Location

Conference Venue
Map
Directions From Airport
Directions By Car
Public Transportation
Parking
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The 2011 International Conference on the Constructed Environment will be held at the University Center, Chicago, USA from 29-30 October 2011. Located in downtown Chicago at State Street and Congress Parkway, the University Center is within walking distance of famous attractions, restaurants and shopping.

Conference Venue
University Center
525 S. State Street
Chicago, IL 60605
USA

Map
A map of the University Center and its surrounding area available here.

Directions From Airport
Midway Airport

Take the CTA (subway/”EL”) Orange Line to the Library/Van Buren stop; walk 1 block south on State Street to Congress Parkway. If you take a taxi, expect to pay around $25-$30 from Midway to the University Center.

O’Hare International Airport

Take the CTA (subway/”L”) Blue Line to LaSalle/Congress stop; walk four blocks east on Congress to State Street. If you take a taxi, expect to pay around $35-$40 from O’Hare to the University Center.

Directions By Car
From the Southwest (I-55 Stevenson Expressway)
Proceed east to the end of I-55 to North Lake Shore Drive. Continue north (towards downtown) on Lake Shore Drive to Balbo Street. Turn left on Balbo to State Street; turn right on State Street. Continue one block. University Center will be on your right between Harrison Street and Congress Parkway.

From the South (I-57 to I-94 Dan Ryan Expressway)
Exit at Congress Parkway. Drive east towards downtown to State Street. Turn right on State Street. University Center will be on your left between Congress Parkway and Harrison Street.

From the North (I-90/94 Kennedy/Edens Expressway)
Exit at Congress Parkway. Drive east towards downtown to State Street. Turn right on State Street. University Center will be on your left between Congress Parkway and Harrison Street.

From the West (I-290 Eisenhower Expressway)
I-290 turns into Congress Parkway at it nears downtown. Continue driving east to State Street. Turn right on State Street. University Center will be on your left between Congress Parkway and Harrison Street.


Public Transportation
Amtrak | +1-800-872-7245
Metra | +1-312-322-6777
Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) | +1-888-968-7282

Parking
The University Center does not have dedicated parking. However, there are a number of parking garages and lots surrounding the building.