CogSci 2018: Madison
July 25 – July 28th, 2018
The conference will be held at the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, which is located next to the conference hotel. Discounted hotel rooms at the CSS group rate are available to reserve here.
Hilton Madison Monona Terrace
9 E Wilson Street
Madison, WI 53703
The Madison Concourse Hotel is also available, a 12 minute walk from the venue.
INVITATION LETTERS-Request deadline is June 15
GETTING TO MADISON
The closest airport to the Monona Terrace Convention Center is the Dane County Regional Airport (MSN).The three main airport options for traveling to Madison besides Dane County Airport are the Chicago O’Hare (ORD), Chicago Midway (MDW), and the Milwaukee General Mitchell (MKE) airports. All three have good bus connections to Madison.
The main bus shuttle option for traveling from the Chicago airports to Madison is the Van Galder Bus Company (https://www.govangalder.com/). A one-way trip from one of these airports should usually be in the range of ~$30. Buses depart from O’Hare and Midway every 1 – 2 hours.
A good option for traveling from Milwaukee General Mitchell International Airport to Madison is Badger Bus (https://www.badgerbus.com/). Buses usually depart every 2 hours and cost ~$25.
As you approach the city, follow Highway 30 into Madison. Take the “State Capitol” exit off of Highway 30 and you will then be on East Washington Avenue, which leads directly to the Capitol Square.
Take the appropriate exit to Highway 151 going north toward the State Capitol. In Madison, Highway 151 will become South Park Street. Follow Park Street to its conclusion to reach UW-Madison. Or, from Park, take a right onto Johnson Street to reach the State Street/Capitol Square area.
Take the Hwy 12/18 (Beltline) exit to Madison. If you are going to the Alliant Energy Center or Monona Terrace, exit at John Nolen Drive. If you are going to UW-Madison, exit at Park Street and follow north.
Follow Highway 151 toward the State Capitol. You will then be on East Washington Avenue, which leads directly to the Capitol Square.
Take I-90/94 to the Highway 151 exit (Southwest) going toward the State Capitol. You will then be on East Washington Avenue, which leads directly to the Capitol Square.