Key Dates

  • April 8 – May 12, 2015
    Short Course and Tutorial Abstract Submission
  • May 14 – June 25, 2015
    Concurrent Session Abstract Submission
  • July 1 – August 11, 2015
    Practical Computing Demo Submission
  • July 15 – August 27, 2015
    Poster Abstract Submission
  • October 1, 2015 – January 5, 2016
    Early Registration
  • November 4, 2015 – January 5, 2016
    Abstract Editing
  • January 6 – February 4, 2016
    Regular Registration
  • January 19, 2016
    Housing Deadline
  • February 18 – 20, 2016
    CSP in San Diego


Local Information

The Westin San Diego is located at the heart of San Diego's historic Gaslamp Quarter, with 16 walkable city blocks and more than 100 restaurants, nightclubs, and boutiques.

Downtown Gaslamp Sign. Photo courtesy of Joanne DiBona,

The hotel is also less than a mile from Petco Park. Although the Padres will not be playing in February, tours are offered year round.

Downtown PETCO Park. Photo courtesy of Joanne DiBona,

For a comprehensive list of local attractions, please visit The San Diego Convention & Visitors Bureau.


There are a number of restaurants within walking distance of the hotel.

Travel Information

The closest airport to the Westin San Diego is San Diego International Airport (SAN).

San Diego International Airport

The Westin San Diego provides complimentary daily shuttle service to and from the San Diego International Airport between 6 a.m. and 11 p.m. Once you have collected your luggage, contact the hotel at (619) 239-4500 and one of the operators will give you directions to the pick-up area and an estimated time of arrival. If you wish to take the shuttle to the airport, make arrangements at the luggage desk 24 hours prior to your departure.

Getting Around San Diego

Downtown Trolley 12th St. Station -Courtesy Joanne DiBona,

Taxis, whether the traditional kind or "pedicabs," are readily available. The Red Trolley is a public transit system that offers transportation from the Mexican border through downtown and Mission Valley to parts of the East County. The Old Town Trolley offers a stop just outside the hotel and tours throughout San Diego's Old Town and Coronado Island. See the hotel concierge for details about times and pricing.