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Get Ready for the Event

Hotel

Book your hotel room at the Westin Chicago River North for a special group discount rate of $265/night (single/double occupancy), plus taxes and fees. This rate is available until Aug. 1, 2019, or until the block sells out — whichever occurs first. To reserve the discounted rate, book your room online or call the hotel directly at 888-627-8359 and mention WorldatWork when booking.

Location

The Westin Chicago River North is in the heart of the business and theater districts and is close to both Midway International Airport and O’Hare International Airport. The hotel does not provide shuttle service to and from the hotel. You can find driving directions to the hotel along with transportation options and parking information on the Westin's website

Mobile App

Access the event schedule, see all speakers, customize your agenda and much more on our mobile app. Search "WorldatWork" on Google Play or the App Store to download and enhance your conference experience! For more details, click here. Questions? Contact Customer Relationship Services customerrelations@worldatwork.org or stop by the WorldatWork booth onsite.

Food and Drinks

There will be a variety of food and drink options throughout the event:

  • Monday, Aug. 19: Snacks and beverages will be served during afternoon networking breaks. Join our exhibitors for a specialty cocktail after sessions end on Monday in Promenade ABC. The party continues at the Welcome Reception with our sponsors; Hors d’oeurves, wine, beer and nonalcoholic beverages will be provided.
  • Tuesday, Aug. 20: A buffet breakfast and lunch will be served. Snacks and drinks will be available during morning and afternoon networking breaks.
  • Wednesday, Aug. 21: A buffet breakfast will be served, and snacks and drinks will be available during morning networking breaks.

If you have special dietary needs, email our Customer Relationship Services team by Monday, Aug. 5. Otherwise, plan for a variety of delicious and healthy food choices including vegetarian and gluten-free options during the event.

For meals beyond what we provide, stay close to the action by visiting a Westin restaurant. You also can choose from one of the many dining options near the hotel.

Get Social – Event Hashtag

Share your learning and experience with your followers on social media and use our event hashtag, #SalesComp19.

Schedule

You have multiple networking and learning opportunities at this event. Add what interests you most to your schedule using our “Build My Schedule” feature on the website.

Session Seating

Some sessions are popular, and seats fill quickly. Arrive early to secure your spot.

Packing Tips

Here are a few tips to get you started on your packing list:

  • Shoes: Plan to walk a lot, so bring comfortable shoes.
  • Attire: This event is business casual, so please dress accordingly. Remember to bring a light sweater or jacket in case the hotel is cooler than you prefer.
  • Electronics: Bring a power cord and phone charger to keep your electronics charged and ready.
  • Business cards: Don’t find yourself empty-handed during networking events or while visiting with exhibitors.

Weather

Stay current with Chicago’s weather on The Weather Channel’s webpage.

Have Questions?

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+1 877 951 9191

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