I'm forwarding this on behalf of Dick Hill of ASIS&T regarding the IA
Summit. I know these 2 lists will have a lot of people attending and
might not be on the SIGIA-L discussion list where it was originally
Remember that if you are going IxDA Symposium Pre-con workshop is Fri
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From: Richard Hill <rhill at asis.org>
Date: Mar 1, 2007 4:12 PM
Subject: [Sigia-l] Rooms for the IA Summit
To: SIGIA-L <sigia-l at asis.org>
The Flamingo, HQ for the IA Summit, has run out of rooms _at the conference
rate_. We expanded our block first, and have sold almost 11% over that
increased level. So they can't give us more rooms.
IA Summit will be located at Flamingo Hotel, 3555 Las Vegas Blvd. South.
Searching on cheap hotels.com turned up the following reasonable
alternatives. We have no knowledge of these facilities nor of Las Vegas
geography. Distances were determined by Google maps. Facilities are in the
order of proximity.
This is not a comprehensive list by any means. It is what one web site
produced and what appeared to be reasonably near from an E. Coast biased
The New Frontier, 3120 Las Vegas Blvd S., $111.75 on the web. http://www.frontierlv.com/, (800) 634-6966. Someone has a web piece
expecting this to go out of business. 1.5 miles distant
Tropicanna Hotel and Casino, 3801 Las Vegas Blvd. S., $144/ night on the
web. http://www.tropicanalv.com/ (888) 826-8767. 1.6 miles distant
Rivera Hotel and Casino, 2901 Las Vegas Blvd S., $97.50 / night on the web.
Could not find direct number of web site quickly. 2.2 miles distant
Sahara Las Vegas Hotel and Casino, 2535 Las Vegas Blvd S., $87.50/night on
the web. http://www.saharavegas.com/ (800) 382-8884./ 2.5 miles distant
Richard B. Hill
American Society for Information Science and Technology
1320 Fenwick Lane, Suite 510
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Fax: (301) 495-0810
Voice: (301) 495-0900
IA Summit 2007: Enriching IA
Rich Information, Rich Interaction, Rich Relationships
March 22-26, 2007, Las Vegas, NV www.iasummit.org
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