The 2017 AgGateway Annual Meeting will be at the Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa, located along the scenic shores of Mission Bay on an 18-acre park. During your stay you’ll enjoy views of the bay, with an array of on-site amenities and services such as newly renovated guest rooms, a marina with rentals available all year round, a modern fitness center, waterfront dining options, a bay front pool, championship tennis courts and more. Only 6 miles from San Diego International Airport, 2 miles from SeaWorld and Historic Old Town San Diego and 8 miles from the Gaslamp Quarter and the world famous San Diego Zoo, the hotel offers quick access to multiple freeways / interstates and provides assistance with area transportation options.
Special discounted group rates start at $195/night for 2017 AgGateway Annual Meeting & Conference attendees, with reservations available November 5-8, 2017 and a limited number of rooms on November 9, for those opting to depart on Thursday.
*Book early, discounted room rates are good till October 18, 2017*
Reservations can be made online or by phone.
To reserve accommodations by phone, dial 1-619-276-4010 and provide the group code, AGG117.
The hotel resort charge has been waived, but your accommodations still include the benefits of in-room internet access, unlimited local & 1-800 phone calls, 24-hour access to the Fitness Center, and access to all other recreational activities available on property (equipment usage fees may apply). Check in time is 4:00 PM and check out is 12:00 PM.
Transportation options to get from and to San Diego International Airport and the Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa include taxi’s, shared ride vans and rental cars.
To grab a taxi, simply follow the signs leading to the Transportation Plazas. A customer service representative will place you with the first available taxi, one way fares will cost approximately $25.
There are two designated ride share passenger pickup locations at San Diego International Airport; Terminal 1: Exit baggage claim via the escalators, walk across the Sky Bridge toward Ground Transportation and the parking lot, exit down the escalators toward the parking lot, and the location is at the foot of the escalators along the sidewalk. Terminal 2: Upon exiting baggage claim, proceed toward the Elevated Departure Roadway. The location is between American and Delta/United check-in. Look for the red umbrella. Super Shuttle shared ride costs $14 one-way or $26 when booked as a round trip transfer.
You’ll also find Uber and Lyft, on demand ride options to get in, out and around San Diego.
View a map of Mission Bay and greater San Diego area.
We look forward to seeing you in San Diego!
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2017 Annual Conference Presentations
Conference Agenda – FINAL 11/6/17
Conference Attendee List [Password Required]
Presentation Template [PowerPoint]
Think Like a Startup Workshop
Seed Quick Connect Session
2017 Gateway to Ag Careers Program
Conference Hotel Reservations
Dining in San Diego
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