The Ninth Workshop on the Economics of Information Security (WEIS 2010)

Harvard University, USA

June 7-8, 2010

Travel Information

Conference Venue:

School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS) Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Sunday Reception June 6:

Maxwell Dworkin Building
SEAS, Harvard University
33 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Conference Venue and Registration
June 7-8:

Northwest Building
SEAS, Harvard University
52 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02138


From Logan Airport

By subway (the "T") -- Take the SILVER Line to South Station (actually a bus that stops outside each terminal). Switch to the RED LINE outbound (toward ALEWIFE), go six stops and get off at HARVARD. The subway ride from Logan Airport takes approximately 45 minutes. The fare is $2.00 each way -- you should purchase a CharlieTicket from the kiosk in the Airport.

By taxi - The ride to Harvard Square takes about 20-30 minutes, depending on traffic, and costs about $40.

Map of conference venue, hotel, banquet and subway

Click here for a printable map of the conference venue, hotel, banquet and subway

Interactive Map:

View directions in a larger, interactive map.


Traffic around Harvard is terrible. We encourage all attendees who are not staying at nearby hotels to use public transportation. If you do decide to drive, you may purchase a parking pass in advance to park at a garage adjacent to the Northwest building.

Visitor Parking at Harvard-Online Registration Instructions for 52 Oxford:

  1. 1. Go to link:
  2. 2. On left click on link for "Online Tools".
  3. 3. One-Day Online Permit.
  4. 4. On right on blue box click on red "visitor".
  5. 5. Click on "Click here to register" box.
  6. 6. Create username, password, and fill out personal profile including department (SEAS) and department code (2006).
  7. 7. Select 52 Oxford lot, affiliation as "event participant" as well as underneath putting "SEAS".  For permit date, can simultaneously select as many dates as you want while holding down "shift" key.  Then fill in plate # and state.  Then click "Add Parking Permit" *Note that if you select consecutive days you can leave car overnight*.
  8. 8. Click "Check out" and "I Agree".
  9. 9. Click "Complete Order".
  10. 10. Either login and pay with PayPal or fill out all the billing information, review order and continue (if you do not already have a PayPal account).

If you have any questions, please contact [email protected].

WEIS is co-located with the 11th ACM Conference on Electronic Commerce, June 9-11.