The Cahill Center



The conference will take place in the Hameetman Auditorium of the Cahill Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics on the Caltech campus in Pasadena.  

  • See the interactive map available on the Caltech website. 

  • We wish to create a safe environment for this meeting in light of the ongoing COVID19 pandemic. By entering Caltech's facilities, visitors attest to being fully vaccinated or having a legal medical exemption. We also request that all attendees be masked while in Hameetmen Auditorium except for when giving a presentation. In other locations of Cahill, masks are optional but still encouraged when not eating or drinking.  
  • Parking is available in the underground California Parking Structure located behind the Cahill building.  For more details, see Parking Info.

  • For lunch, there are on-campus dining options at Browne Dining Hall and Red Door Cafe, or a wide selection of establishments located on Lake Avenue, a short walk away.



There is no conference hotel, but there are a number of lodging choices within a short walk or drive of the campus, including:

Pasadena Hilton

Pasadena Sheraton

Pasadena Hotel

Westin Pasadena

Langham Hotel

Saga Motor Hotel

Howard Johnson Pasadena