Conference Venue

Hilton PittsburghGrand Pittsburgh Downtown
(formerly Pittsburgh Hilton)
600 Commonwealth Place
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222
United States 
(412) 560-1751

For reservations, please call (412) 560-1751 and tell them you're with DC-2010 to receive the special room rate.

Or use their ONLINE RESERVATION SYSTEM.  Once you have submitted your request online, the hotel will contact you for payment and confirmation.

For reservation assistance, please email

Special Conference Hotel Room Rates
Single/Double: $179 (per room/per night)

Registration code: SAT

Please make your reservations by October 5, 2010 to receive this rate.

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Directions from Pittsburgh International Airport

* Distance from hotel: 17 mi.
* Drive time: 25 min.

Directions: Turn left onto PA-60. PA-60 South will merge into I-279 North. Take I-279 North through the Fort Pitt tunnel. Exit at #6B, Liberty Avenue. At traffic light make a left onto Commonwealth Place. The Hilton is on the right.


Transportation to and from the Airport 
Type  Typical Charge
SuperShuttle $19.00 USD ($34 RT)  see below
Taxi $35.00 - $48.00 

SuperShuttle will provide service for Dublin Core conference attendees at the discounted rate of $19 one way, and $34 round trip from the Pittsburgh International Airport to the Grand Pittsburgh Downtown (formerly the Pittsburgh Hilton). To arrange service, book online @

You will need to put in the discount code of SK8CL to receive the roundtrip discount. When you arrive at Pittsburgh International Airport take the tram to the landside section of the airport, lower level, baggage claim area near the car rental counters. You will see the SuperShuttle desk. Someone is there to help you from 9 AM - midnight daily.

After hours, use the kiosk to print your SuperShuttle boarding pass.