Participants are kindly requested to arrange for their accommodation individually. There are several ways in which one can procure accommodations:
Arrangements have been made with the University of Pennsylvania’s Office of Hospitality Services to reserve a number of rooms in one of the university’s residence halls. The price for these rooms is $90 a night per person, and they will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis. To make reservations, please use the following link:
For a website listing accommodations in University City (the area immediately around the University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University), see:
Arrangements have also been made with the hotel Club Quarters (1628 Chestnut Street) for a number of rooms at a special, reduced rate for conference attendees. The hotel is located about 20-30 minutes walk from the University of Pennsylvania and one block from both bus and trolley lines to the University. The hotel website is at http://clubquartershotels.com/philadelphia. To book a room at the reduced rate, use this link:
For a list of Bed and Breakfast places in Philadelphia, see:
In addition to the above options, Philadelphia offers a wide range of accommodation possibilities that can be found via various hotel-booking websites (e.g., Expedia.com, Hotels.com, Kayak.com, Orbitz.com, and Priceline.com).