[ccwg-internet-governance] Who's going to Brazil?

Stephanie Perrin stephanie.perrin at mail.utoronto.ca
Sun Apr 6 16:20:13 UTC 2014


I dont know where I am staying yet, but I am definitely not walking through anything remotely dodgy-looking in Sao Paulo, so perhaps we could taxi pool? 
On 2014-04-06, at 4:24 AM, Olivier MJ Crepin-Leblond wrote:

> Dear Evan,
> 
> actually, Hilton, Gran Estanplaza & Sheraton all would involve walking under a highway overpass & some of the street as seen in streetview does not look appealing.
> Open question to anyone on the organising committee: will buses/minibuses be in existence?
> I am now also considering renting a car.
> Kind regards,
> 
> Olivier
> 
> On 06/04/2014 10:03, Evan Leibovitch wrote:
>> The Estanplaza Bernini, Tryp Bernini and the Estanplaza Hotel are between  1.6 and 2 km north from the venue, a walk of between 20 and 25 minutes that appears to involve walking beneath a highway overpass.
>> 
>> The Tryp Naçoes Unidas, along with a few others like the InterCity and Transamerica is 2km from the venue in the other direction.
>> 
>> The only hotels within 1km of the venue, from what I can find, are:
>> Hilton ($570)
>> Ibis ($125) and Ibis Budget ($80)
>> Blue Tree Premium Morumbi ($214)
>> Gran Estanplaza ($375)
>> Sheraton (sold out)
>> You're right about the awkward location of the Novotel, otherwise it might be a good choice.
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> On 5 April 2014 19:29, Olivier MJ Crepin-Leblond <ocl at gih.com> wrote:
>> Hello Jonathan,
>> 
>> only problem it's on the wrong side of the river & looking at Google Maps & StreetView, it appeared to be a real challenge to walk it, let alone take a cab across.
>> I am now engaged in a real discussion with the Estanplaza reservations and they providz offers that include a car parking space. Does this mean taxis, buses & walking are not primarily an option?
>> Kind regards,
>> 
>> Olivier
>> 
>> On 05/04/2014 12:16, Jonathan Robinson wrote:
>>> All,
>>> 
>>>  
>>> In looking for accommodation, I came across the Novotel which seemed to be:
>>> 
>>>  
>>> a.       Fairly close to the venue
>>> 
>>> b.      Moderately priced (circa US$150 per night)
>>> 
>>> c.       Had decent reviews
>>> 
>>>  
>>> http://www.novotel.com/gb/hotel-0473-novotel-morumbi/index.shtml
>>> 
>>>  
>>> Trust that’s useful.
>>> 
>>>  
>>>  
>>> Jonathan
>>> 
>>>  
>>>  
>>>  
>>> From: ccwg-internet-governance-bounces at icann.org [mailto:ccwg-internet-governance-bounces at icann.org] On Behalf Of William Drake
>>> Sent: 05 April 2014 10:22
>>> To: Olivier Crepin-Leblond
>>> Cc: CCWG
>>> Subject: Re: [ccwg-internet-governance] Who's going to Brazil?
>>> 
>>>  
>>> Hi Olivier
>>> 
>>>  
>>> I had a booking at TRYP Sao Paulo Naçoes Unidas Hotel that I canceled yesterday to move to Estanplaza Berrini because that’s where my sponsor (APC) is putting all its wards.  The TRYP is fairly close to the conference venue and reasonably priced.  You or anyone else in need might want to check it out.  The lovely URL is
>>> 
>>>  
>>> http://www.tryphotels.com/en/tryp-nacoes-unidas-hotel-sao-paulo-brazil.html?rand=1396689586487&codigoHotel=5810&zona=75930&lang=en&idPartner=TRYP&idPrm=MBTRYP&idONg=R47&idNom=&irListaHoteles=Y&dia=21&mes=04&anio=2014&diaHasta=28&mesHasta=04&an ioHasta=2014&habitaciones=1&otrasFechas=false&adultsRoom1=1&childrenRoom1=0&tipoTarifa=&rutaImagenes=https://www.idiso.com/csl/hm/TRYP/img_book/&rutaEstilos=https://www.idiso.com/csl/hm/TRYP/css_book/&cancelLink=false&noches=7&childrenRoom1=0&adultsRoom1=1&codigoEmpresa=&mtqe=&priceFrom=314.71&priceCurrency=BRL&forwardFrom=BE  
>>> 
>>>  
>>> Bill
>>> 
>>>  
>>>  
>>> On Apr 5, 2014, at 1:14 AM, Olivier MJ Crepin-Leblond <ocl at gih.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> Hello everyone,
>>> 
>>> I'm already faced with problems re: hotel accommodation. I have had bad experiences in past Ibis in non European countries - for example I had to leave the Dubai WTC Ibis prematurely because it was such a dump & my room was a dirty ashtray.
>>> So I contacted the Gran Estanplaza for the special rate @ NetMundial. All sold out. Yet when I looked on Expedia @ normal rate, there was capacity (and I booked at the normal but fully refundable rate). 
>>> Instead, if sticking to the special NetMundial rate, the Gran Estanplaza hotel wants to put me up at the Estanplaza Berrini which is further away from the conference venue. I know a couple of people from this WG are already booked there. Does it look like we're going to be all scattered all around the place?
>>> 
>>> Kind regards,
>>> 
>>> Olivier
>>> 
>>> On 04/04/2014 11:15, Evan Leibovitch wrote:
>>> 
>>> Could everyone going please email me privately with your flight and hotel information, as well as your skype ID and phone (if you will be using it in Brazil).
>>> 
>>>  
>>> Thanks!
>>> 
>>>  
>>> On 4 April 2014 04:23, Klaus Stoll <kdrstoll at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>> All,
>>> 
>>> Same here. Arrive on the 21rst - depart on the 25th. Staying at the IBIS. It would be nice to have a list of all who are around and to co-ordinate things. 
>>> 
>>> See you there
>>> 
>>> Klaus
>>> 
>>> 
>>> On 4/4/2014 9:10 AM, Stephanie Perrin wrote:
>>> 
>>> Dear all, not sure how to input my data.  I am on the HLmC for civil society, and the Brazilian organizers have bought my ticket and promised coverage for a hotel, don't know where yet.  I arrive April 21 at 10am, participate at the cvil society meeting on the 22nd and the HLmC 23-24 and leave late on the 25th.
>>> 
>>> Cheers Stephanie Perrin
>>> 
>>> Sent from my iPad
>>> 
>>> 
>>> On Apr 3, 2014, at 6:41 PM, Oliver Sueme <oliver.sueme at eco.de> wrote:
>>> 
>>> Hi Evan, all,
>>> 
>>>  
>>> I think a group chat would indeed be very helpful.
>>> 
>>>  
>>> I will be in Sao Paulo for the European ISPs.
>>> 
>>>  
>>> With regard to NETmundial, I received two very helpful documents recently, summarizing the key points of the contributions from Industry and Governments. Pls. see both attached, maybe also of interest for this WG.
>>> 
>>>  
>>> Best
>>> 
>>>  
>>> Oliver
>>> 
>>>  
>>>  
>>> Am 04.04.2014 um 00:25 schrieb Evan Leibovitch <evan at telly.org>
>>> 
>>> :
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> As we get closer to the conference, I wonder if it might be a good idea to know which of this group will actually be in attendance, and how best to coordinating our efforts there. Many who are being funded to go, know by now.
>>> 
>>>  
>>> For those who will actually be in S�o Paulo I wonder if there is value in setting up communications channels between us so we can be most effective at the conference. Until the conference takes place this list is still the best venue IMO... but once things start happening in real time, something more immediate such as a Skype chat or Google Hangout may be more appropriate.
>>> 
>>>  
>>> Those from At-Large who I'm aware are going include myself, Olivier, Carlton, Tijani Avri and Leon.
>>>  
>>> --
>>> 
>>> Evan Leibovitch
>>> 
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>>> 
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>>> 
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>> Olivier MJ Crépin-Leblond, PhD
>> http://www.gih.com/ocl.html
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