Events & Symposium - Symposium - 2008 - Announcement

The 2008 International Rexx Symposium
28 April - 1 May 2008
Raleigh, North Carolina, USA

Sponsored by the Rexx Language Association

A N N O U N C E M E N T


The 2008 International Rexx Symposiumwill be held in the Capital City, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA for the first time! The program agenda represents the best of all the quality presentations offered by the best Rexx practitioners in the world. As usual, the Sunday before the Symposium will feature free tutorials and a welcome reception.

The Symposium is the only technical conference dedicated to the Rexx family of programming languages, drawing speakers and attendees from around the world. It is the best place to learn valuable Rexx programming techniques, keep up with the latest developments in the Rexx community, and confer with your colleagues, many of whom are luminaries in the field. The Program will feature a wide variety of presentations ranging from tutorial introduction to real-world practical applications, to research papers describing techniques and features you will be using in the future. The Session abstracts that have been accepted may be viewed on the RexxLA website.

The Program Schedule is being assembled and will be available on the RexxLA website soon.

Symposium Location

Clarion Hotel State Capital
320 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, North Carolina 27603-1786 USA
Phone: 919-832-0501
Fax: 919-833-1631

Registration Information

Registration Fees Through 4 April 2008 After 4 April 2008
Full Symposium1 US $295 US $345
Any single day2 Mon, Tue US $80 US $90
Wed US $60 US $70
Thu US $40 US $50
Symposium Banquet US $50 per person US $60 per person
1Includes conference sessions, lunches (Mon,Tue), Symposium Banquet (Wed), proceedings, and annual RexxLA membership.
2Includes conference sessions and lunches (Mon,Tue) only.

Registration fee may be paid online by PayPal or Credit Card (via PayPal), or by mail with VISA or MasterCard, personal check drawn on US bank, money order, or bank check.

To register, complete the 2008 Symposium Registration Form. If you have any questions about the Registration process, please contact the RexxLA Treasurer treasurer@rexxla.org.

On-site Registration
Sunday 18:00-22:00
Daily 08:15-08:30

Register before 4 April 2008 and save!

Lodging Information

The Clarion Hotel is holding 30 rooms for Symposium attendees. We have negotiated excellent Symposium room rate of:

  • Single/Double US$75

(tax is NOT included)

The Symposium rate is available only by contacting the Clarion Hotel directly.

Complimentary vehicle parking is available in the attached parking structure.

After 4 April 2008, the hotel will be releasing any reserved rooms for public sale. Book your accomodation before 4 April to get this special rate.

Symposium Hotel Reservations

Clarion Hotel State Capital
320 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, North Carolina 27603-1786 USA

Internet Online Reservations for Rexx Symposium1
Email csm@raleighclarion.com (Tricia Nelson)2
Voice (US) 919-832-05013
Voice (overseas) +1 919-832-05013
Fax 919-833-16313
1 Choose Corporate Rate or if not available, cheapest rate available. Then email csm@raleighclarion.com (Tricia Nelson) with details of your booking and identifying yourself as part of the RexxLA Group.
2 Only use this email address for following up your room reservation.
3 Identify yourself as part of the RexxLA Group to ensure room rate.

Banquet Information

A surprise treat you wouldn't want to miss!!

Travel Information

The Symposium Hotel Clarion Hotel State Capital is located in the heart of Downtown Raleigh.

For More Information

Email your registration questions to the RexxLA Treasurer at treasurer@rexxla.org. Send other questions about the Symposium to symposium2008@rexxla.org for prompt assistance.