Sponsored by the North American Society for Social Philosophy
This Year's Conference Theme: Food
July 11-July 13, 2013
275 Mount Carmel Ave.
Registration, banquet, and university housing payments can be made here.
All presenters at the conference are asked to become members of the North American Society for Social Philosophy (NASSP) in order to appear on the program. All attending are encouraged to join the NASSP and sign up for Social Philosophy Today, which will include papers from this year's conference. NASSP membership can be purchased or renewed on the NASSP website.
Friday Evening Banquet
The conference will host a banquet on the evening of Friday, July 12. Guests are welcome. If you wish to attend the banquet please register by July 1 in order to ensure your place. The banquet cost is $35 per attendee.
Below is a list of area hotels in which rooms have been blocked for the nights of July 10, 11, 12 and 13. You will need to contact these hotels by phone to book your room at the conference rate. Daily shuttle service will be provided to and from Quinnipiac for the convenience of conference attendees.
Hotels in Hamden and North Haven (Near to Quinnipiac)
The Clarion Hotel & Suites
2260 Whitney Avenue
Hamden, CT 06518
A conference rate of $103.99 per night is available if reservations are made on or before June 19. Please refer to the "NASSP Conference at Quinnipiac University" when booking your reservation to receive the conference rate.
The Holiday Inn
201 Washington Ave
North Haven, CT 06473
A conference rate of $95 per night is available if reservations are made on or before June 19. Please refer to the "NASSP Quinnipiac University Philosophy Conference" when booking your reservation to receive the conference rate.
Hotels in New Haven
For those who prefer to stay in New Haven, we have arranged special rates for conference delegates at the following hotels:
The Study at Yale
1157 Chapel St
New Haven CT, 06511
A conference rate ranging from $169-189 per night, depending on the desired room, is available if reservations are made on or before June 11. Please refer to the "NASSP Quinnipiac University Philosophy Conference" when booking your reservation to receive the conference rate.
The Omni New Haven Hotel at Yale
155 Temple St.
New Haven, CT 06510
A conference rate of $169 per night is available if reservations are made on or before June 19. Please refer to the "NASSP Philosophy Conference at Quinnipiac" when booking your reservation to receive the conference rate.
It is possible to stay in University housing on the Mount Carmel Campus where the conference sessions will be held. All residence hall accommodations are in apartments for six people, with one shared bathroom and three 2-person bedrooms. You have the option to share a room with one other person or occupy a double room independently.
Shared room: $18 per night
Double room: $36 per night
Please note that you will need to bring your own pillow, sheets, blanket and towels if staying in University housing.
Parking, Shuttle Service and Public Transit
Quinnipiac University will have plenty of free parking during the summer months.
Daily shuttle service will be available at each of the participating hotels to and from Quinnipiac's campus for conference attendees in need of transportation.
Quinnipiac University's Mount Carmel Campus is accessible via CT Transit. View the J bus weekday and weekend schedules between Mount Carmel and New Haven.
Directions and Maps
*Note: Information below will help conference participants navigate to the university upon arrival from Bradley International Airport and Union Station in New Haven
From Bradley International Airport
- Taxi information: http://www.bradleyairport.com/Transport/taxi.aspx --Taxi rates from Bradley run between $108-$120 depending on local destinations.
- Rental car information: http://www.bradleyairport.com/Transport/rental.aspx.
- Limo service information: http://www.bradleyairport.com/Transport/limo.aspx.
It is also possible to travel via Go Shuttle Direct: https://goairportshuttle.com/reservations.
From Union Station in New Haven
Bus Information: http://cttransit.com/ -- Union Station provides free weekday shuttles to the New Haven Green at Chapel St. in New Haven. From the Green, buses are available on the JW line to the corner of Whitney and Mount Carmel Ave., which is just a quarter mile walk from the University campus.
Metro Taxi Information: http://www.metrotaxict.com/rates.htm -- 203-777-7777. Taxis from the train station to Hamden will cost about $30-40.
Conference fees including registration and banquet fees are non-refundable.
If you have any questions or concerns when registering, please contact Alison Schroeder at firstname.lastname@example.org and she will be happy to assist you.