2018 Summit

Join us for KCNQ2 Cure’s Annual Summit in Anaheim, CA, on September 14th – 16th

This 3-day event is unique in that it is designed to unite all groups committed to improving the lives of those with KCNQ2 epilepsy – including families, caregivers, clinicians, researchers and professionals in the pharmaceutical industry. There will be speaker presentations on the latest advances in research as well as sessions with up to date information impacting patient care. This event allows the opportunity to foster new relationships and collaborations, both for families and professionals.

AGENDA and SPEAKERS

Speakers and presentation times are subject to change.

 

HOTEL & TRAVEL INFORMATION

HOTEL INFORMATION & AMENITIES

SHERATON PARK HOTEL AT THE ANAHEIM RESORT
1855 South Harbor Blvd
 Anaheim, CA 92802
866-837-4197
Hotel website Sheraton Park Anaheim
Conference Hotel Room Block
$139 USD per night, plus taxes, for one king or two queen beds. 
WHEN YOU REGISTER FOR THE SUMMIT YOUR CONFIRMATION EMAIL WILL HAVE A LINK TO THE DISCOUNTED ROOM BLOCK AT THE HOTEL. The discounted rate is available for dates September 10-18, 2018.

  • Check-in time: 4 PM
  • Check-out time: 11 AM
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi for SPG Members
  • Self-parking: $18 USD/day
  • Pets welcome
  • Outdoor pool and whirlpool
  • There is a Wal-mart grocery store approximately 2 miles from the hotel – 1120 S Anaheim Blvd, Anaheim, CA 92805.

MAX Program:

  • The program was created by the General Manager and Alexander, the older brother of Max who is on the autism spectrum.  The program’s mission is to give families with children on the spectrum a little bit of ease while traveling.
  • When you start making reservations and need special accommodations please contact the hotel with you requests, reference “MAX program” and they will do their best to accommodate your needs.

GROUND TRANSPORTATION

From John Wayne Airport to the Sheraton Anaheim Resort Hotel

Travel Distance: Approximately 14 miles
Travel times below are estimates and final travel times are dependent upon traffic

TAXI
Fee:   $35-50 USD; per cab
Hours:  24 hours
Travel time:   25-35 minutes

SUPERSHUTTLE
Fee:  $15 USD; shared ride, per person (more if requesting a wheelchair lift or a non-shared ride)
Hours:  24 hours
Travel time:  25-35 minutes
Contact:1-800-258-3826; reservation required
https://booking.supershuttle.com/
please use the link above to make reservations and get cost estimates

UBER/LYFT
Fee:  $20-30 USD; per car
Travel time: 25-35 minutes
Uber now offers uberASSIST. These vehicles can accommodate folding wheelchairs, walkers, collapsible scooters, but do not have wheelchair-accessible ramps or lifts. They run the same cost as a Lyft or UberX

From LAX to the Sheraton Anaheim Resort Hotel

Travel Distance: Approximately 35 miles
Travel times below are estimates and final travel times are dependent upon traffic

TAXI
Fee:   $100 USD; per cab
Hours:  24 hours
Travel time:   50-60 minutes

SUPERSHUTTLE
Fee:  $95 USD; shared ride, per person (more if requesting a wheelchair lift or a non-shared ride)
Hours:  24 hours
Travel time:  50-60 minutes
Contact:1-800-258-3826; reservation required
https://booking.supershuttle.com/
please use the link above to make reservations and get cost estimates

UBER/LYFT
Fee:  $50-60 USD; per car
Travel time: 50-60 minutes
Uber now offers uberASSIST. These vehicles can accommodate folding wheelchairs, walkers, collapsible scooters, but do not have wheelchair-accessible ramps or lifts. They run the same cost as a Lyft or UberX

DRIVING DIRECTIONS TO VENUE

Sheraton Anaheim Resort Hotel
Anaheim, CA

From North
Take 5 Freeway South to the Harbor Boulevard Exit. Turn right and travel south on Harbor Boulevard for approximately 1 mile. Cross Katella Avenue. The hotel is located on the right-hand side.

From South
Take 5 Freeway North. Exit at Katella Avenue and turn left. Travel west for approximately 1 mile to Harbor Boulevard and turn left. The hotel is located on the right-hand side.

From East
Take the 91 Freeway West to the 5 Freeway South. Travel south for approximately 2 miles and exit at Katella Avenue. Travel west on Katella for approximately 3 miles, and turn left onto Harbor Boulevard. The hotel is located on the right-hand side.

From West
Take the 91 Freeway East to the 5 Freeway South. Travel south for approximately 7 miles and exit at Harbor Boulevard. Continue south for approximately 1 mile and cross Katella Avenue. The hotel is located on the right-hand side.

OTHER NEARBY HOTELS

 

  • Anaheim Portofino Inn and Suites (approximately 0.1 miles from Sheraton hotel)
    1831 S Harbor Blvd, Anaheim, CA, 92802 United States
    800-491-6182
  • Stanford Inn & Suites Anaheim (approximately 0.6 miles from Sheraton hotel)
    2171 S Harbor Blvd, Anaheim, CA, 92802 United States
    800-491-6182
  • Kings Inn Anaheim at the Park & Convention Center (approximately 0.3 miles from Sheraton hotel)
    415 W Katella Ave, Anaheim, CA, 92802 United States
    800-491-6182
  • Best Western Courtesy Inn (approximately 2 miles from Sheraton hotel)
    1070 W Ball Road, Anaheim, CA, 92802 United States
    800-491-6182
 

DISNEYLAND

 

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

Registration is now open and will run through August 12th. Upon completition of registeration a confirmation email will be sent. If you do not receive an email please check your SPAM folder. The confirmation email will include the discounted hotel registeration link and a link to discounted Disneyland tickets.
For any registration questions, please email Scotty Sims