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Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas. Image Credit: Dallas Convention Center

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center

 
SC18 will take place at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in the Convention Center District of downtown Dallas.

The convention center is located just 30 minutes from Dallas/Fort Worth International (DFN) airport and seven minutes from Dallas Love Field (DAL) airport, with several public transportation options readily available. Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) has a light rail station at the convention center, and a free D-Link shuttle bus to area shopping and entertainment.

SC18’s Texas home features 4,000 hotel rooms within walking distance, including 1,100 at the adjacent Omni Dallas Hotel.

Maps, floor plans, and detailed information about the convention center will be available soon.
 

Accessibility

 
To help you navigate the SC Conference and enjoy your visit, the following resources will be available at SC18:

  • Accessible registration desk
  • Accessible routes (ramps, elevators, etc.)
  • Accessible and gender-neutral toilets
  • First-aid stations
  • Parents Room
  • Quiet Room
  • Wheelchair-designated seating

 

Requesting Assistance

 
If you have any requests to improve your access to the conference we are happy to discuss them with you. During registration, you can provide information on your specific need.

The SC Conference is committed to making reasonable adjustments (e.g., providing interpreters) whenever possible. Please contact us [link to:sc-inclusivity@info.supercomputing.org ] to discuss your requirements.
 

Quiet Room

 
A quiet room is a physical space where conversation and interaction are not allowed, where attendees can go for quiet time, prayer, meditation, or similar activities.

SC18 Quiet Room room location will be available soon.

Quiet Room Hours:

Sunday, 8 am–6 pm
Monday, 8 am–9 pm
Tuesday, 8 am–7 pm
Wednesday, 8 am–7 pm
Thursday, 8 am–6 pm
Friday, 8 am–noon
 

ADA Compliant

 
The Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas is ADA compliant, providing accommodations such as, but not limited to: wheelchair lifts, elevator standards, door width standards, and accessible restrooms, entrances, and elevators. Additionally, the convention center has Automatic External Defibrillators (AEDs) strategically placed throughout the building.
 

Additional Information

 
The following are available for all conference attendees:

  • Lost and found
  • Coat and bag check
  • Security
  • Information booths