STAR Collaboration Meeting

2018-01-24 08:00
2018-01-28 19:00
America/Los Angeles
from Wednesday, 24 January 2018 to Monday, 29 January 2018
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Conference organizing committee information :  
Conference duration: 5 days

1) Registration


Deadline: January 12th, 2018 at 4:00pm (PST)

Complete and submit the registration form (click on the link above) before the deadline date. Once you've submitted the form, your name will be added to the list of participants for this meeting. Your site access will be emailed to you on January 17th.

If you have any questions, contact Lady Bonifacio at

Registration fee: $160  (Non-student and student, onsite payment, CASH Only)

Registration fee includes

  • AM / PM Refreshments
  • Lunches for Saturday and Sunday
  • Reception on Wednesday, January 24th
  • Banquet on Saturday, January 27th

Click here for registered participant list (last updated 2018-01-10, 9am PST).

2) Russian Citizens and Visitors born in Russia , please Complete this FORM

Deadline for this Request: November 20

ALL RUSSIAN CITIZENS and visitors born in Russia (except for those who are currently US citizens) are required to fill out this form NO LATER THAN November 20. Additional forms may be required and will be emailed to you for completion. Invitation Letters will be emailed after LBNL Site Access has completed the vetting process and has approved your request. This may take up to 4 business weeks.

3) Invitation Letters

If you need an Invitation Letter complete out this FORM
Request for Invitation letters must be submitted NO LATER than December 8.
You will receive your invitation letter once your request has been approved.

4) Lodging

Please book your accommodations at the following recommended Lodging Hotels

LBNL Lab Guest House:
*Call directly to make your room reservation.
Nightly Rate: $140

Off-Site Hotel Options: In order to get the Berkeley Lab rate, you need to call and mention that you are a guest of the lab.

Downtown Berkeley Inn
Nightly Rate: $109 + tax 

Sens Hotel (previously called The French Hotel)
(510) 548-9930
Nightly Rate: $161 + tax

Graduate Berkeley (previously called Durant Hotel)
(510) 845-8981
Nightly Rate: $206.50 + tax

Hotel Shattuck Plaza
(510) 845-7300
Nightly Rate: $211.00 + tax

5) Things To Know


  • Map and directions to the Lab
  • Lab shuttle information
    • Shuttle / Site Access Pass will be emailed to you. Please indicate your choice in the registration page.
    • The downtown shuttle bus stop is at the corner of Center St. & Shattuck Ave., in front of the Bank of America branch. Please take the Blue Uphill shuttle and get off at either the stop B65 (to Building 59) or the stop B50/51/70 (to Building 50, 70).
    • Please be prepared to show a valid picture ID: When you see the shuttle bus approaching WAVE AT THE DRIVER so the driver knows you want to board the bus (shuttles share bus stops with other transit agencies) 
  • Driving to the Lab
    • You can retrieve a parking pass at the LBNL Blackberry Gate and Strawberry gate. Please bring a valid photo ID to show at the gate.
    • Parking is first come first serve and is very limited due to constructions around the lab.
  • Lab map


Local restaurants


6) Contacts

  • Lady Bonifacio,  Email:, Tel: 510-486-4974 (Office)

Local Organizers:     

  • Xin Dong,  Email:,  Tel:  510-486-4121 (Office), 510-837-9554 (Cell)
  • Ernst Sichtermann,  Email:,  Tel:  510-486-5401 (Office)
  • Nu Xu,  Email:,  Tel: 510-495-2951 (Office)