FAQ

Do you have a Code of Conduct?

YES! See the COC page.

When will it be?

June 8th, 2019

Where will it be?

Microsoft Conference Center
Building 33, 16070 NE 36th way
Redmond, WA 98052

What kind of talks are you looking for?

See https://www.eventbank.com/event/cascadia-r-conference-2019-11944/

Are there discounts for students?

Yes! Student tickets are $20

Are there early bird tickets?

There was, the deadline has passed

What about tickets?

Register/get a ticket here

What about food?

There will be food! Beverages are available at all times throughout the building and Lunch is included with the ticket. At this time no breakfast included, but there will be Coffee/Tea/Water available at all breaks. In addition, there will be a reception afterwards with Adult Beverages and light appetizers available, included with your ticket.

Will you provide lunch?

Included in the ticket price is a box lunch from Microsoft Catering (Gluten free options are available)

What about next year (2020)?

We’ll let you know at the end of the conference on June 8th

Will talks be recorded?

TBD

What about parking?

See the Getting There section below.

Will there be a lactation room?

TBD



Transportation

Car

  • Parking is free and plentiful on the Microsoft Campus, and there is parking available beneath the center.
  • Take SR-520 East (Redmond) to NE 40th St exit. Turn RIGHT (East) onto NE 40th St, in two blocks turn RIGHT (South) onto 159th Ave NE. Bear LEFT (South) onto NE 36th Way and you will see Executive Briefing Center. Just around the corner to the left is the Conference Center

Flying

Our major local airport is the Sea-Tac Airport. If using a taxi/rideshare/local friend isn’t your thing, the airport has a train that will currently take you into Seattle, and you can take public transport to the event center.

Bus/Public Transport

  • From Downtown Seattle:

    • The 545 can take you the whole way, get off at the NE 40th St exit and walk along NE 36th about a half mile to the building. Follow the signs to the Executive Briefing Center/Conference Center.
    • Use the 255 (Brickyard P&R Kirkland) to 6th St S and 5th Ave St stop in Kirkland. Take the 245 to the 156th Ave NE and NE 36th St stop in Redmond. Walk along NE 36th about a half mile to the building. Follow the signs to the Executive Briefing Center/Conference Center.

    • From Downtown Bellevue:

    • Take the B line from the Bellevue Transit Center to the Overlake Transit Center. Walk along NE 36th about a half mile to the building. Follow the signs to the Executive Briefing Center/Conference Center.

Teleporter

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