Workshop on Persistent Homology for Biosciences
October 18, 2014, East Lansing, USA
Additional travel information to and around Michigan State University (transportation services, detailed campus maps, driving directions, parking, etc.) can be found here.
DRIVING DIRECTIONS TO MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY:
Lansing Capital City Airport You can fly directly to Lansing Capital City Airport. Prices vary and may be less, more or the same as the price of flying into Detroit Metro, so check on-line or with your travel agent. The advantage of arriving in Lansing is the short drive across town to East Lansing, Michigan State University and the hotels.
Driving Instructions from Lansing Airport to MSU As you leave the airport, cross railroad tracks and turn right onto Grand River Avenue. Travel west (0.4 miles) to Waverly Road. Turn left and travel south (3.4 miles) to I-496 East. Travel east (5 miles) to Trowbridge Road (exit 9) and continue east (1.0 miles) to MSU
Detroit Metropolitan Airport Flying into Detroit Metropolitan Airport sometimes offers more convenient flights than flying into Lansing. However you will need to rent a car or take a shuttle to reach Michigan State University. All national car rental agencies are present at Detroit Metro. It is an 80 mile, 1.5 hr drive from Detroit Airport to Michigan State University. Regular bus service is available and transportation can be arranged through Golden Limousine (1-800-300-5151) or Michigan Flyer.
Driving Instructions from Detroit Metro Airport to Kellogg Center Take I-94 West as you leave Detroit Metro Airport. Proceed approximately 3 miles and take Exit 194; merge onto I-275 North. Proceed for approximately 12 miles; follow signs for I-96 West (left lane exit). Proceed for approximately 65 miles west on I-96 to northbound US-127 (exit 106); proceed north on US-127 (3.1 miles) to Trowbridge Road exit. Travel east (0.5 miles) to Harrison Road. Turn left and travel North approximately 1 mile. Kellogg Center is on the right and Brody Complex is on the left.
Red arrows indicate location of sleeping accomodations
Red X indicates road closure on Farm Lane south fo Wilson Road to Mt. Hope Rd.
Campus Parking on Friday afternoon Parking on campus for the Friday afternoon session, will require a campus parking permit until 6:00 PM. On the registration form indicate whether or not you will need a parking permit.