Venue & Hospitality
Welcome to the Official Attendee Housing Site International Conference on Personalized Medicine, which will be held in the vibrant and bustling city of Chicago, USA. The conference will take place in the following dates and locations.
Conference Dates: August 05-07, 2013
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 O'Hare International Airport
1. Head south-east 0.5 mi
2. Take the slip road onto I-190 E 3.0 mi
3. Merge onto I-90 E 5.8 mi
4. Merge onto I-94 E 0.4 mi
5. Take exit 44A for Keeler Ave towards Irving Park Rd/IL-19 0.3 mi
6. Turn left onto N Keeler Ave 338 ft
7. Slight left onto the Interstate 90 W/Interstate 94 W slip road 0.2 mi
8. Merge onto I-90 W/Interstate 94 W 0.6 mi
9. Slight right onto Interstate 94 W (signs for Milwaukee/Edens Expressway) 3.6 mi
10. Take exit 39A for Touhy Ave W 0.2 mi
11. Merge onto W Touhy Ave Destination will be on the right
Chicago is the largest city in the US state of Illinois. With nearly 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the Midwestern United States and the third most populous in the USA, after New York City and Los Angeles. Its metropolitan area, sometimes called "Chicago land," is the 27th most populous urban agglomeration in the world, the largest in the Great Lakes Megalopolis, and the third largest in the United States, home to an estimated 9.8 million people spread across the US states of Illinois, Wisconsin, and Indiana. Chicago is the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States, after Los Angeles County, California.
Chicago was incorporated as a town in 1833, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed. Today, the city retains its status as a major hub for industry, telecommunications and infrastructure, with O'Hare International Airport being the second busiest airport in the world in terms of traffic movements. In 2008, the city hosted 45.6 million domestic and overseas visitors. As of 2010, Chicago's metropolitan area has the 4th largest Gross Domestic Product (GDP) among world metropolitan areas.
The city's notoriety expressed in popular culture is found in novels, plays, movies, songs, various types of journals (for example, sports, entertainment, business, trade, and academic), and the news media. Chicago has numerous nicknames, which reflect the impressions and opinions about historical and contemporary Chicago. The best known include: "Chi-town", "Windy City", "Second City", and the "City of Big Shoulders". Chicago has also been called the most American of big cities.