3DPVT 2006
Third International Symposium on 3D Data Processing, Visualization and Transmission

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
June 14-16, 2006
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Technical Program


Call for Papers

Call for Demos

Paper Submission


Conference Site


Franklin street

Conference Site

3D PVT will be held between the 14th and 16th of June 2006 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The oral presentations will be held in Carroll Hall and the posters and demos in Sitterson Hall (Dept. of Computer Science). Both buildings can be seen in this map. All buildings are marked in this image. The address at Sitterson Hall is 201 S. Columbia St, Chapel Hill, NC 27514.


The main hotel of the conference is the Carolina Inn.
Student housing will be available in the Old East dorm.
Both are literally across the street from the conference locations. Click here to see all four buildings.

Please visit the registration page to reserve rooms in the Carolina Inn or Old East.

The following are other hotels in the area. If you plan to rent a car, make sure to make parking reservations. See below for instructions.

Hotel Phone Rates* Notes
Siena Hotel
1505 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill
(919) 929-4000 $195 Limited Availability; Call ASAP.
Walking distance to Downtown.
5-10 min taxi ride to UNC
Sheraton Chapel Hill Hotel
One Europa Dr., Chapel Hill
(919) 968-4900 $119.00 / $124.00 / $179.00 Complimentary shuttle bus to
UNC by request 7am-8pm

Holiday Inn
1301 N. Fordham Blvd., Chapel Hill
(919) 929-2171 / (800) 465-4329 $89.00 Complimentary shuttle bus to
UNC on the hour M-F 7am-8pm;
Call for return shuttle service.
Hampton Inn & Suites
6137 Farrington Rd., Chapel Hill
(919) 403-8700 / (800) 426-7866   One of the newest hotels in town.
Complimentary breakfast served;
Shuttle service upon request.
Holiday Inn Express
6119 Farrington Rd., Chapel Hill
(919) 489-7555 / (800) 465-4329   One of the newest hotels in town.
Complimentary breakfast served;
Shuttle service upon request.
Best Western University Inn
Highway 54 E., Chapel Hill
(919) 932-3000 $76.00 / $82.00

High-speed internet is included. Shuttle service to UNC 8:00-5:00 by appointment

Comfort Inn University
3508 Mt. Moriah Rd., Durham
(919) 490-4949 $70.00 - $100.00

Deluxe Continental Breakfast & high-speed internet Included. There is no shuttle service to UNC.

Days Inn
1312 N. Fordham Blvd., Chapel Hill
(919) 929-3090 $69.00 / $79.00 Continental Breakfast Included. There is no shuttle service to UNC
Hampton Inn
1740 Hwy. 15-501 (Fordham Blvd), Chapel Hill
(919) 968-3000 / (800) 531-0202 $85/$92 Deluxe Continental Breakfast & high speed internet included. On the Chapel Hill Transit bus line, no shuttle service to UNC
Homewood Suites Hotel
3600 Mt. Moriah Rd., Durham
(919) 401-0610 $85 - $139 www.homewoodsuites.com
La Quinta Inn and Suites
4414 Chapel Hill Blvd., Durham
(919) 401-9660 $79.99 - $84.99 www.laquinta.com
Red Roof Inn
5623 Chapel Hill Blvd., Durham
(919) 489-9421 $43.99 - $53.99 special Internet rates available

Local Bed and Breakfasts

B&B Phone Rates*
Teardrop B&B
175 W. King St., Hillsborough
(919) 732-1120 85.00 - 110.00
The Hillsborough House Inn
209 E. Tryon S., Hillsborough
(919) 644-1600 /
(800) 616-1660
95.00 - 200.00
The Inn at Bingham School
PO Box 267, Chapel Hill 27514
(800) 566-5583 75.00 - 110.00

*Rates are subject to change.


Chapel Hill is served by the Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU), which is approximately 20 miles from UNC.

On Campus Parking

Visitor parking is available at several university parking lots. The closest lot to Carroll Hall and Sitterson Hall is the Swain lot. It can be reached from Cameron Avenue and is just a few minutes walk from both buildings. For more information and to make a reservation for the Swain lot see the Visitor Lot Reservation Request page. The parking lot attendants have campus maps and can direct you to Sitterson or Carroll Hall.

If the Swain lot is full, ask the parking lot attendant to direct you to the nearest parking lot with available space. There are also several municipal pay parking lots a few blocks away on Rosemary Street in downtown Chapel Hill. See the parking lot map for locations.

The UNC Department of Public Safety's page provides more information about transportation and parking on campus, special event parking, alternatives to driving, and other relevant information.