80th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium
Registration Information


Advance registration for the 80th ACS Colloid & Surface Science Symposium will open on March 15th. The deadline for advance registration is May 31th. Registration will include breakfast on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday; lunch on Monday and Tuesday; the Opening Reception on Sunday; the Poster Session Reception on Monday, and the Symposium Banquet on Tuesday. Guest tickets for the Symposium Banquet may also be purchased in advance for an additional fee. Attendees are encouraged to register in advance as onsite registration fees are slightly higher.

Registration credentials may be picked up onsite in the lobby area of the Engineering Building near the Exhibition. Registration hours are as follows: Sunday, June 18th from 12:00 Noon to 6:30 PM, Monday, June 19th from 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM, Tuesday, June 20th from 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM, and Wednesday, June 21 from 7:30 AM – 12:00 Noon. Attendees may register via internet, mail, or fax.

Registration Categories Advance Registration Onsite Registration
Member $425 $475
Non-Member $450 $500
Student $150 $175

Cancellations must be submitted in writing by May 19th to receive a full refund and should be submitted by mail or fax. Cancellation requests submitted after May 19th will not be honored.

Housing Information
Housing for the 80th ACS Colloid & Surface Science Symposium will be managed by The Housing Connection. A block of rooms have been reserved at the University of Colorado, Millennium Harvest House, Boulder Outlook (sold out), and the Best Western Boulder Inn (sold out). Rates range from approximately $35.00 - $124.00 excluding taxes and can be reserved here through June 8.

Information regarding changing hotel reservations (pdf)

Parking Information
Commuter parking will be available on the University Campus at lot 436 for a weekly fee of $19.50. Attendees can register for commuter parking when they register for the meeting; however, attendees staying at Kittredge Hall can purchase parking permits at the front desk upon arrival for closer parking near Kittredge Hall. Parking permits will be included in the attendee registration packages which will be available for pickup onsite during the meeting. Attendees who are ONLY picking up their registration materials on Sunday, June 18th can park in lot 436 located near the Engineering Building.

Travel Information

Air: Denver International Airport (DIA) is an international hub for air transportation. It is located 40 miles and less than an hour drive from Boulder. Ground transportation options include the RTD buses, airport shuttles and rental cars.

Train: AMTRAK provides service to Denver’s Union Station. A two block walk with bring you to the RTD’s Market Street Station where there is frequent bus service to Boulder.

Car rental: Both Avis [(800) 331-1600 Meeting Code: B923099] and Hertz [(800) 654-2240 Meeting Code : CV# 02UZ0005] are offering special discounted rates for conference attendees.

Shuttle to/from DIA: Ground transportation is provided on an hourly schedule between Denver International Airport and Boulder by Boulder Supershuttle (Supershuttle flyer (pdf)). A discounted fare of $17 one way or $34 round trip is available by mentioning the Colloid & Surface Symposium.

Bus to/from DIA: Skyride Route AB runs to and from the Denver International Airport to nearby stops at the University of Colorado on Broadway at 16th and 20th Streets. Skyride is located in the East and West Terminals on Level 5, Lane 5. Fares are approximately $10 each way and the travel time is 1 hour to 1 1⁄2 hours. Additional information can be found at http://www.rtd-denver.com.

Taxi: Taxis serving the Boulder/Denver area include: Yellow Cab (303) 777-7777 and Metro Taxi (303) 333-3333.

Boulder Convention and Visitor's Bureau

Additional Travel Information

Campus Map (pdf 2.4 MB)