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ISMB 2012 - Discounted Air Travel with the Star Alliance Network



The Star Alliance™ Members Airlines are pleased to be appointed as the Official Airline Network for ISMB 2012 and is offering delegates discounted air travel to attend the conference. A list of participating airlines is noted below. Delegates can enjoy discounts of up to 20% on airfares, depending on the type of fare you choose.

Star Alliance now has an online booking tool for delegates to use.  It’s the most efficient way to book and the discounts are applied automatically.  The online booking website can be found at: www.staralliance.com/conventionsplus  Delegates then enter your code UA08S12.  The search engine will give you the option to choose a specific airline or search fares on all participating carriers. 

For International Traveler’s the most usual airport to fly to is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) which is about 25 minutes drive to Long Beach.

Domestic travelers might consider choosing Long Beach Airport (LGB) which is the most convenient center for air travel into the Los Angeles/ Orange County area. In 2011, Long Beach Airport was named Most Affordable Airport in the United States by Cheapflights.comJohn Wayne Airport (SNA) in Orange County is also an option for travellers and is also about 25 minutes drive to Long Beach.

To obtain the Star Alliance™ Conventions Plus discounts, please call the reservation office of a participating Star Alliance Member Airline and quote the following Convention Code: UA08S12
Registered participants plus one accompanying person travelling to the event are automatically granted a discount of up to 20%, depending on fare and class of travel booked.

 Participating airlines for ISMB 2012 are:

Adria Airways
Aegean Airlines
Air Canada
Air China
Asiana Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Continental Airlines
Croatia Airlines
LOT Polish Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Singapore Airlines
South African Airways
SWISS International Air Lines
TAM Airlines
TAP Portugal
Turkish Airlines

For booking office information please visit: www.staralliance.com/conventionsplus

Discounts are offered on published business and economy class fares, excluding website/internet fares, senior and youth fares, group fares and Round the World fares. No discount is available for flights between Singapore and Juala Lumpur and between Singapore and India.

ISMB 2012 Convention Code: UA08S12

Please note: For travel from Japan and New Zealand (ANA and Air New Zealand) special fares or discounts are offered by the participating airlines on their own network.

When making your travel plans please present confirmation of your registration or proof of attendance.