Logistical Information

We'll kick off the conference with an evening welcome reception on Sunday June 26, 2016 at Hotel Erwin in Venice.
The AQC 2016 conference scientific program will start at 9am Monday June 27 and end in the evening of Thursday June 30.
The conference dinner will be held Wednesday evening June 29 at The Bungalow, Fairmont Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica.
For more detailed information about the scientific program, please visit the Program page.  

Important Addresses

Hotel Erwin (conference hotel and welcome reception Sunday evening)
1697 Pacific Avenue, Venice, CA 90291, USA

Google Los Angeles (main location of conference Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday)
320 Hampton Drive, Venice, CA 90291, USA 

Feature Parking (if you drive a car to Google Los Angeles, you will need to park here.
It's two blocks from Google, and we'll have spaces available for you at no charge)
110 Navy Street, Venice, CA 90291, USA

The Bungalow at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel (Wednesday evening dinner)
101 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401, USA 

Google Santa Barbara (Thursday quantum hardware lab tour)
6868 Cortona Drive, Goleta, CA 93117, USA




Driving, walking, parking
If you're staying at Hotel Erwin or another place close to the Google Los Angeles office, we recommend you don't rent a car
but instead walk, bike, or take an uber or taxi to Google Los Angeles.
If you do drive a car to the conference, please park two blocks away from Google at Feature Parking. Feature Parking is located at
110 Navy Street, Venice CA. We will have parking spaces available for you there at no charge.  


Hotel Erwin
We have a great conference rate at this hip and beautiful hotel overlooking the Venice Beach Boardwalk.
It's a ten minute walk from Google Los Angeles. To reserve your room, please book through the hotel website 
and you'll see our conference rates with code GOO0626 for the Adiabatic Quantum Computing Conference.



Trip to Google Santa Barbara
Registration is now closed to sign up for the tour of the Google Santa Barbara quantum hardware lab on Thursday June 30.
If you signed up already though, here are the details!
 
First bus and tour: Bus will leave at 9am from Google Los Angeles, will arrive to Google SB around 11am.
You'll get a tour at 11, then eat lunch. Then hop back on the bus back to LA. Arrive back to Google LA around 3:30pm.
Second bus and tour: Bus will leave at 10am from Google Los Angeles, will arrive to Google SB around 12pm.
You'll get a tour at 12, then eat lunch. Then hop back on the bus back to LA. Arrive back to Google LA around 4:30pm.


Some of the Google Quantum AI team’s favorite local restaurants and places:
Oscar’s Cerveteca
Venice Ale House
Chaya Venice
Barrique
Wurstkuche - beer and rattlesnake sausages!
Two very nice high-end restaurants are Gjelina and The Tasting Kitchen and reservations are needed for these spots
The street Abbot Kinney has many restaurants and fun shops - the magazine GQ once called this street “the coolest block in America!”
Venice boardwalk and beach where you can rent bikes and rollerskates
Venice skate park and playground
Santa Monica pier including games, rides, and a great aquarium  
Shopping at Santa Monica’s Third Street Promenade