ASIS&T 2006 Annual Meeting

Hilton Austin
500 E 4th Street, Austin, TX 78701
(512) 482-8000
$155 night (reserve by 10/13/06)

Social Events

Sunday, Nov. 5
11:30am New Members and 1st Time Attendee’s Brunch
New ASIS&T members and first-time attendees will receive special invitations to the Newcomer’s Brunch. Guests will get a preview of ASIS&T and its meetings and be able to make contacts at the start of the meeting to make the conference experience more enjoyable.


Welcome Reception and SIG Rush
Enjoy delicious hors d'oeurves and drinks with your colleagues as ASIS&T welcomes you to its 69th Annual Meeting!


Monday, Nov. 6
6:30pm Alumni Reception
Academic institutions share the sponsorship for this informal opportunity to renew relationships with faculty, colleagues, classmates, staff and others.


8:00pm International Reception
Our special thank you recognizing those from other countries who help make the meeting a success.
Meet the winner of the International Paper Competition and past winners who are at the conference.

Contribute to the silent auction by bringing international items that can be sold. Give them to anyone from SIG III for the auction. All proceeds go to the SIG III InfoShare program to sponsor international members from developing countries."


Tuesday, Nov. 7
11:45am Awards Luncheon
Join us to celebrate the major accomplishments in the field of information science as ASIS&T bestows its prestigious Annual Awards at the Annual Luncheon.  One ticket to the luncheon is included with all full conference registrations (including full conference student registrations); additional tickets may be purchased at ASIS&T registration).


8:00pm SIG CON
Come see the lighter side of ASIS&T! Don’t miss this opportunity to see ASIS&T members have fun with information science through parody and satire.


Wednesday, Nov. 8
President’s Reception
Visit with friends - old and new - at this gala end-of-the-meeting reception.  This is also the venue at which we will announce the winners of the four “secret” awards - Watson Davis, Chapter-of-the-Year, Student Chapter-of-the-Year and SIG-of-the-Year. All registered meeting attendees are welcome.  Live entertainment!