2012 NASC Conference Chicago, Illinois August 5 - 7, 2012
Agenda Click HERE to view the NASC 2012 preliminary agenda.
Presentations and Related Materials Click HERE to access presentations and related materials from the 2012 NASC Conference.
The conference hotel is the historic Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel. The hotel is located at the gateway to Chicago’s famed Magnificent Mile. The Knickerbocker has a great location near Water Tower Place, Michigan Avenue shopping, the John Hancock Tower, the Navy Pier, and the Museum of Contemporary Art.
Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel Chicago 163 East Walton Place @ North Michigan Avenue Chicago, IL USA 60611 Telephone (312) 751-8100
The hotel’s conference rate is $155 (single)/$185 (double) plus tax and fees. Reservations may be made by calling the hotel directly at (312) 751-8100. When making your reservation, be sure to specify that you are a part of the NASC group. The deadline for the group room rate is Friday, July 27, 2012.
Area Airports and Transportation
O'Hare International Airport Taxi Cost: 40.00 USD
Midway Airport Taxi Cost: 36.00 USD
Union Station Taxi Cost: 8.00 USD
There are several bus runs from union station. For schedules and more information on public transportation, please visit the Chicago Transit Authority website.
Parking Valet Parking Cost: 55.00 USD
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