The Hilton Chicago
720 S Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
The Hilton Chicago is located on Michigan Avenue in the heart of downtown Chicago overlooking Grant Park. The hotel is within walking distance of many restaurants and attractions, including Buckingham Fountain, The Art Institute of Chicago, and Wabash Arts Corridor.
The deadline to book a hotel room in the conference block has passed. There are a number of hotels within a short walking distance of the Hilton Chicago including the The Blackstone, Le Méridien Essex Chicago, and the Hilton Garden Inn Chicago Downtown South Loop.
Where should I fly in?
- You can fly into Midway International Airport (MDW), which is 12 miles from the Hilton Chicago, or into Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) which is 18 miles from the Hilton Chicago. As of March 2022, masks must be worn inside all U.S. airports per federal regulation.
- From MDW, you can take the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) Orange Line to downtown Chicago in approximately 30 minutes. From ORD, you can take the CTA Blue Line to downtown Chicago in approximately 60 minutes.
- Taxi or ride-share from MDW to the hotel is typically about $40-$50. From ORD the ride-share cost is typically about $50-70.
When should I arrive?
- The Opening Party will begin at 6:30 p.m. (Central Time) on Tuesday, July 19. Pre-conference events on Tuesday include Brave Talk, kicking off in the morning, and Cohort Day starting at 1:30 p.m. The Newcomer Welcome Experience will begin at 5:30 p.m. (Times are subject to change, but not expected to.)