CanQueue 2017 Conference - Windsor
CanQueue 2017 conference. Windsor, Ontario.
(Friday-Saturday) August 18-19, 2017
To register, please send an e-mail to Dr. M. Hlynka
(firstname.lastname@example.org). If you plan to attend, please send your e-mail by
July 31, 2017. If you intend to present a talk, please
send an abstract and title by August 9, 2017. Earlier Informal messages
that you intend to attend will help with planning.
Welcome to to the website of the 2017 Canadian Queueing Conference.
This conference brings together Canadian (and international) queueing
researchers and students, often from Departments such as mathematics,
statistics, management science, industrial engineereing, computer
science. Presentations are made on completed research studies, or on
currently ongoing work.
For a one page skeleton map of Windsor, see
The University of Windsor is in the upper left corner north east of
Huron Church Rd. and Wyandotte St.
Accommodation: Students (or others on a budget) may wish to try
Canterbury College .
For those coming by car, there is inexpensive accomodation along
Huron Church Road (which is the extension of Highway 401 into
Windsor) heading toward the University. (e.g. Econolodge, Comfort Inn,
and also the better quality Holiday Inn and Hampton
Inn). Downtown hotels include Best Western, TraveLodge.
Best WesternPlus Waterfront (277 Riverside Drive W
Windsor, Ontario N9A 5K4) is quoting a University of Windsor rate of
$115 per night. (3 km walk to university). 519-973-5555 or (800)
780-7234. Also see
Conference Registration fee is be plus $25 for the Friday
evening supper, if desired.
Registration fee will be waived for students and retirees, but the supper
fee still applies.
This CanQueue 2017 website will be updated regularly.
THINGS TO SEE AND DO IN WINDSOR
It has good eating places and concerts.
Windsor Sculpture Garden.
Windsor Art Gallery
Point Pelee National Park.
One hour's drive south of Windsor. The
most southerly point in mainland Canada. (Pelee Island is slightly more
southerly.) A bird watcher's paradise. Leamington, along the way, is the
Tomato capitol of Canada. The number of
greenhouses is incredible.
- The Windsor area is getting to be known for its great
Take a wine tour of the area.
Chimczuk Museum. Windsor Community Museum.
Canada South Science City. Small but nice.
The Canadian Transportation Museum is quite nice, just outside
- Shop at
Windsor Crossing Outlet Mall or at
- Detroit. 5 minutes away across the Ambassador bridge.
Museum, Greenfield Village, Detroit
Art (fifth largest art museum in the USA),
used book store (my
favorite). To cross the border (either direction), you need a passport.
(Enhanced driver's licences may work.)
M. Hlynka (email@example.com)
519-253-3000 (x 3014)