The 25th Magnetic Recording Conference

August 11-13, 2014



University of California, Berkeley

California, USA

 

    

 
 
 

 

Access to the conference site

 

The conference will be held at Sibley Auditorium in the Bechtel Engineering Center at the University of California, Berkeley campus.

Bechtel Engineering Center

Conference Venue

Campus Map - High-Definition map

Railway Access Map

Bay Area Rapid Trasit (BART) Map

 

Railway Access Map

From Downtown San Francisco

  1. Depending on which BART station is closer to you (Embarcadero or Montgomery or Powell), walk to the station and take the train (Red Line) going to Richmond or the Yellow Line toward Pittsburg/Bay Point. In the latter case you need to transfer at the 19th street station to the Orange Line bound for Richmond.
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  3. While on the train going to Richmond, exit at "Downtown Berkeley" station.
  4. From Downtown Berkeley, you have 3 options to get to Bechtel Engineering Center. Option 1 is to take the "P" shuttle going to Campus then get off at "Hearst Mining Circle" marked on your map above, walk to Bechtel Engineering Center marked in the red circle. The "P" shuttle runs every 12 minutes.
  5. Option 2 would be taking shuttle "H" going to "Hearst Mining Circle", exit there and walk to Bechtel Engineering Center shown in the map above.
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  7. Option 3 is to walk from Downtown Berkeley to Bechtel Engineering Center (10-15 minutes walk). Click on High-Def map link above and follow the red walking path to the Center. You can download the map onto your smart phone or print it.
  8. Once you have located the building (as shown in picture above), you will find Sibley auditorium on the lower floor. You should see signs directing you to the right path.
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From San Francisco Airport

  1. San Francisco airport is marked on your BART map as (SFO). Take the Yellow Line going to Pittsburg/Bay Point. Transfer at 19th street, then take the Orange line going to Richmond.
  2. While on the train going to Richmond, exit at "Downtown Berkeley" station.
  3. Follow steps 4 to 6 above to get to Bechtel Engineering Center.
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From Oakland Airport

  1. Oakland airport is marked on your BART map as (OAK).
  2. After landing in OAK, take the shuttle "Air BART" going to the Coliseum/Oakland Airport BART station.
  3. Take The Richmond train (Orange Line).
  4. While on the train going to Richmond, exit at "Downtown Berkeley" station.
  5. Follow steps 4 to 6 to get to Bechtel Engineering Center.

Driving directions to Berkeley and parking info

Driving to Berkeley from South (San Jose/Oakland):

  1. Take Highway 880 North going to Oakland.
  2. When arriving at I-80 near Oakland, take I-80 East going to Sacramento.
  3. Continue driving on I-80 E till you arrive at Berkeley, then exit at University Ave.
  4. Continue driving on University till you reach Oxford Street (follow the blue line on the map above).
  5. To go to "Lower Hearst" parking structure (which has 72 public parking spaces) marked on your Hi-Def map above by letter "P". Its also marked on your "Parking Map" below. take left on Oxford st and then take a right on Hearst Ave.
    Take a half left on LeConte Ave., then take a right on Scenic Ave. 1875 Scenic Ave.
    Please note that only Level 2 of "Lower Hearst" parking structure is available for public parking. Pay at the machine and display your permit on the dash to avoid tickets. The cost for a whole day parking permit is $18.

Driving to Berkeley from South (San Francisco Airport SFO):


  1. Take Highway 101 going North to San Fransico city.
  2. Keep driving North till you reach Highway I-80 East ramp.
  3. Take I-80 East going to Oakland/Bay Bridge.
  4. When you pass Bay Bridge, keep left and continue going on I-80 East to Sacramento till you arrive at Berkeley. Exit at University Ave. and follow the above directions from 4 to 6 (Blue line on map above).

Download Parking Map here.

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