OMCTS 2017 is being held at the University of California, Los Angeles. For nearly 100 years, UCLA has been a pioneer, persevering through impossibility, turning the futile into the attainable. UCLA has 13 Nobel Prizes, 12 MacArthur Fellows, more NCAA titles than any university and more Olympic medals than most nations. The Times of London ranks UCLA 14th in it’s THE World University Rankings (2016‐17). UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability. With academic degree programs to train the next generation of leaders and eight research centers, the institute generates knowledge and provides solutions for regional and global environmental problems. The institute also drives interdisciplinary environment and sustainability initiatives on campus, and advises businesses and policymakers.
Our Beautiful Location
Welcome to UCLA
An Exceptional Place to Meet
Southern California is known for its year-round mild weather, sunshine-filled days, sandy beaches, and unmatched entertainment and cultural attractions. Whether you want to explore the beautiful campus, nearby Westwood Village, or venture further out into the greater Los Angeles area, UCLA offers myriad possibilities. With easy access to major highways and the Los Angeles International Airport, UCLA is truly a conveniently located venue with so many extra benefits.
Popular UCLA attractions include the Fowler Museum, the UCLA Hammer Museum, the Franklin D. Murphy Sculpture Garden, and the Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden. And the expansive UCLA Store at Ackerman Union is the perfect place to find that special souvenir or gift.