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    What to Know Onsite

    What to Know Onsite

    Opryland Resort

    The Opryland Resort is huge!  To help you find your way around, you will receive a map upon check-in that will show you the location of your hotel room, as well as the location for the AIAA registration area. You will also find interactive maps located throughout the property to help you find your way. Simply type in where you want to go and you will get walking directions.

    AIAA Registration Area

    The meeting registration is located nearest to the Convention Center entrance, in the Presidential Portico. If you are driving, the Convention Center is located off of Briley Parkway. The Presidential self-parking lot is nearest to the Convention Center entrance.

    Registration Hours  

    Saturday, 7 January (Continuing Education Only) 0700-1000 hrs
    Sunday, 8 January 1500-1900 hrs
    Monday, 9 January 0700-1900 hrs
    Tuesday, 10 January 0700-1900 hrs
    Wednesday, 11 January 2012 0700-1900 hrs
    Thursday, 12 January 2012 0700-1700 hrs

    On-Site Check-in

    Partnering with Expo Logic, we've streamlined the on-site registration check-in process! All advance registrants will receive an e-mail with a registration barcode. In order to pick up your badge and conference materials, make sure to print the e-mail that includes your ExpressPass Barcode, and bring it with you to the conference. Simply scan the ExpressPass barcode at one of the ExpressPass stations in the registration area to print your badge and receive your meeting materials. 


    Cyber Café (Internet Access) Hours

    Sponsored by: GE Aviation

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    Monday, 9 January 0700–2000 hrs
    Tuesday, 10 January 0700–2000 hrs
    Wednesday, 11 January 0700–2000 hrs
    Thursday, 12 January 0700–1300 hrs