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Sponsors & Exhibitors

For information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at the conference, contact Sharon Cordesse

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Media Partnerships

For Media Partnership opportunities, please contact Avila Reese

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Ubuntu Live will take place at the Oregon Convention Center (OCC), in Portland OR. We have negotiated special rates for Ubuntu Live attendees at the Holiday Inn, Red Lion Hotel and the Courtyard by Marriott. All three hotels are within walking distance of the OCC. We recommend you make your hotel reservations as soon as possible. Hotel rooms are limited and will likely sell out early.

Hotel Reservations

Holiday Inn

Holiday Inn Portland - Downtown/ Convention Center
1441 N. E. 2nd Avenue
Portland, OR 97232
(Four blocks from Oregon Convention Center)

Rate: $124.00 per night for single or double occupancy.

The cutoff date to make your room reservations is June 21, 2007. In order to receive the group room rate, you must request the group rate for "Ubuntu." Reservations received after the cutoff date of June 21, 2007 or when the room block is sold out (whichever comes first) will be honored on a space-available basis at the prevailing rate of the hotel. Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state & local taxes (currently 12.5%) in effect at time of check-in.

Making reservations at the Holiday Inn:

By Phone: Call the hotel directly at (503) 233-2401 and reference Ubuntu to receive the group room rate.

Red Lion Hotel

Red Lion Hotel Portland Convention Center
1021 N. E. Grand Avenue
Portland, OR 97232

(One block from the Oregon Convention Center)

Rate: $109.00 per night for single or double occupancy.

The cutoff date to make your room reservations is June 30, 2007. In order to receive the group room rate, you must request the group rate for "O'Reilly Media, Inc." Reservations received after the cutoff date of June 30, 2007 or when the room block is sold out (whichever comes first) will be honored on a space-available basis at the prevailing rate of the hotel. Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state & local taxes (currently 12.5%) in effect at time of check-in.

Making reservations at the Red Lion:

By Phone: Call the hotel directly at 800-343-1822 and reference O'Reilly Media, Inc. to receive the group room rate.

Courtyard by Marriott

Courtyard by Marriott Portland - LLoyd Center
435 N. E. Wasco
Portland, OR 97232

(Four blocks from Oregon Convention Center)

Rate: $119.00 per night for single occupancy or $124.00 per night for double occupancy.

The cutoff date to make your room reservations is June 28, 2007. In order to receive the group room rate, you must request the group rate for "Ubuntu Live 2007" Reservations received after the cutoff date of June 28, 2007 or when the room block is sold out (whichever comes first) will be honored on a space-available basis at the prevailing rate of the hotel. Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state & local taxes (currently 12.5%) in effect at time of check-in.

Making reservations at the Courtyard by Marriott:

By Phone: Call the hotel directly at (503) 234-3200 or Marriott Central Reservations at (800) 321-22110 and reference Ubuntu Live 2007 to receive the group room rate.

Parking is available at all three hotels for a fee.

Getting There

Portland International Airport (PDX)
The Portland Int'l Airport serves approximately 120 domestic and international cities by 17 commercial airlines.

MAX Light Rail
For affordable & convenient transportation from the Portland International Airport (PDX) to the hotels and Convention Center, hop aboard the Airport MAX light rail "Red Line". The Double Tree Hotel and Executive Meeting Center Portland - Lloyd Center and the Oregon Convention Center are located on the MAX light rail line with service between the Hotel and Portland International Airport. For a minimal fee, (currently $1.95) MAX will transport guests from the Airport directly to the Hotel's doorstep. Service runs every 15 minutes seven days a week between 4:30 a.m. and 11:30 p.m.

Room Sharing

If you are looking to save money on your housing costs, you may wish to room-share. The Ubuntu Live Conference wiki contains a Room Sharing page where you can post information about yourself along with the type of room sharing situation with which you are most comfortable. If not comfortable with posting your info, simply peruse the listing of others looking for room sharing situations who you can contact.

Travel Assistance

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The official O'Reilly conference travel planner offers one-stop shopping for your air travel and other travel needs in connection with your attendance at RailsConf.

Vivian V. Russell Travel Services
182 Farmers Lane, Suite 102
Santa Rosa, CA 95405
Email:
Phone: (707) 525-0550, Fax: (707) 525-0560

Rental Cars

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Should you choose to make travel arrangements independently, you may go to the "Hertz Interactive Reservation System" to receive the special O'Reilly discount on rental cars at Ubuntu Live Conference.

See and Do in Portland

Learn all there is to do in Portland from the unmatched natural beauty, to the bustling local scene and sumptuous dining -- all effortlessly accessed by a convenient light-rail system.


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