On behalf of the CHARGE Research Steering Committee and Meeting Planning Committee, we are pleased to provide details for the CHARGE Investigator meeting at the Seattle Waterfront Marriott.
The main Congress sessions and most working group meetings will take place Thursday and Friday, October 13 and 14, 2022. On Thursday evening, we will hold the poster reception at the Seattle Aquarium, including admission to the venue and a light dinner. The AI/ML in Biomedicine pre-conference workshop on Wednesday, October 12 is open to all registered attendees.
:: Conference Information ::
2100 Alaskan Way
Seattle, Washington 98121
There are several garages near the Conference Hotel. The closest is in the World Trade Center West garage (2200 Alaskan Way, Seattle, WA 98121). Rates vary depending upon length of stay. Valet parking at the hotel is available at rate of $55 per day.
Thursday Evening Poster Reception:
The poster reception at the Seattle Aquarium, includes admission to the venue and a light dinner. Doors open at 6:30.
When you enter the Aquarium, there will be a CHARGE staff member at the entrance to direct you to the poster board area. You will have between 6:30 and 7:00 pm to hang your poster. The poster session runs from 6:30 to 9:15 pm. You will need to remove your poster immediately after the end of the session.
For all investigators to explore the Aquarium and enjoy the dinner options, the poster session will take place in two waves.
Even Numbered Posters: 7:00pm to 7:45pm
Odd Numbered Posters: 7:45pm to 8:30pm
Seattle Aquarium Walking Directions:
1483 Alaskan Way Pier 59, Seattle, WA 98101
The safety of CHARGE attendees is our top priority. At present, we expect that the following will apply to our meeting:
All attendees must show proof of vaccination to enter the meeting spaces
All attendees must wear face masks except when eating and drinking
All attendees must test (PCR or antigen) prior to entering the meeting
Note: Masks and rapid antigen tests are available at the registration desk.
Meeting Registration through the University of Washington.
Full conference registration (Oct 13 and 14): $ $535 after August 31
One-day registration (Oct. 13 or 14): $320 after August 31)
Registration includes breakfast, lunch, snacks, and coffee on the selected day(s), as well as a light dinner and admission to the Seattle Aquarium for Thursday evening’s private poster presentation.
Note: the site will first ask each user to sign-up for an IRIS account with their name and e-mail before proceeding to register for the meeting
Conference Wifi Password: CHARGESea2022
Informal Wednesday Evening Social Activity
Meet up with other investigators at Old Stove Brewing (in Pike Place Market: 1901 Western Ave, Seattle, WA 98101) for a casual gathering shortly after the workshop. Meet in the hotel lobby at 5:45 to walk over or join us there at 6:00 pm.
:: Nearby Restaurants and Places to See ::
Restaurants, Breweries, and Bars
Anthony’s (across the street): 2201 Alaskan Way, Seattle, WA 98121
Aerlume: 2003 Western Ave Suite C, Seattle, WA 98121
The Pink Door (in the Pike Place Market): 1919 Post Alley, Seattle, WA 98101
Le Pichet: 1933 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98101
Matt’s in the Market (in the Pike Place Market): 94 Pike St #32, Seattle, WA 98101
Umi Sake House: 2230 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98121
Radiator Whiskey: 94 Pike St Ste 30, Seattle, WA
Zig Zag Cafe:1501 Western Ave Ste 202, Seattle, WA 98101
Jarrbar: 1432 Western Ave, Seattle, WA
Old Stove Brewing (in Pike Place Market): 1901 Western Ave, Seattle, WA 98101
Pike Brewing Company: (in Pike Place Market) 1415 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98101
Cloudburst Brewing: 2116 Western Ave, Seattle, WA 98121 (pint-size taproom)
Rachel’s Ginger Beer: 1530 Post Alley, Seattle, WA 98101 (handcraft ginger beer; mules on tap)
Bathtub Gin & Co: 2205 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121 (it’s a hidden speakeasy)
Jupiter Bar: 2126 2nd Ave Suite A, Seattle, WA 98121 (retro pinball - grungy in a good way)
Navy Strength: 2505 2nd Ave #102, Seattle, WA 98121 (tiki-esque)
Pike Place Market
Olympic Sculpture Park
Myrtle Edwards Park
Space Needle (obvious, and $$$)