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LXI Meeting & Plug Fest – Chicago, IL

Wed., Oct. 21 - Fri., Oct. 23, 2015

Hosted by LXI Consortium  

Agenda (To view/download agenda, click here.)

Plug Fest Registration (To view or download the conformance test pre-registration form, click here.)

We are holding our October LXI Meeting and Plug Fest from Wed., Oct. 21 to 3:30 pm, Fri., Oct. 23. We are staying at the Springhill Suites Chicago/Ohare for $159 per night with our block rate. I suggest you make your reservations through the registration link below as soon as possible, before the room block fills up.

Hotel Reservations:

IVI Foundation & LXI Consortium
Start date: 10/18/15
End date: 10/23/15
Last day to book: 9/30/15
Marriott hotel(s) offering your special group rate:
·  SpringHill Suites Chicago O'Hare  for 159.00 USD  per night
Book your group rate for IVI Foundation & LXI Consortium

LXI & IVI Contact at hotel:

Nancy Schwartz
Senior Sales Manager
SpringHill Suites by Marriott
8101 West Higgins Road
Chicago, Illinois 60631

Springhill Suites Chicago O'Hare is the smart choice among hotels near O’Hare! We are just minutes from O'Hare Airport and offer a convenient and complimentary 24-hour shuttle with pickup from O’Hare at the bus/shuttle center door #2. The Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Allstate Arena, Rosemont Theatre, Rivers Casino and Fashion Outlets of Chicago are all nearby. Access to Downtown Chicago via the CTA ‘Blue Line’, just 1 block away, makes it easy to visit McCormick Place, explore Chicago attractions or catch a Chicago Bears, Blackhawks or Bulls game. Enjoy complimentary amenities like our new full hot breakfast buffet, complimentary parking in our underground heated garage or parking lot, complimentary high speed internet, indoor pool and 24 hour fitness center. Our all-suite hotel offers spacious rooms that include a refrigerator and microwave.

Key Amenities

  • Free high speed Internet
  • Free breakfast
  • Fitness center
  • Pool

CUT-OFF DATE for Room Reservations:

Reservations by attendees must be received on or before Sept. 30, 2015 (the “Cut-off Date”). At the Cut-Off Date, the hotel will review the reservation pick up for the Event, release the unreserved rooms for general sale, and determine whether or not it can accept reservations based on a space- and rate-available basis at the IVI Foundation-LXI Consortium group rate after this date.

Registration for meeting:

To make sure we have you in the headcount for food and nametags, please email Barb Estes to register for the meeting.

Hotel and Transportation Information:

Check-in and Check-out

Check in: 3:00 PM
Check out: 12:00 PM


Complimentary on-site parking.



Chicago O'Hare International Airport - ORD
Airport Phone: +1 773 686 2200

Hotel direction: 3.5 miles E

Airport shuttle service, on request, complimentary
Courtesy phone available
Subway service, fee: 2.5 USD (one way)
Estimated taxi fare: 16 USD (one way)

Driving directions

Take Interstate 90 East toward Chicago to exit 79B for Cumberland Avenue North. Turn right at the end of the exit ramp and at the traffic light turn right onto Higgins Road. The hotel will be on the right.