Venue & Hospitality
Welcome to the Official Attendee Housing Site for the 4th World Congress on Cancer Science & Therapy, which will be held in the beautiful and exciting city of Chicago. The conference will take place in the following dates and location.
Conference Dates: October 20-22, 2014
Hotel Services & Amenities
- Audio/Visual Equipment Rental.
- Business Center.
- Business Phone Service.
- Complimentary Printing Service.
- Express Mail.
- Meeting Rooms.
- Office Rental.
- Photo Copying Service.
- Secretarial Service.
- Video Conference.
- Video Messaging.
- Video Phone.
- Baggage Storage.
Driving Directions to Chicago-OHare International Airport:
From North: I-94 East, exit Old Orchard road. Turn East onto Old Orchard Rd. Travel 4 blocks and turn south onto Skokie Blvd. The hotel is on the southeast corner of Skokie Blvd. and Golf Rd.
From South: I-90/I-94 (Eden's Expressway) west to Old Orchard Rd. Exit east and travel 4 blocks to Skokie Blvd. Turn right and travel 4 blocks to the intersection of Golf Road and Skokie Blvd.
From East: Sheridan Road to Howard St. turn left, Howard Street to Skokie Blvd. turn right. Continue down Skokie Blvd. until you reach Golf Rd. Located at the Southeast corner of Skokie Blvd. and Golf Rd.
From West: Exit I-294 North (to Milwaukee). Exit Dempster-East, to Potter Rd.,-turn left to Golf Rd.-turn right. Approx. 8 mi. to Skokie Blvd.-turn right. The DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago North-Shore is at the intersection of Golf Rd. and Skokie Blvd.
From Midway Airport: Take Cicero north to I-55 North. When you approach the downtown area follow I-90/94 towards Wisconsin. At the Junction where I-90 and I-94 split, follow I-94 west towards Milwaukee (Edens Expressway). Exit Old Orchard Rd. (Exit 35). Turn right onto Old Orchard Rd. Travel 4 blocks to Skokie Blvd. Turn south. Take Skokie Blvd. 4 blocks to Golf Rd. The hotel is on the southeast corner of Skokie Blvd. & Golf Rd.
How to Get Here From Chicago-OHare International Airport
Follow sign ''Exit to City'' for 1.5 mi. Exit I-294. Exit Dempster-East, to Potter Rd.-turn left, to Golf Rd.-turn right. Approx. 8 mi. to Skokie Blvd.-turn rt. The hotel is at the intersection of Golf Rd. and Skokie Blvd.
Distance from Hotel: 17.17 mi.
Drive Time: 30 min.
Typical Minimum Charge
Get Turn-by-Turn Directions from Chicago O'Hare International Airport, IL
» Depart from Chicago O'Hare International Airport, IL (0.3 mi.)
» Keep right onto road (0.2 mi.)
» Take ramp right for I-190 toward Chicago Loop (1.9 mi.)
» At exit 1C, take ramp right for I-294 North toward Milwaukee (1.4 mi.)
» Keep right to stay on I-294 N (0.6 mi.)
» Keep straight toward I-294 N (0.4 mi.)
» Bear right onto I-294 N (1.6 mi.)
» Take ramp right and follow signs for US-14 East (0.3 mi.)
» Keep straight onto US-14 / Dempster St (1.8 mi.)
» Keep right onto Dempster St / W Dempster St (0.4 mi.)
» Bear right onto US-14 / Dempster St / W Dempster St (1.2 mi.)
» Turn left onto IL-43 / IL-58 / Waukegan Rd (1.0 mi.)
» Turn right onto Golf Rd (2.7 mi.)
» Turn right onto US-41 / Skokie Blvd (0.1 mi.)
» Turn left onto road (0.1 mi.)
» Arrive at road (0.0 mi.)
Distance from Hotel: 14.0 mi.
Travel Time: 28 min.
How to Get Here From Chicago Midway Airport
Cicero N to I-55N. Follow I-90/94 towards Wisconsin. Where I-90/I-94 split, follow I-94W. Exit Old Orchard Rd. Rt. onto Old Orchard Rd. 4 blks. to Skokie Blvd. Turn South on Skokie Blvd. 4 blks. to Golf Rd. Hotel is on the southeast corner.
Distance from Hotel: 26.16 mi.
Drive Time: 36 min.
Typical Minimum Charge
Get Turn-by-Turn Directions from Chicago Midway Airport, IL
» Depart from Chicago Midway Airport, IL (0.3 mi.)
» Bear right onto IL-50 N / S Cicero Ave (1.8 mi.)
» Take ramp right for I-55 North toward Chicago (4.8 mi.)
» At exit 292A, take ramp right for I-94 West / I-90 West toward Wisconsin (11.1 mi.)
» Keep right onto I-94 W / Edens Expy W (6.0 mi.)
» At exit 37B, take ramp right and follow signs for IL-58 East (0.3 mi.)
» Bear right onto IL-58 / Dempster St (0.6 mi.)
» Turn left onto Niles Center Rd (0.1 mi.)
» Bear left onto US-41 / Skokie Blvd (0.8 mi.)
» Turn right onto road (0.1 mi.)
» Arrive at road (0.0 mi.)
Distance from Hotel: 25.9 mi.
Travel Time: 37 min.
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