Travel & Lodging
Airport Options and Transportation
Air Port Shuttle Information
Reservations made using this portal will include a 10% discount
on airport shuttle rides.
(service provided by GO Airport Express)
Please be aware that no third party housing service is authorized to act on behalf of either IFSA or the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place. IFSA has secured a block of guestrooms for the Annual Conference, and neither party provides these companies with any sort of contact lists from which to solicit business. If you receive a solicitation for hotel rooms, simply hang up and notify Ande Rowe, IFSA Meetings Manager, by sending a note to email@example.com.
HYATT REGENCY McCORMICK PLACE
2233 South Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Chicago, Illinois, USA, 60616-9985
Phone: (312) 567 1234
Connected to McCormick Place Convention Center via enclosed skywalks, the Hyatt Regency is the headquarter hotel for IFSA’s 2016 Annual Conference and EXPO. The Hotel is just minutes away from major Chicago attractions, and features beautiful views of the downtown skyline, Lake Michigan and the Museum Campus from well-designed rooms and suites with 37” HDTVs, a plush Hyatt Grand Bed® and Hyatt Plug Panel™ for powering up your digital world.
Make your reservations now by calling 888-421-1442 and referencing IFSA or by clicking here!
IFSA Guestroom Rate: $239 per night (single/double occupancy)
Reservation Deadline: Friday, August 26, 2016
As you know, we are all booked up at our Conference Hotel but we have made arrangements with a 2nd hotel to accommodate the IFSA Conference & Expo attendees whom are without a room. The information is as follows:
Overflow room block now available until Thursday, September 1, 2016.
22 W Monroe St, Chicago, IL 60603
Room Rate $229.00 per night
Please use this link to reserve your room http://hamptoninn.hilton.com/en/hp/groups/personalized/C/CHITDHX-FSI-20160917/index.jhtml
*Also, please note there will be no complimentary transportation provided by IFSA from the Hampton Majestic to the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place. Transportation from the Hampton Majestic to the IFSA Conference & Expo will be the attendees responsibility*
If you have any questions, please email Liz Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org
AVIS RENTAL CAR DISCOUNT
IFSA is pleased to offer a corporate discount with Avis so that attendees can take advantage of specially discounted rates. For reservations, please visit www.avis.com, and use the following Avis Wordwide Discount (AWD) number: Q031767Location
McCORMICK PLACE CONVENTION CENTER
2301 Lakeshore Drive
Chicago, IL 60616
IFSA’s 2016 EXPO will be held at the McCormick Place Convention Center, which features 2.6 million square feet of exhibit halls (1.3 million feet all on one level) and over 170 meeting rooms.
The Grand Concourse linking the Hyatt Regency as well as the North, South and Central Concourses is home to retail shops, cafes, restaurants and other visitor amenities.
Chicago is Central Standard Time which is GMT -6 hours.
The month of September is characterized by rapidly falling daily high temperatures, with daily highs decreasing from 80°F to 68°F over the course of the month, exceeding 89°F or dropping below 57°F only one day in ten.
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Chicago is America’s third largest city, with an established position as a major airline hub. The city has played a pivotal role in air travel from the very beginning, serving as a key location for mail transport for the U.S. Post Office in the 1920’s. Today, O’Hare International Airport is once again the busiest airport in the world by number of takeoffs and landings (reclaiming the title from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport).
The city’s waterfront location, eminent architecture, vibrant nightlife and international cuisine make it a top destination for travelers from all over the world.
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