All talks will be held in Bachelor Hall (on the southeast corner of Patterson Ave. and 73), at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. A campus map is available here (note that north points to the right in this map). Bachelor Hall is item 10 in the map.


The closest airports are Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) and Dayton International Airport (DAY), both of which are about 1 hour away from Miami University by car. If you anticipate needing a ride to or from the airport, please indicate this while registering.



A block of rooms have been reserved at Etheridge Hall, which is approximately 15 minutes from the conference site and 15 minutes from the uptown area of Oxford, by foot. The rooms are single, with one private bathroom / shower per group of three rooms, and a common living room / kitchen per group of 10 to 15 people. They have air conditioning. The rooms are free (for GPOTS participants).

If you would like to stay at one of the dormitories for the duration of the conference, please indicate so while registering.


There are several hotels in Oxford, including

All are within walking distance of at most 20 minutes from the conference site. We may not be able to reimburse all hotel costs, but we expect to be able to cover $46 / night (the cost of a dorm).

In addition to these hotels, some rooms are available at Hueston Woods Lodge. Please be aware, however, that Hueston Woods is about 15 minutes from the conference location, by car.