Venue

Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel

 

5300 N. River Road

Rosemont, Illinois, 60018

To make reservations call: 1-877-868-9134

Or, book online: Click here

The Lowes Chicago O’Hare is the venue for Microgrid 2018 and is conveniently located only 2 miles from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. This central location is a short flight for attendees coming from most points of the US. There are also direct flights to many international cities.

Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel redefines the meaning of the words “airport hotel.” The property features 556 guest rooms and 60 suites, 53,000 square feet of stylish meeting space, a live music and comedy venue plus a fully equipped fitness center. There are 4 restaurants on site including The Ashburn, The Capital Grill, McCormick & Schmick’s and Maria’s Mexican Restaurant. Whether wandering the hotel’s on-site art gallery or exploring nearby MB Financial Park and The Fashion Outlets of Chicago, Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel allows guests to experience an unexpected corner of Chicago with the convenience of being close to Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

Hotel Reservations

Conference attendees and sponsors can make reservations online. Or by calling 844-269-4480. Let them know you are part of the “Microgrid 2018 Conference,” or use group reservation code: MICRO2.  Microgrid Knowledge has reserved a limited number of rooms staring at $199++. This block of rooms will be held until Monday, April 16, 2018 or until the block is full. Cancellations of individual reservations will be accepted up until 48 hours prior to arrival date, at which point a one night non-refundable deposit will be charged to credit card on file.

Air Travel

The official airport is Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD): flychicago.com/ohare

Chicago O’Hare International Airport is only 2 miles from the Lowes Chicago O’Hare Hotel the venue for Microgrid 2018.

Local Transportation

The Lowes Chicago O’Hare hotel provides a complimentary shuttle for guest and conference attendees – call (847) 544-5300

For more information on public transportation while you are visiting Chicago: http://www.transitchicago.com/

Microgrid 2018 will provide bus transportation to and from the conference for all official microgrid tours.

Tourist Information

Visit Choosechicago.com for more information on things to do while visiting Chicago.

Weather

In May, the weather in Chicago ranges between a high of 83° and a low of 71°.

Attire

Attire for the conference sessions is business casual. Speakers and panelists are advised to wear business attire.