IEEE RFID 2008 will be co-located with RFID Journal LIVE! 2008 which will be held at The Venetian-Resort-Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada.

RFID Journal has negotiated a special discounted rate for all LIVE! attendees and this rate is extended to IEEE RFID 2008 attendees as well.
There are two easy ways to book your room:

To book your reservation online,  please click here.

By Phone:
You may book your reservation by calling The Venetian toll free at  (877) 385-3885 , or locally at (702) 414-4100.

The Venetian Resort-Hotel
$249 Single/Double

Web site:

  • All reservations require a deposit of one night room and tax.
  • The Resort? individual cancellation policy is 72 hours prior to arrival date.

The Venetian Resort-Hotel

3355 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(for priority shipping)

Check in:         3:00 p.m.
Check out:     11:00 a.m.

A list of other great hotels and travel planning information can be found on Many of these hotels have more affordable rates. For example, the Travel Lodge at 3735 Las Vegas Blvd South posts a rate of just $99 a night (during our conference dates) and is within walking distance of The Venetian.When choosing a hotel for this conference, it is advisable to stay on or near the Las Vegas strip. This will allow you to take advantage of the public transportation to get to and from the conference. If the hotel you choose is on the strip, a rental car will not be needed. When selecting your hotel, it is best to check how close you are to The Venetian and ask for the best way to get there from your hotel.

Many hotels have shuttles that run from the airport. The shuttles typically cost around $10 per person. The Venetian hotel does not have a shuttle service. Please contact your specific hotel for the shuttle information. Additionally, taxis will be available at the airport. The cost is typically $3.20 on the meter and an additional $2.20 per mile. A taxi from the airport to the Venetian is typically between $15 and $20.

Getting around Las Vegas

The Las Vegas public bus transportation costs $2.00 for a one way ticket. Information on routes can be found at

Las Vegas also has a monorail that goes along the east side of the strip. Tickets for the monorail are $5 for a one trip pass. Packages can be purchased for a reduced trip cost. The Venetian Hotel can be best accessed from the Harrah?/Imperial Palace Station. Information on the monorail can be found at