American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Registration and Travel

Meeting Registration

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The deadline to register is March 2.

Registration Categories and Fees

AEI Consortium Member, non-MD: $395

AEI Consortium Member, MD: $475

AEI Non-Member: $545

Resident/Medical Student/Retired: $245

The fee to attend the pre-meeting Research Summit is an additional $185.

Venue and Hotel Accommodations

Swissôtel Chicago
323 E. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601

Book online

A block of hotel rooms has been set aside at the Swissôtel for meeting attendees. Hotel reservations can be made online or by contacting the hotel directly at 888-737-9477. Please mention the ACS Accreditation Program to receive the reduced rate. Space at the hotel is limited, and it is highly recommended that you secure your room as soon as possible. The hotel reservation deadline is February 21, 2018. Reservations made after this date, or when the room block is full, will only be confirmed on a space- and rate-available basis.

Room Rate and Amenities

The room rate for attendees of the Annual ACS Surgical Simulation Summit is $199 per night plus tax, single or double occupancy.

All reservations made within the room block will include complimentary standard Internet access in guest rooms and lobby areas.

Meeting Attire

Business attire is appropriate for all meeting sessions.

Air Travel

O'Hare International Airport (ORD) is located 13 miles from downtown Chicago. During rush-hour it can take about an hour. During the middle of the day and evening it takes around 30 minutes. Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) is conveniently located 10 miles from downtown Chicago. Travel between Midway and downtown Chicago is normally 20 minutes but during rush-hour periods, travel times may increase to 45 minutes.