Travel & Hotel Information

YOM Chadash:

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Arrival and Departure Information


ARJE will be holding committee meetings beginning at 9 am on Wednesday, January 22.

ECE-RJ will be holding a pre-conference learning opportunity beginning at 5 pm on Tuesday, January 21, and ending before the first-time attendee lunch on Wednesday, January 22.

Sponsor sessions and Marketplace will start at 11:00 am on Wednesday, January 22.

Yom Chadash:

Start time: 2:00 pm Wednesday, January 22nd. First-time attendees are invited to a welcome lunch.

End-time: Please plan your air travel departure for 3:30 pm or later so that you can participate fully in the closing program which will end at 2:00 pm on Saturday, January 25 with a brunch and closing program.


Want to stay in Chicago for the weekend?  There will be optional activities offered on Saturday afternoon for those interested. Registration for post-conference activities will be available in the fall.


Ground Travel: The hotel is approx. 16 miles from O’hare Airport and 25 miles from Midway Airport. Plan between 30-60 minutes for travel depending on the time of day.

Dining: The hotel is located near several quick-service restaurants and fun places to dine.


Room Reservations:  After registering for Yom Chadash you will receive a link to the Yom Chadash group rate at our conference hotel (starting at $155/night).

The hotel has limited space, so we suggest booking early.

Travel Insurance

We strongly recommend purchasing travel insurance to prevent you or your employer from incurring any losses should you have to cancel your attendance last minute due to illness, emergency, or other conflict.