IEEE-SA Board of Governors

Responsible for overseeing the operations and establishing policy for the IEEE-SA.

MAY 2016 MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT

IEEE-SA Board of Governors

18-19 May 2016
Beijing, China

Attendance Registration Deadline
Thursday, 28 April 2016

Attendance Registration is required.
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Overview - IEEE-SA Governance: Board of Governors, Reception
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The BOG Dinner is offered to BOG members and IEEE Staff.

The IEEE-SA Reception is open to IEEE Members, Invitees, Staff, Travel Companions and will be held Wednesday, 18 May 2016, 6:00pm-7:30pm at China World Hotel.

The Board of Governors meetings are scheduled from 9:00am-5:00pm, 18-19 May 2016.

Every attempt will be made to keep to this timeframe. Please try to arrange your schedule so that you can be present for the entire meeting as the entire BOG is responsible for all decisions that are made during the meeting.

Outreach Activities
Jing (Walter) Sun, IEEE-SA Global Strategy Manager, is coordinating outreach activities. Contact Walter directly for outreach assignments.

The meeting agenda and outreach schedule will be provided under separate cover.

Hotel Information
IEEE-SA Group Rate for Guestroom Reservationsexternal link
Corporate/Special Rate:
“GROUP” “IEEE051516”

China World Hotel external link
No.1 Jianguomenwai Avenue, Beijing 100004
Hotel: 中国大饭店
Address: 北京建国门外大街1号
(86-10) 6505-2266

Guestroom Rate
CNY 1,500 ($230) Deluxe Room / CNY 1,900* ($292) Horizon Club Deluxe Room
Subject to 15% service charge
Inclusive of daily buffet breakfast, guestroom internet and Health Club facilities

*includes access to Horizon Club Lounge

DEADLINE FOR GUESTROOM RESERVATIONS: Thursday, 28 April 2016
After 28 April, the group rate is not guaranteed and will be accepted upon availability

China World Hotel Guestroom Reservations Department
Ms. Tina Guan - Reservation Manager
+86 10 6505 2266 - ext. 6119
Contact China World Hotel for reservations.

China World Hotel Concierge Desk
Mr. Leon Zhang
+86 10 6505 2266 - ext. 6023

Transportation
The China World Hotel is approximately 45 minutes from Beijing Capital International Airport.
Taxi fare is approximately CNY 100 ($15). Check with your taxi driver regarding cash/credit.
A private chauffeur from airport to China World is approximately CNY 690 ($106) and may be coordinated directly with the hotel by contacting the Guestroom Reservations Department above.
Subway Line 1 and Line 10 also can reach the hotel; the station name is Guo Mao (国贸).

Additional transportation information external link

Important Travel Information
***A VISA is required for U.S. entry to China. ***
You may opt to indicate your travel is either business or vacation. If opting business, feel free to contact Mary Ellen Hanntz for a template business invitation and personalize accordingly.
For those outside the U.S., please check with your respective Bureau of Consular Affairs. The CIBT is a valuable resource for expediting your VISA application.

Attention Board/Committee Members
If unable to attend, please advise via email or check "unable" on the registration form.