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Travel Information


Conference Venue and Accommodations:

Hilton Waikoloa Village
425 Waikoloa Beach Drive
Waikoloa, Hawaii 96738

Room rate: $215 single/double occupancy plus tax; $265 triple occupancy plus tax

Reservations: (808) 886-1234 or 1-800-HILTONS

Hotel Reservation Deadline: May 24, 2013

Make your reservations early. Once the room block is filled, we cannot guarantee the conference room rate will be available. Reservations must be made by May 24, 2013 to receive this special rate refer to group code: USC. After this date, reservations are accepted on a space available basis and may not be offered at the conference rate.

There is an optional Daily Resort Charge of $25.00 plus tax applies per room, per night. If selected, this fee includes High-Speed Internet and Wi-Fi access, Local & Toll Free Calls, Hula, Lei Making, & Ukulele Lessons, PlayStation 3® with Unlimited Movies and Games, 20% Discount on Lagoon Beach Toy Rentals & 10% Discount on Ocean Sports Cruises. Participants may opt in or out of the fee at the time of check-in.

Airline Discounts
American Airlines is offering convention discount of 5% off the lowest applicable published airfare. To make a discount reservation, please call our Meeting Services Desk at 1-800-433-1790 from anywhere in the United States or Canada or go to and refer to Promotion Code 6663BU. The percentage discount applies to American Airlines and American Eagle flights only.

There will also be a separate ticketing charge of $25.00 USD for tickets purchased via the phone or $35.00 USD for tickets purchased at the airport. This amount is subject to change. At this time, there is no ticketing fee for reservations made and ticketed on