The workshop technical sessions will be held on the campus of
Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas in Room 2005 of the
Emerging Technologies Building (ETB).
College Station is
- about 90 miles northwest of Houston
(1.5 hours driving from IAH, Houston's Intercontinental airport),
- about 110 miles east of Austin
(2 hours driving from AUS, Austin's airport), and
- about 180 miles south of Dallas
(3 hours driving from DFW, the Dallas/Fort Worth airport).
A block of hotel rooms has been reserved for workshop attendees at
a local hotel, Residence Inn Marriott.
Please contact us
if you would like to reserve a room in the block.
College Station's Easterwood airport (airport code CLL, actually on the
Texas A&M campus) is serviced by United Airlines (ExpressJet) and American Eagle either
from Houston (airport code IAH, 20 minute flight) or Dallas
(airport code DFW, 40 minute flight).
Driving Directions to Texas A&M from Austin, Dallas and Houston can be found on the links below.
The Emerging Technologies Building (ETB)
where the workshop will take place is located at the corner
of University Drive and Bizzell Street.
A pretty good interactive map of campus can be found
There are many options for visitor parking on campus.
The nearest visitor parking is in the
North Side Parking Garage.
For more parking information, visit the
Transportation Services Visitor Parking page.
Taxis from College Station's Easterwood airport (CLL):
From Easterwood airport (CLL), there are taxis parked in front of
the Mckenzie Terminal. The cost of a taxi is around $15 from the airport
to the hotel, and a bit less to the ETB building.
To get more information on ground transportation services from CLL,
please follow this link.
Ground Shuttle between College Station and Houston Airports (IAH and HOB)
There is a ground shuttle between College Station's
Easterwood airport and IAH, Houston's Intercontinental Airport,
and HOU, Houston's Hobby Airport.
It is approximately $30 one-way.
For an extra charge, they can pick you up or drop you elsewhere in the
College Station area. Reservations can be made on-line or by phone.