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Join Us In...

Join us to go behind the scenes of North America’s most influential pharma event to see what we have in store for next year’s show, give us feedback on what you’d like to see in 2019, and enjoy some bonus networking activities with fellow suppliers.

What: CPhI North America Chicago Preview Event

  • 2019 Event Overview
  • 2019 Marketing Plan Overview
  • CVB Q&A / Exhibting Best Practices

When: June 18–19, 2018
Where: McCormick Place, Chicago, IL

There is limited availability for this event - be sure to RSVP today to secure your spot! Admission is free! Attendees only pay for travel, so you’ll enjoy all the perks of this unique event with minimal impact to your budget.

Take Me Out to the Ballgame!

Monday, June 18

Join your fellow suppliers and the CPhI North America team for the Cubs vs Dodgers game on Monday night!

Enjoy the full Chicago experience in Wriglyville featuring VIP seating, rooftop access on a private patio level with a hot/cold buffet including beer, wine and soft drinks.  

5:00 PM - Meet & Greet Reception (Hosted by the Hyatt Regency Chicago Downtown)
6:00 PM - Transportation to Wrigley Field Provided
7:05 PM - Cubs vs Dodgers


Tour the Windy City in Style!

Tuesday, June 19

On Tuesday, take the opportunity to learn about the venue, what's new for the event next year, operational/ logistics information and more.

After a morning at the venue, prepare for a memorable river tour that will cover all 3 branches of the Chicago River, with knowledgeable and entertaining guides to point out more than 50 architectural masterpieces along the way! 

9:00 AM - Transportation from Hotel to Lakeside Center, Room E265
10:15 AM - Welcome, Overview, Q&A

  • 2019 Event Overview
  • 2019 Marketing Plan Overview
  • CVB Q&A / Exhibting Best Practices

11:30 AM - Tour Lakeside Center
12:15 PM - Transportation Provided to Architectural Tour
1:00 PM  - 90 Minute Architectural Tour (Lunch, Beer, Wine, and Soft Drinks Provided)
2:30 PM  - Transporation to O’Hare 

Plan Your Travel

Hyatt Regency Chicago

151 East Wacker Drive

Chicago, IL

Room Block Rate*: $279+

(*Rate available for Monday, June 18, 2018)

Room Block Rate Deadline is Friday, June 8

Shuttle bus service will be available for all events as well as a return bus to Chicago O'Hare after the Architectural Tour on Tuesday, June 19th. Please note the tour ends at 2:30pm and shuttle bus service will begin to Chicago O'Hare at approximately 3:45pm. Plan your travel accordingly.