FtF 2008 06
W3C Forms WG June 2008 Face-to-face Meeting Information
9-12 June 2008 in Amsterdam, Netherlands
Venue and Local Logistics
Venue: Central Amsterdam
Address: Bloemgracht 129, 1016 KL Amsterdam; walking distance (10 mins) or 2 tram stops from the Dam.
Time: 9:00-17:00 each day
Meals: We will go out for lunch. Breakfast will not be available.
Connectivity: There will be a Wi-Fi network available.
Local host: Steven Pemberton, tel: +31 624 671 668
Here are some hotels in the centre. It would be good if people booked near the Dam, then you can travel to the venue together, and it is good for access to restaurants etc.
Gravenstraat 12 3 star price: €116-159
Down a charming alleyway just off the Dam
Nes 5-23 3 star price: €66-145
Also just off the Dam; originally a theatre, and therefore rather interesting architecturally
Dam 9 5 star price: €95-320
Right on the Dam.
Prinsengracht 315-331 5 star price: €195 upwards
Near the Anne Frank House, beautifully built into a block of town houses.
Here is a list of possibly available hotels near the location, with distance and rates. Change the dates to suit your arrival and departure. On the left is a button to show a map; hovering over a hotel gives details; there is also a link to view the results in Google Earth. Clicking on a hotel gives you similar details.
See the results of the registration questionnaire to see the list of attendees, when they arrive/leave, where they stay etc.
Information about Amsterdam
The Internet Guide to Amsterdam gives information about how to use transport, where to eat and drink, and where to go.