What is the theme for WebWise 2006?
The theme for the 2006 conference is "Inspiring Discovery—Unlocking Collections
What are the dates for WebWise 2006?
Wednesday, February 15, 2006
Pre-Conference Workshops (Pre-registration required. Please see agenda for details.)
Thursday & Friday, February 16–17, 2006
WebWise Conference General Sessions (Please see agenda for details.)
Where is the WebWise Conference taking place?
Omni Hotel Los Angeles
251 South Olive Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Guest Fax: 213-617-3399
Web Site: http://www.omnihotels.com/FindAHotel/LosAngelesCaliforniaPlaza.aspx
How do I make a hotel reservation? Is there a special conference rate?
A limited number of sleeping rooms have been blocked at the Omni Los Angeles Hotel. To reserve a room at the group rate of $169.00/night (single/double occupancy) + 14.5% tax, please call 213-617-3300 or 1-800-843-6664. In order to obtain the group rate, be sure to mention that you are attending the "WebWise Conference
." The cut-off date for the group rate is Friday, January 20, 2006
. Reservations will be accepted after this date on a space and rate available basis only. Please note that our room block tends to fill up.
Therefore, you are encouraged to make your hotel reservation immediately in order to ensure availability.
Reservations can also be made on-line by clicking here
. To obtain the group rate, be sure to enter Group Code: 16900602405
Is parking available at the Omni Los Angeles Hotel?
Valet Parking is available for $24.00/day (no additional charge for in/out privileges.)
$3.25 per quarter hour, maximum charge $26.00 per visit (no in/out privileges.)
Will high-speed internet access be available at the WebWise Conference?
The Omni Los Angeles offers complimentary high-speed (wired) internet connectivity in all guest rooms. However, the hotel does NOT offer wireless internet access in the meeting rooms or common areas of the property.
A limited number of laptops with high-speed internet connectivity will be available on Thursday and Friday, February 16–17, 2006. The laptops will be available for attendee's use (during conference hours) except during the two (2) scheduled project demonstration periods on Thursday, February 16, 2006.
What are my travel options from the airport to the Omni Los Angeles Hotel?
Los Angeles International Airport
—18 miles (approximately 30 minutes)
Taxi Service: Approx. $42.50 each way
Shuttle Service: Approx. $14.00 per person (one way)
Taxi Service: Approx. $40.00 each way
Shuttle: Approx. $21.50 per person (one way)
When and where will the opening reception be held?
The opening reception will take place on Wednesday, February 15, 2006 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm. The location is still pending. Details will follow shortly via email. Transportation will be provided if necessary.
Is there a registration fee for attending WebWise 2006? How do I register?
There is no fee for attending the conference, however, pre-registration is required. To register, please click on the "Register Online
" link on the left side of this page.
Can anyone attend the Pre-Conference Workshops?
Yes, anyone can attend the pre-conference workshops. However, pre-registration is required and attendance will be limited to 125 guests for each workshop.
How do I register for the Pre-Conference Workshops?
There is no fee to attend the Pre-Conferences. When you register for the overall WebWise Conference, you will have the option to sign up for a morning and/or an afternoon pre-conference workshop. To register, please click on the "Registration
" link on the left side of this page. Each workshop will be limited to 125 guests.
What meals will be provided during the conference?
Continental Breakfast will be provided for those who pre-register for the morning pre-conference workshop on Wednesday, February 15, 2006.
Lunch will be provided for those who pre-register for the afternoon pre-conference workshops on Wednesday, February 15, 2006.
The opening reception on Wednesday, February 15, 2006 is open to all pre-registered conference attendees.
Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided on Thursday, February 16, 2006 for all pre-registered conference attendees.
Continental breakfast will be provided on Friday, February 17, 2006 for all pre-registered conference attendees.
Whom do I contact for more information?
For additional information, please contact:
Capital Meeting Planning, Inc.