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North American Sundial Society

Pittsburgh SundialNASS will hold this year's annual conference Thrs 16 Aug - Sun 19 Aug in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  The conference will be held near the famed University of Pittsburgh campus with its Cathedral of Learning.  The conference will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn, Pittsburgh University Place 3454 Forbes Avenue in Pittsburgh.

NASS has a discount rate for the conference at $119/night (plus tax).  This rate will also apply 4 days before and 4 days after the conference, if rooms are available.  You can call the Hotel at 412-683-2040 for reservations or visit the Hilton webpage specifically set up for NASS reservations at: https://bit.ly/2ERRW0I The hotel is about 20 miles from Pittsburgh International Airport with SuperShuttle transportation to the hotel at https://www.supershuttle.com/locations/pittsburghpit/  Use the GUENB to receive a discount round-trip ticket. 

Please let us know at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. when you've made a reservation at the Hilton so that we can adjust the number of allocated rooms if appropriate.  We want to be sure that we have room for everyone during this peak season.  Book early.

If you would like to present a talk at the NASS conference or do an informal 5-10 presentation on your favorite dialing project, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  If you have sundials, photos, books, etc. that you would like to display, please let us know in order to arrange for table space.  We typically allocate 1/2 table per display.  Plan to bring your projects to show others.

NASS has two registration types: Full and Partial.  The Partial Option is only for Thursday Evening Reception, Saturday Conference Dinner, and the Friday Tour of Pittsburgh Sundials.  The Partial Option does not include admission to the general sessions.  Use the attached form (see below).

Conference Registration Until June 15   June 16 - July 15
  Full Partial   Full Partial
w/Filet Mignon Dinner $302 $192   $327 $217
w/Chicken Marsala Dinner $290 $180   $315 $205
w/Fire Roasted Tortellini Dinner $285 $175   $310 $200

You may send a US dollar check payable to NASS and drawn on a US bank for the registration fee.  Send both form and funds to Fred Sawyer, 27 Ninas Way, Manchester, CT 06040, USA.  Or email the registration information and send US dollars via PayPal This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. If you wish to use pounds sterling, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for instructions.

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