Hotel and Travel Information
The 2005 Web 2.0 Conference will be held at the Argent Hotel.
If you're looking for the right place in San Francisco to revel in the excitement of The City, The Argent Hotel is the perfect choice. Located in the heart of the City, The Argent stands 36 floors tall with 667 luxurious guestrooms, overlooking the beautiful San Francisco City skyline. Activities within walking distance include Yerba Buena Gardens, Union Square, SFMOMA, Sony Metreon, and San Francisco’s finest in dining, shopping, and entertainment.
Web 2.0 has negotiated a special, low hotel rate for overnight participants in San Francisco. To reserve a room at the Argent Hotel, please follow the instructions below.
Due to an overwhelming response, the Web 2.0 conference room block at the Argent Hotel is completely sold out.
We have secured additional hotel rooms for the Web 2.0 Conference at the hotels listed below. Please note: In order to get our special conference rate, you must say you are with the Web 2.0 Conference.
Renaissance Parc 55 Hotel
To make a reservation by telephone, please call: 1-800-621-1187 or 1-800-228-9290 (24 hrs) To book, modify or cancel a reservation online parc55hotel.com.
W San Francisco
To make a reservation by telephone, please call 1-877-946-8357. To make a reservation online W Hotel.
If you have any questions please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Donna Ortiz @ 415-905-2397
Please Note: Parking fees are approximate and completely subject to change without notice.
The official conference travel planner offers one-stop shopping for your air travel and other travel needs in connection with your attendance at a conference.
Please visit www.unitedstatesvisas.gov for important information about international travel to the United States.
Should you choose to make travel arrangements independently, you may contact Hertz directly to receive the special discount on rental cars at the Web 2.0 Conference 2005. To reserve a car with your special rate, call Hertz:
or call your nearest Hertz reservation center, your corporate travel department, or your travel agent. You must give the agent the Hertz CV #01XY0025.
United Airlines is the official airline of the Web 2.0 Conference 2005. If you or your travel agent call United's toll-free number (1-800-521-4041) to book your reservations, you will receive a 5% discounnt off the lowest applicable discount fare, including First Class or a 10% discount off full fare unrestricted coach fares, purchased 7 days in advance. An additional 5% discount will apply when tickets are purchased at least 30 days in advance of your travel date. Discounts also apply on Shuttle by United and United Express. Call United's Specialized Meeting Reservations Center at 1-800-521-4041 to obtain the best fares and schedule information. Make sure you refer to Meeting ID #538GO. Dedicated reservation agents are on duty 7 days a week from 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM EST. Mileaage Plus members receive full credit for all miles flown to this meeting.You must refer to Meeting ID #538GO in order to receive the conference attendee discount. Be certain to give either your travel planner or the United reservation agent (1-800-521-4041) this number.
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Web 2.0 Sponsor Opportunities--Reach business leaders and technology influencers at the Web 2.0 conference.
Call Amber Rattu at 415-905-2647, email
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For media-related inquiries, contact Ben Stricker: or Suzanne Axtell:
Due to the overwhelming number of requests for press passes for the Web 2.0 Conference, press credentials for the conference are no longer available.
Speaking opportunities are by invitation only. Speaker suggestions can be forwarded to Vee McMillen at
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