Sunday, October 28, 2012

BIWA Summit Jan 9, 10 2013 - Logistics

The BIWA Summit is a no-frills events where the goal is to attract the best minds of the World in the space of Oracle BI, Advanced Analytics, Big Data and related fields. The event will be in Hotel Sofitel. Click here to register for the event.  Registration starts at $249 for IOUG members or $299 for non-members.

We encourage you to stay in the hotel, so that you can maximize you opportunities for professional networking. We will announce more in-formal events around the two-day event on Jan 9-10.  If you stay at Hotel Sofitel, you will be able to get the free shuttle from San Francisco airport, the details are here: http://www.sofitel.com/gb/hotel-0922-sofitel-san-francisco-bay/location.shtml


The property overlooks a Lake and is walking distance to the Oracle HQ cylindrical offices that represent the Databases. If you are coming from out of town, we suggest you come by Jan 8, early evening. The parking is free at Hotel Sofitel for local residents to Bay Area. If you can, we suggest you car pool with your colleagues.



The registration for BIWA Summit will open on Nov 1, book mark http://BIWASummit.org for more details.  Here are some sample airfares from Expedia if you book early enough, $336 for round trip from New York area and $290 from Chicago to San Francisco airport (SFO):

Tue Jan/8/2013 - DepartureNonstopTotal travel time : 6h 25m
  • New York
  • JFK 2:30pm
  • Terminal 7
  • San Francisco
  • SFO 5:55pm
  • Terminal 3
6h 25m
2,572 mi
  • UNITED 257
  • Economy/Coach (K) Seat Preview
  • Boeing 757 |  Food For Purchase | 70 % on time
Fri Jan/11/2013 - ReturnNonstopTotal travel time : 5h 31m
  • San Francisco
  • SFO 12:49pm
  • Terminal 3
  • New York
  • JFK 9:20pm
  • Terminal 7
5h 31m
2,572 mi

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Tue Jan/8/2013 - DepartureNonstopTotal travel time : 4h 35m
  • Chicago
  • ORD 2:55pm
  • Terminal 3
  • San Francisco
  • SFO 5:30pm
  • Terminal 2
4h 35m
1,847 mi
  • American Airlines 1693
  • Economy/Coach (O) Seat Preview
  • Boeing 737-800 |  Food For Purchase | 30 % on time
Fri Jan/11/2013 - ReturnNonstopTotal travel time : 4h 15m
  • San Francisco
  • SFO 9:20am
  • Terminal 2
  • Chicago
  • ORD 3:35pm
  • Terminal 3
4h 15m
1,847 mi

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