Do I need to contact the hotel to book my reservation?
No, after you register online for NEXT 2018, you will have an opportunity to request your hotel and your check-in and checkout dates, and provide your credit card information. A hotel reservation will be made for you and guaranteed with your credit card.
Are hotel accommodations included in the registration fee?
No, hotel accommodations are not included in the registration fee.
Are there discounted room rates for attendees?
Yes, by booking through the link provided after you register, you are eligible for the discounted room rate.
Can I book hotel reservations before registering for NEXT 2018?
Yes, you can book a hotel on your own. However we will not be able to guarantee that you will benefit from the group room block, or that you will be eligible for any previously negotiated room rate discounts.
Do I need to give a credit card to reserve my room?
Yes, a credit card will be needed to confirm your reservation at a designated NEXT 2018 hotel.
Will I receive a hotel confirmation?
Yes, your hotel confirmation will be sent to you once NEXT 2018 registration is complete and your hotel booking is made. The hotel confirmation email will come from the hotel you booked with and will include your check-in and checkout dates, together with the hotel name and address.
I need to change my hotel reservation. How do I do that?
Attendees are responsible to make any hotel date changes, cancellations, etc. directly with the hotel.
I lost my hotel reservation number. Where can I retrieve it?
Please contact NEXT_registration@tpgnc.com and we can resend your hotel confirmation or you can contact the hotel directly.
Will NEXT 2018 provide transportation from San Diego International Airport to Hilton San Diego Bayfront?
No. You will be responsible for providing your own transportation to and from the airport. The hotel is just 3 miles or 5 kilometers from the airport.
Do you have accessible parking and shuttle transportation for the disabled?
Yes. Accessible parking and transportation are available at Hilton San Diego Bayfront. Please note your specific needs during the registration process.
Is parking provided at Hilton San Diego Bayfront?
Parking is not included in your registration fees but is available at Hilton San Diego Bayfront.
Do I need a visa to attend the conference?
There are a few countries that require a visa for entry. We recommend checking in advance with your country's local U.S. consulate for details and requirements.
How do I obtain a visa invitation letter?
During the registration process you will be asked if you require a visa letter. Visa invitation letters will be submitted for approval for attendees who have requested a letter and have completed registration data for a full conference pass, including payment. Please note we can only issue visa letters for fully paid attendees and you will need to allow two to three weeks for your embassy to process your request.