2024 BU Wheelock Forum

Thriving Individuals, Teams, and Systems

March 21–22, 2024




Boston University Wightman Mansion, 43 Hawes Street, Brookline, Mass.

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Getting to the Forum

There are several options for getting to the Wightman Mansion, which is located about a 20-minute walk from Kenmore Square. Google maps

Via Public Transportation (recommended)

Public transportation is available to the Forum via Boston’s MBTA.

MBTA Green Line

Commuter Rail

From Logan Airport

If you are coming from Logan International Airport, a taxi will cost $40-$50 and take 20 to 50 minutes (depending on traffic). Uber and Lyft services are also available, as well as public transportation via the MBTA.


43 Hawes St., Brookline

Plenty of meter parking is located near 43 Hawes St., particularly on Beacon St. The City of Brookline utilizes a pay-by-phone app which allows drivers to extend their parking sessions from anywhere through their mobile devices. Learn more and download the Passport mobile app.

There is a small lot outside 43 Hawes that is reserved for BU permit holders, speakers, and those requiring accommodation. Parking attendants will be monitoring the lot.

Charles River Campus

Guest parking is available on the Charles River Campus at the Agganis Arena Lot/Garage located at 925 Commonwealth Avenue, which is .9 miles from 43 Hawes. Daily parking rates are $25.  Google maps


If you require accommodation or are a speaker, contact Charlotte Kaufman at ckaufma1@bu.edu for a parking coupon.


Several hotels are within a short distance of Boston University. Many Boston-area hotels offer special rates and discounts to the BU community, as well as their family and friends. For a list of local hotels, visit here (expand the hotel tab).

For more information and further assistance planning your trip to Boston, visit the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau.


If you did not request accommodations upon registration, please reach out right away to wheelockevents@bu.edu.

Food and Dietary Needs

We’ve attempted to accommodate a variety of dietary needs in our menu planning.  However, in the case of concerns or a severe allergy, speak to a member of the catering waitstaff at the event.

If Your Plans Change

We understand plans change. If you are unable to attend, please cancel your registration on Eventbrite or contact us so that we can free up your seat to another guest.


Contact BU Wheelock Events by email at wheelockevents@bu.edu.