Patent Information Users Group, Inc.
The International Society for Patent Information Professionals
Monday, September 29 to Wednesday, October 1, 2014
The PIUG Northeast Conference brings together experts in the areas of chemistry, biology, other sciences, engineering, and legal topics relating to patent information. It is an excellent forum to learn and share best practices regarding a specific process in searching and retrieving patent information. Vendors will be available to discuss their expertise and products. The key objective of this meeting is to provide opportunities for learning, networking and professional development.
|Registrant Rate||Early Bird
Sept. 6 - 19
Sept. 20 - 30
|Reduced rate (student, unemployed members, retiree)||$50||$75||$95|
PIUG Northeast Conference
40 E. Main Street, #1438
Newark, DE 19711
Fax: +1(302) 660-3276
Please allow seven to ten business days for processing of form.
The The Heldrich Hotel in New Brunswick, NJ, is 4 blocks from the NJ Transit train station and NJ Transit bus line. See the travel page for more information on getting to the conference site.
The hotel offers a room rate of $169.00 per room during the conference and up to one days before and one day after depending on room availability: arrive as early as Sunday, September 28 and depart as late as Wednesday, October 1, 2014. All rates are per room/night and are subject to 7% New Jersey Sales Tax and 8% Hotel Occupancy Tax.
The cutoff date for conference reservations rate is September 7, 2014.
The hotel policy is 4:00 pm check-in and noon check-out and to provide storage space for guests who arrive early or depart after the requested check-out time with advance notice.
Click on this reservation link. Next, click on the Group Code option, input the Group Attendee Code 232429, and click the "Update" button. This is directed to the specific group booking: it lists the group name, and defaults to the group dates. Finally, select desired arrival and departure dates, preferred Bed Type, and then click the "Continue" button. Reservations phone: +1 866-609-4700.
The parking facility (unaffiliated with the hotel) is at 70 New Street between George and Neilson Streets, about one block south and east of the hotel; see the detailed directions for the parking facility. Self parking is charged at the rate of $1.75/hr up to a maximum of $15 per day; valet parking is $20 per day.
|Don Walter (Chair)|
|Exhibits Room||Jane Thompson|
|Food, Catering||Kimberly Miller|
|Meeting Book||Mark Bushey
|Speaker Gifts||Kimberly Miller|
Information will be updated as it is received and posted on PIUG-DF and CHMINF-L email list and on the PIUG website.