Getting Here

The Power of Openness symposium will be held in the Events room (3.304) in the McCombs School of Business (CBA) at The University of Texas at Austin.

Driving Directions

From I-35 take exit 235A, “Univ of Texas, 15th & MLK Blvd, State Capitol” and head west on Martin Luther King Jr. (MLK) Blvd.


You have two options for parking: the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum parking garage ($8 per day) or the Dobie Mall parking garage ($12 per day and about two blocks closer).

To Bob Bullock garage from westbound MLK Blvd:

  1. Left on Congress Avenue.
  2. Right on 18th Street.
  3. Right into the underground parking garage.

To the Dobie Mall garage from westbound MLK Blvd:

  1. Right on Whitis Avenue.
  2. Right into Dobie Mall parking garage.


The McCombs School of Business (CBA) is at the corner of Speedway and 21st Street. Click to see a campus map showing the CBA.

To find the CBA Events room, enter the building from the south ( 21st Street) side. Take the escalator up one floor and walk straight till you can turn right. Turn right, again, at the next hall, and about halfway down the hall you will see the CBA Events room on your left.

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Nearby Attractions

Texas State Capitol Building
Harry Ransom Center (arts and humanities museum)
Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art
University of Texas Performing Arts Center
Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum