18th IEEE International Pulsed Power Conference

June 19 - 23, 2011 Hyatt Regency - McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois

Pulsed Power ConferenceIEEE  Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society

Lodging and Transportation

Hyatt Regency McCormick PlaceHotel & Conference Center

Hyatt Regency McCormick Place [Hotel Information]
2233 South Martin L. King Drive
Chicago, Illinois, USA 60616-9985
Tel: +1 312 567 1234
Fax: +1 312 528 4000
The Hyatt Regency McCormick Place is sold out for the conference dates. Other hotels are available.

Room Rate: $235 for a single/double (the group rate deadline is June 1, 2011)
We have arranged for a very small number of government rate hotel rooms at the Hyatt McCormick Place. Please note that you MUST present a Government ID at check-in to receive the government rate; otherwise you will be charged the regular conference rate.

Maps & Directions

Your old ideas about convention hotels will instantly disappear when you stay at Hyatt Regency McCormick Place. Here, elegant yet inviting décor welcomes you from the moment you enter our newly renovated Chicago Hyatt hotel, turning our expansive space into a welcoming retreat. Take in the incredible views of downtown from contemporary guestrooms, savor a variety of delicious cuisines in our popular restaurants, or relax in our indoor pool and fitness center.

Connected to North America's largest conference center, we offer the most comprehensive event venues of all hotels in Chicago, Illinois – making us ideal for everything from group meetings to reunions and weddings. With amenities designed to pamper every guest, natural lighting throughout and friendly staff, our versatile Chicago Illinois hotel remains the preferred choice for visitors year after year.


From O'Hare International Airport

AIRPORT EXPRESS: +1 800-654-7871 or +1 312-454-7800 Ticket counters are located across from baggage claim areas of terminals1, 2 & 3 and outside US Customs in terminal 5.

Private van service is available for up to 10 passengers for $130.00 one way. Service runs 6:00am-11:30pm daily. Vans depart airport approximately every 10 minutes.

Vans depart hotel at 10 minutes after the hour and 40minutes after the hour beginning at 4:40 am. The last departure is at 10:10 pm. Vans are blue and white with red lettering. For more information call +1 800-654-7871.

** Service for physically challenged is available. Reservations are requested 1 day in advance for this service.

TAXI SERVICE: Located on the lower level of each terminal, taxis are available at the taxi staging area. A ride from O'Hare to Hyatt Regency McCormick Place takes approx. 45 minutes and costs between $40.00 - $45.00.

From Midway Airport

AIRPORT EXPRESS: +1 800-654-7871 Pick up in baggage claim area by Southwest Airlines.

Vans depart hotel at 10 minutes after the hour and 40 minutes after the hour. first run at 4:40am and last run at 10:10pm. Vans are blue and white with red lettering. For more information call 800-654-7871.

** Service for physically challenged guests is available. Reservations are needed 1 day in advance for this service.

AMERICAN LIMOUSINE: Provides shared-ride and private Limousine service between Midway Airport and Hyatt Regency McCormick Place. Price is $46.00 one-way for shared ride and $65.00 one-way for private service. Advance reservations are highly suggested at +1 630-920-8888.

INSTRUCTIONS WHEN ARRIVING AT AIRPORT: After retrieving luggage, phone +1 800-762-6888. Provide agent with the name and limo reservation number. Agent will instruct where to meet the limo and car number. American Limousine accepts all major credit cards.

TAXI SERVICE: Taxis are located in front of the main terminal. A cab ride from Midway Airport to Hyatt Regency McCormick Place costs between $20.00 - $30.00.