ConTex Information Packet

NPL Convention 2013 in Austin, Texas

For the full Con site, click here.

Getting to the Convention Hotel

Hyatt Regency Austin
208 Barton Springs, Austin, TX 78704
Tel: 512-477-1234

Traveling from the Airport


Our Convention Rooms and When We’ve Got ’Em

Hospitality Suite - Wednesday at 4PM - Sunday at Noon
A deluxe suite on the 15th floor (we won’t know the room number until check-in, but will post a sign outside the door and send an email letting you know where it is).

Hill Country Ballroom - Thursday 8PM-6AM, then continuously Friday 8PM-Sunday at 1PM
This is our general session room. It is located on the first floor of the hotel.

Small Meeting Rooms

Dining Rooms

Where to Print Your Con Handouts

Both of these print shops are less than half a mile from the Hotel. Current attendance count is 154 (as of 7/4/2013). Click for Google Maps of copy shops

Places to Eat (Good Ones) Around One Mile or Less from the Hotel

Food Trucks

Diners and Other Casual Restaurants

Upscale Restaurants

Good Coffee and Treats

Austin Sights, Sounds, and Attractions

Live Music Venues


Pools and Outdoor Attractions

Fun Shops

Best Places to be a Geek

Museums and Educational Stuff