Detailed Session #14 followup information is available:
The registration fee is $300, or $250 if preregistered by Friday 29 June (extended from 27 June). On-line preregistration opened on June 13. Pre-Register Here.
Note: 802 is introducing a new registration system. Bugs were reported initially but have reportedly been resolved.
Badges and receipts for preregistered attendees will be available at the Marriott City Center. On-site registration will be held only at the Portland Marriott Downtown. Please pre-register and save the trip!
The meeting site is the:
Portland Marriott City Center (802.16 Site)Note that this is NOT originally announced venue. The site was changed on 13 June following the original meeting announcement. Due to space limitations, 802.16 will NOT meet in the main 802 meeting hotel, which is the:
520 SW Broadway
Portland, OR 97205-3424 USA
Reservation Phone: +1-503-226-6300 (direct to hotel) or 1-800-228-9290 (call center)
Reservation fax: +1-503-227-7515
See the map.
Portland Marriott Downtown (Other 802 Groups)
1401 SW Naito Parkway
Portland, OR 97201 USA
Reservation Phone: +1-503-226-7600 or 1-800-228-9290
Reservation fax: +1-503-499-6357
The two hotels are about 1.4 km (0.9 miles) apart. A map with directions between the hotels is available. This should be a pleasant 15 minute walk if it isn't raining. An 18-passenger shuttle bus will provide round-trip service between the two hotels continuously from 7 am until 6 pm.
You will need to visit the Marriott Downtown if you wish to attend the 802 Opening Plenary, the evening tutorials, the Wednesday Social, or for meetings of, for example:
The Marriott City Center agreed to hold 120 rooms at the group rate of $136 through Friday, June 15. The block is currently sold out. However, a waiting list is being maintained in case rooms become available through cancellations. Call the hotel directly to be put on the waiting list.
To make a reservation:
Cancellation of Unneeded Hotel Reservations
If you are holding reservations that you don't need at the Portland Marriott Downtown (or at any other hotel), please make sure to cancel them. You can reach the Portland Marriott Downtown at +1-503-226-7600 or 1-800-228-9290. If you are changing from the Marriott Downtown to the Marriott City Center, use the 800 number, if possible, for the easiest transaction.
The hotel is 12 miles from the Portland International Airport (PDX). A Gray Line Airport Express shuttle (1-800-422-7042) runs every 45 minutes (5 am-midnight) and charges $15 ($22 round-trip). Travel time is quoted as 20-45 minutes. Reservations are not accepted. More information on this shuttle and other ground transportation services is available.
Hotel self-parking for in-house guests of the Marriott City Center is $19 per night (with in-and-out privileges); valet parking is $5 per hour. In addition, numerous self-parking lots are conveniently located near the hotel.
Airline and Auto Rental Discounts
Airline and auto rental discount information is available in the IEEE 802 Plenary Session Package.