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Reminder - Interim meeting announcement


Please note that the Hotel Reservation Deadline (Room-block Cutoff) is:

                  Friday, April 23, 1999

Reservation requests received after this date will be accepted on
a space available basis.

                   MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT


          IEEE P802.1 HILI Interim Meeting,
          IEEE P802.3ad Link Aggregation Task Force Interim Meeting,
          IEEE P802.3 Higher Speed Study Group Interim Meeting (10Gig),

          will be held June 1-4, 1999, in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.

Schedule: Tue June 1 -> Thu June 3 :: 802.3 HSSG (10Gig)
          Wed June 2               :: 802.1 HILI
          Thu June 3 -> Fri June 4 :: 802.3ad Link Aggregation

Hotel:    The Coeur d'Alene Resort -
          Exit 11 Off Interstate 90 - 40 Freeway Miles
          from Spokane Int'l Airport.
          Coeur d'Alene,
          Idaho 83816-1941
          Reservations: (800) 688-5253
          Phone: (208) 765-4000 - Fax: (208) 667-2707

There are three room rates available for this Interim Meeting.  All
rooms are single/double occupancy.

Standard room      = $120 + 9.5% tax per night
Park Wing room     = $130 + 9.5% tax per night
Tower Run of House = $160 + 9.5% tax per night

These rates are available from May 31 through June 4, 1999, subject to
room availability. Please make your room reservations directly with the
hotel by phone.
Be sure to identify yourself as a member of the "IEEE 802 Group" to
obtain this special group rate.  All reservations must be accompanied
by first night's deposit.
For this meeting we have arranged a room-block of 175 rooms which will
be reserved for IEEE Interim Meeting attendees until the reservation
cutoff date:

       Hotel Reservation Deadline (Room-block Cutoff) is:

                  Friday, April 23,1999.

Please note:  Reservation requests received after this date will be
accepted on a space available basis and will still honor the IEEE
Interim Meeting conference rates. A one night (room + tax) deposit
or major credit card will be required to guarantee your reservation.
A deposit refund will be issued if cancellation is made until seven
(7) days prior to arrival date.  Cancellations inside of seven (7)
days will forfeit all deposits on record.

For those of you thinking of arriving early or staying later, the
hotel is not reserving rooms -or- guaranteeing rates beyond the
actual conference dates.

Reservations will be on a space available basis.

General Info: The Coeur d'Alene Resort is located on the north
shore of beautiful Lake Coeur d'Alene.  The Resort has a couple
of restaurants on the property and other restaurants are adjacent
(walking-distance) to the hotel.  Two pools, one indoor, one
outdoor, a bowling alley, racquetball, fitness room and arcade
are among the resort's recreational activities.

Spokane Int'l Airport is approximately 45 miles, roughly an hour
from the hotel. Several car rental companies serve the Spokane
Airport including Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz,
National and Thrifty.  Hotel shuttle service is available for $30
round-trip.  Please make arrangements when making your reservation.
A taxi from the airport runs about $65.

Major airlines serving Spokane include United from San Francisco,
Denver and Chicago; Delta from Salt Lake City; Northwest from
Minneapolis. Alaska/Horizon have about 20 non-stop flights to/from

If you require further information regarding this meeting, please
contact Michele Nelson of Packet Engines at phone: (509) 777-7299,
Fax: (509) 777-7001, or E-mail:  michelen@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx  This
announcement is also posted at the URL: