Frequently Asked Questions


What is the appropriate attire?


Business casual is requested for this event. You will be attending meetings and events with representatives from the SBA. Please represent the industry in a very professional manner.

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Photo courtesy of San Francisco Travel Association

What Should I Bring?


Please come prepared to learn and interact with industry experts.
Bring topics or questions you would like to discuss with the experts.
Bring a laptop, tablet or notebook for taking notes.

Where are the meeting rooms?


Registration, the exhibit hall and the general session room (the East Lounge and the Continental Ballroom) are all located on the Ballroom Level of the hotel. You can access them via the elevators by your room as well as either elevator banks in the lobby. The breakout rooms are located down one floor in the Golden Gate Ballroom. You can access the Golden Gate Ballroom from escalators located in the East Lounge, next to Registration. Please click on the photos to enlarge the hotel maps.



What Are the Registration Fees?


Attendees

By 8/23/2016

After 8/23/2016

NADCO Member - 1st Registrant
$749 $849
NADCO Member - 2nd Registrant
$699 $799
NADCO Member - 3rd Registrant +
$649 $749
CDC Board Member
$449 $549
Non-Member
$899 $999
Special Debt Refi Add-on, NADCO Member
$149 $249
Special Debt Refi Add-on, Non-Member
$249 $349
Adult Guest - Full Package
$289 $289
Adult Guest - Evening Package
$169 $169
A la carte Adult Guest - Welcome Reception
$79 $79
A la carte Adult Guest - Luncheon (per Lunch)
$59 $59
A la carte Adult Guest - Annual Meeting Dinner
$99 $99
Child Guest - Full Package
$219 $219
Child Guest - Evening Package
$119 $119
A la carte Child Guest - Welcome Reception
$59 $59
A la carte Child Guest - Luncheon (per Lunch)
$49 $49
A la carte Child Guest - Annual Meeting Dinner
$69 $69

Please note that a full guest package includes the Monday Welcome Reception, Tuesday Luncheon, Wednesday Luncheon and Dinner. The evening package includes the Monday Welcome Reception and Dinner. A la carte items can be purchased if your guest will not be attending all of the special events. Child guests are those guests that are 18 years or younger.

NADCO is offering full scholarships for 5 lucky individuals. Scholarship applications are due to Mandy Robertson at mrobertson@nadco.org by AUGUST 19, 2016. CLICK HERE for details and an application form.


What is the Cancellation Policy?


Full refund through 9/1/2016 with written notice
50% refund from 9/2/2016 through 10/12/2016 with written notice
No refunds will be issued after 10/12/2016

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Photo courtesy of San Francisco Travel Association



Photo courtesy of San Francisco Travel Association



Photo courtesy of San Francisco Travel Association



Photo courtesy of San Francisco Travel Association

What things are there to do in the area?


San Francisco is a city filled with art, theater, exquisite food and more!

Are you interested in checking out some of the famous local ATTRACTIONS while you are in town? San Francisco is filled to the brim with museums, national parks, art galleries and many more historic sites to visit.


Are you wondering how you're going to GET AROUND to all these great locations? Never fear! You can hop on a streetcar, stroll along the famous streets or if you're a traditionalist, you can take a normal everyday cab to your favorite destinations.


Do you like to head out on the town at night? Well San Francisco has more than enough NIGHTLIFE to entertain. You can find breweries, distilleries, comedy clubs and more within a short distance from the hotel.


Perhaps you just have a little rumble in your tummy and need something more than honey to satisfy that hunger. There are RESTAURANTS of all shapes, sizes, cuisine and prices to whet the appetite of even the most discerning customer. San Francisco was the beginning of the farm to table movement, so don't miss out on the opportunity for incredibly fresh foods while you're in town!


Do you have a wad of cash that is burning a hole in your pocket? Well San Francisco is the home to the headquarters and anchor stores for many famous brands. You should be able to enjoy a massive SHOPPING trip. Antiques, outlets and markets Oh MY!


For those of you just looking for someone to guide you around all of the wonders within San Francisco, there are TOURS galore to help you navigate your expedition. From sweet treats, the arts, historical landmarks to wine country and breweries you're sure to find something to entertain.


CLICK HERE to see what else San Francisco has to offer!

What is the typical weather for November?


Average High Temperature is in the mid 60's.
Average Low Temperature is in the low 50’s.
Average Precipitation is 3.15 inches.
On average, the warmest month is September/October.
The average coolest month is December/January.
December has the most precipitation.

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