The 12th International Workshop on Java Technologies for Real-time and Embedded Systems - JTRES 2014
October 13th - 14th
Niagara Falls, NY, USA
The registration fee for early registration (until September 12) is 350 USD. The registration fee for late registration is 450 USD.
The conference will be located at the Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls. The Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls combines 116,000 square feet of versatile state-of-the-art indoor meeting and event space with vibrant outdoor activities. Its unique Western New York location, along the dynamic Old Falls Street, USA, offers a myriad of customized convention, meeting and banquet options including the ability to host private outdoor receptions, just footsteps from Niagara Falls State Park and the famed waterfalls themselves. The facility is also just a quick 20-minute drive from Buffalo, NY.
The Conference & Event Center is located on the historic tree- and floral-lined Old Falls Street. This three-block destination conveniently connects the entrance of Niagara Falls State Park with the Conference & Event Center, the Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel and other downtown hotels and attractions. Serving as the “Welcome Center” for residents and visitors alike, the dynamic thoroughfare has seen many uses throughout the years. Currently, the versatile cobblestone street features daily vending and provides exciting spaces for weekly concerts and family activities as well as various festivals and special events. During these times, the street is able to be closed off to vehicular traffic.
The workshop itself will be hosted in the Governor's Room, a 2,400 square foot modern amphitheater that provides tiered seating.
JTRES has partnered with Sheraton At The Falls for a reduced rate of $119 for either two queen beds or one king bed. Reservations should be made prior to September 12th to qualify for the conference rate. The hotel is located across the street from the conference venue and walking distance from the falls. Reservations can be made through the JTRES Sheraton Portal or by mentioning JTRES 2014 when making a reservation by phone.
Thundering waterfalls take center stage at New York’s Niagara Falls State Park, the nation’s oldest state park. Niagara Falls State Park is home to over 400 acres of lush terrain and protected wildlife. We will meet at the lobby of the hotel at 5:00pm and make our way to Niagara Falls State Park. We will first take a look at the American Falls from the observation tower and then make our way down to the falls themselves. We will then cross over the falls to Goat Island and observe the American Falls and Bridal Veil Falls from Luna Island. We will then make are way across Goat Island to Terrapin Point and view the majestic Horseshoe Falls.
After viewing Niagara Falls State Park we will walk to the Red Coach Inn at around 6:45pm. The Red Coach Inn overlooks Niagara's majestic Upper Rapids, just 500 yards from the brink of Niagara Falls - so close you can hear the roar! This Niagara Falls, NY hotel is the city's most distinctive historic structure, with its English Tudor exterior and warm English country ambiance. When The Red Coach Inn opened its doors for business on August 30, 1923, Niagara Falls had finally gained a hostelry befitting its rank as the honeymoon capital of the world. Situated near the center of town overlooking the spectacular Upper Rapids, the Inn was an imposing structure, three and one-half stories high, and built in the architectural style of the old English Tudor period. The owners, William Schoellkopf and Charles Peabody, spared no expense or effort in recreating the atmosphere and style of the Bell Inn in Finedon, England. History says the Old Bell "was granted a license during the reign of the Saxon King Harold and Queen Editha who often rested there when stag hunting." Above the fireplace in the Grill Room is a painting of General LaFayette's famous red carriage, for which the Inn is named, by Buffalo artist A. Rafael Beck. The scene depicts the greeting of LaFayette at the Eagle Tavern, which was located across the street in the early nineteenth century. Dinner will begin at 7:00pm.
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