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The Conexxus Annual Conference is the only event that focuses on new technologies and technology standards to improve business processes reduce costs and increase productivity in the convenience and fuel retailing industry.
Over four days, attendees will join Conexxus business and technical committees to discuss critical technology issues that are changing the way companies in our industry do business. From the latest on data security to advances in point of sale technology, attendees will be a part of the process that creates and sets technology standards.
Michael Rogers, Practical Futurist, 2016 Conexxus Annual Conference Opening Keynote Speaker
Michael studied physics and creative writing at Stanford University with additional training in finance and management at the Stanford Business School Executive Program. He has worked with companies ranging from NACS, FedEx, Boeing and GE to Microsoft, Pfizer and American Express, as well as both NASA and the Department of Defense. He addresses groups ranging from venture capitalists and corporate executives to educators, students and the general public and is also a regular guest on radio and television, including Good Morning America, the Today Show, PBS, CNN and the History Channel. A dynamic speaker who delivers an entertaining and common-sense vision of change for business and individuals, Michael blends technology, economics, demographics, culture and human nature.
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Participants are responsible for their own hotel accommodations. Conexxus has arranged for a special conference rate of $169 plus tax per room per night at the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort. This rate will be honored from April 25 - May 8, 2016.
We are pleased to be able to offer Conference attendees the following:
Reservations may be made by calling the hotel directly (520-299-2020), by calling the Loews Reservations Center (800-234-5117) or by following http://www.loewshotels.com/ventana-canyon/conexxus
Conexxus has contracted with Arizona Stagecoach for discounted travel to Loews Ventana Canyon Resort. To book your reservation online, please click this link to Arizona Stagecoach Reservations.For information about travel costs and Arizona Stagecoach location at the Tuscon Airport, please click Arizona Stagecoach Brochure.
Shuttle will depart Loews at: 7:00pm, 8:00pm, 9:00pm
Shuttle will depart at La Encantada at: 7:30pm, 8:30pm, 9:30pm
Seats on the bus are first come, first served, and restaurant reservations must be made on own or through the hotel concierge.
DINING AT LA ENCANTADA
Blanco Tacos and Tequila (520) 232-1007 http://www.foxrc.com/restaurants/blanco-tacos-tequila/ Cuisine: Mexican
Firebird’s Wood Fired Grill (520) 577-0747 http://tucson.firebirdsrestaurants.com/ Cuisine: American
Humble Pie (520) 395-1280 http://www.humblepieusa.com/ Cuisine: Pizzas, Salads & Sandwiches
North Italia (520) 299-1600 www.northitaliarestaurant.com Cuisine: Northern Italian, Pizza
RA Sushi (520) 615-3970 http://www.rasushi.com/tucson Cuisine: Japanese
The Living Room Wine Café & Lounge (520) 308-5591 http://www.livingroomwinebar.com/locations/#tucson Cuisine: Modern International
ADDITIONAL DINING NEAR LA ENCANTADA
Acacia Real Food and Cocktails (520) 232-0101 www.acaciatucson.com (Distance from Loews: 6.3 miles, 13 minutes) Cuisine: American
Flemings (520) 529-5017 www.flemingssteakhouse.com (Distance from Loews: 6.7 Miles, 14 minutes) Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood
Tavolino (520) 531-1913 www.tavolinoristorante.com (Distance from Loews: 6.8 Miles, 15 minutes) Cuisine: Italian
Vivace (520) 795-7221 http://www.vivacetucson.com (Distance from Loews: 6.3 Miles, 13 minutes) Cuisine: Northern Italian
Conexxus is a non-profit, member-driven technology organization dedicated to the development and implementation of standards, technologies innovation and advocacy for the convenience store and fuel market. Conexxus membership collaborates on key present and future industry challenges and innovations. Our work efforts improve profitability by reducing the cost of IT ownership and improve the competitiveness of our members.