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HITBSecConf2008 - Dubai: Official Hotel

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Special room rates for HITBSecConf2008 - Dubai attendees

We are pleased to announce that attendees to HITBSecConf2008 - Dubai are entitled to a special discounted rate for hotel rooms should they choose to stay at the Sheraton Dubai Creek.

Single Classic city view: AED 1100++ per room per night
Double Classic city view: AED 1150++ per room per night

Do note that all room bookings (and the payment) must be done
before March 10th 2008 in order to enjoy the special discounted rates.

For assistance with room reservations at Sheraton Dubai Creek; please contact:

Ms. Jiji Santos - Reservations Manager
Tel: + 971.4.2071210
Fax: + 971.4.2283212
Email: Jiji.Santos@sheraton.com

Ms. Karen Oliver - Sales Account Manager
Tel: + 971 4 2281111
Fax: + 971 4 2225651
Email: Karen.Oliver@sheraton.com

Overlooking the famous Dubai Creek, the Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers is just a short walk from the city’s main commercial and shopping districts. Pay a visit to the nearby Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club or Gold and Spice Souks. Just seven kilometers from the Dubai International Airport, we are conveniently located no matter what your reason for travel.

Spread out in one of our 262 spacious guest rooms and suites, offering five-star comforts. Take in uninterrupted views of the Dubai Creek or the city. Request a room on one of our Towers floors and enjoy 24-hour personalized butler service and exclusive benefits. Our conference and banquet facilities are a great choice for your next event with flexible meeting space ready to welcome 10 to 500 people. After a long day of work or exploration, dive into our outdoor pool or reenergize in our fully equipped gym.

Features & Activities

Business clients will delight in our fully equipped business centre, open daily from 7am � 1am. It offers three PC workstations with colour printers, High Speed Internet Access, Wi-Fi services, and full secretarial services.

On the recreational front, the Creek Health Club offers a complete range of gym facilities supplied by TechnoGym�, sauna, steam room, and massage treatments. The gym boasts solid maple wood flooring, floor-to-ceiling windows offering natural light, and spectacular views of the swimming pool. A children�s pool, temperature controlled swimming pool, table tennis, and tennis facilities are also available. The Creek Health Club is open daily from 6am - 10pm.

Our Concierge desk can provide all the information you need regarding the city of Dubai.

Local Attractions

* Dhow Cruises (0.6 mi/1.0 km)
* Desert Safaris (0.6 mi/1.0 km)
* Al Ghurair Shopping Centre (0.6 mi/1.0 km)
* Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club (1.0 mi/1.6 km)
* Deira City Centre Shopping Mall (1.2 mi/2.0 km)
* City Centre Shopping Mall (1.2 mi/2.0 km)
* Gold Souk (Gold Market) (1.9 mi/3.0 km)
* Dubai National Museum (housed in Al Fahidi Fort) (2.0 mi/3.2 km)
* Heritage and Diving Village (3.0 mi/4.8 km)
* Mall of the Emirates (3.1 mi/5.0 km)
* Wild Wadi (3.1 mi/5.0 km)
* Nad Al Sheba Race Course (10.0 mi/16.1 km)
* University of Wollongon (25.0 mi/40.2 km)

Corporate Offices

* Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry (164 ft/0.1 km)
* Dubai Municipality (0.1 mi/0.1 km)
* Emirates Bank (0.6 mi/1.0 km)
* Department of Tourism (1.0 mi/1.6 km)
* National Bank of Dubai (1.0 mi/1.6 km)
* Department of Economic Development (2.0 mi/3.2 km)
* Creek Tower (2.0 mi/3.2 km)
* Etisalat (2.0 mi/3.2 km)
* Wellcare Hospital (10.0 mi/16.1 km)
* American Hospital (10.0 mi/16.1 km)
* Dubai World Trade Center (10.0 mi/16.1 km)
* Dubai Hospital (15.0 mi/24.1 km)
* Jebel Ali Free Zone (19.9 mi/32.0 km)


Single Classic city view: AED 1100++ per room per night
Double Classic city view: AED 1150++ per room per night

Do note that all room bookings (and the payment) must be done before March 10th 2008 in order to enjoy the special discounted rates. In order to enjoy these reduced rates, kindly quote “Hack In The Box Security Conference 2008″ when making your reservation.

Event Organizer

Hack In The Box (M) Sdn. Bhd.

Event Partner



Supported & Endorsed By

UAE Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA)

Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC)

Malaysian Administrative Modernisation & Management Planning Unit

Platinum Sponsors

Titanium Sponsor (Post Conference Reception)


Gold Sponsors


Microsoft Corporation

Official Media Partner (Magazine)

Network Middle East

Arabian Computer News

ITP Business

Official Airline Partner

Emirates Airlines

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Bellua Asia Pacific

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ISACA Malaysia

IT Underground

X-Focus China

Zone-H Defacement Mirror

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Special Interest Group in Security & Information InteGrity Singapore