View a local map with the hotel address - HERE
Monday, December 8, 2014
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Friday, December 12, 2014
*Please note agenda is subject to change.
Q414 Meeting Contribution Deadline: Monday, December 1, 2014 at 5:00pm PT.
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Visas cannot be obtained at the border or at the airport. The average time to obtain a Visa is four (4) weeks, however this will vary depending on location. Please be aware that each country has different requirements as to how to apply for a Visa. Please check with your local consulate to get the most accurate information about obtaining a Visa for your specific country of residence.
In addition if you should need an invitation letter from a local company one of our meeting sponsors, the Institute for Information Industry, has graciously offered their assistance. If you will need an invitation from the Broadband Forum or a local company in order to attend this meeting, please contact Gabrielle Bingham at firstname.lastname@example.org or +1.510.492.4020.
The cut-off day to make reservations at the Shangri-La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei has passed. There are now limited rooms available. Please contact the Shangri-La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel directly by phone at +818.104.22.168384.
**Note: If reservations are made with a travel agency, the Broadband Forum will not be able to assist in adjusting room rates as the hotel has special agreements with each travel agency. For the Broadband Forum to get involved, you must make your reservations as stated above.
Pre-registration meeting fee due on or before Monday, December 1, 2014 at 5:00pm PT:
A local map with the hotel address can be found here.
To learn about the local area please see Taipei's official visitor information website.
For information about Taipei's public transportation please click here.
Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE) - Distance to the hotel: 29 miles / 47 km
The drive from the TPE airport to the hotel is estimated to take about 50 minutes. However, if it's during rush hour, the travel time may take up to 90 minutes. Taxi fare is based on a meter and highway tolls are not included. A Taxi from TPE to the hotel should cost approximately 1,250.00 NTD (one-way).
Taipei Songshan Airport (TSA) - Distance to the hotel: 3.3 miles / 4.8 km
The drive from the TSA airport to the hotel is estimated to take about 20 minutes. Taxi fare is based on a meter and highway tolls are not included.
Taipei Main Train Station - Distance to the hotel: 3 miles / 5.2 km
The drive from the Taipei Main Train Station to the hotel is estimated to take about 20 minutes.
The Shangri-La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel does not offer an airport shuttle bus, however they do offer a car service. You can book a pick-up by providing your flight details and estimated time of arrival when making your reservation. Please find the pricing below:
Taoyuan International Airport
Car (3 Person Max) - 2,600.00 NTD
Minivan (6 Person Max) - 3,500.00 NTD
Taipei Sungshan Airport
Car (3 Person Max) - 1,600.00 NTD
Minivan (6 Person Max) - 1,800.00 NTD
Airport Shuttle Bus
If you would like to take a shuttle bus from the TPE airport to the hotel please see the CitiAir - 1960 East Bus shuttle option on the airport website by clicking HERE. To view the specific route details and pricing for the CitiAir - 1960 East Bus shuttle please click HERE. The Air Bus travel time is about 70 minutes and the fair is 145.00 NTD (one-way).
All pre-registered attendees and late on-site registrants must check-in at the Broadband Forum desk in the hotel to receive meeting materials and name badge.
Monday, December 8th: 7:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday, December 9th: 7:00am - 6:00pm