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EEI/AGA Accounting Committee Meetings
Sunday, November 17, 2013 - Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Charleston Marriott
170 Lockwood Blvd Charleston, SC 29403 UNITED STATES
  • James Kent
    (202) 508-5570
    jkent@eei.org

    Kim King
    (202) 508-5493
    kking@eei.org

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  • REGISTRATION AND FEES:
    EEI/AGA Full & Associate Member Rate:   $975


    EEI/AGA Group Rate: (applies to three or
    more - please fax registration forms
    )     $875


    Optional Spouse/Guest
    Monday Night Event –Dinner & Tour on board the
    USS Yorktown at Patriots Point                  $125

    Note: Members eligible for the group discount rate that register online will not be refunded directly. A refund check reflecting all un-applied discounts will be issued to your company following the meeting. Please contact James Kent at (202) 508-5570 or Kim King at (202) 508-5493 If you have any registration questions.

    Meeting Cancellation Policy
    Registration fees will be refunded minus a $100 administration fee if notification of cancellation is received on or before Wednesday, November 6, 2013. No refunds will be provided for cancellations received after that date. Substitutions are welcome. Cancellation requests may be sent to Kim King, telephone 202-508-5493, e-mail kking@eei.org.

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  • Charleston Marriott
    170 Lockwood Boulevard
    Charleston, SC 29403-5123
    Telephone: (800) 968-3569 or (800) 228-9290
    Fax: (843) 723-0276

    The room rate per night for those attending the EEI Accounting Committee Meetings is $144.00 plus taxes single/double occupancy per night.  Refer to the EEI Accounting Committee Meetings when making your reservation to get the meeting group rate per night. Room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes in effect at the time of check-out (currently 13.5%) and a $1 destination fee.  The hotel accepts all major credit cards. The EEI Accounting Committee Meetings room block is scheduled to be released after Sunday, November 3, 2013. Reservations made after November 3, 2013 will be subject to availability at existing hotel rates.

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  • Air Transportation
    Discounts are available to delegates of EEI member companies, international affiliates, and associates, as well as to spouses and guests, traveling to EEI-sponsored meetings and conferences: United offers a 5% discount off any published fare or 10% off regular coach fare.

    To received the lowest possible fares, please contact:
    • United Airlines, 800-521-4041 [Refer to Z Code: ZPJ2 and Agreement Code: 497031] To avoid a service fee and receive an additional 3% discount, book your airline reservation online at www.united.com. On the Advanced Search page, enter the Z Code and Agreement code (with no space between) in the Offer Code box.

    Ground Transportation
    Charleston International Airport – CHS is located 12 miles SE of Charleston, about 20 minutes away, depending on time of day and traffic.

    Airport transportation options include:

    Taxis & Shuttles operate from 5:00 AM until 30 minutes after the last arriving flight of the day, typically around 12:30 AM. The Charleston Marriott does not provide shuttle service. Alternate transportation: Julian's Transportation Service; fee: $35 (one way), reservation required. Estimated taxi fare is around: $25 (one way)

    Rental Car
    • Members of the Edison Electric Institute are eligible for a discount with Avis Rent-A-Car. Call toll free 1-800-331-1600 (Refer to A775400)

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  • The suggested dress is business casual for the meeting. Please note that meeting room temperatures are generally cool and difficult to moderate – please bring appropriate attire for such conditions.
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  • On Monday evening November 18, 2013, meeting attendees and registered guests will enjoy dinner on board the USS Yorktown at Patriots Point.  This Essex-class carrier was renamed YORKTOWN in honor of YORKTOWN (CV-5), sunk at the epic Battle of Midway (June 1942). Built in an amazing 16-½ months at Newport News, Virginia, YORKTOWN was commissioned on April 15, 1943, and participated significantly in the Pacific Offensive that began in late 1943 and ended with the defeat of Japan in 1945.

    Throughout the evening guests will have access to self guided tours of the aircraft hanger bay and the Medal of Honor museum.  Before and after dinner, guests may take part in guided tours of the Carrier including:


    • The bridge and flight deck
    • Living and working quarters

    Please be sure to register for Monday evening’s event.

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