Maximize Your SHARE in Seattle Experience

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Visit Seattle - Local Attractions

Visit Seattle

Pike Place Market, the famous Fish Market and home the very first Starbucks, is only steps away from the Sheraton Seattle Hotel, making Seattle a thrilling host for our annual educational and networking event.

Looking for even more local flair? Check out for more information or click here for SHARE's mini guide to Seattle.


Sheraton Seattle Hotel - Exterior View

On-site Resources

Venue Map
Click here for a map for all levels of the Sheraton Seattle Hotel.

SHAREnews Dailies
Get the latest news from SHARE in Seattle daily via the SHAREnews Dailies online blog. Click here, March 1-6, for updates.

Participate in a Birds of a Feather (BOF), Informal Session
Use the online BOF request form to submit your ideas. All BOF requests are approved by SHARE Event Operations. For questions or if you need assistance, email

Session Evaluations
Complete up to 20 session evaluations for the chance to win an American Express gift card. Click here to complete evaluations for your sessions. Click here to complete. 

SHARE Eats - Foodie Guide

SHARE Eats - Foodie Guide

Looking for foodie tips in SHARE's latest city? We have it covered! One of our SHARE Board members has put together a map of the most delectable lunch and dinner places near the Sheraton Seattle Hotel for you to plan your off-site meals. Each place is sure to be a gem! 

Click here for the full map.

SHARE in Anaheim Exhibit Hall Floor

Ready, Set... Network!

Ready to meet like-minded peers? Browse the below networking event opportunities available as part of SHARE in Seattle and add them to your schedule.

SHARE Open House
Pike Place Market
Sunday, March 1 • 7 p.m.
SHARE Welcome Reception
Seattle's International District
Monday, March 2 • 5:30 p.m.
SHARE Evening Reception
Tribute to the Space Needle
Tuesday, March 3 • 5:30 p.m.
SHARE Farewell Happy Hour
Seattle Winery Reception
Thursday, March 5 • 5:30 p.m.

Transportation to Sheraton Seattle Hotel

Transportation to Sheraton Seattle Hotel

Transportation to Sheraton Seattle Hotel

From Sea-Tac Airport Via Shuttle Bus (Preferred Provider)
For a discounted rate of $25 USD per person, take a Shuttle from Sea-Tac Airport directly to the event. Book your ride online or call 425.981.7000 and reference your attendance at SHARE in Seattle.

From Sea-Tac Airport Via Train 
To travel to the official SHARE in Seattle hotel by train, head to Level 3 of Sea-Tac Airport then walk across one of the bridges to the parking garage and turn left. Follow the signs for the Link Light RailIn the Link Light Rail station, buy a ticket for the Westlake Station. The fare is $2.75 USD each way. The Westlake station is the other end of the light rail line and the trip will take about 35-40 minutes.

At the Westlake Station, follow the signs for “5th & Pine Mezzanine.” Take the escalators up to street level. Exit onto Pine Street. Turn left and walk to the corner. Turn right and walk one block to the corner of 6th Avenue and Pike Street. The hotel is on the far left corner of the intersection. A more baggage-friendly entrance is located a short way up 6th Avenue.

When attempting to return to the airport, please note that the Link Light Rail shares the Downtown Transit Tunnel with several bus lines.  Be sure to wait for a train.

Join the social media conversation using #SHAREorg!

Engage in Social Media

Stay up to date on the latest SHARE in Seattle news and connect with the SHARE community by interacting with us on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook or LinkedIn. Be sure to use #SHAREorg to join in on the event conversation.
Resources to help justify your SHARE attendance.

Justify Your Attendance

Justify what makes this one of the best IT investments your company will make all year by utilizing SHARE's justification documents for access to tips for securing approval. Download this flier which clearly articulates how SHARE in Seattle provides permier enterprise IT education, networking and access to leading executives with lots of influence. For even more information and tips, view our SHARE in Seattle Justification Page
Download the full event brochure and historic SHARE timeline!

Download the SHARE in Seattle Brochure

Download the SHARE in Seattle Event Brochure which offers information on content highlights by technical track, registration details and so much more, including a poster of SHARE's history to celebrate our 60th Anniversary

You can even spread the word further by passing it onto colleagues and managers!

Plan your schedule using the SHARE Mobile App

Go Mobile

Click here for simple instructions on how to download the SHARE Mobile App. The app is available on most devices, including:


  • Android
  • Apple
  • Blackberry
  • Web


What can SHARE do for you? An event infographic.

Infographic: The Mainframe is Everywhere

Whether people realize it or not, the mainframe is not going anywhere and is, in fact, a part of our daily lives. Our latest infographic shows all the ways the mainframe is a part of our society and our lives and how SHARE in Seattle offers the best of the best when it comes to mainframe education.

Click here to view the full infographic.