[ACSAC-Dec 9-13, 1996-SAN DIEGO]

Registration and Logistics Information

On-site Conference Registration and Information Hours:
December 8 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
December 9 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
December 10 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
December 11 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
December 12 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
December 137:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

Tutorial Registration

Although everyone attending a tutorial is guaranteed a copy of the materials used by the instructor, only those who preregister for the tutorial will be guaranteed the tutorial material at the beginning of the tutorial instruction. Lunch is included in the tutorial fee for anyone attending a full day tutorial or two half day sessions in one day.

ACSA Conferenceship Program

ACSA is pleased to announce the continuation of a conferenceship program established last year enabling students to attend the Annual Computer Security Applications Conference. This program will pay for the conference and tutorial expenses for selected students. The students must be nominated by a faculty member at an accredited university or school, and must be undergraduate or graduate students who would not normally be attending the conference.

To be considered for the Conferenceship Program submit the following information: Name, address, and name of institution; course work applicable to a career in information system security and grades received in those courses; GPA; a short narrative that discusses why you are interested in the field, relevant areas of interest, and the type of career you plan on pursuing; and 2 letters of recommendation from faculty.

This material should be submitted before November 1, 1996 to:

Dr. Matt Bishop
Department of Computer Science
University of California, Davis
Davis, CA 95616-8562
phone: (916)752-8060, fax: (916)752-4767

Hotel Reservations

Hotel reservations can be made by contacting the Hyatt Islandia, located on Mission Bay, 1441 Quivira Rd., San Diego, CA 92109. The reservations number for the hotel is 800/233-1234 or (619) 224-1234. The price per room is $81.00. This rate includes the 10.5% city occupancy tax. This rate is guaranteed until 18 November 1996. This rate cannot be guaranteed if any reservation is made after that time. When making your reservations, please be sure to state that you are attending the 12th Annual Computer Security Applications Conference in order to receive the proper rates.

NOTE: A deposit equal to one night's stay is required to hold each individual's reservation. The deposit shall serve to confirm the reservation for the date(s) indicated, and, upon check-in, shall be applied to the first night of the reserved stay. A personal check, money order or a valid major credit card may be used to secure your reservation. Should you need to cancel a reservation, the deposit will be refunded if you cancel at least 72 hours prior to arrival. Be sure to obtain a cancellation number.

Conference Refund Policy

Anyone requesting a refund must notify GMU in writing no later than November 15, 1996 in order to receive a full refund (less a $25 cancellation fee). After that date, NO money will be refunded. Substitutions may be made prior to the start of the conference.

Airport-to-Hotel Shuttle Service

Ground transportation from the San Diego Lindbergh International Airport is provided by Cloud 9 Shuttle, telephone (619) 278-8877. Shuttles run every 15 minutes, and meet all scheduled flights. To purchase a ticket, proceed to the airport limousine pickup area. Airport shuttles are available 24 hrs a day. See any Cloud 9 Shuttle representative for assistance. The one-way fare is $7.00 and major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express) are accepted. Reservations for arriving passengers are not required, but be sure to coordinate your return to the airport through the Hyatt Islandia Guest Services when you are departing. Airport Shuttles are handicap accessible; however, reservations must be made in advance.

Meals and Special Diet Requests

The Conference Committee has selected lunch menus we hope everyone will enjoy. We realize that some individuals have special dietary needs. We have made arrangements to offer a vegetarian meal at lunch that will feature a combination of pasta, vegetables, or fruits. Please indicate your dietary request on the registration form. Upon your arrival at the conference, check your registration packet to be sure your lunch tickets indicate your dietary request.

Method of Payment

Please complete all information requested on the registration form located in the center of this brochure and return to George Mason University (GMU). All registration fees must be paid in U.S. dollars. Payment can be made by cash, personal check, money order, DD1556, SF182, company check, company purchase orders, VISA or MasterCard. We do NOT accept American Express and Diner's Club. All checks should be made out to: George Mason University. Mail the form and payment to: Mary Barody, Office of Conference Administration, MS 3G3, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030-4444, USA. You can reach GMU by dialing 703/993-2090 or fax 703/993-2112. Anyone wishing to pre-register by fax using VISA or MasterCard must send the registration form by mail to confirm the VISA/MasterCard registration. Please call GMU after November 15th to check on space availability. On-site registration will be available during the hours listed on page 3.

Future Mailings

To receive future mailings, please contact either:

Vince Reed, ACSAC Publicity Co-chair
1500 Perimeter Pkwy., Suite 310
Huntsville, AL 35806

Voice: 205/830-2606, Fax: 205/830-2608, email: vreed@mitre.org


Art Friedman, ACSAC Publicity Co-chair
The MITRE Corp.
7467 Ridge Rd., Suite 140
Hanover, MD 21076

Voice: 410/850-5004, Fax: 410/850-5459, email: arf@mitre.org