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Travel Information

Conference Venue

Conference Venue and Accommodations:
Caesars Palace Las Vegas
3570 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109

Room Rate: $229-239 single / double occupancy plus tax
Hotel Reservation Deadline: January 23, 2019
Online Reservations at:

Make your reservations early. The conference rate is available through January 23, 2019; however, the room block may fill prior to this date. Once the room block is filled, reservations are accepted on a space available basis and may not be available at the conference rate.

Parking and Transportation

Up to 60 minutes: Free
1 - 4 hours: $12
4 - 24 hours: $15
Valet Parking
Up to 4 hours: $18
4 - 24 hours: $23
Oversized vehicles: $28 per day
Airport Shuttle
Shared Ride: Ride with others headed in the same direction $11
Non-Stop Ride: Direct ride with no stops in-between $48

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