Logistics

Carnegie Foundation HQ in Stanford, CA

Date

December 2–4, 2015

Location

Carnegie Foundation
Stanford, CA

WORKSHOP LOCATION

The Improvement Science in Practice Workshop will be held at the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching located in Stanford, California. The workshop begins the morning of Wednesday, December 2, and concludes on Friday, December 4, at 5 pm.

Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching
51 Vista Lane
Stanford, CA 94305
(650) 566-5100

There is no public parking at Carnegie Foundation. Local participants should plan to park at the Crowne Plaza Cabaña Palo Alto and take the daily Carnegie-arranged shuttles to the workshop location (see Hotel Parking and Ground Transportation sections below).

HOTEL RESERVATIONS – GROUP RATE CUT-OFF IS SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2015

A block of rooms has been reserved for workshop participants at the Crowne Plaza Cabaña Palo Alto at the group rate of $265 single/double, plus 14% tax and $1.34 room charge per night. Check-in is 3pm and check-out is 12 noon.

Please make your hotel reservation no later than Sunday, November 8, 2015. The discounted group rate will not be available after that date, or when the room block sells out, whichever is sooner. The group rate is valid December 1 to December 4, 2015.

Crowne Plaza Cabaña Palo Alto
4290 El Camino Real,
Palo Alto, CA 94306
650.857.0787
www.cabanapaloalto.com

$265 single/double, plus 14% tax and $1.34 room charge per night

Room Reservations (by phone or online)
  • Contact the hotel directly at 888.422.2264 and provide the group code, CF2, or
  • Make your reservation online at the hotel’s website and enter CF2 as the Group Code in the reservations page
Hotel Parking

Overnight self-parking is $12 per vehicle
Valet parking is $15 per vehicle
Day parking is complimentary

GROUND TRANSPORTATION

Participants must make their own transportation arrangements between the airport and the hotel on their arrival and departure dates. Ground transportation information can be found in the airport web sites below. Carnegie Foundation will arrange for transportation between the hotel and the foundation’s offices on the days of the workshop.

LOCAL AIRPORTS

The two closest airports to Stanford are San Francisco International Airport/SFO (26 miles) and Mineta San Jose International Airport/SJC (18 miles). Ground transportation information can be found in the airport web sites below.