Make your hotel reservations for the NCAC Annual Meeting:
- Motif Seattle - 1415 Fifth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101
- $175/night plus tax (Bonus: amenity fee of $12.95/night waived for NCAC group)
- Call Motif for reservations: 855-515-1144 - Ask for NCAC group rate.
Friday, November 2 (updated)
11:30 a.m. - Meeting Check In Open
12:30 - 2:30 p.m. Opening Lunch and NCAC Annual Business Meeting
2:45 - 5 p.m. - Tour of Benaroya Hall
5 - 7 p.m. - Reception
Dinner Friday night on your own.
Saturday, November 3
8 - 11:30 a.m. - Industry Exhibition (Exhibit Floorplan)
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m. - Lunch
12:30 - 2:30 p.m. - Round Table Discussions
3 - 5:30 p.m. - Marketing Seminar: How to Package and Promote Your Service Business
Speaker: Robbin Block, Creative Marketing Strategist, Blockbeta Marketing
Ms. Block, a marketing professional with 25 years of experience working with small-to-medium size businesses, will share strategies to translate your business objectives into marketing actions to grow your business. Strategies will include tranditional and new media marketing with a focus on the unique challenges acoustical consultants face promoting their services.
7 p.m. - Dinner at Blueacre Seafood
Sunday, November 4
There will not be any programming on Sunday. A shuttle to the ferry to Victoria B.C. will leave the hotel at 6:40 a.m. An optional add-on breakfast will be available to attendees not traveling to ASA on Sunday morning.
Getting to the ASA Meeting in Victoria, B.C.
The easiest way to get from Seattle to Victoria, B.C. is the passenger-only Victoria Clipper Ferry. The ferry ride is 2 hours 45 minutes and costs $99 one-way. The ferry leaves from Seattle at 8 a.m. each day. Attendees need to book their passage on the ferry separately, however, NCAC will provide transportation Sunday morning to the ferry terminal (20 minute walk or 10 minute drive from Motif Hotel).
Book your express ferry to Victoria, B.C. Here: https://www.clippervacations.com/seattle-victoria-ferry/
If you have a car, driving to Victoria, B.C. takes about 5 hours via the Washington State Ferry. Here are Google directions. The fall Washington State Ferry schedule has not yet been posted.
Feeling adverturous? Fly to Victoria, B.C. via sea plane in about 45 minutes for $144 one-way: Book a flight via Kenmore Air2018 exhibition opportunities are sold out. If you are interested in exhibiting with NCAC at future meetings, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to our distribution list for 2019 information.
176th Meeting of ASA
November 5-9, 2018
Victoria, BC Canada
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May 13-17, 2019
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San Diego, CA