The workshop will be held at the Hilton Sonoma, 3555 Round Barn Blvd., Santa Rosa, California 95403 USA (Northern California), ph. 707-523-7555.

All lectures will be held in the Nagasawa Ballroom near the restaurant.

If you are hoping to complete lodging on site, know that LODGING IS NOW SOLD OUT SEPTEMBER 22 - 24, 2017. If you need to start your stay during this period of time, there are several lodging options nearby. Click here for two good hotels within walking distance.

To attempt to book within the Hilton block of rooms, please email Tara at the hotel directly: to see if she can help in getting you in.

Group name is: Advances in Polyolefins 2017 - Polymer Chemistry

Group code is: POLY


Transportation to and from the Airport

SANTA ROSA/SONOMA COUNTY AIRPORT: This airport is a short taxi ride (7-10 min) to the hotel. Plan to spend $30.00.

Use Sonoma County Airport Express service Their reservation info, fares and schedule are located at the following website


As you exit baggage claim, walk across the lane of traffic to the center pillars - the pillar is painted blue and marked "Airporters."
International Terminal pickup is located at the Arrivals Level, outside Customs in the outer roadway center island at the "Airporters" zone.

Go to Ground Transportation Center platform marked "4D Scheduled Buses." The location is directly outside Baggage Claim across four lanes of traffic between the two terminals.

RENTAL - There are rental car services at all airports mentioned above. Consider getting a car if you desire to get out and see the area. Attractions within walking distance are limited.

Hilton Sonoma Wine Country hotel is nestled in the heart of wine country on 13 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds of California, with panoramic views of the beautiful Santa Rosa Valley. Just an hour north of San Francisco and centrally located to over 140 world class Sonoma County wineries including Kendall Jackson Winery and E&J Gallo Winery, the Sonoma Hilton is perfect for your next wine tasting adventure in California.  Hilton Sonoma Wine Country hotel of California is centrally located to the Charles Schultz Museum, Armstrong Redwoods, Sonoma's Pacific Coastline, Safari West Animal Reserve, Sonoma State University and the Luther Burbank Gardens. You will also find an incredible variety of Sonoma's famous spas, golf courses, shopping and restaurants all close by.