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The PBS Works User Group meeting will take place from September 14-17 in 2 locations:

The Computer History Museum is located in Mountain View, right off of US-101. Altair’s new Northern California office is located in beautiful Sunnyvale. The two locations are a 20 minute drive from one another taking US-101.

Altair’s Sunnyvale Office is located at:

100 Mathilda Place, 6th Floor
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
www.pbsworks.com

The Computer History Museum is located at:

1401 N. Shoreline Blvd.
Mountain View, CA 94043
www.computerhistory.org

Hotels

Altair has reserved room blocks at 3 hotels in the area and can recommend several additional hotels to choose from. Note that all participants need to book your own hotel stay – please contact the hotels soon, as rooms are filling up!

Hotels with room blocks:

Larkspur Landing Sunnyvale
748 N. Mathilda Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94085
408.733.1212

Click here more information. The group code is 502512.
Deadline to book is 9/6/15. If dates are needed outside of 9/13-9/16 please e-mail syounger@larkspurhotels.com directly.

Maple Tree Inn
711 E. El Camino Real
Sunnyvale, CA 94087
408.720.9700

Select “Group Code” and enter 803: www.mapletreeinn.com Deadline to book is 9/8.

Hotel Strata
93 W. El Camino Real
Mountain View, CA 94040
650.967.6957

Contact Gladys at gladys@hotelstrata.com and mention Altair-PBSUG 2015 SOLD OUT

Oakwood Temporary Housing
555 W. Middlefield Road
Mountain View, CA 94043
877.902.0832

Contact Loan at lnguyen@oakwood.com and mention Altair-PBSUG 2015
No booking deadline

Note this is not a typical hotel -- housekeeping comes every 4 days and there is no front desk. This is a good option for those on a budget.


Additional recommended hotels (no room block arranged):

Hotel Avante
860 E. El Camino Real
Mountain View, CA 94040
650.933.4716

Larkspur Landing
748 N. Mathilda Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94085
408.733.1212

Best Western Silicon Valley Inn
600 N. Mathilda Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94085
408.735.7800

Quality Inn & Suites at NASA
5 Fairchild Dr.
Mountain View, CA 94043
650.934.0155

Hilton Garden Inn Mountain View
840 E. El Camino Real
Mountain View, CA 94040
650.964.1700

Hampton Inn & Suites
390 Moffett Blvd.
Mountain View, CA 94043
650.988.0300


Hotels Altair has rates negotiated with for 2015:

Maple Tree Inn
711 E. El Camino Real
Sunnyvale, CA 94087
408.720.9700

$179 for Deluxe Queen, $184 for Deluxe King Online booking code: alt658

Wild Palms Hotel
910 E. Fremont Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94087
408.738.0500

$159 for Deluxe, $169 for Executive Online booking code: WBALTAIR


Directions from Airports to Altair office (Workshops and Monday Reception)

From Norman Y. Mineta San José International Airport (SJC)
Approximately 10 miles from the Altair office in Sunnyvale. Take 101N to N. Mathilda Ave. exit, merge onto N. Mathilda Ave., U-turn at Washington, stay to right for Mathilda Place. Parking garage is first right.  All hotels are within 5 miles of the office.

From San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
Approximately 30 miles from the Altair office in Sunnyvale. Take 101S to N. Mathilda Ave. exit, merge onto N. Mathilda Ave., U-turn at Washington, stay to right for Mathilda Place. Parking garage is first right. All hotels are within 5 miles of the office.

Directions from Airports to the Computer History Museum (Tuesday and Wednesday User Group)

From Norman Y. Mineta San José International Airport (SJC)
Approximately 10 miles to the Computer History Museum. Take 101N, Exit N. Shoreline Blvd. and turn right, the Computer History Museum will immediately be on your right hand side.

From San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
Approximately 25 miles to the Computer History Museum. Take 101S, Exit N. Shoreline Blvd. and turn left, the Computer History Museum will be on your right.


Transportation

Altair will provide transportation to the Meeting and Workshops from the three main conference hotels (Strata, Hampton Inn and Oakwood – see “Hotels with room blocks” above). If you need assistance with other transportation, please contact mbass@altair.com.


Altair Office Parking Instructions (Workshops and Monday Reception)

  1. Park near the elevator bank marked “100 Mathilda Place”.
  2. Take elevators up to the lobby floor then walk to another set of elevators to reach Altair on the 6th floor.
  3. Remember to get a parking token from the Altair office before you leave to exit the garage through Mathilda Place only. You will not be able to exit the garage without a token.

Please note:

  • All visitors must enter the parking garage from Mathilda Place and press the green button for a visitor pass.
  • No overnight parking is permitted.
  • The parking garage will not accept visitors after 7PM.
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