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8014Re: [PPLetterpress] TypeCon2007 in Seattle

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  • springtide@isomedia.com
    Jul 3, 2007
      Jenny--
      Do we need to register in advance for what we'd like to attend?
      --jessica


      > TypeCon2007: Letter Space
      > August 1-5, 2007
      > Crowne Plaza Hotel
      > Seattle, Washington USA
      >
      > presented by The Society of Typographic Aficionados (SOTA)
      > in partnership with Cornish College of the Arts, the School of Visual
      > Concepts, and the University of Washington
      >
      > -----------------------------------------------------------------
      > - TypeCon2007 Early Bird Rates Extended
      > - Daily Schedule of Events Now Online
      > - Cut-off Date Approaching for the Crowne Plaza
      > -----------------------------------------------------------------
      >
      > -----------------------------------------------------------------
      > EARLY BIRD RATES EXTENDED - REGISTER NOW AND SAVE
      > -----------------------------------------------------------------
      > You asked for it, and we're only too happy to oblige. We've had a
      > number of requests to extend our early bird rates due to the Fourth
      > of July holidays. Well, sure, why not? We love to save money, and we
      > know you love to save money. Bring those extra dollars and buy some
      > new type books from Peter Miller, who will be onsite at TypeCon.
      >
      > Early bird has been extended to midnight Pacific Time on Thursday,
      > July 5. Sign up now and save big money! Join SOTA while you register
      > for the conference, and receive an extra discount.
      >
      > Conference fees are as follows:
      >
      > Early registration (through July 5)
      > SOTA members: $215 professionals/$120 students
      > Non-members: $250 professionals/$140 students
      >
      > Regular registration (July 6-20)
      > SOTA members: $245 professionals/$140 students
      > Non-members: $285 pro/$160 students
      >
      > Late/walk-up registration (after July 20)
      > SOTA members: $300 professionals/$160 students
      > Non-members: $350 pro/$175 students
      >
      > Optional pre-conference workshops are $50 for each half-day session
      > and $100 for each full-day session, plus materials/lab fees, if any.
      > The Type and Design Education Forum is $50, which includes all
      > general sessions and your choice of breakout.
      >
      > Secure registration is now available on the TypeCon2007 website.
      > Seating is limited - register today to book your spot!
      >
      > Direct link to TypeCon2007 registration - http://www.sotalink.com/
      > registration
      >
      > TypeCon2007 website - http://www.typecon.com
      >
      > -----------------------------------------------------------------
      > SCHEDULE OF EVENTS NOW ONLINE
      > -----------------------------------------------------------------
      > Which one's your type? Microsoft's legibility legend, Keven Larson?
      > The Canadian power trio of Marian Bantjes, Robert Bringhurst, and
      > Nick Shinn? Seattle's Modern Dog, or Tacoma's Art Chantry? We love
      > them all, plus the other 80 speakers who'll be waiting for you at
      > TypeCon2007 in Seattle. We've just posted the schedule of events for
      > each day during the conference. Check out the site and see when your
      > favorites are speaking! Complete descriptions for each talk will be
      > live shortly.
      >
      > http://www.typecon.com/program.html
      >
      > -----------------------------------------------------------------
      > WE'RE SELLING OUT THE HOTEL. BOOK YOUR ROOM AT THE CROWNE PLAZA NOW!
      > -----------------------------------------------------------------
      > *** We have oversold our room block on many nights during TypeCon.
      > The Crowne Plaza has been nice enough to add more rooms to our block,
      > but they are being snapped up quickly. If you're going to stay at the
      > TypeCon2007 conference hotel and headquarters, you must book your
      > room now. If you are looking for a roommate, email us and we'll do
      > our best to help. ***
      >
      > We have a super rate on rooms at the Crowne Plaza - just $169 (plus
      > tax) per night. This is a fantastic deal in Seattle during the height
      > of summer - everyone else is paying well over $200 a night. The
      > TypeCon2007 discount rate is available until July 13, 2007, or until
      > our room block is full - whichever comes first.
      >
      > To book online with your credit card, please visit this dedicated
      > TypeCon2007 link:
      >
      > http://www.ichotelsgroup.com/redirect?
      > path=rates&checkInDate=27&checkInMonthYear=062007&checkOutDate=09&checkO
      > utMonthYear=072007&brandCode=cp&hotelCode=seadt&GPC=AAD&_IATAno=99801505
      >
      > To book by phone, call 1-206-464-1980 and mention SOTA/Society of
      > Typographic Aficionados and TypeCon. This is the direct reservations
      > line for the Seattle Crowne Plaza, and we recommend calling this
      > number instead of the national toll-free reservations line to ensure
      > your booking goes smoothly.
      >
      > Crowne Plaza Seattle information site - http://www.cphotelseattle.com
      >
      >
      > SPONSORSHIP AND VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE: If you would like
      > to contribute to TypeCon2007 by sponsoring, donating goods and
      > services, or volunteering, please send an email to
      > mailto:info@....
      >
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      > ABOUT TYPECON AND SOTA
      > -----------------------------------------------------------------
      > TypeCon2007 is the annual conference of SOTA, an international non-
      > profit organization dedicated to the promotion, study, and support of
      > type design, typography, and the related arts. For more information
      > about SOTA, please visit the website at http://www.typesociety.org
      >
      > Have questions, need answers? Send us an email!
      > mailto:info@....
      >
      > See you in Seattle!
      >
      >
      >
      > Yahoo! Groups Links
      >
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      >
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