October 25-29, 2008
PACT07 PACT06 PACT05 PACT04 PACT03 PACT02 PACT01 PACT00 PACT99
If you are looking for
PaCT (Parallel Computing Technologies), please follow this link: PaCT-2007.
The Seventeenth International Conference on
Parallel Architectures and Compilation Techniques (PACT)
Pearson International Airport (YYZ) has direct connections from 180 cities. See
this page for information about the
airport. The Toronto Island Airport (YTZ) also has direct connections to a
few US and Canadian cities (Porter
Your Stay in Toronto: When you book your trip to Toronto, you may want to extend your stay
before or after the conference. See our suggestions
for things to do in and around Toronto.
Getting to Your Hotel:
- By Cab: Taking a cab from the airport to downtown Toronto costs around $50. The rate is
regulated and fixed. More information can be found here.
The hotel is east of the airport, east of Bathurst, west of Yonge, and
south of Bloor.
shuttles will take you from the airport to some downtown locations
including the conference hotel for $18.50. You can also book tickets
online for a discount. Tickets are valid for a period of time and can be
used anytime during that period.
- Public Transit: You can also take public transit
from the airport to any location in Toronto for $2.75 (exact change
- By Car: The hotel is in downtown Toronto
where parking is relatively expensive and often hard to find. Public
transit is readily available and many attractions and restaurants are
within walking distance. Driving directions are available at the conference
Travel Documents: Please check the Visa
New requirements are in place for US citizens crossing the US-Canada border. US
citizens are required to present their passport at the border. More
information can be found here.
For more information, you
can check out the visitor page maintained by Fields Institute: here.