The Symposium will occur on the campus of the National Technical Institute for the Deaf (http://www.ntid.rit.edu/), the Rochester Institute of Technology (http://www.rit.edu). PEN-International is the sponsor of the Symposium (http://www.pen.ntid.rit.edu).
Exploring Instructional and Access TechnologiesSponsored by
The Nippon Foundation of Japan and PEN-International
Accommodations, Dining & Local Attractions
Radisson Hotel Rochester Airport and the RIT Inn & Conference Center are the official Symposium hotels. The Radisson Hotel is adjacent to campus and the RIT Inn & Conference is several miles south of campus. The Symposium Registration Booklet contains pricing and additional hotel information (http://www.rit.edu/ntid/vp/techsym/Reg_Form_2008.pdf)
All prices are per room per night. Tax for guest rooms is 14.25%. Complimentary airport transportation is provided by both hotels.
Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservations. If you make your reservation by telephone, please reference your participation in the "NTID Technology Symposium" to get the proper discounted rate.
All reservations must be received by the hotel by June 9, 2010, for guaranteed availability at the special convention rate. After that time, reservations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.
Please inform the hotel of any special needs or services you will require at the time you place your hotel reservation.
Radisson Hotel Rochester Airport
(585) 475-1910 (v & tty)
(585) 475-9633 (fax)
Single Occupancy $89.00 per night
Double Occupancy $99.00 per night
(A 5 minute walk from NTID. Complimentary shuttle service provided within a 5 mile radius of hotel)
RIT Inn & Conference Center
(585) 359-1800 (v & tty)
(585) 359-1349 (fax)
Single/Double Occupancy $89.00 per night
(4.5 miles from NTID Building; complimentary shuttle service provided several times daily)
Greater Rochester Visitors Association
(http://www.VisitRochester.com/) includes detailed descriptions, maps, directions.
Rochester City Hall Official Web Site
(http://www.cityofrochester.gov) Arts & Cultural Council Events, Cultural Resources, Introduces the city of Rochester
Monroe County, NY Official Web Site
(http://www.monroecounty.gov) The official site for Monroe County devised to put county information and governmental processes at your fingertips.
Guide to Rochester, N.Y.
(http://www.nuwebny.com/rochest.htm) Attractions & Events, Shopping, Parks & Recreation, Business, Hotels & Motels, Other Web sites related to the City of Rochester
(http://www.roch.com) Comprehensive and up-to-date guide, Event Calendar, Dining guide, Hotels and Movies.
(http://www.allrochesterrestaurants.com/) Guide to local restaurants.
Directions to NTID/RIT
Robert Baker, Symposium Local Arrangement Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org