O'Bayes 2022: Objective Bayes Methodology Conference
Department of Statistics, UC Santa Cruz

O'Bayes 2022

University of California Santa Cruz
September 6-10, 2022

The 2022 O'Bayes conference will be held at the University of California, Santa Cruz campus. Most of the conference activities will be at Baskin School of Engineering (606 Engineering Loop, Santa Cruz, CA 95064).


Hampton Inn Santa Cruz West (2424 Mission Street) offers a special rate of $139.00 per night during the week and $259.00 for Friday and Saturday plus tax for the dates of Sept 4 to 11. Please book at this designated link or use the group code 'OBM' for the special rate. Please book before August 24 to receive this special rate (while supply last).
There are also many other hotels and Airbnb in Santa Cruz. All participants are responsible for their own travel arrangements.


Two parking lots are closest to the conference location (link to google map): the Core West Parking Structure and Lot 139.

Parking permits are required in all parking spaces on campus during the weekdays before 8:30 pm. Failing to comply may result in parking citations. Parking permit for the entire duration of the conference can be purchased at the Core West Parking Structure on Sept 6 between 12 pm and 2 pm.

Parking permit and day pass can also be purchased at the UCSC Transportation and Parking Services (TAPS) Sales Office (link to google map), located in the H Barn on the lower campus, from 7:00am–5:00pm, Monday through Friday.

Local transportation

The conference location is accessible by local metro bus. The routes that serve the campus are: 10, 18, 19, and 20. Please check with metro bus website or Google Map for the latest schedule and routes.
For Google Maps or Uber/Lyft, please use the following terms:
  • UCSC Core West Parking (for conference venue parking)
  • Jack Baskin Auditorium (if dropped off at conference venue)