Third SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems


SIAM has selected Delta as the official carrier for the continental USA and Canada for this conference. Discounts are available to conference attendees from May 18-26, 1995. By flying Delta you become eligible for the following discounts:

SIAM has selected Get-A-Way Travel agency to assist attendees in making travel arrangements. Get-A-Way Travel will make your reservations on Delta or any airline of your choice. To take advantage of the Delta discounts, you must book your reservation through Get-A-Way Travel by calling 1-800-223-3863 or 215-379-6800. Ask for Carol Brecht. Be sure to mention that you are attending the 1995 SIAM Conference on Dynamical Systems. Your tickets will be issued and mailed by Get-A-Way Travel.

Car Rental

Dollar Rent A Car has been selected as the official car rental agency for this conference. The following rates are available to attendees between May 17-27, 1995. Dollar is located in-terminal at the Salt Lake City International Airport. Attendees will also earn frequent flyer miles from United, TWA or Continental Airlines when renting from Dollar Rent A Car. All rentals include unlimited mileage.
Type of Car       Daily Rate        Weekly Rate       Daily Weekend Rate
                  (1-4 days)        (5-7 days)        (Thurs.-Mon. 2 day minimum)

Compact           $26.00            $120.00           $22.00 
Intermediate      $28.00            $140.00           $24.00 
Standard          $31.00            $165.00           $28.00
Luxury            $45.00            $240.00           $42.00
Additional Charges:
Loss Damage Waiver -- $11.95/day
Personal Accident Insurance & Personal Effects Protection -- $4.50/day
SLI -- $8.95/day


We encourage you to make advance reservations, as on-site availability cannot be guaranteed. Reservations can be made by calling Dollar Rent A Car at (800) 800-0044. Be sure to mention that you are attending the 1995 SIAM Conference on Dynamical Systems, May 21-24, 1995 in (Salt Lake City) Snowbird, Utah, in order to receive the discounted rates. The conference reservation code number is CCSIAM4.
  1. Cars should be picked up and dropped off at the same location.
  2. You must be 21 years of age and have a valid US or International Driver's License.
  3. You must have one of the following credit cards to rent a car: American Express, Master Card, VISA.
  4. Refueling charges, collision insurance, and taxes are not included.
On occasion, the car rental agency may offer special rates that are lower than rates quoted above. As an attendee, you are eligible for the lower of the two rates. In most instances, the conference discount rates are lower than those quoted to the general public.


Snowbird is located 29 miles (40 minutes) from Salt Lake City International Airport. Take Interstate 80 east to Interstate 215 south. Interstate 215 swings east toward the Wasatch Mountains. Exit at 6200 South Street making a right turn at the light. Follow this road up the hill to Wasatch Blvd. and on toward Little Cottonwood Canyon, following the signs to Snowbird and Alta.

Snowbird is 25 miles (30 minutes) from downtown Salt Lake City. Take Interstate 15 south to Interstate 215 east and exit at 6200 South Street. Make a right turn at the light. Follow this road up the hill to Wasatch Blvd. and on toward Little Cottonwood Canyon, following the signs to Snowbird and Alta.

Public Transportation from the Airport

Canyon Transportation Inc. is a shuttle service that transports passengers between the airport and Snowbird. YOU MUST MAKE RESERVATIONS IN ADVANCE. You can do this by either filling out the transportation form (a Postscript verson is available below), calling Canyon direct at 1-800-255-1841 or making your transportation reservations with Snowbird's Central Reservations Office when making your lodging reservations. If you are making a reservation by phone, please be sure to include your date of arrival, your last name, the airline you are using, the flight number, time of arrival and the lodge that you are staying in at Snowbird.

When you arrive at the airport, proceed to the ground transportation desk (Canyon Transportation Inc.) located in the baggage claim area of the airport. The cost of the shuttle service is $15.00 per person each way with a minimum of 2 people in a van. If you are arriving late or leaving early, and there are no other passengers, the cost to you would be $30.00 because you must pay the minimum of 2 passengers ($15 x 2 min.). You do not have to pay in advance when making your reservation. All payments are made at the time you confirm your reservation at the Ground Transportation Desk at the airport. Canyon Transportation accepts American Express, VISA and Master card as forms of payment for services. Snowbird is approximately 29 miles (40 minutes) from the airport.

Click here for a Postscript version of the Canyon Transportation Reservation Form. This file can be downloaded, printed out, and mailed to:

Canyon Transportation Reservations
P.O. Box 1762
Sandy, Utah 84091

Canyon Transportation Inc. hours of operation are as follows:

Salt Lake City Airport to Snowbird -- 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM daily
Snowbird to Salt Lake City -- 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM daily

You must confirm your reservation for departure from Snowbird to the airport with Canyon Transportation 24 hours prior to your scheduled departure. If you are arriving or departing before or after the times stated, you can still make a reservation with Canyon, but the rate will be $45.00 per person each way.

The average one way cost of a cab to or from Snowbird is approximately $55.00.