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Location, Travel & Accomodations

The 6th International Symposium of Computer Science in Sport is being held at the University of Calgary, Calgary Alberta Canada

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CONFERENCE ACCOMMODATIONS

A block of rooms has been booked for delegates at

Delegates are encouraged to book early even if you have to cancel or change your reservation at a later date.

NOTE: Please be sure when booking accommodations at this location to reference the 6th International Symposium on Computer Science In Sport Conference so that you receive the special conference rates that have been negotiated.

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OFF-CAMPUS ACCOMMODATIONS

Best Western Village Park Inn
1804 Crowchild Trail NW Calgary (approximately 15-20 minute walk to campus)
Phone: (403) 289-0241
Toll Free: 1-888-774-7716
Fax: (403) 289-4645

Guests wishing to reserve accommodations for the Best Western Village Park Inn may do so by contacting the hotel by phone or by going to this link and completing the requested information.

Please note that if you are using the on-line option, please be sure to reference the 6th International Symposium on Computer Science In Sport Conference in the comments section of the form.

There is one type of accommodation reserved for the 6th International Symposium on Computer Science In Sport Conference: standard rooms (2 beds per room).

Room rate is $114.00 for the standard single room, plus applicable taxes, per night.

Please note that rooms are based on availability and all unused rooms will be released on Saturday, May 12, 2007 (delegates may still call after this date to inquire about availability). As such, delegates are encouraged to book the accommodations on or before Saturday, May 12, 2007 in order to avoid disappointment.

Quality Inn University
2359 Banff Trail NW Calgary (approximately 15-20 minute walk to campus)
Phone: (403) 289-1973
Toll Free: 1-800-661-4667
Fax: (403) 282-1241

Guests wishing to reserve accommodations for the Quality Inn University may do so by contacting the hotel by phone or by going to the following this link and completing the requested information.

Please note that if you are using the on-line option, please be sure to reference the 6th International Symposium on Computer Science In Sport Conference in the comments section of the form.

There are two types of accommodation reserved for the 6th International Symposium on Computer Science In Sport Conference:

  • standard queen (2 beds per room), room rate is $93.00 plus applicable taxes, per night
  • standard king (one bed per room).

Please note that rooms are based on availability and all unused rooms will be released on Monday, May 07, 2007 (delegates may still call after this date to inquire about availability). As such, delegates are encouraged to book the accommodations on or before Monday, May 07, 2007 in order to avoid disappointment.

Other Options

In addition to the aforementioned Quality Inn University and Best Western Village Park Inn there are 10 hotels/motels conveniently located in "Motel Village", situated approximately 15-20 minutes walking distance from the University of Calgary Campus. A C-Train (LRT) Station, minutes away (via C-Train) from downtown Calgary, is conveniently located across the street from "Motel Village".

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ON-CAMPUS HOUSING

University of Calgary, Summer Conference Housing
3456- 24th Avenue NW Calgary
Fax: (403) 220-6760
Phone: (403) 220-3203
Toll Free: 1-877-498-3203

There are three types of accommodation reserved for the 6th International Symposium on Computer Science In Sport Conference:

  • studio,
  • traditional residence and
  • 2 bedroom apartment
Refer to website for floor plans and more detailed descriptions.

Per person rates range from

  • $23.00 for shared occupancy traditional to
  • $58.00 for a studio style accommodations, plus applicable taxes, per night.
Please note that the rooms are based on availability and all unused rooms will be released on April 16, 2007 (delegates may still call after this date to inquire about availability). As such, delegates are encouraged to book on campus accommodations on or before April 16, 2007 in order to avoid disappointment.

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TRANSPORTATION

The Calgary International Airport is well served by many international and domestic airlines with non-stop flights from Canada, the U.S. and overseas. It is also possible to reach Calgary by car or bus. Calgary has excellent east-west access along the Trans Canada Highway (Highway #1) and north-south access via Highway #2.

A taxi to "Motel Village" from the Airport will cost approximately $35.00 one way.

There is a cab company affiliated with Village Park Inn that could charge cabs from airport to the hotel at a less rate then typical going rate. At the Calgary Airport, the delegate should ask for Red Top Taxi at the taxi stand. The charge is $30.10 from the airport to Village Park Inn. Upon arrival at the hotel the driver will provide the delegate with a voucher and the charge will be posted to the room bill. Upon departure, the guest will inform the front desk that they need a taxi to the airport, and again the front desk will provide the voucher and the charge will be posted to their bill. The fare to the airport is $28.10.

You will not need a car during the conference, but if you are renting a car, a few companies located at the Airport or downtown include:

Parking is available for Free on campus for Conference Housing guests and in designated pay lots for other delegates who will be coming to campus for the conference. Parking is available free of charge for guests staying at the Best Western Village Park Inn.

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CALGARY, ALBERTA

Calgary is a safe, clean and vibrant multi-cultural city with a population of over 900,000 citizens serviced by an international airport with direct world-wide flights. Located in the foothills of the magnifi­cent Rocky Mountains, Calgary is a prime destination for experiencing the sophistication of a dynamic urban center and the thrill of a backcountry adventure. Outstanding attractions include:

and Olympic venues such as: The famous Calgary Stampede, held every year in July, attracts more than one million visitors.

The spectacular resorts of:

are an hour’s drive from Calgary and offer visitors a broad scope of activities. Other nearby attractions include:

For information about the City of Calgary and the Rocky Mountains, please contact:

  • Tourism Calgary
    200- 238 - 11th Avenue S.E.,
    Calgary, Alberta,
    T2G 0X8,
    Phone: (403) 263-8510;
    Fax: (403) 262-3809;
    Toll Free: 1-800-661-1678
In addition, the following are web sites for Calgary and Banff with links to information on the Rocky Mountains:

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