Attendees: Conference Venue & Hotel Information
Rhode Island, once only known as the smallest State in the Union, has since been recognized for its beautiful landscapes from city to seaside, its rich cultural history, artistic charm and its culinary excellence. The conference will be held at the Rhode Island Convention Center, located in the heart of downtown Providence. Providence is a very compact and walkable city. There are 1,100 hotel rooms within a quarter of a mile of the Rhode Island Convention Center, and the venue is attached via sky-walk to The Westin Providence Hotel and the Providence Place Mall.
SIGMOD/PODS 2009 has reserved a block of rooms at The Westin Providence Hotel at reduced room rates for the period June 27-July 2, along with free in-room Wifi access.
To receive the reduced rate, you must book your room on or before May 30, 2009. Reservations should be made directly with the hotel, using a major credit card.
The single or double occupancy rate for rooms is
$169 $159 per day. Non-students may register through the conference hotel registration link. (Note: the rate was reduced by $10. If you have already booked, you will receive the reduced rate at time of check-in. No need to call the hotel.)
A limited number of rooms are available for students on a first come first served basis at the reduced rate of $109 per day (single or double occupancy). Students should register through the hotel registration link for students to receive the student rate (student ID is required at check-in).
Another option is make your reservations over the phone (1+401-598-8000). Please mention that you are registering for the 2009 SIGMOD or PODS conference to qualify for the reduced room rates.