What is PCC Fall Technical & Vertical Forum?
The PCC Fall Technical & Vertical Forum provides educational sessions that are more technical in nature for a deeper dive into topics relevant to Avaya partners, and by extension to their customers. The forum provides a variety of session types to provide a more comprehensive educational experience from general sessions to technology/solution workshops to sessions and meetings focused on key industry verticals.
When and where is PCC Fall Technical & Vertical Forum?
PCC Fall Technical & Vertical Forum will be held from October 29 – November 1, 2018 just outside Chicago, IL. The conference will be held at the Eaglewood Resort & Spa.
Why should I attend?
At PCC Fall Technical & Vertical Forum, you’ll get inspired by information from compelling general sessions. Acquire knowledge from experts and thought leaders that will help you and your customers achieve maximum value from Avaya solutions. Address today’s critical business challenges through discussions, hands-on workshops, and one-on-one meetings with Avaya vertical leaders. You will have access to the entire Avaya partner ecosystem: executives, solutions experts, and your peers.
And of course, have some fun! Network and enjoy food and drinks at our Tuesday evening event, visit the Avaya demo area, and connect with key sponsors throughout the week.
What kind of sessions can I expect?
PCC Fall Technical & Vertical Forum will offer numerous sessions with a variety of types and lengths to best cater to different learning styles. Join our subject matter experts as they dive into relevant hot topics, including: IP Office Top Gun, roadmap updates, sales enablement, FY19 promotions, Aura 8, Equinox, Avaya Edge changes, CS1K to Aura 8 upgrades, and many more.
Where do I get the most up-to-date information regarding PCC Fall Technical & Vertical Forum?
Keep an eye on your inbox, PCC and Avaya social media channels, and the PCC Fall Forum website for any breaking news or updates.
What is the dress code for the conference? What about social events?
The dress code for the conference proceedings, solutions expo, and social events is business casual.
How do I register?
Go to the PCC Fall Forum website at www.avaya.com/pccfall2018, and click REGISTER NOW to start your registration.
What is included in my conference registration?
Your registration fee gives you access to all general sessions, workshops, and solutions expo. The daily meal fee provides access to all meals and snacks plus the Tuesday evening event. (Dinners are on your own.) Please note that there will be an offsite lodging surcharge for those who do not stay at the Eaglewood and do not live within daily driving distance. For more information on fees, please click here.
Who do I contact with any registration questions?
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is the conference hotel?
We have partnered with the Eaglewood Resort and Spa for this year’s conference. More information on the Eaglewood can be found here.
What if I’m traveling internationally?
For entry into the United States, your passport must be good for at least 6 months after your departure date.
Residents of Canada and most European countries do not need a visa to visit the United States if they are staying for less than 90 days. However, residents of these countries do require an ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorization). For more information please visit esta.cbp.dhs.gov/esta/. For further information on whether or not you require a visa to enter the United States, please visit www.travel.state.gov.
You will have to pass through United States Customs if arriving by air. At United States airports, you must present a completed customs declaration form (which may or may not be provide in-flight).
Are there any suggested transportation options from/to Chicago airports?
Yes, if you need transportation to and from the Eaglewood Resort, please click here to download information on a transportation agency that works with the Eaglewood regularly.
How do I become a PCC member?
Where can I find info on Chicago?
Check out https://www.eaglewoodresort.com/things_to_do/chicagoland_experiences/ for information on things to do in the northwest Chicago area.
What is the weather like in Chicago in October?
The average temperature reaches 64° F (18° C) during the days and dips to a low of around 46° F (8° C). You can expect 2.71” (68.8mm) of rain on average in October.
Which airports are closest to the Eaglewood Resort & Spa?
Flights to and from Chicago go through multiple airports, but the closest is Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD), which is located on the far northwest side of Chicago. It may take approximately 30 minutes to get between the airport and the Eaglewood Resort and Spa, depending on traffic.