Venue & Hospitality

Welcome to the Official Attendee Housing Site for the World Parasitology 2017 which will be held in the beautiful and exciting City of Chicago, Illinois, USA.

Doubletree by Hilton Chicago North Shore Conference Center
9599 Skokie Blvd. Skokie IL 60077

Conference Dates: July 12-13, 2017

Hotel Services & Amenities

  • Audio/Visual Equipment Rental.
  • Business Center.
  • Business Phone Service.
  • Complimentary Printing Service.
  • Express Mail.
  • Fax.
  • Meeting Rooms.
  • Office Rental.
  • Photo Copying Service.
  • Secretarial Service.
  • Telex.
  • Typewriter.
  • Video Conference.
  • Video Messaging.
  • Video Phone.
  • ATM.
  • Baggage Storage.

Venue Hotel

Venue Hotel

Venue Hotel

Transportation

Chicago-OHare International Airport
Directions
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.

 

Route Map

About City

Chicago is among the largest cities in the U.S. Famed for its bold architecture, the population of the city is 2,695,598 and rank 3rd largest city in USA. Chicago had the third largest gross metropolitan product in the United States at US$571billion. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwest. Chicago is the third most populous city in the United States. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation; with O’Hare International Airport being the busiest airport in the world. Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. Chicago is being recognized as major world financial center, with the second largest central business district in the United States. The city is also renowned for its museums, including the Art Institute and its expansive collections, including noted Impressionist works. Chicago is a major transportation hub in the United States. It is an important component in global distribution, as it is the third largest inter-modal port in the world after Hong Kong and Singapore.

We look forward to seeing you in Chicago!