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Conference '007: Licence to Edit
Conference '007: Licence to Edit takes place June 1 to 3, 2007, at the Ottawa Congress Centre.
The Indexing Society of Canada will be celebrating its 30th anniversary at its annual conference and general meeting in Ottawa from May 31 to June 1, 2007.
Ottawa Congress Centre
55 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON K1N 92J
1 800 450-0077
Getting to the Ottawa Congress Centre from outside of Ottawa
Getting to the Ottawa Congress Centre from within Ottawa
Registration for Conference '007: Licence to Edit is now closed. See you in Ottawa!
Getting to Ottawa
Travel by air
Please use booking code KPK9AAV1 when booking with Air Canada. The airline provides discounted airfare to and from Ottawa for Conference '007 from May 26 to June 8, 2007. To book with Air Canada, access aircanada.com and enter the promotion code in the field provided. Please note that Air Canada's discount is contingent on 10 conference travellers choosing the carrier.
To book with Air Canada, contact your travel agent or phone direct, toll free, at 1 800 361-7585.
WestJet has provided EAC members with the booking code QC #3333 for Conference '007 in Ottawa from May 25 to June 6, 2007, with a 10% discount off the airline's regular fare at the time of booking (excluding web and promotional fares). To book with WestJet, call 1 888 493-7853 or download the WestJet booking request form and fax or email your request. Two booking forms are available as downloadable files:
Details of booking, cancellation, and travel policies are available in the
For flight schedule information, please visit the website at www.westjet.com.
Stay Here: Accommodations in Ottawa
Discounted rates have been negotiated for conference participants at the following hotels:
University of Ottawa Residences
Ottawa, ON K1N 1H3
Tel.: 613 564-5400
The University of Ottawa is located in one of Ottawa's historic neighbourhoods. The residences are a few minutes' walk to the Ottawa Congress Centre.
|Single and Twin beds
(shared bathroom and kitchen facilities)
The conference rate is valid from May 30 to June 4. To receive the group rate, book your room by April 30 and quote the group code 155346. Call 613 564-5400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Novotel Ottawa is located directly across the street from the Ottawa Congress Centre and the Rideau Centre. It is one block from the historic Byward Market, Rideau Canal and Parliament Buildings.
Each of the 281 guestrooms features: high-speed Internet access, laptop safes, cordless phones, MP3 alarm clocks, customized climate control, windows that open, LCD wall-mounted televisions, voicemail, express check-in, fitness centre, indoor heated pool and restaurant.
The conference rate is valid from May 30 to June 4. To receive the group rate, book your hotel room by April 30 and quote the booking code 11922.
Lord Elgin Hotel
Located in the heart of downtown Ottawa, directly across from Confederation Park and the National Arts Centre, the Lord Elgin Hotel is steps away from the Rideau Canal, Ottawa Congress Centre, Parliament Buildings and the Rideau Centre.
Standard guestrooms feature a choice of one queen, two queens or one king bed. A newspaper is delivered each morning. Amenities include high-speed Internet access, in-room movies, coffee maker, hairdryer and phone with data line. Guests can also enjoy the lap pool with adjoining whirlpool, sauna and fitness equipment.
The conference rate is valid from May 29 to June 4. To receive the group rate, book your hotel room by April 29. To reserve by phone, call 1 800 267-4298 and mention the Editors' Association and the dates you wish to reserve. To reserve online, go to www.lordelgin.ca, click on rates and reservations, enter the date of your reservation, enter the promo code EDIT in the promo code box and click on next.
Holiday Inn & Suites Ottawa
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Ottawa is situated in the heart of the Golden Triangle, a quiet residential area in the nation's capital downtown core.
The hotel is a short walk to the Ottawa Congress Centre, Parliament Hill, Rideau Centre and the Byward Market. All guestrooms and suites offer complimentary coffee/tea service, heated bathroom floors, windows that open in addition to individual climate control, high-speed wireless Internet, work desks, two distinct telephone lines, ergonomic high back chair, 27" television, in-room movies, complimentary newspaper, hair dryer, iron and ironing board.
The conference rate is valid from May 29 to June 4. To receive the group rate, book your hotel room by April 29 and quote the group code Editors' Association of Canada, BK7.
Cartier Place Suite Hotel
Situated in a quiet neighborhood, the Cartier Place Suite Hotel is located between the Rideau Canal and the trendy boutique area of Elgin St.
The hotel is west of the Rideau Canal and a short walk to the Congress Centre via the new Somerset Street pedestrian bridge over the Canal. Suites feature a fully equipped kitchen, separate bedrooms and a living area with a private balcony. There is an indoor pool, whirlpool, sauna and fitness centre. Other amenities include valet service, fax and photocopying, safety deposit boxes, computer-compatible telephone jacks and indoor parking.
|Deluxe One-Bedroom Suite||$149||$159/$169|
|Deluxe VIP Business Suite||$179||$189/$199|
The conference rate is valid from May 29 to June 4. To receive the group rate, book your hotel room by April 29 and quote the group code Editors' Association.
Other Hotels in the Area
Ottawa has numerous types of accommodation from luxury hotels to bed and breakfasts. The following hotels are either adjacent to or within a few blocks of the Ottawa Congress Centre. EAC does not have conference rates at these hotels.
|Westin Hotel||11 Colonel By Dr.||Tel.: 613 560-7000
Toll-free: 1 800 937-8461
|Les Suites Hotel||130 Besserer St.||Tel.: 613 232-2000
Toll-free: 1 800 267-1989
|Chateau Laurier Hotel||1 Rideau St.||Tel.: 613 241-1414
Toll-free: 1 800 540-4410
|Courtyard Downtown||350 Dalhousie St.||Tel.: 613 241-1000
Toll-free: 1 800 341-2210
|Quality Hotel||290 Rideau St.||Tel.: 613 789-7511
|Sheraton Ottawa||150 Albert St.||Tel.: 613 238-1500
Toll-free: 1 800 325-3535
For more information about Ottawa accommodations, check: