The meeting is free to all researchers and the public.  It will be held on the Campus of Northern Illinois University in Cole Hall Room 100.  

Please see below attachment for a Campus Map.


Visitor Parking is available in the NIU Visitor Pay Lot on Carroll Ave. Daily parking is $5. Parking is free after 7pm on Friday until 7:00 am Monday morning.

Parking is complimentary for Holmes Student Center hotel guests. When you arrive, you may park in the temporary hotel parking spots in the bus turn around area off Lucinda on the west side of Holmes Student Center. These hotel spots have a 30 minute limit which will allow you to check in at the front desk and drop off your luggage. The hotel registration desk is located on the main floor (push elevator button M) of the Holmes Student Center at the west end of the building.

Student and faculty parking is available in the C Lot adjacent to Cole Hall, or in the Parking Deck. A current NIU parking pass is required.

Campus Parking Map (pdf)

Directions and Transportation:

Parking/Cole Hall/local map

Directions to DeKalb

NIU Huskie Bus Line

For more information, please visit the Parking Services Website.