NMC Summer Conference 2012 > Travel and Lodging

Conference Host
The host for the 2012 NMC Summer Conference in Boston is the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
> Visit the MIT site here.

> Visit the City of Boston site here.

Information links below are from the Greater Boston Convention and Visitors Bureau.
> What To Do in Boston

> Transportation in Boston

Lodging Information
Attendees at the 2012 NMC Summer Conference will stay at the Hyatt Regency Cambridge, Overlooking Boston, where the conference events will take place. The hotel is centrally located in Cambridge, and just across the river from Boston, close to all the great restaurants, shopping, activities and attractions.

Hyatt Regency Cambridge, Overlooking Boston
575 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA 02139-4896
Tel: +1 617 492 1234    Fax: +1 617 491 6906

Special room rates of $189 for single/quad have been secured for 2012 NMC Conference attendees, and include in guest room Internet access. When making your hotel reservation please be sure to mention that you are with the "NMC" or "The New Media Consortium" group to receive the special rate To ensure the special rates and room availability, please make your hotel reservation no later than Tuesday, May 10, 2012.

> Make your hotel reservation online here!

All guests at the Hyatt Regency Cambridge, Overlooking Boston may enjoy the following hotel amenities:

  • 470 renovated sleek guestrooms and 11 suites, Boston skyline and Charles River views
  • Plush Grand Beds/37” flat screen TV/iHome stereo with iPod® docking station
  • Outdoor balconies and patios/deluxe bath with pampering Portico products
  • Pet-friendly
  • 24 hour Business Center/Wi-Fi/Express Check-in Kiosk/Hyatt FastBoard
  • Complimentary Cambridge shuttle Service (select destinations)
  • Concierge/Hyatt E-Concierge/Multilingual Staff
  • Earned AAA's Four Diamond Award
  • Zephyr on the Charles with seasonal outdoor dining terrace
  • Zephyr Friday Night seafood buffet/Zephyr Sunday brunch
  • Zephyr Lounge
  • In-room dining
  • 24 hour StayFitTM gym overlooking the Boston skyline
  • Indoor lap pool with sundeck/sauna/eucalyptus steam rooms
  • Seasonal bike rentals/massage services
  • Walk/jog/bike trails along the Charles River


The closest airline is Boston Logan International Airport, which is located approximately 15 miles from the Hyatt Regency Cambridge, Overlooking Boston.

Covered parking is available for all hotel guests at a discounted rate of $21 per car/per night.

Taxi Cabs
If you need a taxi cab from the airport, there are taxi cabs waiting outside of the baggage claim at the Boston Logan International Airport. Approximate cost is $20 one way.

Driving Directions
> Click here for driving directions to the Hyatt Regency Cambridge, Overlooking Boston.

Rental Cars
Coming soon!

If you have any questions, please contact Nancy Reeves at 512-445-4200 or nancy@nmc.org

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