Local Information


ATVA 2018 will take place on the campus of University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles, California, USA. The tutorials on October 7 will be held in Grace Ford Salvatori Hall (Room 207). The main conference on October 8-10 will be held at the Davidson Conference Center (Vineyard Room).


The Radisson Hotel Los Angeles Midtown is located within walking distance to the conference venue. We are holding a guest room block for conference attendees at $179 per night for October 6-10, 2018. Reservation must be made on or before September 17, 2018.

Please make your reservation either by calling 1 (800) 333-3333 or through the internet by accessing the hotel website. It is important that you specify that you are part of the “ATVA 2018 CONFERENCE GROUP“.


The USC campus is connected to major parts of the city by the LA Metro Rail Lines, and is a 10 miles away from the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). LAX has direct flights to all major cities around the world.

Local attractions include the Staples Center (3 miles), Hollywood Walk of Fame (7 miles), Universal Studios (10 miles), Santa Monica Pier (13 miles), Getty Center (14 miles) and Disneyland Resort (30 miles).