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SoCG 2010 Jun 13-16, 2010 Snowbird, UT
Where is Snowbird, I
Where is Snowbird, II
Where is Snowbird, III Airport Snowbird
Getting to Snowbird, I From the US: Direct flights from mostly everywhere (SLC is a Delta hub) From Europe: Direct daily flights from Paris. Fly to US (JFK, Atlanta) and then connect to Salt Lake From Asia: Direct flights from Tokyo Fly to US (SFO, LAX) and then connect
Getting to Snowbird, II Snowbird is 29 miles from SLC (40 minutes by car/bus) Pre-paid direct shuttle service ($64 round trip, arranged via Snowbird reservations) Taxis (more expensive) Rental car (rentals at the airport)
Accomodation At Snowbird: Cliff Lodge: $119/night + $12/night extra for internet, parking, coffee etc. Snowbird (for students): $99/night + $6 extra (rooms can be shared). Room blocks in both places, but limited (by ACM). NOT Snowbird: Marriott Residence Inn at the base of the mountain (10 minutes up the mountain to Snowbird) Other options downtown (room rate + car rental might work out cheaper).
Food Breakfast included in registration Many restaurants/cafes in the Snowbird village. Sandwich places, italian, mexican, steak, … If you have transportation, MANY nice restaurants downtown (40 minutes by car) And at least two good ones at the mountain base (10 minutes) Bus trip to downtown for dinner Monday night ? Will consult with steering committee
Activities Hiking (up to 11,000 ft)
Activities And in case you’re too lazy to hike….
Activities Or if speed is more your thing…
Activities Or maybe you just want to kick back and relax…
Activities With some nice beer…
Local Organizers Valerio Pascucci Suresh Venkatasubramanian See you in Snowbird !