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Registration Information

Secure Site

Broadband Year online registration is on a secure server. We guarantee that every transaction you make will be 100% safe. Our secure server software encrypts all of your personal information, including credit card number, name, and addresses so that it cannot be read as the information travels over the Internet.And dont forget that Directv offer coupons and deals for their packages from the team at Techcouponcode

Package Pricing
Package Description Discount

April 21th)


June 9th)


June 26-30 )
A1   The Full Infrastrucure and Access Conference Programs
$1,695.00 $1,795.00 $1,895.00
A2   1 Day Tutorial plus Infrastrucuture and Access Conference Program
$1,495.00 $1,595.00 $1,695.00
B1   2 Days of Tutorial Only
$1,195.00 $1,295.00 $1,395.00
B2   Monday Tutorial Only
$695.00 $795.00 $895.00
B3   Tuesday Tutorial Only
$695.00 $795.00 $895.00
C1   3 Days of Infrastructure and Access Conference Sessions
$1,295.00 $1,395.00 $1,495.00
D1   One Day of Conference Only
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E1   Business Opportunities Conference plus T2 or T6 and T12
n/a $1,495.00 $1,595.00
E2   Business Opportunities Conference Only
n/a $995.00 $1,095.00
E3   Business Opportunities Conference plus T12
n/a $1,195.00 $1,295.00
F1   Yankee Group Executive Summit
n/a $1,295.00 $1,395.00
F2   Yankee Group Executive Summit plus a Monday tutorial and the Conference Program
n/a $2,295.00 $2,395.00
F3   Yankee Group Executive Summit plus the Conference Program
n/a $1,995.00 $2,095.00
Cancellation and Policies

Cancellations received by May 1st, 2000 will receive a full refund. After May 1st, 2000 but before May 29th, 2000 you will receive a full refund, minus a $200 processing fee. After May 29th, 2000 no refunds will be issued. Substitutions may be made at any time and without charge. All substitutions and cancellations must be submitted in writing to Broadband Year. Broadband Year is a trade event and no one under the age of 18 will be admitted.

Registration Confirmation and Procedures

A confirmation of your pre-registration will be sent via U.S. mail a week to 10 days from receipt of payment. All registrants who provide an e-mail address will automatically receive a registration confirmation number via e-mail. Badges will be mailed within two weeks of the event to fully paid registrants. On site you must present your badge or confirmation letter to receive your badge holder, materials and bCard. Once you have your badge holders, you’ll gain admittance to the event. What is a bCard? bCard™ is a Universal Electronic Business Card.

bCard™ is a Chip card issued to business professionals for the management of business to business information communications. Trade shows, conferences and corporate events are the prime business environments where this type of communication is occurring continuously. Other environments include sales meetings, board and stockholder meetings, client meetings, etc. bCard.net™ issues bCard™ to qualified individuals and maintains a global database of bCard™ holders. bCard™ is valid for a maximum of three years. The face of a bCard™ only shows the holder's Full Name, bCard™ unique account number and expiration date.

Special Rates and Payment

Please call our customer service department at 888-827-6699 to inquire about special government and academic rates. For payment methods other than credit cards please call 888-827-6699. All registrations must be paid in full before June 19th, 2000 or you will not be granted entrance into the conference. Please note that purchase order numbers do not constitute payment.

Onsite Registration Hours

Broadband Year online registration will be closed at 5:30 EST on June 22, 2000. At that time all registrations will need to be made onsite at the San Jose Convention Center.

Registration Hours at the San Jose Convention Center
Registration Hours Material Distribution & Documentation Sales
Sunday, June 25, 2000    5:00 pm – 7:00 pm    5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Monday, June 26, 2000 7:00 am – 5:30 pm   7:00 am – 5:30 pm
Tuesday, June 27, 2000 7:30 am – 4:30 pm   7:30 am – 4:30 pm
Wednesday, June 28, 2000 8:00 am – 5:30 pm   8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Thursday, June 29, 2000 8:30 am – 4:30 pm   8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Friday, June 30, 2000 Closed   9:00 am – 12:00 pm


Hotel and Travel Information

Save money. Travel in style. Enjoy first class accommodations at reasonable rates.

The official travel agency of Broadband Year 2000, Par Avion Meetings and Conventions, has arranged for special rates at four of San Jose’s finest hotels. All hotels are convenient to the San Jose Convention Center. Discounted rates are available only through Par Avion, so contact them to make your hotel reservations:

Phone: 800-927-8137or 310-670-2970
Fax: 310-649-3554
Web: www.paravion-inc.com

Hotel Name Single/Double PhoneNumber
Hyatt St. Claire
***Cut-off date is May 24, 2000
$175/$175 800-927-8137
Hilton & Towers
***Cut-off date is May 26, 2000
$185/$185 800-927-8137
Fairmont Hotel
***Cut-off date is June 2, 2000
$199/$209 800-927-8137
Crowne Plaza
***Cut-off date is May 23, 2000
$175/$175 800-927-8137

Early booking is strongly advised to ensure best hotel selection. Hotel reservations will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis based on availability. Rates shown are per night, per room and do not include room tax, currently 10.5%. The rates shown will be in effect until the above cutoff dates. After the cut-off date the convention rate may not apply. All reservations must be guaranteed with a Major Credit Card or first night deposit by Check and must be received by the specified cutoff dates.

Early Departures:
Some hotels impose a fee for early check-outs. This policy is entirely at the discretion of the hotel and the amount of the fee may vary by hotel. To avoid an early departure charge, be sure to verify actual dates of departure at the time of check-in.

American Airlines Provides Low Fares:
Fly to San Jose via American, Broadband Year 2000’s official air travel provider. A Broadband Year 2000 travel professional can assist you with access to these fares by calling 800-927-8137 or 310-670-2970 or you may contact American Airlines directly at 800-433-1790 and refer to meeting number 0660UM.

Car Rental Savings:
Hertz Rent-A-Car is Broadband Year 2000’s official car rental company. For discounted car rentals, call Hertz directly at 800-654-2240 to reserve a car for your use at Broadband Year 2000. Mention Meeting ID # CV#011Z0009 to receive the special discount available to Broadband Year 2000 attendees.

Responsibility and Liability:
Par Avion Meetings and Conventions, travel program producer and Imark Communications,travel program sponsor, and/or their agents act only in the capacity as agents for customers in all matters pertaining to hotel accommodations and transportation whether by railroad, motor car, airplane or any other means. Therefore, Par Avion and Imark Communications are not responsible for any damage, expenses or inconvenience caused by late train or plane arrivals or departures, or by any change of schedule or condition from any loss, injury or damage to any person or property from any cause whatsoever. Baggage handling throughout the program is entirely at the owner’s risk. The customer agrees that Imark Communications/Par Avion shall not be held responsible in the event of any errors or omissions in any promotional material.

Team Discounts and Corporate Partnership Program

Team Discounts
Send 5 for the Price of 4!

Receive one FREE conference registration for every four people you pre-register for the conference program. The one free conference registration must be equal or lesser value. Registration forms for all team members must be received together with payment. Call 888-827-6699 or 508-647-4858 to register your team today.

Corporate Partnership Program

Broadband Year’s Corporate Partnership Program offers big discounts on registration packages for large groups from a single company. For more information on discounts for six or more people from one company, contact Linda Keller at 631-725-8645 or lkeller@hamptons.com.


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