Twentieth International Unicode Conference
January 28-31, 2002
Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC
Invitation to Exhibit
The Unicode Standard has become the foundation for all modern text
processing. It is used on large machines, tiny portable devices, and
for distributed processing across the Internet. The standard brings
cost-reducing efficiency to international applications and enables the
exchange of text in an ever increasing list of natural languages.
New technologies and innovative Internet applications, as well as the
evolving Unicode Standard, bring new challenges along with their new
capabilities. This technical conference will explore the opportunities
created by the latest advances and how to leverage them, as well as
potential pitfalls to be aware of, and problem areas that need further
Conference attendees will include managers, software engineers, systems
analysts, font designers, graphic designers, content developers,
technical writers, and product marketing personnel, involved in the
development, deployment or use of Unicode software or content, and the
globalization of software and the Internet.
The Exhibition/Demonstration area will take place on Wednesday and Thursday,
January 30 and January 31 only.
Table top displays will be set up for your usage. You may supply your own
backdrops, portable booths or any materials that you deem necessary to
enhance your display.
Space is limited, so make your reservation today.
Location of Exhibits:
Once confirmed, a floor plan of the area will be forwarded to each
Hours of operation:
Wednesday, January 30: 09:00 a.m. - 08:00 p.m.
Thursday, January 31: 09:00 a.m. - 05:00 p.m.
Specifications: - skirted table (s)
- Internet connectivity, as necessary
Wednesday, January 30: From 7:00 a.m.
Thursday, January 31: After 5:00 p.m.
While every effort will be made to provide security for exhibits while in
the Hotel, neither Global Meeting Services Inc., nor the Omni Shoreham
Hotel, will assume responsibility for loss or damage to exhibits or other
To confirm your space, an exhibit order form with fee must be completed
and returned to the address given below by January 18, 2002.
Exhibit Registration Fee: US $925.00
****Please note: This registration fee entitles the booth holder to one
(1) booth manager plus an additional two (2) booth attendees only. Name
badges will be assigned to those indicated on the registration form only.
Substitutions are permitted up to 2 days prior to the Conference.
Refreshment breaks and luncheons are included in this fee.
Tutorial/Workshop and Conference sessions are not included in this fee.
Exhibitors are responsible for all material handling to and from the
Conference and any costs thereof.
The Conference will take place at the:
Omni Shoreham Hotel
2500 Calvert Street, NW
Washington, DC 20008
Tel: +1 202 234 0700
Fax: +1 202 265 7972
The Hotel is located on 11 acres in picturesque Rock Creek Park. One
block from the Woodley Park Metro Station, which connects visitors to
major Washington attractions. 3 miles from Union Station, 7 miles from
Reagan National Airport, 28 miles from Dulles International Airport and
33 miles from Baltimore/Washington International Airport (BWI).
A guest room block has been set aside for the Conference. The Conference
* $169.00 single or double occupancy per night
Plus applicable hotel tax.
To receive these special rates, you must reserve your room together with your
conference registration through Global Meeting Services, Inc. See form attached
to conference registration form.
Hotel reservations should be made prior to January 3, 2002. Thereafter,
this special rate will be offered on a rate and space available basis only.
Any individual cancellations within 72 hours from the date of arrival will be
billed for (1) night room and tax.
Conference attendees are to make their own travel arrangements.
EXHIBIT/DEMONSTRATION ORDER FORM AND CONTRACT:
Company Name: ________________________________________________
Postal/Zip code: ________________________________________________
Booth Manager: ________________________________________________
1. ______________________________ 2. ___________________________
Indicate the name in full that you would like to have printed on your
I require access to the Internet from my booth:
Yes [ ] No [ ]
Description of Display: Please briefly describe your product and/or
Booth: $925.00 [ ]
Omni Shoreham Hotel (optional):
Hotel reservation required:[ ]
Arrival Date: / /
Departure Date: / /
Room Preference:[ ] Smoking
[ ] Non-Smoking
Single:[ ] $169.00 per night*
+ hotel tax
Double:[ ] $169.00 per night*
+ hotel tax
Credit card guarantee to hold room:[ ]
* Rates valid until January 3, 2002.
Remittance is by:
[ ] Visa [ ] Mastercard [ ] American Express
[ ] Discover [ ] Diners Club [ ] JCB
[ ] Cheque/Check
Credit cards will be billed in US dollars
Credit card number Expiry date
Name of cardholder Signature
Billing Address of credit card:
Please make cheques/checks payable to Global Meeting Services, Inc.
Please check the appropriate boxes:
Please do not include my name on the attendee list: [ ]
I will attend the Luncheon on January 30: [ ]
I will attend the Luncheon on January 31: [ ]
I require vegetarian meals: [ ]
Please complete and return this form by mail, fax or e-mail with the
appropriate fees to:
Twentieth International Unicode Conference
c/o Global Meeting Services, Inc.
4030 Porte Le Paz #90
San Diego, CA 92122, USA