2001 SIAM Annual Meeting and
Fifth SIAM Conference on Control and Its Applications

Transportation Information

By Air | Ground Transportation | Rental Cars | Driving Directions

By Air

SIAM has selected US Airways as the official carrier for this conference. Discounts are available to conference attendees from July 6, 2001 to July 17, 2001. The Gold File number for the meeting discount is # 19191732

By flying US Airways, you can take advantage of the following non-refundable discounts:

SIAM has selected Uniglobe Wings Travel to assist attendees in making travel arrangements. To book your reservations through Uniglobe Wings Travel, call 1-800-243-4370 or 1-215-628-3322. You can fax your reservations to 1-215-628-0310, or use E-mail reservations at meetings@wingsgt.com. Ask for the Corporate Department. Be sure to mention that you are attending the 2001 SIAM Annual Meeting or the Fifth SIAM Conference on Control and Its Applications. Uniglobe Wings Travel will issue your ticket and mail it to you. Uniglobe Wings Travel office hours are 8:30 AM-5: 00 PM Eastern Standard Time. If you need assistance after hours or in case of emergency, call 1-800-787-4315.

Ground Transportation

Transportation from Airport

Cloud Nine Shuttle is a shuttle service that transports passengers between the airport and the Town and Country Resort Hotel. SIAM has arranged for the fare of $8.50 one way for our attendees. To make a reservation call 1-800-9-SHUTTLE (1-800-974-8885). When making reservations, be sure to include the date of arrival, the airline you are using, the flight number, and time of arrival. Cloud Nine courtesy phone is located in the baggage claim area of the airport.

Remember to make reservations for your departure after the conference. You must confirm your reservation for departure from the Town and Country Resort Hotel to the airport with the Cloud Nine Shuttle 24 hours prior to your scheduled departure.

Rental Cars

Many major car rental companies have counters inside the airport terminal. You can make your arrangements when you arrive at the airport or you can make them through Uniglobe Wings Travel or your own travel agent. Uniglobe can make your car rental reservations at the same time you make your flight reservations. See information above regarding how to reach Uniglobe.

Driving Directions

From the Airport
After leaving the Airport, go East on North Harbor Drive for 1.2 miles. Turn left on West Grape Street and go East for 0.4 miles. Take Interstate 5, San Diego Freeway East for 0.3 miles. Exit at CA-163 N 10th Avenue to Escondido and go Northeast for 0.6 miles. Bear right on CA-163, Cabrillo Freeway, and go North for 2.6 miles. Bear right on ramp at sign "Interstate 8 W Friars Road" and go West for 0.9 miles. Turn right on Hotel Circle North and go East for 0.2 miles to the hotel.

If already traveling on Interstate 5
Exit Interstate 8 East El Centro. Take the second "Hotel Circle" exit. At the end of exit ramp, turn left traveling along the surface road, which will go under freeway. Bear left under freeway. Hotel is on the right-hand side.

If already traveling on Interstate 15
Exit Interstate 163 South. Exit at "Hotel Circle". At the end of the exit ramp, turn right. At the first signal light, turn left. Hotel is on the right-hand side.

If already traveling on Interstate 805
Exit Interstate 8 West "Beaches". Exit at "Hotel Circle." At the end of the exit ramp, turn right. At the first signal light, turn left. Hotel is on the right-hand side.

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