Travel & Housing

Official SIGGRAPH 2007 hotels are no longer available online for new reservations, changes, and cancellations. Beginning Monday, 30 July, please call your hotel directly to change or cancel reservations.

If you still need a hotel reservation, rooms are available through the online reservation system only, but they are not official SIGGRAPH 2007 hotels. These hotels are not served by the official SIGGRAPH 2007 shuttle buses, and shuttle bus wristbands will not be provided at check-in.

Online Hotel Reservations

SIGGRAPH 2007 Official Hotel List & Map (169 KB PDF)

Deposit and Cancellation Policy

  • A deposit of one night's room and tax is required for each room reserved.
  • After 20 July, the non-refundable deposit will be charged to the credit card used to guarantee the room reservation(s) by either your confirmed hotel or the SIGGRAPH 2007 Travel Desk.
  • SIGGRAPH 2007's deposit policy supersedes any individual hotel's deposit policy.

Amtrak Discount

For SIGGRAPH 2007 attendees, Amtrak offers a 10% discount off the lowest available rail fare to San Diego between August 1 and August 12. To book your reservation call Amtrak at 800.872.7245 or contact your local travel agent. To receive the discount, you must give the agent the Amtrak Convention Fare Code for SIGGRAPH 2007: X96P-921. This discount is not available on the Amtrak web site.

The discount is valid for travel on Amtrak Regional and Acela service for all departures seven days a week, except for holiday blackouts. It is not valid for the Auto Train.

Airport Shuttle Transportation

Hall D Lobby
Cloud 9 Shuttle offers a full range of ground-transport services from the San Diego airport to all destinations in San Diego and Los Angeles counties. SIGGRAPH 2007 attendees can purchase tickets ($8 one way) from Cloud 9 shuttle. For optimum convenience when you depart, bring your luggage with you to the Convention Center, check it with Bags Inc. for a charge, and then ride with Cloud 9 back to the San Diego airport.
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Conference Shuttle Service

SIGGRAPH 2007 provides complimentary shuttle service between most conference hotels and the San Diego Convention Center. Look for signs and shuttle flyers with specific shuttle details for all events in conference hotel lobbies and the information desk at the San Diego Convention Center.

Hotel shuttle service will pick-up and drop-off attendees outside Hall D Lobby.

If you have any shuttle-related questions, please contact the shuttle service desk during official shuttle hours. For assistance with handicap service, please call +1.410.507.0971. SIGGRAPH 2007 provides shuttles with wheelchair lifts and tiedowns.

Hotel Shuttle Service Hours
       Saturday, 4 August 12:30 - 7:30 pm
  Sunday, 5 August 7 am - 8:30 pm
  Monday, 6 August 7:30 am - 11:15 pm
  Tuesday, 7 August 7:30 am - 7 pm
  Wednesday, 8 August       7:30 am - 7:30 pm
  Thursday, 9 August 7:30 am - 6:30 pm


The SIGGRAPH 2007 Hotel Shuttle Service is available only to attendees who registered at official conference hotels through the SIGGRAPH 2007 hotel reservation system. Those attendees will receive a wristband upon check-in that allows them to board the shuttle buses. Attendees who are not registered at official conference hotels will be allowed to purchase wristbands for $75 at the SIGGRAPH Store. Attendees without wristbands will not be allowed to use the shuttle service.

All badged attendees will be able to ride the shuttle buses to the San Diego Civic Theatre for the Electronic Theater performances and to Calit2 for the Art Gallery Digital Performances. Wristbands will not be required for those destinations.

Shuttles for Electronic Theater
San Diego Civic Theatre
1100 Third Avenue
San Diego, California 92101

Monday, 6 August, 5:30 - 9:30 pm
Tuesday, 7 August and Wednesday, 8 August, 12:30 - 4:30 pm and 5:30 - 9:30 pm

Shuttle service pick-up and drop-off for the Civic Theater will be outside Hall B Lobby of the San Diego Convention Center.

Shuttles for Calit2
Voigt Land & Engineers Lane
La Jolla, California

Saturday, 4 August, 4 - 10:15 pm
Sunday, 5 August, 9:45 am - 10:45 pm
Monday, 6 August 9:45 am - 8:15 pm

Shuttle service pick-up and drop-off for Calit2 will be outiside Hall B Lobby of the San Diego Convention Center.

Please note: Hotel shuttle service concludes earlier than the Calit2 evening shuttle times on Saturday and Sunday. On those evenings, Calit2 shuttles will transport attendees to the San Diego Convention Center, and attendees will need to find their own transportation back to their hotels.

Shuttles for Reception
Embarcadero North Park

Shuttles will transport attendees to and from the reception. The last shuttle will depart from Embarcadero North Park at 10:30 pm.