Global Slag Conference and Exhibition - Conference information
8th Global Slag Conference and Exhibition 2012
12-13 November 2012
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Las Vegas is simply fabulous. The city offers something for everyone, especially if you are into gaming, shows, entertainment, good dining, shopping, people watching... In a city that never sleeps there is always something going on. You can find more information here:
Bellagio is the ultimate Las Vegas hotel experience. Home of the famous dancing fountains, award-winning casino, fine restaurants, amazing gardens, and much more, this hotel is guaranteed to please you. Visit the link below to learn more. We have negotiated a very favourable group accommodation rate for the conference delegates - make sure to book early to benefit from it. Details can be found on the 'Accommodation' page.
The Global Slag Conference venue is called DaVinci Ballroom, CLICK HERE FOR A GENERAL FLOORPLAN. DaVinci can be found in the bottom left corner.
A more detailed flooorplan for the DaVinci Ballroom can be seen below.
We have negotiated preferred rates for some popular helicopter tours from Las Vegas - book before travelling to benefit from these amazing rates. If these tours are booked in Las Vegas, the price will be different.
12-15 minute night flight, transportation provided. $109 (+$5 per person fuel surcharge)
Non-landing Grand Canyon Flight, 3.5 hours hotel to hotel. $359 (+$20 per person fuel surcharge)
Grand Canyon Landing Tour with Las Vegas Strip return, 4 hours hotel to hotel. #449 (+$20 per person fuel surcharge)
Grand Canyon Landing Tour with extended landing time, Las Vegas Strip return, 4.5 hours hotel to hotel. $479 (+$20 per person fuel surcharge)
Please visit the tour provider's website, www.maverickhelicopter.co.uk, for more information on the tours and services.
Please book directly with Maverick Aviation Group (UK office).
Phone: +44 (0) 1689 829 126
Fax: +44 (0) 1689 834 542
Please include the following information:
Reference: Global Slag
Individual passenger weights (lbs, kgs, stones)
Date of travel
Hotel and arrival rate
Name the room is registered under
Mobile telephone number.
The booking must be secured with a credit card, but your card will be charged only on the day of the tour. Maverick will confirm your flight details and pick up times. Passengers will need to give their full name and weights and they will need to show their passport when checking in. Please note, passengers over 300lbs in weight will be required to purchase 2 seats.
Clients who wish to make bookings on Maverick flights once in Las Vegas will be required to pay the higher rate, as shown on the Maverick website, applicable to tour at the time of making the reservation.
The official conference language is English.
The conference fee per delegate is £495 until 10 March 2012 and £595 until 12 October 2012 and £695 from 13 October. NSA, SCA, ASA and Nippon Slag Association members can enjoy a further 20% discount.
If you wish to attend the gala dinner, an additional fee of £80 is payable. Please note that accommodation and travel are not included in the delegate fee.
Awards Gala Dinner
The Gala Dinner will be a THRILLING evening on the 108th floor of Stratosphere Tower, the tallest freestanding observation tower in the United States, offering magnificent panoramic views of the shimmering Las Vegas Strip and valley. The tower also houses the world's highest thrill rides, so our evening begins with a joyride (free choice of Insanity, X-Scream or Big Shot) before sitting down to enjoy wonderful food and award-winning views (voted the best view of Vegas 2011 by Las Vegas Review Journal readers).
The dinner is charged at £80 and will take place on 12 November.
Please let us know beforehand if you have any special requirements.
Dress code for the conference and gala dinner is smart casual or business attire.
Please note that conference fees are not refundable under any circumstances, unless the conference is cancelled, in which case fees will be refunded after an administrative deduction of 20%. You are advised to secure your visa before registering for the conference. Substitutions from the same company can be made at no cost up to three working days before the event.