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Venue, Hotel and Travel Information

Hotel | Airport Shuttle Services | Public Transportation | International Attendees | Travel Discounts

Conference Location

Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054 (map)

Hotel Information

The Hyatt Regency Santa Clara
5101 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054 (map)
Phone: (408) 200-1234
Fax: (408) 980-3990
(Hotel is connected to the Santa Clara Convention Center)

Special Room Rate: $199.00 plus tax (currently 9.5%)

To make your hotel reservations:

In order to receive the group room rate, you must identify yourself as attending Velocity Conference. Reservations received after the cutoff date of May 25 , 2013 or after the room block is sold out (whichever comes first) will be honored on a space-available basis at the prevailing rate of the hotel. All rates are single or double occupancy. All room rates listed above do not include 9.5% local & state tax and District Improvement Fee of $1.00 (subject to change without notice). IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Any reservations cancelled after 3:00pm on June 10th, 2013 will be charged a one night room and tax late cancellation fee.

Parking at The Hyatt Regency and Santa Clara Convention Center

  • Self Parking: self-parking in the hotel parking lot or connecting convention center lot is free.
  • Valet Parking: $5 per day, $11 overnight (subject to change without notice)

Additional Hotel Rooms

O'Reilly Media has secured additional hotel rooms at the Hilton Santa Clara, located across the street from the Convention Center.

Hilton Santa Clara
4949 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054 (map)

Rate: $219 per night plus tax. Deadline to make reservations is Friday, May 17, 2013

To make your hotel reservations:

Airport Shuttle Services

Super Shuttle Van Service
Phone: (800) 258-3826

VIP Airport Shuttle
Phone: (408) 885-1800

Public Transportation

Amtrak
There is an Amtrak station in Santa Clara at Tasman Ave. and Lafayette Street, underneath the Tasman Avenue overpass. The Great America Santa Clara stop is on the Capitol Corridor route with service to and from Sacramento. There are seven trains daily. 1 (800) USA-RAIL.

BART
Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) is a high-speed train serving the greater San Francisco Bay Area and the Oakland International Airport. You can take the Santa Clara County Transit to and from the Fremont BART station. (510) 441-2278.

There are public transportation options available to and from all Bay Area airports at minimal cost. The Great America VTA Light Rail (vta.org) stop is directly in front of the hotel and convention center, and provides an easy connection to the San Jose International Airport, Downtown San Jose, Mountain View, and Caltrain. Using Caltrain you can easily connect to San Francisco International Airport, Downtown San Francisco, and BART.

Driving Directions

From San Jose Int'l Airport - SJC
Start out going Northwest on Airport Blvd. towards Terminal C. Turn right onto Airport Pkwy. Turn left onto Guadalupe Pkwy. Take the US-101 N ramp towards San Francisco. Merge onto US-101 N. Take the Great America Pkwy. exit towards Bowers Avenue. Keep right at the fork in the ramp. Merge onto Great America Pkwy. (Approx. 5 miles)

From San Francisco Int'l Airport - SFO
Take US Highway 101 South towards San Jose. Take the CA-237 East exit towards Alviso/Milpitas. Take the Great America Parkway exit towards Lafayette Street. Turn right onto Great America Parkway. (Approx. 31 miles)

From Oakland Int'l Airport - OAK
Start out going Northeast on Airport Drive towards Neil Armstrong Way by turning left. Turn right onto 98th Ave. Merge onto I-880 South towards San Jose. Take the Milpitas/Alviso Rd. exit towards CA-237/Calaveras Blvd. Merge onto CA-237 W. Take the Great America Pkwy ramp towards Lafayette Street. Turn left onto Great America Pkwy. (Approx. 33 miles)

International Attendees

Please visit travel.state.gov for important information about international travel to the United States.

Travel Discounts

Rental Car Discounts

Hertz

If you need a rental car while in Santa Clara, you may go to the Hertz Interactive Reservation System to receive the special O'Reilly discount on rental cars for the conference. Or call Hertz Reservations at (800) 654-3131 and mention code #01XY0038.

United Airline Discount

United

To receive your 3% Discount on United Airlines flights to our event, you can book online at united.com and provide discount Code ZNRA276698. Or, for a $25 service fee you can call United Meetings at (800) 426-1122 where a ticketing agent can help you by phone.

O'Reilly Media, Inc. assumes no responsibility or liability for the facilities or services provided by the vendors and suppliers. Anyone attending releases O'Reilly from any and all claims that may arise out of attending at this conference.

Sponsors

Sponsorship Opportunities

For information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at the conference, contact Gloria Lombardo at (203) 381-9245 or glombardo@oreilly.com

Media Partner Opportunities

For media partnerships, contact mediapartners@ oreilly.com

Press and Media

For media-related inquiries, contact Maureen Jennings at maureen@oreilly.com

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