Venue & Hospitality
Conference Venue : DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago - North Shore Conference Center
9599 Skokie Boulevard., Skokie Illinois
Conference Dates: May 02-04, 2016
Hotel Services & Amenities
- Audio/Visual Equipment Rental.
- Business Center.
- Business Phone Service.
- Complimentary Printing Service.
- Express Mail.
- Meeting Rooms.
- Office Rental.
- Photo Copying Service.
- Secretarial Service.
- Video Conference.
- Video Messaging.
- Video Phone.
- Baggage Storage.
Driving Directions to
Depart from Chicago O'Hare International Airport, IL (0.4 km.)
» Keep right onto road (0.3 km.)
» Take ramp right for I-190 toward Chicago Loop (3.0 km.)
» At exit 1C, take ramp right for I-294 North toward Milwaukee (2.2 km.)
» Keep right to stay on I-294 N (1.0 km.)
» Keep straight toward I-294 N (0.6 km.)
» Bear right onto I-294 N (2.6 km.)
» Take ramp right and follow signs for US-14 East (0.4 km.)
» Keep straight onto US-14 / Dempster St (2.9 km.)
» Keep right onto Dempster St / W Dempster St (0.7 km.)
» Bear right onto US-14 / Dempster St / W Dempster St (1.9 km.)
» Turn left onto IL-43 / IL-58 / Waukegan Rd (1.6 km.)
» Turn right onto Golf Rd (4.4 km.)
» Turn right onto US-41 / Skokie Blvd (0.1 km.)
» Arrive at 9599 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL 60077 (0.0 km.)
Chicago is the largest city in the US state of Illinois. With nearly 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the Midwestern United States and the third most populous in the USA after New York City and Los Angeles. Its metropolitan area sometimes called “Chicago land” is the 27th most populous urban agglomeration in the world, the largest in the Great Lakes Megalopolis and the third largest in the United States, home to an estimated 9.8 million people spread across the US states of Illinois, Wisconsin, and Indiana. Chicago is the county seat of Cook County the second most populous county in the United States, after Los Angeles County, California.
The city is a center for services, business and finance and is listed as one of the world’s top ten Global Financial Centers. The city’s waterfront allure and nightlife has attracted residents and tourists alike. Over one-third of the city population is concentrated in the lakefront neighborhoods (from Rogers Park in the north to South Shore in the south).
The city has many upscale dining establishments as well as many ethnic restaurant districts. These districts include the Mexican villages, such as Pilsen along 18th street, and La Villita along 26th Street, the Puerto Rican enclave Paseo Boricua in the Humboldt Park neighborhood, “Greek town” along South Halsted St, “Little Italy” along Taylor St, “Chinatown, Chicago” on the South Side, “Polish Patches” in Avondale and Belmont-Central, “Little Seoul” around Lawrence Avenue, a cluster of Vietnamese restaurants on Argyle Street, and South Asian (Indian/Pakistani) along Devon Avenue.
Attractions & Landmarks
- The Lincoln Park Zoo.
- Adler Planetarium.
- Brookfield Zoo.
- Chicago History Museum.
- DuSable Museum of African American History.
- Grant Park.
- 360 Chicago.
- Museum of Contemporary Art.
- Music Box.
- Navy Pier.
- The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum .
- Water Tower Place.
- Wrigley Field.
- Chicago Cultural Center.
- Chicago Riverwalk.
- The Field Museum.
- Green Mill.
- Millennium Park.
- Museum of Science and Industry.
- National Museum of Mexican Art.
- North Avenue Beach.
- Shedd Aquarium.
- Willis Tower Skydeck.
- Buckingham Fountain.