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Meeting dates, times, and locations

FoodNet Vision MeetingFoodNet Vision Meeting 2008
Thursday, March 6th, 2008 (8:30AM-5:00PM)
Friday, March 7th, 2008 (8:30AM-12:30PM)
Curtis Hotel
1405 Curtis Street
Denver, Colorado 80202

FoodNet PI Meeting
Wednesday, March 5th, 2008
12:00 PM-5:00PM
Curtis Hotel

FoodNet Coordinators Meeting
Wednesday, March 5th, 2008
Curtis Hotel

FoodNet Vision 2008 Agenda Adobe Acrobat Icon PDF 30KB

Important Deadlines

Hotel reservations must be made by Monday, January 21st, 2008.
Please call 1 (800) 525-6651 to make your reservation and indicate that you are with the FoodNet Vision Meeting.  A block of rooms has been reserved for the government rate of $140/night.

Meeting registration must be completed by Friday, February 1st, 2008.

Register for the FoodNet Vision Meeting HERE.


The Curtis Hotel (located in downtown Denver)
1405 Curtis Street
Denver, Colorado 80202
(303) 571-0300

Transportation from Denver International Airport to Curtis Hotel

*Please allow a minimum on 45 minutes for travel between the airport and the hotel.

Shuttle Services (recommended mode of transportation)

Blue Sky Shuttle

Phone: (303) 300-2626 or 1 (877) 336-8267

Email: info@bigskyshuttle.com

Reservations:  To make a reservation please go to: http://www.bigskyshuttle.com/  and click on “Make a reservation” on the left land side of the screen.  They recommend that you make your reservation in advance so that you can print an e-ticket.

Price: $18 one-way or $28 round-trip.

Hours of operation:
            Airport Shuttle Service: 3:30AM until Midnight (7 days a week)
            Office Hours: 5:00AM until 10:00PM

From airport to hotel:
Gather your luggage, then exit DOOR 505 on the EAST SIDE or exit DOOR 512 on the WEST SIDE of the terminal on Level 5, then go to ISLAND 3. If one of their vans isn't there when you arrive, one will be there shortly.  They do not have a ticket counter in the terminal; however, if you make an advance reservation on-line or by phone, they will be looking for you.
From hotel to airport:
Consult hotel's staff for schedule information or call their office. They will pick up as early as 3:30 AM or as late as 10:00 PM by appointment.
Super Shuttle

Phone: (303) 370-1300 or 1 (800) 525-3177

Reservations: A reservation is not necessary when leaving the airport but it is often recommended to save time.  To make a reservation please call (800) BLUE-VAN (258-3826) or visit: http://www.supershuttledenver.com/.  In addition, if you choose this to use this company please click on the tab “How it works” to ensure that you understand how the shuttle service works.

Price: $19 one-way  

Directions for when you land in Denver:  Take the train from the gate areas to the Main Terminal and proceed up the escalators to Level 5 / Baggage claim. Claim your luggage, and then proceed directly to the Super Shuttle counter (open 7:00 a.m. – 11 p.m.) in the middle of the terminal under the Ground Transportation signs. Purchase a ticket and our Guest Service Agents will direct you to the appropriate shuttle loading area on Island 3 of the East or West side of the Terminal.

Rental Cars

The following rental care companies are located within the Denver International Airport:

Advantage (800) 777-5500
Alamo (800) 462-5266
Avis (800) 230-4898
Budget (800) 527-0700
Dollar Car (800) 800-4000
Enterprise (800) 261-7331
Hertz (800) 654-3131
National Car Rental (800) 227-7368
Payless (800) PAY-LESS
Thrifty (800) 367-2277


Fares are approximately $65 one-way.

If you have any questions about the Vision Meeting logistics or accommodations, please contact Ashton Potter at apotter@cdc.gov or at (404) 639-3979.

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