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Frequent Traveler University

Sheraton Gateway Hotel LAX

6101 W Century Blvd, Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA

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Event Description

The brand new and evolved FT University will be held on the weekend of November 30th through Dec 2nd at theSheraton Gateway LAX

The last two FTUs have been sell outs (thank you for your support!)

Highlights (all included in the low price of 99 dollars)

-- The ONLY educational event that features The Godfather of Frequent Flyer Miles, Randy Petersen
-- Milepoint Holiday Appreciation party to be held on Friday November 30th, hoster by Randy Petersen and the milepoint team! 
-- The ONLY educational event where you can meet the loyalty program leaders and ask them questions
-- Consumer Advocate Christopher Elliott (invited) debates Gary Leff on the value of frequent flyer miles. Should we even bother with this hobby?

Also confirmed:

Gary Leff (gleff) and Ben Schlappig (lucky9876coins) will share their
experience booking hundreds of millions of miles worth of award tickets.

Million Mile Secrets will offer a solid introduction to those new (or always
looking to brush up!) on the hobby.

Steve Belkin (beaubo) has experience earning tens of millions of miles and
burning hundreds of millions. He’s hired New Zealand college students and
disabled Thai rice farmers to fly for him. He’ll show you how to take the
next big mileage deal and turn it to your LASTING advantage – without having
a run in with the DEA while you’re at it!

Cranky Flyer, the Founder of Cranky Concierge and one of Conde’ Nast
Travel’s world’s top travel specialists, will teach you all the tricks you
need to know DURING your travels, when things go wrong along the way, how to
extricate yourself from the trickiest weather delays and mechanical
cnacellations. Wow your friends. Impress gate agents. And get yourself to
your destination with ease.

Seth Miller, the Wandering Aramean, has a technology background and has
built several tools that make it easier for you to manage your travel, to
find award tickets, and to fly as inexpensively as possible. He shares
these tools with you for free!

The new and improved "The most awesome credit card of the Galaxy!"

The leading credit card experts of the world present their favorite credit card and YOU decide the winner!

With the faculty above, and other super stars being confirmed as well, from
Fuel Dumps to First Class you’ll learn everything you need to know about
travel, miles, and points!

What's included in the price?

-- Access to all sessions.
-- Exclusive access to the milepoint's holiday appreciation party Friday night, adult beverages and finger food
-- A Starbucks Giftcard, (there's a Starbucks in the lobby of the hotel) courtesy of Million Mile Secrets
-- Lunch, including drinks Saturday and Sunday

Hotel accomodations

We've set up a room block at the Sheraton LAX. The price is 105USD per night and includes internet

In order to keep the costs down, we hope that the participants utilizes the room block to support the FTEF and the host hotels efforts to keep the price at 99USD for the entire event.

THANK YOU! Link to book the hotel:


Map of Event Location
November 30th, 2012  6:00 pmDecember 1st, 2012  11:00 pm