Sep 25 – 27, 2019
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America/Detroit timezone

Travel Information

Location:

The meeting will be held at the W.K. Kellogg Biological Station located on Gull Lake in Hickory Corners, MI; this is near Battle Creek MI. A Google Maps is HERE

IMPORTANT: This is NOT on the main campus of MSU in East Lansing; this is a 1 hour drive from East Lansing.

Details can be found here: http://www.kbs.msu.edu/visit/directions-maps-and-parking/

W.K. Kellogg Biological Station (KBS) 
3700 E. Gull Lake Drive
Hickory Corners, MI 49060


Schedule:

Arrival at the venue is on Tuesday afternoon 24 September, and dinner will be served that evening. The physics session begins 9:00am Wednesday morning. 

The meeting sessions run thru 12:30pm on Friday 27 September, and lunch will be served following the session. 


Lodging & Food:

The Biological Station  is a full-service conference center located on grounds of the historic W.K. Kellogg’s estate. The registration fee of ~$450  (to be finalized) covers lodging, meals, and coffee breaks for the full duration of the meeting (Tuesday dinner to Friday lunch). 


Transportation:

The venue is accessible from 2 major airports, and 2 smaller airports.

For those who do not want to rent a car, we will try to arrange rides/carpools from Detroit Metro Airport (DTW) and Lansing Airport (LAN).

Detroit Metro Airport (DTW)  [2 hr by car]. website
This is the closest major airport.  Car rental is available.  We will work to arrange rides for those who do not want to rent a car.  There is also a bus (Michigan Flyer) to East Lansing every 90 minutes, and we will also try to arrange rides from East Lansing.  Other transportation options here

Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) [3 hr by car]
Transportation options here 

Lansing Airport (LAN) [1 hr by car]   website
This airport is near MSU and a 1 hour drive from the venue.

Kalamazoo Battle Creek (AZO) [30 min by car]
This is a smaller airport close to the venue, but the number of flights is more limited. We can arrange for pickup.