802.3 Interim Meeting Announcement
(My apologies to those of you who
receive multiple copies of this message)
The 802.3 Interim Meeting will be held in NEW ORLEANS, LA
on September 12/13/14, 2000
(The meeting will NOT be held in Boston as previously announced)
The interim meetings of P802.3ae(10 Gigabit Ethernet) and P802.3af(DTE
Power) will be held in
NEW ORLEANS, LA at:
Make your room reservations directly with the hotel in New Orleans
in order to book into our group room block. Please quote both the group
name and the meeting host to the hotel reservations department when
making your reservation request.
- Hyatt Regency New Orleans
- 500 Poydras St. at Loyola
- New Orleans, LA, USA 70113-1805
- Telephone: +1 504 561 1234
Our group room rate can be extended 3 days before or after
the meeting if you wish to take this opportunity to visit one of the best
tourist destinations in the US.
- IEEE Group room
rate: $149/$165 single/double
- Group name: "Eye
Triple E 802dot3" (IEEE 802.3)
The reservation deadline for rooms in our block is August 17.
Reservations made after that date will be accepted on a space available
basis up to the group block of 250 rooms. Everyone is encouraged to
reserve a room as quickly as possible. Reservations must be guaranteed
with major credit card with cancellation at least 72 hrs. prior to
The hotel is 13 miles from New Orleans International Airport (MSY). Fixed
cab fare from the airport to the hotel is $21 for one or two people.
"Airport Shuttle" is $10 each way. A rental car is NOT
recommended. Hotel Parking is expensive at $19/day and a car is not
useful in downtown New Orleans.
The hotel is immediately adjacent to the Louisiana Superdome and New
Orleans Shopping Centre and within easy walking distance of the French
Quarter. For more information about the hotel see:
One of the countless web pages covering New Orleans as a tourist
| Geoffrey O.
| Chair IEEE
| Nortel Networks, Inc. M/S
| 4401 Great America
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