is served by a major international airport and features numerous tourist
attractions, including Disney World, EPCOT Center, Sea World Orlando, Universal
Studios, and much more.
Discount travelGet there for less when you call our official travel agency, Conventions in America (CIA) at 1-800-929-4242 and ask for Group #428. You will receive 5%-10% off the lowest applicable fares on American Airlines and Delta Air Lines, or the lowest fare on any other carrier. Take an additional 5% off American and Delta if you purchase at least 60 days prior to departure. Travel between July 10-20, 1999. Customers of CIA also receive free flight insurance of $100,000. Avis Rent-A-Car is offering special low conference rates starting at $31.99/day or $108.99/week, with unlimited free mileage.
NOTE: Book early into Orlando as flights fill up fast.
Call CIA - 1-800-929-4242, ask for Group
If you call direct or use your own agency, refer to these codes:
AccomodationsThe GECCO conference will be held at the Omni Rosen Hotel in Orlando. Special rates for GECCO attendees are:
Reservations can be made directly with the hotel by calling 1-800-THE-OMNI. Request the group rate for GECCO-99.
The Omni Rosen requires that all reservations be secured by a deposit equal to one night's room and tax. Credit cards, checks, and money orders are acceptable forms of deposit funds.
Secured reservations are due by June 15, 1999, after which all remaining rooms will be released to the Hotel for resale. Reservations after June 15, 1999 will be accepted based on availability at the group rate
If you are having
problems finding hotel space on the evening of July 12, 1999, please contact
Keri Harvey (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Annie Wu (email@example.com) for more
Alternate accomodationsAlternate accommodations are listed below for the night of Tuesday, July 12. Please make your reservations as soon as possible. The Omni Rosen Hotel is SOLD OUT on the night of July 12. The accommodations listed below are available only on a first-come, first served basis)
Clarion Plaza Hotel
Country Hearth Inn
The Days Inn Convention Center/Sea World
Student TravelAdditional accomodations for students are available.
STUDENT TRAVEL GRANTS: If you are
a full-time student you may e eligible for a travel grant. Check the student
travel grant application
form for details.
LOCAL ARRANGEMENTS CHAIR:Rebecca J. Parsons, University of Central Florida, firstname.lastname@example.org