TASA/TASB Convention October Austin, Texas 2-4, 2015

Housing and Travel

The 2017 TASA/TASB Convention is back in Dallas this year! Read information about our convention destination and find important dates for making hotel reservations.

About Dallas

Bright lights, big personalities, shiny cars... In many ways, Dallas is the belle of the Texas ball. From JR Ewing and the TV show Dallas to the Dallas Cowboys and their cheerleaders, this city has made a deep imprint on American popular culture. An upscale ethos makes for an amazing dining scene (you can tell which place is hot by the caliber of cars the valet parks out front). The museums are not only excellent, but unique – history buffs should not miss the memorials to former president John F Kennedy. And one of the most impressive additions to Dallas’ cultural landscape in recent years is the 68-acre Arts District, now one of the largest in the country.

Getting around Dallas

Complimentary shuttle service is provided for attendees and exhibitors on Friday, Saturday and Sunday between all hotels that are not considered within walking distance to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas. 

The city of Dallas offers convenient accessible public transportation services throughout the city. The visitdallas.com web site offers a plethora of options including a free trolley, D-Link Bus and Dart Rail. 

Housing reservations

Housing will open for exhibitors on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 9 a.m. CDT. All questions about hotel reservations should be directed to Convention Housing Management (CHM) at tasa_tasb@chmrooms.com or 800.340.1905.

Advance deposit

One night's advance deposit in the form of a check, money order, or credit card will be required to guarantee a reservation by Friday, August 25, 2017. The advance deposit shall consist of one night's room rate plus applicable taxes. If a deposit is not received by Friday, August 25, 2017, CHM may cancel the reservation after notifying the requester.

Cancellations

To avoid penalty, cancellations must be made seven days prior to scheduled date of arrival.

Warning about housing pirates

Housing for the TASA/TASB Convention is handled exclusively by Convention Housing Management (CHM). If you receive solicitations from other vendors (commonly referred to as “pirates” or “poachers”), please do not provide them your personal information, especially your credit card number. If you cooperate with them, your credit card may be charged and you may not have a hotel room when you arrive at your destination. Read more.

Questions? 

Convention Housing Management (CHM) 800.340.1905 tasa_tasb@chmrooms.com or contact TASB
Mandy Begley, 800.580.8272, extension 6104.

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