delicious fare and healthful selections for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The campus complex is within easy walking distance to downtown Blacksburg.
A block of lodging rooms has been reserved at The Inn at a special rate of $127/single or double. To reserve your room, please call the hotel directly at 540-231-8000 or toll free at 877-200-3360 and mention you are attending Introduction to Structural Design of Wood Buildings. Reservations can also be made online through The Inn’s web site at www.innatvirginiatech.com. Click on Reservations and enter this access code in the “Group Code” field: SDWB12. This special rate is available only until September 7, 2012, or until the block fills.
Travel by Auto Blacksburg is located in Southwest Virginia on U.S. Route 460, off Interstate 81. From I-81,take Exit 118 which serves all exit ramps A, B, and C. Take 118B and follow signs to Virginia Tech and 460 West. Follow U.S. 460 West Bypass to the Prices Fork/Downtown interchange (about 9 miles). Take the Downtown Exit heading east on Prices Fork Road, and then turn right at the first stop light. After the turn, The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center is on the right.
Travel by Air The Roanoke Regional Airport (ROA) serves Blacksburg, Virginia. The available airlines are: United Airlines, US Airways, Delta, and Allegiant Air. Blacksburg is located 40 miles southwest of the airport. Most rental car companies are located at the airport. Greensboro (GSO) is about two and a half hours away, and Charlotte (CLT) is about three hours away. Both of these airports offer alternative flight options.
Introduction to Structural Design of Wood Buildings per the 2012 NDS
October 10-12, 2012
Please print or type—complete a separate form for each participant.
Name Title Organization *Organization’s FID# Address City Daytime Phone No. Fax No. Email Address Signature
Registration Fee: $795 ($895 after September 10, 2012)
How to Register
On-line registration will end on October 3, 2012. To qualify for the “early registration fee” of $795, payment must be received on, or before, September 10, 2012. Enrollment is limited to 50. Many past VT programs have been oversubscribed, thus early registration is recommended. The registration fee includes continuous refreshment breaks and lunch for two days, a notebook containing course materials, the 2012 NDS Wood Design Package, and a certificate for 1.6 CEUs, or 16 contact hours.
Register on the web at: www.cpe.vt.edu/sdww/ (secure server—credit card information required to secure space).
Mail the form with credit card information or check (payment required to secure your space).
Fax the completed form to 540-231-3306. If you prefer, telephone the credit card information at 540-231-5182.
REFUND and CANCELLATION POLICY: Requests for refunds will be honored when received seven calendar days prior to the program. However, another person may be substituted at any time for this program. A $75 administrative fee will be deducted for cancellations. In the unlikely event that this program is cancelled or postponed due to insufficient enrollments or unforeseen circumstances, the university will fully refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any other expenses, including cancellation or change charges assessed by airlines, hotels, travel agencies, or other organizations.
For weather or disaster-related program cancellation or postponement information, please call 540-231-9489.
Register online by October 3 at: www.cpe.vt.edu/sdww/
OR return with payment by October 3 (no staples, tape, or paper clips, please) to: Virginia Tech Conference Registrar – CPE 702 University City Boulevard (MC 0272) Blacksburg, VA 24061
OR fax the completed form to 540-231-3306. If you prefer, telephone the credit card information at 540-231-5182.
*FID number necessary to process a refund payable to a compan , agenc , or government.
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Method of Payment: (Registration will be processed when payment is received.) Check enclosed. (Make payable to: Treasurer, Virginia Tech CE)
Checks must be drawn on U.S. bank in U.S. dollars. (There will be a $50 processing fee for all returned checks.)
(Credit Card payment may be mailed, faxed, or given to registrar over the phone. No credit card information will be processed by voice mail or email.)
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Name of Cardholder
For more specific information on course content, please contact Dr. Frank Woeste at (540) 951-0469, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org