facilitate your travel to SAC 2009, this page provides valuable
information about local excursions, hotels, travel agents, visa
memos, transportation info, food services, and other information.
plan your travel, please check the information provided on this
page. Please note that the local committee is making every effort
to facilitate your travel arrangements.
2009 will be held at the Hilton
Hawaiian Village® Beach Resort & Spa (HHV), located
at 2005 Kalia Road, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA 96815. Tel: 1-808-949-4321,
ACM has special arrangement with the hotel for SAC attendees The
room rates are:
View (Tapa & Diamond Head Tower): US185 per night
Run of Ocean (Tapa & Diamond Head Tower): US$199
Check-out time is 11:00am
receive these rates, please mention/use this reservation code "ALD"
when making your reservation. If you have a problem using this code
with the online reservation system, please try the 1-808-949-4321.
Airport Code: HNL
Honolulu Airport Address: 300 Rodgers Blvd, Honolulu, HI
Driving Directions from Airport to the HHV:
going North of Rodgers Blvd toward North Nimitz Hwy (0.1 miles).
Right onto North Nimitz Hwy/HI-92 E/Kamehameha Hwy (7.3 miles).
Continue to follow HI - 92 East.
Right onto Kalia Rd..
at 2005 Kalia Rd. Honolulu, HI 96815.
local organization committee arranged for local transport services
between Honolulu Airport and HHV.
Hawaii (Airport Waikiki Express): This is a shuttle service.
The provider does not take reservations. One needs to look for them
after getting out of the luggage area. However, they recommend you
to call them before coming to Hawaii to get information on where
to find them. The cost is US$9 one way and US$15 round trip. You
pay on-site, they run every 20 - 30 minutes (from 5:00am - 3:00am)
and every hour ((from 3:00am - 5:00am), 24/7. Phone number: 808
The Cab: This is a taxi service. The cost to HHV is about US$35
for one way. It runs 24/7. Phone number: 808 422 2222. Taxi Service
is available on the center median fronting the terminal baggage
claim areas. See the taxi dispatchers (green shirts with black lettering,
and the wording "TAXI DISPATCHER") for service. The fare
from the airport to Waikiki during non-rush hour periods is approximately
Other transportation services can be found at http://www.hiltonhawaiianvillage.com/services/transportation.asp
Hilton Hawaiian Village offers tours and other activities to both
HHV customers and non HHV customers.
The Website for Hilton Hawaiian Village Tours and Activities is
There are two Convenient Locations at the Village:
of the resort (open daily 7am - 9pm)
Tapa Tower® ground floor near the elevators (open daily 8am
Telephone: 1 (800) 446-9180
Fax: (808) 949-0125
for a listing of tours and activities
traveling to the United States, attendees should be particularly
aware and careful about Visa requirements and should plan travel
well in advance. ACM will assist SAC 2009 attendees in this matter.
Please direct your questions regarding visa matters to Irene Frawley
at firstname.lastname@example.org . If you
require a visa memo, please send your name, mailing address and
fax number to email@example.com
and for those with accepted papers, please include the title and
all authors of your paper. All this information is necessary,
and omitting any of it will delay the issuing of the memo. Mrs.
Frawley will assist in providing visa memos for attending the conference.
Please note that it may take several days for a visa memo to be
sent out after it is requested. Please plan accordingly.