WELCOME TO ASCO

American Society of Clinical Oncology is the association of ASCO 2017.

About ASCO 2017

The Annual Meeting brings together more than 30,000 oncology professionals from around the world to discuss state-of-the-art treatment modalities, new therapies, and ongoing controversies in the field.

The meeting provides a beyond price educational experience and an opportunity to network with primary minds in the field, as well as an international community of around 30000 Medical and Oncology professionals from every subspecialty.

ASCO Vision

Shaping the Future of Oncology: Envisioning Cancer Care in 2030, presents a vision that will serve as a roadmap to guide ASCO’s policy and programmatic activities—and the care of patients—for many years to come.

Programme

Date

02 - 06 JUNE 2017

Venue

McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois

Attendee:

30,000 Delegates

Important Information

Client

Venue:

McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois

Must do in Chicago

  • Enjoy an afternoon in the Millennium Park
  • Go for a stroll on Magnificent Mile
  • See Chicago Picasso

Must visit in Chicago

  • The Cloud Gate
  • Navy Pier
  • Chicago Theatre

Must taste in Chicago

  • Deep Dish Pizza
  • Albano's Pizzeria
  • Atomica at Cemitas Puebla

Getting to the Venue

CTA to and from McCormick Place

Amsterdam Train

CTA "L" Train routes our designated by colors and terminating stations. When traveling to McCormick Place from the downtown Loop, make sure to enter the southbound Green Line Cottage Grove or Ashland/63rd Branch trains as indicated on the platform and train display cards. When returning to the Loop from McCormick Place use the northbound platform marked "Harlem/Lake".

Bus Connections

Amsterdam Metro

Getting to McCormick Place is possible by using the city transit system. The Chicago Transit Authority provides the following bus service and runs approximately every 15 minutes. Drop off is located at the main entrance to the South Building on Martin Luther King Drive.

The #3 King Drive bus is the most common bus route to McCormick Place as it runs north/south along Michigan Avenue serving many downtown hotels and the Magnificent Mile and Water Tower Place. The McCormick Place stop is located at 2301 S. King Drive, Chicago and is in front of our main entrance.

One-way bus fare is $2.00 and it is recommended to pre-purchase a Ventra card prior to using the bus system.

Taxi Services

Amsterdam Car Rental

More than 5,800 city taxis are at your service in Chicago. Facility direction signs and personnel at the Concierge Desk will direct attendees to gates that are designated for your event.


Shared Taxi Program: There is a Shared Ride Program available for those flying into O'Hare and Midway and taking a cab from one of these airports to either McCormick Place or downtown

Taking the CTA from the Airports

Amsterdam Airplane Services

The CTA "L" trains provide service to Downtown Chicago and McCormick Place from both international airports.

From O'Hare International Airport: The CTA "Blue" line provides service to and from the airport. Take the Blue Line from O’Hare and transfer to a south-bound Green Line train at Clark and Lake. Note, in the Loop the Blue Line is a Subway Train and the Green Line is an elevated train, a free transfer is available at Clark and Lake.

From Midway Airport: The CTA "Orange" line provides service to and from the airport. Take the train to the Roosevelt Street Station (Subway) and transfer to the elevated Green Line Station. Continue on the southbound Green Line train for 1-stop to the Cermak-McCormick Place station.

The Cermark-McCormick Place Station is 2 block (0.15 miles) walk from the Northwest Corner of the McCormick Place West Building.

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