49th AUPO Annual Meeting
2015 UAO Annual Meeting

January 29 - 31, 2015
JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa
Tucson, Arizona

AUPO Program Directors Council
Educating the Educators 2015

January 28, 2015
JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa
Tucson, Arizona


2015 MEETING PRELIMINARY PROGRAM SCHEDULES

REGISTRATION – OPEN
Online registration for the AUPO and UAO Annual Meetings and Educating the Educators is now open!

Visa and MasterCard are accepted.

For paper registration forms, check payments will be processed beginning October 28th and must be accompanied by a registration form. Payment in full is required before registration forms are processed.

PROFESSIONAL GUEST REGISTRATION:
All attendees are encouraged to bring a spouse or personal guest to the Annual Meeting. Spouse/personal guest registration includes daily continental breakfast and coffee breaks, admission to the Thursday welcome reception, as well as the Friday evening reception and banquet. You can register your guest online when completing your own registration.

SPOUSE/PERSONAL GUEST REGISTRATION:
All attendees are encouraged to bring a spouse or personal guest to the Annual Meeting. Spouse/personal guest registration includes daily continental breakfast and coffee breaks, admission to the Thursday welcome reception, as well as the Friday evening reception and banquet. You can register your guest online when completing your own registration.

FEES:

Annual Meeting Member Associate Member Professional Guest UAO Member Non-member Administrator Coordinator Spouse/
Personal Guest
By January 9, 2015 $550 $550 $550 $495 $695 $400 $150
Onsite $625 $625 $625 $545 $745 $450 $150

Educating the Educators Member Associate Member Professional Guest/Non-Member UAO Member Non-Member Administrator Coordinator
By January 9, 2015 $200 $200 $200 $200 $200 $100
Onsite $225 $225 $225 $225 $225 $125

Online registration is encouraged. Paper registration forms are available if you are paying by check, and will not be processed until online registration opens on October 28th.

Registration Forms for fax or mail:


HOUSING
The AUPO block at the JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa will be available to you once you preregister for the meeting. You will receive the AUPO housing reservation link in your confirmation email once your registration payment has been processed. Please be considerate of your fellow meeting attendees and help avoid attrition costs by only reserving the room nights that you need.

New process this year: To be eligible for the AUPO group rate, individuals must be preregistered for the meeting prior to making a hotel reservation. AUPO will provide the hotel with a daily registration list; individuals with reservations who are not preregistered will have their rate modified to the hotel’s higher rack rate.

JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa:
The negotiated room rate for AUPO meeting attendees at the JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa is $199 per night plus applicable taxes and fees. A resort fee of $20 per room, per day will be applied to each guest room upon checkout. This resort fee includes self-parking, high-speed internet, domestic local and long distance phone calls in the guest room, wireless internet in public space and general browsing wireless internet in the meeting space, access to Hashani Spa facilities and scheduled fitness classes, and use of golf driving range with unlimited ball and club rental.



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GETTING THERE
The Tucson International Airport (TUS) is the closest airport to the JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa. The hotel is 12.3 miles from the airport, and takes approximately 20 minutes by car depending on traffic.

TAXIS
A cab ride from the Tucson International Airport to the JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa is approximately $38.

RENTAL CARS
Tucson International Airport offers several options for rental car vendors, including Avis, Budget, Thrifty, Dollar, National, Hertz and Enterprise. Hertz is the closest rental car company to the meeting hotel.

AUPO is ADA Compliant!

Any registrant who requires special accommodation should contact the AUPO Meetings Experience Manager, Michael Paulos, via email (mpaulos@aao.org) or directly at 415.561.8580.