Strange Loop

Sept 30 - Oct 2, 2021


Union Station


St. Louis, MO

Strange Loop Amenities

We provide a number of services for conference attendees.


Shuttle busses and an ADA-compliant van are available for all conference events. On the preconference and conference days, these shuttles run from Hilton Ballpark to Union Station and return there at the end of the day. For the conference party at the City Museum on the evening of the preconference day, shuttles will run continuously between the conference hotels and the City Museum. During Thursday night unsessions, shuttles will be available between Union Station and Hilton Ballpark.


Live captioning to a secondary screen will be available during some preconference events and in the main theater and two ballrooms during the main conference. If you require captioning and know which talks you are interested in, email us so we can arrange to have captioners in those room -

Lactation room

There is a room at Union Station equipped with a refrigerator and a lock for nursing mothers. Ask for directions at the registration desk. For more information, email

Quiet room

Need to get away from things? A quiet room is available where we ask that visitors keep noise to a whisper. Ask at the registration desk for directions.

Assistive listening devices

Assistive listening devices may be available - please contact for more information.

Mobility assistance

Union Station is ADA compliant. Let us know if you would like additional mobility assistance at the registration desk or ahead of time at

Conference slack

All registrants will receive an email invitation to the Strange Loop slack. It is a great way to connect with other attendees, find out about conference events, and contact conference staff.

What did we forget?

If there is a service you require to help you get the most of Strange Loop, and you don't see it listed here, please let us know so that we can see if it is possible to provide it. Email us at or stop by the registration desk.