2019 Annual Dinner & Meeting Logistics



  • Thursday, November 7, 2019
  • Annual Meeting: 12:00-5:00 pm
  • Cocktail Reception: 5:00-6:00 pm
  • Annual Dinner: 6:00-9:00 pm


Room Reservations

  • The University Club of Chicago, 76 E Monroe St, Chicago, IL 60603
    Hotel Phone: 312.726.2840
    Cost: Average $282/night
  • Reservations:  For accommodation requests and questions email [email protected].


  • Public Transportation from O'Hare Airport
    Follow the signs through O'Hare Airport to the CTA Blue Line train. Take CTA downtown to Monroe/Dearborn stop. Walk East .2 miles to 76 E Monroe St. Approximately 45 min.
  • Public Transportation from Midway Airport
    Follow signs through Midway Airport to the CTA Orange Line train. Take CTA downtown to Adams/Wabash stop. Walk .1 miles SE to 76 E Monroe St. Approximately 38 min.


  • Buffet lunch provided during the Annual Meeting opening plenary session.
  • Seated gourmet dinner provided during the Annual Dinner program.

Where to visit in Chicago

See the New York Times travel article "36 Hours in Chicago" by Elaine Glusac for "Culture, comedy and culinary outings in the ever-evolving Loop district and beyond," or check out United's Three Perfect Days: Chicago.

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Join our sponsors

Download a PDF of sponsorship opportunities, or contact our development officer, Colleen McElligott.

Email: [email protected]   Office Telephone: 773.834.2308

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