and exit via the left lane.
The Lot 68 Upper garage contains two pay stations, which are located at the front and rear of the garage. Please locate an empty parking space, purchase your visitor parking permit via a pay station and place your receipt permit on your vehicle dashboard.
ADA Visitor Parking
Brown maintains visitor spaces that meet ADA standards for accessibility in Lot 65, which is located on the south side of Benevolent Street between Thayer and Brook streets. Any valid state ADA placard may be used in any ADA space in the lot to park for FREE.
If Lot 68 Upper is full, visitors may find metered parking on the streets in and around campus. Metered parking costs 25 cents for every 12 minutes. Metered spaces allow for a maximum 2-hour parking.
Please pay close attention to on-street signs marked for Brown-specific spaces. These spaces are reserved for Brown employees only and require a specific Brown daytime employee parking permit. Visitors cannot park in these spaces. Cars parked in these spaces without Brown employee parking permits may be ticketed and/or towed at the owner's expense.
There are many hotels and hostels nearby, catering to all budgets. Some suggestions are below, but we recommend that you use a search engine such as booking.com, Trivago or Airbnb to find accommodation that best suits your needs.
Unfortunately, we are unable to offer assistance with accommodation booking.