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Directions and Downloadable Maps

This year's conference will be held at the James L. Allen Center on April 30th, 2008. The following information is provided to help you find the conference venue and to give you other useful logistical information. The Allen Center overlooks a lagoon on Lake Michigan. A registration table will be set up In the lobby of the Allen Center, and volunteers will be available to assist you once you arrive.

Please contact Mark Murrill for additional logistics questions.


Note: Business casual attire is appropriate for all conference activities.

Detailed Directions to Evanston

Printable Area Map and Parking Instructions

Parking Information

If you are planning on driving to the conference on Wednesday, please read the following carefully:

All driving attendees should park in the SPAC Lot, on the North side of Campus – please see map.

To get to this lot, drive north on Sheridan past the Jacobs Center and turn east (right) onto Lincoln St. Follow it around until you come to our parking volunteers that will provide you with parking passes and direct you to the shuttle bus that will take you to the Allen Center.

All driving attendees must display a parking pass with the correct date shown and park in visitor parking areas only.

Visitor parking is NOT allowed in the lots adjacent to the Jacobs Center, nor the Allen Center before 4pm. You will be ticketed $50 by the Parking Office if caught.

Please allow extra time for parking and the shuttle this year due to construction on campus.


Best Western (~.85 miles from Conference)
1501 Sherman Ave. Evanston , IL 60201
Rates from $149

Hotel Orrington (~.6 miles from Conference)
1710 Orrington Ave.
Evanston , IL 60201
Rates from $229

Hilton Garden Inn (~.82 miles from Conference)
1818 Maple Ave.
Evanston , IL 60201
Rates from $200


Homestead Hotel (~.5 miles from Conference)
1625 Hinman
Evanston , IL  60201

Margarita European Inn (~1.1 miles from Conference)
1566 Oak Ave.
Evanston , IL   60201