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UPON ARRIVAL AT Austin International Airport
The host hotel, the Austin Hilton, and all overflow hotels are located in downtown Austin, approximately a 25-minute drive from the airport. The following transportation options from the airport to the Austin Hilton and ALL overflow hotels are available:
Taxi Cabs Taxis from the Austin Airport to the downtown Austin area cost approximately $25+ each way.
Shuttle Service Depending on your hotel, you can take advantage of several airport shuttle options. Please click here for transportation options.
Car Services There are several car rental services available at the airport. Click here to see your rental car options
Convention registration and check-in is located in the Austin Convention Center, Solar Atrium. Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity general office staff will be waiting for you with a smile and your registration packet, if you have registered. Registration hours are listed in the guidebook schedule.
FRATERNITY MEETINGS – STAY ENGAGED!
Board Meeting The fraternity’s board of directors meeting will take place Tuesday, June 25th, at 1:00 pm until 5:00 pm in the Salons room, C, D & E. We look forward to your participation in this important fraternity meeting. Limited space is available, and entry will be restricted to financial members only. Alpha business attire is expected for this event.
Brothers, you’re mobile – and so are we!
TwitterFollow @apa1906network on Twitter for a live feed of everything going on at the 2013 General Convention. Use #APhiA and #AlphaCon to follow the convention conversation, find live updates and interact with other brothers and attendees. Use #AlphaConHELP for assistance with conference logistics or any questions regarding the convention.
Download the Guidebook app for the General Convention schedule, alert, maps and much more. You can even make a to-do list so you don’t forget to participate in certain events. Download Guidebook from your app store and search for Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity.
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Facebook Like 1906APANetwork on Facebook to optimize your event experience. You will be able to find tips and updates about the convention.
Alpha General OfficeThe general office will be available. If you have meeting-related questions, you can reach general office staff on-site beginning Monday, June 25, 2013, via e-mail at Membersupport@apa1906.net or toll-free at 800-373-3089.
THANK YOU!Again, thank you in advance for wanting to know more about the 2013 General Convention and for being a concerned and informed brother of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity. Until we see you in Austin, we welcome you to use this e-mail as a source of information for the upcoming event. As always, Brothers, if we can be of assistance in any way, please do not hesitate to contact us at 800-373-3089.
Full Convention Schedule Please review the full convention schedule on AlphaNET or download to your phone or tablet using Guidebook:
Tuesday, June 25, 2013