(j3.2006) Today is the cutoff date for 186 reservations
Thu Jan 8 15:52:33 EST 2009
Today is the cutoff date for reservations to get the group rate at the
Fairfield Inn for meeting 187. I'll ask them to extend it one more day,
but the rooms might nonetheless be released.
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Date: 2009 December 1
From: Dan Nagle
Subject: Meeting 187 Announcement
J3 Fortran Committee meeting 187 is scheduled for February
09-13, 2009, at the Fairfield Inn Las Vegas Airport (a Marriott
property), 3850 South Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89109.
Potential attendees should be making reservations as soon as
possible for transportation and hotel room.
The deadline for making reservations is January 7, 2009.
Individuals attending the meeting should call the Reservation
office at 1-800-583-0079, and identify themselves as attendees
of the J3 Fortran Committee. The rate for single or multiple
occupancy is $89.00 (+ 9% tax). All reservation requests
require a credit card guarantee at the time the reservation is
made. Individual reservations canceled less than 48 hours prior
to arrival will be charged a cancellation fee equivalent to one
night's room and tax.
Check in 3:00 PM, check out 12:00 PM.
Local Host: Dan Nagle
dannagle at verizon.net (email)
Meeting Fee: $50.00
Meeting Times: February 09-13 2009, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Fairfield Inn by Marriott Las Vegas
3850 South Paradise Road
Las Vegas, NV 89109
1-702-791-0899 - Hotel switchboard
1-800-583-0079 - Marriott reservations center
Hotel Contact: Valerie Troisi, Regional Director of Sales & Marketing
Email: valerie.troisi at marriott.com
Reservations: Phone: 1-800-583-0079 (key name = J3 Fortran Committee)
Rate: $89.00 + 9% tax
Reservation Deadline: January 7, 2009
Availability: 2 rooms reserved for February 7, 2009
10 rooms reserved for February 08-12, 2009
2 rooms reserved for February 13-14, 2009
Departures on or before February 15, 2009
Meeting Room: The meeting room is reserved for February 09-13, 2009.
Transportation: The hotel offers free shuttle service from 5:30 AM
to 11:00 PM. To use this service for transportation from the
airport to the hotel call the hotel at 1-702-791-0899 when you
arrive and tell them your name and location, and identify
yourself as part of the Fortran Committee and request a
shuttle pick-up. If you request shuttle service but it is not
available when you arrive, ask Valerie Troisi for a refund of
the fare during the meeting. Other transportation to and from
the airport is via airport shuttle companies, bus and
limousine companies, taxi, or rental car. Fares vary from
$3.50 to $21.00. Information concerning ground transportation
can be obtained from the internet at the following URL
Hotel and nearby amenities:
1. The hotel provides van transportation to/from the hotel
to/from the airport, Wynn Las Vegas, and the Las Vegas
Convention Center, 5:30 AM to 11:00 PM, available on
request by calling the hotel at 1-702-791-0899.
2. All reserved rooms have a king size bed, microwave,
refrigerator, alarm clock, coffee maker, iron and ironing
board, hair dryer, more (see their web, URL above) (sorry,
no dishes or utensils because the rooms don't have a real
3. Complimentary local telephone calls with guest voicemail.
The hotel provides free local telephone service and
connections to toll free long distance numbers. However,
the surcharges for long distance calls and international
calls made through the hotel operator can be large. It is
recommended that all long distance and international calls
being placed from your hotel room be made using a prepaid
calling card. Such prepaid calling cards can be purchased
very inexpensively from many department stores, convenience
stores, and discount buying clubs. There are no additional
hotel surcharges on either domestic long distance or
international calls made with prepaid calling cards.
4. Complimentary cable and satellite TV with premium channels.
5. Complimentary high speed internet access in each guest room
and in the meeting room. All access in guest rooms is
wired, so bring a 10 - 25 foot CAT-5 or CAT-6 patch cable
to connect your computer to the RJ-45 connector. J3 has a
wireless hub and a multiport hub for use in the meeting
6. Complimentary swimming pool, jacuzzi, and 24 hour exercise
7. Complimentary continental breakfast, and all-day coffee in
8. Coin-operated laundry facility at Mariott Residence Inn,
across the street.
9. Complimentary safe deposit boxes at the front desk.
10. Complimentary meeting room with free audio/visual
equipment, white board, pens.
11. Numerous stores and restaurants nearby. Even a casino.
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