hotel and travel

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Boston Marriott Cambridge Hotel

Participants will be staying at Boston Cambridge Marriott in Cambridge, MA. The Institute provides three nights lodging with an arrival date of July 8 and departure date of July 11. If you would like to extend your stay at the conference hotel, please contact us for rates and availability at 781-449-4010 x101.

Participants will be staying in their own individual room at the Boston Marriott Cambridge which is located at 50 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02142. This hotel is situated adjacent MIT campus and adjacent to the Kendall Square "T" stop.  For more information on the hotel, click here.

MIT Brain and Cognitive Sciences Complex
The workshop and breakfasts and lunches will take place at the Stata Center (Building 32) on the MIT campus which is part of the MIT Brain and Cognitive Science Complex. The Stata Center is located at 32 Vassar Street and a 5 minute walk from the Boston Marriott Cambridge and the Kendall Square "T" stop. 


By Air:

For greatest convenience, we recommend making reservations with Boston Logan International (BOS) as your final destination. Logan is approx. 5 miles from the Marriott and MIT.

The Marriott does not have it's own airport shuttle but refers guests to services such as GoBoston Shuttle, Easy Transportation Inc., or Day & Knight Transportation. Shuttle services charge anywhere from $25-$35 per person and may depart from the airport every 15 to 30 minutes. GoBoston Shuttle can be reached at 1-(888)-437-4379. Easy Transportation Inc. can be reached at (617) 869-7760. Day & Knight Transportation can be reached at (617) 771-2497. It is recommended to reserve in advance. Check for current rates.

By Train:

Amtrak terminals are located in Boston. South Station is the recommended station for easy transfer access to the Marriott Hotel via the MBTA Red Line, from South Station to Kendall/MIT. The Kendall/MIT station is located across the street from the hotel.

By Car:

The Marriott and MIT are easily accessible from highway US-93.


Valet parking is available at The Marriott. Guests of the hotel can valet park at the rate of $47 per day. This rate also includes unlimited in/out privileges. (Attendees who are not staying at the hotel but driving in daily can self-park at the hotel at the rate of $43 per day. There are no in/out privileges.)