Cyber Skills Training at SANS Miami 2019. Choose from Eight Courses and Save $350 thru 11/28.

Chicago 2018

Chicago, IL | Mon, Aug 20 - Sat, Aug 25, 2018
This event is over,
but there are more training opportunities.

Location Information

Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile
511 North Columbus Drive
Chicago, IL  60611 US
Phone: 312-836-5900
Fax: 312-836-5901


Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile has a prime location amongst Chicago's finest attractions with spectacular views of the downtown area. Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile provides you with upscale sophistication with 455 spacious suites featuring private bedrooms and separate living areas, outfitted with 37-inch TVs, in addition to kitchenettes with refrigerators, microwaves and coffeemakers.


Hotel Special Rates and Reservations
A special discounted rate of $197.00 S/D will be honored based on space availability.

Government Per Diem rooms are available with proper ID.

These rates include high speed Internet in your room and are only available through Monday, July 30, 2018.

To make a reservation, please visit this link.


Top 3 reasons to stay at the Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

  1. No need to factor in daily cab fees, parking expense, and the time associated with travel to alternate hotels. Everything is in one convenient location!
  2. By staying at the Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile, you gain the opportunity to further network with your industry peers and remain in the center of the activity surrounding the conference.
  3. SANS schedules morning and evening events at the Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile that you won't want to miss!

Experience Chicago!

3 Quick Facts about Chicago (http://www.movoto.com/guide/chicago-il/chicago-facts/)

  1. About 40 million people visit Chicago each year. That’s about 12 percent of the national population.
  2. Michigan, Indiana, and Wisconsin are all visible from the top of Willis Tower.
  3. Deep dish pizza was invented at Uno Pizzeria as spiritual successors to the casseroles that were popular during the Great Depression.

Lunch—utilize your hour-plus to fuel up for the rest of the day! Here’s what’s close:

  1. Yolk
    From breakfast to sandwiches, there’s something for everyone at this casual café. Find directions here.
  2. Lizzie McNeill's Irish Pub
    Friendly neighborhood Irish bar with water views. A 7-minute walk from the hotel. Find directions here.
  3. Bombay Wraps
    Fresh Indian, fast…choose from wraps, salad, or rice bowls just a block from the hotel. Find directions here.

Dinner—whether you go sit-down or fast-casual, have fun exploring the city's offerings.

  1. Bandera
    Live jazz plays nightly at this Southwestern restaurant. The skillet cornbread is a must-have. A 5-minute walk. Find directions here.
  2. The Purple Pig
    A Mediterranean small plates gastropub with an endless wine list. A 5-minute walk from the hotel. Find directions here.
  3. Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak, & Stone Crab
    Classic Chicago steakhouse with 9 freshly baked pies daily. A 5-minute car ride from the hotel. Find directions here.

Travel Arrangements and Directions

A discounted valet parking rate of $28.00 per day, for commuting attendees, or $40.00 per night, for overnight hotel guests, has been negotiated for SANS attendees.

From O’Hare International Airport (ORD): Approximately 17.5 miles.

  • Follow Airport Exits and get onto I-190 E
  • Drive along I-90 E. Take exit 50B from I-90 E
  • Continue on W Ohio Street
  • Take W Illinois St to N Columbus Drive for a mile and arrive to hotel


Recommended Web Links

https://www.choosechicago.com/