Venue and Hotel

Santa Monica is a beachfront city in western Los Angeles County, California, US. Situated on Santa Monica Bay, it is surrounded on three sides by the city of Los Angeles — Pacific Palisades on the northwest, Brentwood on the north, West Los Angeles on the northeast, Mar Vista on the east, and Venice on the southeast.

The conference will be held at the Double Tree Suites by Hilton, in Santa Monica, California.

Double Tree Suites by Hilton
1707 Fourth Street
Santa Monica, California 90401-3310
USA TEL: 1-310-395-3332


The DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Santa Monica is just six blocks away from the beach and Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is just eight miles away. Access to both UCLA and USC is also convenient with a direct route via the Santa Monica Freeway.

Special room rates for ASYNC participants:

We have reserved a block of rooms at the hotel and encourage all to conference attendees to stay at the hotel. Please call 1-800-222-8733 and refer to the “ASYNC” block to make their individual reservations.

Alternatively, you can use this personalized link for online reservations and use the following information:

Group Name: ASYNC
Group Code: ASY


Check-out: 22-MAY-2013
Hotel Name: DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Santa Monica
Hotel Address: 1707 Fourth Street
Santa Monica, California
Phone Number: 800-222-8733

Activities and Attractions in Los Angeles and Santa Monica

Los Angeles spans many communities across its large footprint, here are a few places to experience while in town. The city has its own tourism site with expansive information located at Discover Los Angeles. Also available are compendiums sites such as Experience LA and LA Tourist which offer suggestions and events for the visitor to the city.

Hollywood Museums

Los Angeles Landmarks/Neighorhoods


Museums in the Los Angeles area


Travel Information

The closest airport to Santa Monica is Los Angeles International (LAX). Domestic travellers can also fly into Bob Hope Airport (BUR). The airports have arrangements for most ground transportation, be it car rental, public transit, taxis, and shuttle services (i.e. Super Shuttle).

Airport Information

Public Transit

Shuttle Bus


Car Rental

Both of the airports have a list of the available car rental business that operate on the premisis. For other additional options, you can check out