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Hilton Chicago

The 2020 AACE International Conference & Expo will be held at the Hilton Chicago. Situated in downtown Chicago, steps from the famed Grant Park, the Hilton Chicago is within walking distance of Museum Campus which is home to the Shedd Aquarium, Field Museum, Alder Planetarium, and much more. Moreover, our hotel's proximity to the historic Downtown/The Loop, you'll find lots of shopping, historic buildings, and restaurants to explore the sights and tastes of Chicago.


The Chicago Midway Airport is a public airport conveniently located just 11 miles from the Hilton Chicago.

Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)

The Chicago O'Hare International Airport is likely the best choice for international travelers as it is the larger of the two airports and offers 228 non-stop flights daily. O'Hare is located just 19 miles from the Hilton Chicago.

Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)

Public Transportation

  • Taxi: Both airports offer taxi services. Estimate minimum charges of US$ 35 if traveling from Midway or US$ 50 if traveling from O'Hare.
  • Chicago Transit Authority: From either airport, you'll take the "L" and then walk several blocks to get the Hilton Chicago. Check the CTA's website for more information.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

AACE International is closely monitoring the continuing developments pertaining to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). We want to assure colleagues planning to attend our upcoming Conference & Expo that safety and security are our top priorities.

At this time, there is no plan to cancel or postpone the AACE Conference & Expo. AACE is tracking all travel restrictions issued by the U.S. Government, as well as information and guidance from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO). We will provide further updates as events warrant. Colleagues who have questions can contact AACE by email at

All individuals are encouraged to take care. Please follow these recommended guidelines provided by the CDC to prevent illness:

1. Clean your hands often.
2. Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
3. Stay home if you are sick.
4. Cover coughs and sneezes.
5. Wear a facemask if you are sick or caring for someone who is sick.
6. Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily.


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  • Valet Parking: $79/night (+ tax)
  • Self-Parking: $65/night (+ tax)

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