Should you need assistance with anything, please do not hesitate to stop by the Registration Desk and ask. If there is no one available, text DEAMHELP and your question to 55678 for assistance.

Here are a few of our most frequently asked questions:

Q. Will the DE Events app work without Internet connectivity?

A. Yes, all major features of the DE Events app have been designed to work offline and during times of low or absent Internet connectivity. However, there are a few items that do require an active Internet connection to work:

  • Downloading the app and selecting the DEAM18 event
  • Syncing agenda between devices
  • Refreshing the app to reflect new/modified content
  • Accessing pages that link to external content including:
    • Comment Box
    • "Social" tabs
    • "Seattle" tabs

Q. I've lost my badge. Do I really need one?

A. Conference attendees are required to display name badges during all DEAM18 functions that take place at the conference venue; your badge serves as your admission ticket. Name badges are color-coded to enhance your communication with others at DEAM18. If you have misplaced your name badge, see the Conference Desk for a replacement.

Please wear your DEAM18 slap bracelet for admission into the Back to the 80's social event at Art Marble 21.

Q. Can I get HRCI or SHRM PDC credit for this session?

A. The 2018 Annual Meeting & Conference has been approved for 13 general hours of HRCI Continuing Education Credits and SHRM Professional Development Credits. Please visit the Conference Desk to confirm your attendance and receive the conference ID numbers.

Q. Where should I park during the event?

A. Parking options include both valet and self-parking are available at The Fairmont Olympic Hotel. Please note, prices may change without notice.


Available at the Grand Motor Entrance of The Fairmont Olympic Hotel, located on University Street between 4th and 5th Avenues.

Hourly Rates:
0 min - 1hr: $15.00 USD
1-2 hrs: $23.00 USD
2-3 hrs: $27.00 USD
3-4 hrs: $33.00 USD
4-6 hrs: $37.00 USD
6-12 hrs: $45.00 USD
12-24 hrs: $55.00 USD


Available at The Olympic Garage, located at the corner of 5th Avenue and Seneca Street.

Weekday Hourly Rates:
0-1 hr: $10.00 USD
1-2 hrs: $13.00 USD
2-3 hrs: $17.00 USD
3-4 hrs: $22.00 USD
4-6 hrs: $25.00 USD
6-12 hrs: $32.00 USD
12-24 hrs: $39.00 USD

Fairmont Overnight:
$45.00 USD

Early Bird:
$15.00 USD

Roof top Early Bird:
$12.00 USD

Weekend Hourly Rates:
0-2 hrs: $6.00 USD
2-4 hrs: $11.00 USD
4-8 hrs: $16.00 USD
8-12 hrs: $26.00 USD
12-24 hrs: $39.00 USD