Conference Venue

The conference will be held in the Amphitheater of The Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School.

Located in the New Research Building on the Harvard Medical School campus in Boston, Massachusetts, this modern attractive facility is located in the heart of the Longwood Medical Area and will provide all conference services.


A block of rooms has been reserved for Summit attendees at the Best Western Boston, The Inn at Longwood Medical. Please call the hotel directly to request rates for the Biomedical High Performance Computing Leadership Summit 2010.

  • Best Western Boston, The Inn at Longwood Medical
    342 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115 (Longwood Medical Area)
    Ph: 1-800-GOT-BEST or 1-617-731-4700
    Block of rooms reserved until September 27th
    Distance: closest to HMS Conference Center - 5 minute walk

There are many accommodation options for Summit participants. The following are hotels within good proximity to the Summit event. Please make your own arrangements as far in advance as possible as October is very busy in Boston.

  • The Courtyard Marriot
    40 Webster Street, Brookline, MA 02446 (Coolidge Corner)
    Ph: 1-617-734-1393 or 1-866-296-2296
    Distance: close to HMS -- Less than 1 mile
    The Courtyard Marriot offers free shuttle service to local area hospitals and businesses.

  • Hotel Commonwealth
    500 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02115 (Kenmore Sq.)
    Ph: 1-866-784-4000 or 1-617-933-5000
    Distance: 1.3 miles -- short taxi ride

  • The Liberty Hotel
    215 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114 (Beacon Hill)
    Ph: 1-617-224-4000
    Distance: 3 miles -- 10 minute taxi ride

Air and Ground Transport

Boston Logan International Airport is the closest and most convenient airport to the Summit. Many flights arrive daily from both domestic and international locations. For information on getting to and from Logan International Airport please visit the Massport site.

Manchester-Boston Regional Airport in Manchester, NH and T. F. Green International Airport in Providence, RI are alternate airports. Both are approximately an hour's drive from the Summit venue.

Public parking is at a premium in the Longwood Medical Area. If you plan to drive, the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center offers this list of public parking garages that are within walking distance to its facility.

You may also consider riding the "T" -- Boston's public transportation system. The Longwood Medical stop on the Green Line ("E" train) is the closest to the Summit (less than a 5 minute walk). We recommend using the T's Trip Planner rider tool for directions via subway, commuter rail, or bus.