Venue and Lodging

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Student Union Building

The conference will be held in the newly remodeled
Husky Union Building (HUB). The HUB offers excellent meeting and dining facilities, located in the heart of the park-like University of Washington campus. Campus is located about four miles north of downtown Seattle. Convenient public transportation is available for conference participants who wish to visit the downtown area.

(image courtesy: Gregg Zimmerman)

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University of Washington Club

We will host the Opening Mixer on August 7th.

The University of Washington Club is a welcoming social club located on campus in an architectural landmark, just across the street from HUB. With breathtaking views of Lake Washington and the Cascade Mountains, the club's unique venue offers its members and their guests a friendly place to meet, impeccable service, and world class cuisine that is both locally-sourced and lovingly prepared.

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Grand Ballroom, Hotel Deca

We close the meeting with the ceremony on August 9th.

Deca Hotel is located within a walking distance from the campus. The Ballroom is fully renovated and retains the elegance and beauty of its original 1931 era with 18 foot high ceilings.


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Hotel Deca

Group Code: AMQUA (see instructions below)
Phone: (206) 634-2000
Reservations: (800) 899-0251
Fax: (206) 547-6029
4507 Brooklyn Avenue NE
Seattle, WA 98105
$149 plus tax
Room Block Release Date: Thursday, June 5, 2014

To book on-line:
1. Go to hotel website at
2.  Click on BOOK NOW
3.  Click on "Enter Group / Negotiated Code"
4.  Enter code in GROUP CODE box. Group code: AMQUA
5.  Find the dates and click on CHECK AVAILABILITY
6.  You must have a credit card in order to complete the booking.

You may also email your requests to To guarantee rate and room type, please ensure the name of the group, arrival date, and any other information needed is provided.

Short walk west of University of Washington campus, complimentary deluxe continental breakfast, 100% non-smoking, complimentary parking for overnight guests, complimentary e-mail access available in lobby. Fully renovated rooms feature cable TV with HBO, delivered newspapers, pay-per-view movies and Web TV.

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UW Lander Hall

1201 NE Campus Parkway,
Seattle, WA 98105

Includes 3 nights of stay and $60 meals:
$237.60 per person, double occupancy (includes tax)
$342.60 per person, single occupancy (includes tax)

Early Arrivals/Late Departures (meal not included):
$60.00 per person, per night, double occupancy
$95.00 per person, per night, single occupancy
Room Block Release Date: Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Reservations and full payments must be submitted before June 10, 2014:
1. Go to
2. Read the conditions and follow the on-screen instructions.

Lander Hall is a newly built student-housing that features spacious rooms, plenty of windows to let in natural light, pedestrian-friendly walkways, a courtyard and Local Point—a new restaurant inside Lander Hall. Rooms include Wif-Fi and ethernet ports.

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Watertown Hotel

Group Code: 140808AMQUA (see instructions below)
Phone:(206) 826-4242
Reservations: (866) 944-4242
4242 Roosevelt Way NE
Seattle, WA 98105
$154 plus tax,  $20 for each additional adult
Room Block Release Date: Tuesday, June 10, 2014

To book on-line:
1. Go to hotel website at
2.  Click on BOOK NOW (do NOT enter anything in the "Promotional Code" field)
3.  Enter dates and number of nights needed.
4.  Enter code in GROUP CODE box. Group code: 140808AMQUA
     (Case sensitive. Enter EXACTLY as provided above) 5.  Click on CHECK AVAILABILITY
6.  You must have a credit card in order to complete the booking.

Short walk west of University campus; three miles from downtown and four blocks from the University of Washington; complimentary breakfast buffet; free parking; free local shuttle service (available by reservation); HBO, ESPN, and CNN; free parking and high speed cable internet access.