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We look forward to hosting you at Digital Summit Chicago!

Below you will find the information to assist you in your planning for this event

Digital Summit Chicago
August 28-29, 2019

Venue
McCormick Place Convention Center
South Hall, Level 4

2301 S King Dr · Chicago, IL 60616
www.mccormickplace.com

Below is a breakdown of what is included by pass type:

Conference Plus Premium Platinum
Onsite Registration: Day 1, 12:30pm X X X X
Onsite Registration: Day 1, 8:00am X X X
Main Conference
Day 1: 12:30-6:15pm | Day 2: 8:30am-6pm
X X X X
AM Workshops
Day 1: 8:30am-12:30pm
X X X
Day 1 Lunch * X X X
Day 2 Lunch * X X X X
Keynotes, Exhibitor Showcase, Networking Receptions & Access to Presentation Decks X X X X
OnDemand: Slidecasts w/ audio X X X
VIP Lounge Access X X
Reserved Seating and On-site Concierge X X
Backstage Keynote Meet + Greet X
Platinum Swag Bag X
Full-Day DS Masterclasses X

*Allergies and Dietary Restrictions: If you require special dietary needs, please contact autumn@digitalsummit.com to provide advance notice by September 18th. A vegetarian option will already be offered on a first come, first served basis. PLEASE NOTE: The venue is unable to accommodate special requests made after September 18th or onsite.

How do I pre-register for sessions I want to attend?

No need to pre-register for any of the sessions on the agenda! Attendees are welcome to select their desired session right on site.

Conference, Plus, and Premium Passes can be upgraded by visiting this direct upgrade link and selecting ‘Conference to Plus’, ‘Plus to Premium’ or  ‘Premium to Platinum’.

AM Workshops are a selection of intensive morning workshops exclusive to those with a Plus, Premium or Platinum Pass. The AM Workshops take place on Wednesday, September 26th, 8:30am – 12:30pm. To learn more, visit the AM Workshops page.

If you’re not sure which level pass you have, please contact Autumn in our registration department: autumn@digitalsummit.com | 919-529-5373

McCormick Place Convention Center
South Hall, Level 4

2301 S King Dr | Chicago, IL 60616 | (312) 791-7000

No need to bring anything! Just stop by registration and we’ll have your badge waiting for you by last name.

Please visit our Location page for details directions!

Please Note: Digital Summit does NOT work with any third party to coordinate hotels. You will be directed to a link to book your room directly at the event hotel. Sponsor contact information is not shared with a third party, nor should any of our event hotels be contacting you to book your rooms. Anyone who does so, is a scam.

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  • Opening Reception: Wednesday, September 26th from 5:15-6:15pm
  • Conference Arrival & Networking: Wednesday, September 26th from 12:30-1:00pm
  • Morning Coffee Social: Thursday, September 27th from 7:30-8:30am
  • Networking Break: Thursday, September 27th from 10:30-11am
  • Closing Reception: Thursday, September 27th from 5:30-6pm

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There will be free Wi-Fi available in throughout the event space.

  • Snacks will be provided at the opening beer & wine reception on Wednesday.
  • Light Breakfast will be available from 8:00am – 8:30am on Thursday morning.
  • Box Lunch is provided during the Thursday keynote for all attendees (AM Workshop attendees will also receive a box lunch on Wednesday).
  • Coffee & tea service will be available during various breaks throughout the conference.

*Allergies and Dietary Restrictions: If you require special dietary needs, please contact autumn@digitalsummit.com to provide advance notice by September 18th. A vegetarian option will already be offered on a first come, first served basis. PLEASE NOTE: The venue is unable to accommodate special requests made after September 18th or onsite.

If you require special assistance (nursing moms, accessibility, allergies, dietary requests etc.), please contact autumn@digitalsummit.com to provide advance notice by September 18th. A vegetarian option will already be offered on a first come, first served basis.

Please note: The venue is unable to accommodate special requests made after September 18th or on-site.

You’ll find a range of attire at the conference but generally most attendees are in business casual. Temperatures in conference halls may fluctuate widely. It’s advised to dress in layers. If you’ve ever been to McCormick place, you already know how vast the building is and the distance between halls/levels. It is highly recommended that comfortable shoes be worn.

Attendees will receive an email within one week of event closing with a post-event survey and access information to view presentations via a secure portal from the Digital Summit website. Please note that presentations will not be available to download, but will be available for viewing for 6 weeks after the event.

It’s of utmost importance to us that the conference be informative, valuable and fun for all. If there is anything we can do to make for a better experience, please let us know by filling out our post-event survey immediately following the conference. We read EVERY one, and use them to shape our future conferences.

Join us at Digital Summit Chicago 2019