Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza River North
Day 1 Registration: Wolf Point Ballrooms 15th floor
Day 1 Symposium: Sauganash Ballroom 14th floor
Day 2 Workshops: 14th floor Conference Center
350 West Mart Center Drive
Chicago, IL 60654
CLICK HERE for reservation or call 877.834.3613. Special rates for The Architect’s Newspaper start at $189/night + tax & incidentals. Book now: this special rate is valid only until October 12th, 2015.
Self Parking is $35.00 per night with in-and-out privileges. Wolf Point Parking is located off the hotel front drive entrance. Event parking details to come.
CTA Brown and Purple lines stop at Merchandise Mart, 3 blocks from hotel. Both lines connect to the Blue Line from O’Hare at Clark/Lake stop.
Setup Date/Time – Night Before or Early Morning of the Event (if your sponsorship includes a tabletop)
Wednesday, November 4th, set up from 8 – 10 pm.
Thursday, November 5th, Day 1 Symposium (no sponsor gallery for Day 2)
Set up 6:30 – 8 am*, Registration opens promptly at 8. Program begins at 8:30.
Proceed to 15th floor (Lobby Level) of the Mart Plaza to the Wolf Point Ballrooms.
Tabletop Display Area
Table size: 6’ long
Display area for pop-up behind table can be no larger than 6’w x 1’d x 8’h. If you have something that is oversized or an unusual shape, please contact Susan for approval. If a display is too large and starts to crowd a neighboring exhibit, we may ask you to remove it. Skirts and 2 chairs will be provided.
Please let Susan Kramer know if you need to be near electricity.
Sponsor materials: ship to arrive Mon. Nov. 2nd or Tues. Nov. 3rd. Methods + Materials (Sponsor) Gallery is only displayed Thursday, November 5th.
Mark shipment: “11/5-FACADES+”
Chicago Mart Plaza
350 West Mart Center Drive, Chicago, IL 60654
Direct: 312-529-1123 | Hotel: 312-836-5000
Contact A|N’s Special Events Director Susan Kramer at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Will I receive confirmation of my registration?
Yes, once we have processed your registration and payment, you will get an email confirmation detailing your registration.
Do I need to bring my registration confirmation to the conference?
Yes, it’s always a good idea.
What do I need to bring if I registered as a Student?
Bring a current student photo ID card from an accredited architectural program and present it when checking in.
When do I get my badge and/or event tickets?
Badges will be provided at check-in at the site on the day of the event.
Should I bring my own laptop?
Tech Workshop participants must bring their own laptops, loaded with the required software per their instructors’ directions (A link will be provided.) Please bring your own chargers/power cords. Symposium and Dialog Workshop attendees do not need a laptop.