The conference hotel will be the Hyatt Rickey's Hotel, which is located just a few miles from downtown Palo Alto and Stanford University. The hotel boasts excellent conference facilities, as well as a heated outdoor pool, a fully equipped exercise facility, and a croquet lawn and putting green. There are numerous nearby restaurants, including the wide selection in downtown Palo Alto.

The conference rates will be $129 plus tax for a single room and $154 plus tax for a double. Information regarding where to call for reservations will be posted shortly. To receive the conference rates, be sure to mention "FOCS 98".


The Hyatt Rickey's Hotel hotel is located 15 miles from San Jose International Airport and 25 miles from San Francisco International Airport. The hotel is easily accessible from either airport by shuttle or by taxi. For shuttles, you are advised to try calling in advance. There are also several car rental locations at both airports and at the hotel.