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Download the
2009 User Group
Fact Sheet and Registration Form

 
 

For information, call
(914) 332-0300
or e-mail clis@carrierlogistics.com.

 

 
 
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CLI User Group Conference '09
Leverage Your IT Investment in Tough Times
April 23 & 24, 2009
Crowne Plaza Hotel, White Plains, NY

Carrier Logistics cordially invites you to attend our User Group Conference will be held April 23rd and 24th at the Crowne Plaza in downtown White Plains, N.Y.

This event has grown in attendance every year and space is limited. CLI clients have the opportunity to learn about the latest developments to the system, share ideas and tips with other users, meet one-on-one with CLI subject experts and, in addition, talk to other solution providers who work with CLI. We will also be expanding the program by including executive-level business sessions designed to help senior managers learn how to lead their organizations to increased profits in these lean times.

Format
Please come prepared to participate in this program. The format will be VERY interactive with a lot of “give and take” between attendees, speakers and each other. The goal is to educate through the exchange of ideas, practices, and experiences. You will:

  • Learn the importance of investing in technology from Keynote Speaker Braxton Vick, SVP, Southeastern Freight Lines, and Immediate Past Chairman of the Information Technology & Logistics Council of the ATA
  • Try Out the New Functionality Available in the Latest Release of FACTS version 10.5.1
  • Attend Breakout Sessions Tentatively Scheduled on EDI, Rating, Billing, FACTSWeb, Dispatch, Mapping, IT Issues and Much More
  • Focus on ROI – Use the System to Improve Productivity While Reducing Overhead
  • Enjoy the Enhanced Computer Lab – More Hands-On Training
  • Find the Newest Technologies at the Partner Showcase
  • Benefit from the Priceless Networking with the CLI Community
  • Gain a Lot for Nothing -- Complimentary Registration for All Clients

Fee
There is no fee to attend this event. Because CLI feels so strongly that training is an important component of the successful use of any software system, we invite you to attend this program FREE of charge. You are responsible for your travel, hotel and non-program related meals only.

Dates
Registration begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, April 23rd. The program begins promptly at 8:30 am. The conference runs until 12:30 pm on Friday, April 24th, 2009 with optional one-on-one meetings running until 3:00 pm.

Location
The Crowne Plaza White Plains Hotel is situated in downtown White Plains, NY, which is in the heart of Westchester County. This 402-room property is only 30 minutes from Manhattan. Perfect for business and leisure travelers alike, the hotel is adjacent to world-class shopping at The Westchester with Neiman Marcus and Nordstrom.

The hotel also offers a fleet of vans to transport guests to and from the Westchester County Airport, White Plains Metro North Train Station, as well as local businesses and attractions. The Crowne Plaza White Plains has upgraded its accommodations to a new level of comfort with The Sleep Advantage, which includes Quiet Zones, a Sleep CD with relaxation tips, Sleep Amenities and a guaranteed wake-up call. The hotel also features Wireless High Speed Internet access throughout the entire facility.

Room Rates
CLI has secured special rates for this event. Single or Double rooms are just $159 a night. Please call 914-682-0050 and mention that you are attending the Carrier Logistics meeting (Group Code: CGM) to receive the special conference rate or go online and enter CLI in the group code at www.crowneplaza.com/whiteplainsny. The special rate is extended through the weekend so you can visit New York at this very competitive rate.

Deadline
All reservations must be made by April 9. After that date the room rate will rise to $279.

Travel
LaGuardia Airport is 35 miles from the hotel – 45 minutes by car.
Kennedy Airport is 45 miles from the hotel - 60 minutes by car.
Westchester Airport is 8 miles from hotel - 15 minutes by car. (Complimentary Airport Shuttle. Call the hotel at 914-682-0050 when you arrive for pick up.)
New York City is 25 miles from the hotel - 40 minutes by car or 35 minutes by train from Grand Central Station – 5 minutes from the White Plains station.

Reservations
You are responsible for making your room reservations. Please call the Crowne Plaza direct to make all room reservations. Call 914-682-0050 and mention the Carrier Logistics meeting (Code: CGM) go online at www.crowneplaza.com/whiteplainsny and enter CLI in the group code to get the preferred meeting rate of $159. All reservations must be made by April 9. After that date the room rate will rise to $279.

Attire
Business casual attire is appropriate for this event.

Weather
The average temperature in mid April is 52 degrees. The average high is 57 degrees and the average low is 45 degrees so you will want to pack a jacket or sweater, especially if you plan on going out.

For information, call (914) 332-0300 or e-mail clis@carrierlogistics.com.

Download the 2009 User Group Fact Sheet and Registration Form

   
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