Frequently Asked Questions

We’d like to make your conference experience as enjoyable as possible, so we’ve provided some answers to frequently asked questions to help prepare you for an extraordinary event. If you still have questions after reviewing the information below, please contact our events team. They’ll be happy to help.


General Event Questions


Where do delegates go to register?
Delegates can register here.

What is the registration fee?
Please view this information on our Pricing page.

Does the registration fee include air transportation and hotel accommodations?
All air transportation and hotel accommodations are the responsibility of the attendee. Information on how to book accommodations at the SiriusDecisions discounted rate can be found on our Hotel & Travel page.

Are Group Rates Available?
Yes, group rates are now available. For additional information on eligibility, please visit our Pricing page.

Will attendees receive confirmation of their registration?
Yes. After registering online, attendees will receive an automated email confirming their registration.

What types of payments are accepted for the conference fee?
We accept Visa, MasterCard, and American Express. We also are able to process tickets via Invoice. You can purchase tickets via credit card or invoice by clicking on REGISTER and following the prompts.

Is my reservation transferable?
Yes. If you register and pay but are unable to attend, you can transfer your registration to a colleague from your company until October 25, 2017. To transfer your registration, please email our events team.

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Please see our cancellation and refund policy (to the right).
Please submit all cancellation requests to our events team.


Is there a discounted rate at the host hotel?
Yes, SiriusDecisions has secured a discounted room rate at our host hotel, the JW Marriott Austin. You can book rooms for the discounted rate of $279/night plus taxes and fees through our secure booking link.

What is the closest airport?
Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is the closest airport to the JW Marriott Austin.

What are the directions to the hotel?
Directions to the hotel can be found here.

What kind of weather is expected?
The average high temperature for Austin in November is 72°F and the average low is 50°F. We recommend bringing a light coat for the evening hours.

How should I dress?
Business casual attire is appropriate for all functions at SiriusDecisions Technology Exchange.

Who do I need to contact if I have specific dietary needs or food allergies?
Please email our events team and include your full name, company name, dates of your stay at the JW Marriott Austin, and your dietary needs or allergies. We will do everything we can to accommodate your request.

General Event Questions

What is the SiriusDecisions Technology Exchange hashtag?

How will I gain access to the various events, keynotes and breakouts?
Your conference badge and nametag will serve as your ticket and provide you access to the events you are registered to attend. You must wear your badge at all times.

What if I lose my badge?
If you lose your badge, you will need to go the registration desk and will be provided a new conference badge. You will be charged $100 for the replacement badge.


Still have questions? A member of our events team will be happy to assist you.