Venue of SIGMETRICS 2020


Boston, Massachusetts, USA
June 8-12, 2020

Local Information


SIGMETRICS 2020 will take place at Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

Northeastern University

Venue Address: 805 Columbus Ave., Boston, MA 02120

Interdisciplinary Science & Engineering Complex

Getting to Northeastern

Northeastern University is centrally located and easily accessible by public transport. The subway T Green E Line (at Northeastern Station) and the Orange Line (at Ruggles Station) stop directly at the university. The Needham, Franklin, and Providence/Stoughton commuter rail lines all stop at Ruggles Station. Numerous buses also stop at Ruggles Station. Finally, Northeastern is walkable from many parts of central Boston, Brookline and Cambridge, and both Uber and Lyft operate within the city.

To navigate on the campus, you can use the campus map that can be downloaded here. ISEC building is marked with the number 83.

Parking on Campus

If you are planning to get to the Northeastern campus by car, you can park (for a parking fee) at the Renaissance Garage. For more details, please check this page.


Method of Reservations

The Inn at Longwood Medical

Reservations for the ACM SIGMETRICS conference will be made by individual attendees directly with The Inn at Longwood Medical’s reservations by calling 1 (800) 468-2378 or (617) 731-4700 and mentioning the booking code or by using the booking link below. The room rate is $259 per night and is valid for the following dates: June 7-13, 2020. The cut-off date for the room rate is May 7, 2020.

Booking Code: NEUA0620

Booking Link: The Inn at Longwood NU ACM SIGMETRICS Conference Booking Link for June 7th to 13th, 2020

The Inn at Longwood Medical is located at 342 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115. Click here to view the location on Google Maps. Guests can take the following bus line to Ruggles Station: 8, 19, 47, CT2, & CT3. They can also walk 10 minutes to the Longwood stop on the Green Line and take the train 2 stops to Northeastern University.

The Colonnade Hotel

Reservations can be made by calling the hotel at 617-424-7000 or 800-962-3030 and mentioning the group “Northeastern University ACM SIGMETRICS”. You can also make a reservation online using the booking link below. The room rate is $349-409 and is valid for the following dates: June 7-12, 2020. The cut-off date for the room rate is May 18, 2020.

Booking Link: The Colonnade NU ACM SIGMETRICS Conference Booking Link for June 7th to 12th, 2020

The Colonnade is located at 120 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02116. Click here to view on Google Maps. It is a 12-minute walk to Northeastern University. You can also take the 39 bus 2 stops from Belvidere St to Northeastern or the E Green line train 2 stops from the Prudential to Northeastern University.

Boston Hotel Buckminster

Reservations can be made by calling the front desk at 617-236-7050 and mentioning the group “Northeastern University” or the group code 100104. The room rate is $169 and is valid for the following dates: June 7-13, 2020. The cut-off date for the room rate is May 7, 2020.

Booking Code: 100104

Hotel Buckminster is located at 645 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02215. Click here to view the location on Google Maps. It is a 25-minute walk to Northeastern. If taking public transit to Northeastern, guests can take the B, C, or D Green line train from Kenmore to Arlington station, then transfer to the E train, and take the train 4 stops to Northeastern University.

City and Travel Tips

Boston is a leading intellectual and entrepreneurial center of the world. Home of world-famous academic institutions, high-technology companies, and hospitals, Boston is an attractive location for academic meetings. The city is a physical repository of American history from colonial to modern times. Built on a human scale, Boston is eminently walkable. Early June is a great time to visit the city, with comfortably warm weather and sunny days.

Boston Skyline

Near Northeastern University

Northeastern sits within the Fenway cultural district, which contains some of the most prestigious cultural institutions in Boston, including the Museum of Fine Arts, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, the Symphony Hall (home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra), the New England Conservatory of Music, the Berklee College of Music, and Huntington Theater. All these institutions are within walking distance from Northeastern's main campus. The university is also within walking distance to the historic districts of Back Bay and South End, including Boston landmarks such as the Commonwealth Avenue Mall, Copley Square, Trinity Church, the Emerald Necklace, the Prudential Center and the Boston Public Library.

Museum of Fine Arts

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum and Boston Symphony Hall

Copley Square and Boston Common


International Flight Connections

Travelling to Boston is convenient. The city is served by the Boston Logan International Airport (BOS), which is adjacent to the city center. There are direct international flights to many destinations, including Amsterdam, Beijing, Cologne, Copenhagen, Doha, Dublin, Dusseldorf, Dubai, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Istanbul, Lisbon, London, Madrid, Manchester, Montreal, Munich, Oslo, Ottawa, Paris, Reykavik, Rome, Shanghai, Tel Aviv, Toronto, Tokyo, and Zurich. Most other destinations are within two flight hops from Boston.

Train Connections

Several Amtrak trains connect Boston to other cities in the United States. The Acela Express and the Northeast Regional train provide direct connection to New Haven, New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C. The major Amtrak train stations in Boston are the Boston North Station (BON), Boston South Station (BOS), and Boston Back Bay Station (BBY). Back Bay is closest to Northeastern, while both Back Bay and North Station are connected to Northeastern via the MBTA subway Orange line.