VENUES

DH2020 will take place at the University of Ottawa and Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. Below is a list of all venues used for the Conference including street address, accessible entrance information, and location of the nearest gender neutral restrooms.

University of Ottawa

Located at 75 Laurier Ave East, the University of Ottawa is on the eastern edge of Ottawa’s downtown core, located between the business district and a historic residential neighborhood. From the airport it costs approximately $45CAD to reach the campus by taxi. Bus 97 from the airport stops at 55 Laurier East (ask for “the Laurier stop”). A taxi from the train station (Via Rail) costs approximately $20CAD. By public transit take Bus 61 (Terry Fox direction) from the train station and get off at Laurier station. The light rail connection to the University of Ottawa will open in December 2019 — more information to follow.

For information about change tables and other washroom-related accessibility at the University of Ottawa please see the Accessibility Hub’s interactive map.

Learning Crossroads (CRX)

Street Address: 100 Louis-Pasteur

Accessible Entrances: on Marie Curie and Jean-Jacques Lussier. For more information see the accessibility and parking maps.

Nearest Gender Neutral Restrooms:110, C244, 310A, 317, 380, C447, C547

University Centre (UCU)

Street Address: 85 University Private

Accessible Entrances: on Jean-Jacques Lussier and the Morisset walkway. For more information see the accessibility and parking maps.

Nearest Gender Neutral Restrooms: 0011, 0012, 010

Tabaret Hall (TBT)

Street Address: 550 Cumberland St

Accessible Entrances: on Laurier and Waller streets. For more information see the accessibility and parking maps.

Nearest Gender Neutral Restrooms: M083B, M083C, N0101C, N1001D, N0121, C208C, C211A, C213D, M282,C364E

Desmarais Hall (DMS)

Street Address: 55 Laurier Avenue East

Accessible Entrance: on Laurier. For more information see the accessibility and parking maps.

Nearest Gender Neutral Restrooms: Tabaret Hall M083B, M083C, N0101C, N1001D, N0121, C208C, C211A, C213D, M282,C364E

Carleton University

The Carleton campus street address is at 1125 Colonel By Drive, but the campus is most easily accessed by car from Bronson Avenue. (Parking map; parking services is located on the ground floor of Robertson Hall and has 15 minute parking just outside if you need to visit the office briefly).

The 15-minute taxi ride from the Ottawa (Via Rail) train station to Carleton University’s Residence Commons costs approximately $15.00. Taxi fare from the Ottawa (Voyageur) bus terminal to Carleton University is approximately $10.00. The taxi ride from the Ottawa Airport to Carleton University’s Residence Commons costs approximately $15.00.

Local OCTranspo routes #4 and #7 (both of which enter the campus) pass within a block of the Ottawa (Voyageur) bus terminal. The o-train service through campus is scheduled to be undergoing construction in July 2020.

Highway 417 runs east/west through the centre of the City of Ottawa. Exit Highway 417 (also called the “Queensway”) at Bronson Avenue. Follow Bronson Avenue south approximately 2 kilometres. The campus entrance will be on the right at the intersection of Bronson and Sunnyside Avenue.

 

 

Campus Map

The campus can be traversed on foot in about 15 to 20 minutes. In inclement weather, the tunnel system can provide direct access to nearly every building, although sometimes by more circuitous routes.

 

Information on all of Carleton’s designated all-inclusive washrooms is on this page.

Alumni Park (outside Robertson Hall)

Nearest Gender Neutral Restroom: Roberston 518A, 518B

Athletics

Street Address:

Accessible Entrance:

Nearest Gender Neutral Restroom: Athletics 2325, 2326; Ice House, 2402.

Canal Building (CB)

Street Address:

Accessible Entrance:

Nearest Gender Neutral Restroom: Architecture 106, 305

Oxbow Park (Park between Nesbitt Biology Building & the Rideau River)

Street Address:

Accessible Entrance:

Nearest Gender Neutral Restroom: Robertson Hall 518A, 518B

Residence Commons (CO)

Street Address:

Accessible Entrance:

Nearest Gender Neutral Restroom: Minto 1020, 1022

Richcraft Hall (River Building – RB)

Street Address:

Accessible Entrance:

Nearest Gender Neutral Restroom: Steacie 145B

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