The 2005 Conference on Information Technology will be held at the largest convention hotel in the Southwest,
the Wyndham Anatole Hotel in Dallas, Texas. The Anatole is just minutes from several of Dallas' entertainment
centers including the West End and Deep Ellum, as well as world-class shopping at North Park Mall and the Galleria.
that the cut-off date has passed. Consequently, the contracted
rate is no longer available. Room reservations, while still available, can be made at the Wyndham
Anatole Hotel at the prevailing rate ($199/night) by
calling (214) 748-1200.
hotels in close proximity (two minute walk) to the Wyndham
Anatole Hotel are below. Please note that we
do not have contracts with the following hotels. We are
simply providing alternatives for your consideration.
Marriott Courtyard Market Center
Market Center Boulevard
Sheraton Suites Market
Fairfield Inn & Suites Dallas Market Center
Market Center Boulevard at Stemmons
AIRLINE DISCOUNTS to DALLAS/FORT WORTH
Discounted fares are available at the following participating
is offering CIT participants 5 percent off regular fares. Please
call their meeting service desk at (800) 433-1790 and
mention group code A98H5AC to receive the discount.
America West Airlines is offering CIT attendees 5-10 percent off regular fares. For
reservations, call (800) 548-7575 Monday through Friday and
mention CAMS Code AP7179 or visit
click on the air reservations tab, and enter
in the e-certificate box.
is offering CIT participants a 10% discount off the lowest
rail fare that is available when making your reservation to
Dallas/Ft. Worth. Discounts are available between October 20
October 29, 2005. To book space, call Amtrak at (800)
872-7245 or contact your local travel agent. Make sure you
refer to the Fare Code
when making your reservation. This offer is not valid on the
Auto Train. The discounted fare is valid on Metroliner and
Acela service for all departures, seven days a week, except
for holiday blackouts. This offer is also valid on Sleepers,
Business Class, or First Class. Schedules may be viewed
RENTAL CAR DISCOUNTS
Arrangements for a discounted rate on an Avis rental car can
also be made at (800) 433-1790.
group code A98H5AC to receive the discount.
is available on the upper level of each terminal at DFW. Fares
to downtown Dallas are approximately $38.
Checker Shuttle Company provides daily transportation to
and from DFW Airport to the Wyndham Anatole for $15 per
person, one way.
Passenger pick up is
on the UPPER LEVEL at DFW terminals. Passengers load in
the Yellow Checker Shuttle loading zones at two
convenient locations at each terminal.
Passenger drop off is on the LOWER LEVEL. Inform
your driver of the terminal and gate assignment for your
information about public transportation, please visit
Ultimate Guide to Dallas-Fort Worth
The Ultimate Guide to Dallas-Fort Worth is a Windows
desktop application that, once downloaded to your PC, is
available for offline use. The Guide is updated monthly
through brief internet sessions that synchronize your current
content with the latest information available about dining,
entertainment, services, transportation, attractions, and
other valuable information useful to visitors to the
Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex.
Just click the link below to download the 2005 CIT Ultimate
Guide to Dallas-Fort Worth. When the download is complete,
you will be prompted to install the application. Download
times are dependent on the speed of your connection. The
application will automatically open after installation. Leave
the application open for about 15 minutes to allow content to
download. (You can minimize the application and it will
download in the background).