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Revision as of 11:15, 4 December 2012


December 10-13, 2012.

  • Start time: 9am December 10
  • End time: 5pm December 13




Meeting will be held at Stanford University.

Maps & Parking

Stanford University maps

Campus Shuttle (Marguerite)

Free campus shuttle from downtown Palo Alto is available. The Palo Alto Train Station is the closest stop to the Cardinal Hotel. There are two routes that work X (counter-clockwise) and Y (clockwise) around the campus.

A variety of maps for the Marguerite Shuttle are available.

Realtime Shuttle Bus Service. The Stanford Marguerite Shuttle is free.

Lodging Information

Five hotels are within a 15-20 minute walk to the meeting venue. Ordered below by price per night, lowest to highest.

  1. Hotel California
  2. Cardinal Hotel
  3. Stanford Terrace Inn
  4. Sheraton Palo Alto Hotel
  5. Westin Palo Alto


These airports are both convenient to Palo Alto. There is public transit from the airports. A taxi will be expensive but there are shared vans for much less cost.


Name Organization Hotel Name Vegetarian (Y/N)
Rama Balakrishnan SGD (Stanford University) - Y
Mike Cherry SGD (Stanford University) - N
Paul Thomas USC - N
Suzi Lewis LBL TBD N
Donghui Li TAIR (Carnegie) - N
Eva Huala TAIR (Carnegie) - N
Brenley McIntosh EcoliWiki/PortEco not sure yet N
Ranjana Kishore WormBase/Caltech Cardinal Y
Pascale Gaudet dictybase/CALIPHO Cardinal N
Li Ni MGI (The Jackson Laboratory) Cardinal N