Venue

The 11th Government Discussion Forum on Electronic Identity will be held from 1-2 December 2015 in the Grand Ballroom at Pan Pacific Sonargaon hotel in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The details are as follows:


Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel
107 Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue
Dhaka -1215, Bangladesh
Tel: +88 (02) 814 0401,
Fax: +88 (02) 9138184
Email: reserve.ppdac@panpacific.com
Website: http://www.panpacific.com/en.html

Contact Person: Humaira Bashir, Catering Sales Manager
Tel: +880 2 55028008, +880 2 9128008
Fax: +880 2 912 7029
Mobile: +880 1730022783
Email: hbashir@panpacific.com

Arrivals and registrations begin at 8:00am and the Forum will start at 9:00am. The forum includes refreshments, lunch and forum materials for two days.




Hotel

Participants of the Forum are recommended to stay at the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in New Delhi, a prestigious 5 star Dhaka hotel situated prominently in the centre of Bangladesh’s Diplomatic Zone and commercial district and close to historic sites and exciting shopping areas. At Pan Pacific Sonargaon the following discount has been arranged:

Delux Single Room
This discount is inclusive of 1 Breakfast and Broadband/WIFI Internet access at a rate of USD190.18 nett/room/night.

Please click here to download the Hotel Booking Form. Your form must be submitted to the hotel by latest November 15, 2015 to enjoy this special rate. Any booking make after this date will be subject to room availability with different rates.



OTHER RECOMMENDATIONS

BEST WESTERN La Vinci Hotel, Dhaka

The BEST WESTERN La Vinci Hotel is a luxurious new three-star business class hotel located in the heart of Dhaka’s prestigious business area, the Kawran Bazar. The following discounts are available:

Executive Delux Accommodation
Single Room: inclusive of daily breakfast for 1 at a rate of USD119 nett per room per night.
Double Room: inclusive of daily breakfast for 2 at a rate of USD149 nett per room per night.


La Vinci Suite Accommodation
Single occupancy: inclusive of daily breakfast for 1 at a rate of USD159 nett per room per night.

* All rooms are provided with complimentary broadband internet service

In order to take advantage of the special rates listed above, please submit your hotel booking before Monday, November 9th. All bookings made after this date will be subject to room availability with different rates.

To make your booking, you will need to download and complete the hotel booking form and return it to Mr. Tapash Ghosh (lavinci@bol-online.com), Manager Marketing & Operations of the hotel, and copy to Elaine Li at APSCA (Elaine.li@apsca.org).

Address:
54, Kawran Bazar, Dhaka, 1215, BD
Phone: +880 2 911 9352
Fax: +880 2 913 1218
Website: www.bestwestern.com/bd/lavincihotel




Transport

The Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel and the Best Western La Vinci Hotel are located just 14 kilometers or about 30 minutes from the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (without traffic). They are also within close proximity to the domestic Tejgaon Airport and the Main Railway Station. Metered taxis are available from both the international and domestic airport.

Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel
Airport transport services to and from the airport can be arranged using your hotel booking form. The rates are as follows:

Shuttle Bus: USD15 per person per way
Mitsubishi Outlander SUV: USD50 per vehicle per way


Best Western La Vinci Hotel
Airport shuttle services are made available for all guests staying for a minimum of two nights. The shuttle service can be arranged using your hotel booking form.