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Conferences : Strong-Motion Workshop : Venue

Strong-Motion Workshop

Venue Information

• Location
Marriott Oakland City Center
1001 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607

The hotel is conveniently located in the heart of downtown Oakland and is connected to the Oakland Convention Center. There’s easy access to the entire Bay Area via BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) system, which has a station just across the street from the Marriott. the 12th Street City Center station.

>> Click here for directions to the Oakland Marriott


• Room Reservations

To make a room reservation call The Marriott reservation line at 800-228-9290 and request the special CUREE room block rate of $109 (exclusive of tax).

>> Please Note: Do not call. Room block closed Friday, September 29, 2006


• Hotel Parking
The hotel only offers valet parking which is available at the prevailing rate, currently this is 6 to 24 hours at $26.00. The Civic Center garage next to the Marriot has parking at $15 per day.


• Airport Transportation/BART Transportation

The closet airport to the Marriott is the Oakland International Airport (OAK), the next closest is the San Francisco International Airport (SFO). Both airports are accessible by BART. Take the Oakland Airport Bart Shuttle ($2.00)—exact change required) from the airport, which leaves from the baggage claim area every 20 minutes to the Coliseum BART Station. At the Coliseum BART Station, take the Richmond BART train ($1.25) to the 12th Street City Center Station downtown Oakland . Take the 11th Street steps from the 12th Street BART Station and you will come out facing the Oakland Marriott City Center Hotel.

>> http://www.bart.gov/guide/airport/oak.asp


From the San Francisco Airport, you can access the BART Station at Level 3 of the International Terminal. The station has two entrances, a “walk in” entrance on Level 3 and another accessible from “Air Train,” the airport's shuttle train that connects various airport terminals. From the SFO BART station take the Pittsburg/Bay Point train ($5.25) to 12th Street City Center Station in Oakland. Take the 11th Street steps from the 11th Street BART station and you will come out facing the Oakland Marriott City Center Hotel.

>> http://www.bart.gov/guide/airport/sfo.asp


• Directions To The Marriott Oakland City Center

>> Click here for directions to the Oakland Marriott


Questions?

If you have questions regarding the Strong-motion Workshop, please contact curee [at] curee.org


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