SEVENTEENTH ANNUAL NAFE WINTER MEETING
KEY WEST, FLORIDA ― JANUARY 29 AND 30, 2016
Organizers: Art Eubank & David Schap
Deadline for Hotel Room & Registration Fees:
December 15, 2015
Art Eubank and David Schap are organizing the 17th Annual NAFE Winter Meeting which will be in Key West, Florida on Friday and Saturday, January 29 and 30, 2016. The conference will take place at the Sheraton Suites Key West Hotel. Paper Presenters, Discussants, Session Chairs, and Roundtable/Panel Discussion Proposals are being sought for four sessions, two on Friday morning, January 29, 2016 and two on Saturday morning, January 30, 2016. Please submit abstracts of papers, roundtable session proposals, and offers to serve as a Session Chair, Discussant, or Roundtable Organizer to Art Eubank or David Schap by December 15, 2015. Art’s and David’s contact information is:
Arthur A. Eubank, Jr. Professor David Schap
Eubank Economics, Inc College of the Holy Cross
8 S. Michigan Av., Ste. 1510 Department of Economics
Chicago, IL 60603 Worcester, MA 01610
312-372-0600 (Office) 508-793-2688 (Office)
For all room reservations, you may use the Sheraton/Starwood website link set up for the NAFE Winter Meeting 2016 at: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/events/start.action?id=1506230797&key=2534B1C1 or you may call Shannon, our Sheraton Group Coordinator, at 305-292-4345 and indicate NAFE Winter Meeting 2016 and make your reservation by telephone during business hours. If you have problems with using the website, you may call Shannon or contact Art or David. The Registration Fee for the Conference is $115.00 and should be sent to Art to reserve your place for the NAFE Winter Meeting. This fee will be used to cover the cost of food service in the meeting room and other charges associated with the meeting room.
The per night room rates are: Traditional King Suite (no balcony) $259 plus $25 resort charge and 12.5% taxes totaling $319.50, Pool View King Suite (with balcony) $279 plus $25 resort charge and 12.5% taxes totaling $342.00, Ocean View King Suite (with balcony) $309 plus $25 resort charge and 12.5% taxes totaling $376.76. The $25 per day Resort Charge plus tax covers free parking for one car, free shuttle service, complimentary wireless Internet access, as well as other hotel amenities. These room rates are available for the nights of Thursday, January 28 through Saturday, January 30 on a first-come, first-served basis, and, subject to availability, for the three nights before January 28, 2016 and for the three nights after January 30, 2016. Please note that the Traditional King Suite reservation op-tion may not be available on the Sheraton/Starwood website link and may need to be made directly with Shannon.
Attendees should please make their hotel reservations through the Sheraton/Starwood website link or by calling Shannon for the NAFE Winter Meeting rather than on their own, as the room rates we have negotiated with the hotel and other arrangements are based on a contracted guarantee of a minimum number of room nights being booked at the group rate. A hotel room charge for one night will be due at the time the reservation is made. .
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. As usual, we’re looking forward to a great NAFE Winter Meeting in an interesting venue. We hope you will plan to attend!!
Thank you, Art Eubank and David Schap