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Ninth SIAM Conference on
Parallel Processing for
Scientific Computing

Fifth SIAM Conference on
Mathematical and Computational
Issues in the Geosciences

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By Air

SIAM has selected Delta as the official carrier for this conference. Discounts are available to conference attendees from March 19 to March 30, 1999. The Gold File number for the meeting discount is 118399A.

By flying Delta, you can take advantage of the following discounts:

  • 5% off lowest applicable published fare

  • 10% off unrestricted Y fares (full coach)
  • Zone fares (stay a minimum of two (2) nights; no need for Saturday stay over)

SIAM has selected Uniglobe Wings Travel to assist attendees in making travel arrangements. To book your reservations through Uniglobe Wings Travel, call 800-243-4370 or 215-628-3322, fax your reservations to 215-628-0310, or use their on-line reservations system at uniwings@aol.com. Ask for Debbie Murphy or Jan Hyatt. Be sure to mention that you are attending the SIAM PP99/GS99 Conferences. 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

The Adam's Mark San Antonio-Riverwalk Hotel is 20 minutes from the airport. Starr Shuttle is the official airport transportation shuttle service for the SIAM Conferences in San Antonio and is offering a special rate of $7.00 per person, one way to all SIAM conference attendees. To receive your special rate, tell the driver that you are a SIAM conference attendee. A taxi costs approximately $14.00 per person and cabs will allow up to 4 people to share one fare.

Car Rentals

Many major car rental companies have offices inside the airport terminal. You can make your arrangements when you arrive at the airport or Uniglobe Wings Travel can assist you in making car rental reservations at the time you make your flight reservations.

Driving Directions

From San Antonio International Airport, take Hwy 281 South to Commerce Street exit. Turn right on Commerce Street and right on Soledad Street. The hotel is 4 blocks down on Soledad Street, between Pecan and East Martin Streets. We suggest that you get a map and directions from the car rental company when you pick up your car.

MMD Created: 8/17/98 Updated: 11/4/98