First Draft Agenda
FULL REGISTRATION-Early rate (paid by 7/17): $675 member/state/nonprofit; $775 federal/dues-paying Alumni Association; $875 other. Add $75 for registration 7/18-8/21. Add $50 more after 8/21. ONE-DAY REGISTRATION-Early rate (paid by 7/17): $350 member/state; $400 federal/alumni association; $450 other. Add $50 for registration 7/18-8/21. Add $50 more after 8/21. IMPORTANT NOTES-Cancellation by 7/17 subject to $35 fee. Non-emergency cancellation after 7/17 non-refundable. ***ECOS cannot comp attendees who plan to attend one session only, unless they are speakers for that session.
Attendees should make their own room reservations at The Hotel Viking at (800) 556-7126. The special ECOS group rate is available until July 30 or sellout of the room block, whichever is sooner. ECOS' room rate is the prevailing federal per diem rate (currently $165) plus applicable city and state taxes (currently 13%) in effect at the time of checkout. ECOS room nights include August 30 and 31 and September 1, with limited availability on the bookend nights of August 29, September 2, and September 3. Check-in time is 4 p.m., and check-out time is 11 a.m. ***The hotel has a 72-hour-prior cancellation policy. Inquire with hotel for details
Newport is served by T.F. Green Airport in Providence/Warwick, RI (26 miles) and Boston Logan Airport (74 miles). Shuttle service between T.F. Green Airport and The Hotel Viking in Newport is available through Orange Cab Airport Shuttle (http://www.newportshuttle.com/) at a rate of $30 each way. Reservations are recommended.