CSF 2012 will be held at Harvard University. Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard is the United State's oldest institution of higher learning. Right next to the University is Harvard Square, a thriving commercial and entertainment district. A calendar of events in Harvard Square can be found at http://www.harvardsquare.com/.
A list of restaurants in Harvard Square is available here.
Cambridge is part of the Greater Boston Metropolitan Area, which has many attractions, and is easily navigable by public transit. See the MBTA website for information on how to get around Greater Boston using public transit. For information on how to get from Logan International Airport to the Sheraton Commander Hotel, please see the Hotel and Travel Information page.