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2022 Illinois Governor’s Conference on Travel & Tourism

December 5 @ 8:00 am - December 7 @ 5:00 pm

2022 Illinois Governor's Conference on Travel & Tourism

We’re thrilled to announce that the 2022 Illinois Governor’s Conference on Travel & Tourism will return to Chicago’s historic Navy Pier for a second consecutive year—being held in the Aon Grand Ballroom on December 5-7.

This conference is the state’s premiere industry event. Each year, professionals from across Illinois and around the country come together to network, learn from experts, celebrate success and discover what’s ahead for Illinois tourism — and this year is sure to be extra special.

Conference Venue

With a sweeping 80-foot domed ceiling and panoramic views of the lakefront, the magnificent ballroom offers an unmatched event experience. Attendees will also have access to Navy Pier’s myriad amenities, including Chef Art Smith’s Reunion RestaurantJake’s On The Lake (both newly opened in 2022) and Offshore, the nation’s largest rooftop bar and kitchen.

2022 Registration Fees
  • Full Registration + Awards Dinner: $425.00
  • Registration (Not Including Awards Dinner): $375.00
  • Awards Dinner & Reception Only: $195.00
  • Wednesday Only (Including State of the State Address): $195.00
  • Student Registration: $50.00
Special Early Bird pricing of $50 off will be available through September 30.
Accommodations: Our Conference Hotel
Book your stay at Sable at Navy Pier, Curio Collection by Hilton, the official hotel of ILGOVCONF.

The 223-room hotel opened at Navy Pier in March 2021. It offers all the benefits of Navy Pier, plus it’s within walking distance of the world-class attractions of downtown Chicago.

Stay tuned for more announcements as we approach the 2022 Illinois Governor’s Conference on Travel & Tourism.


December 5 @ 8:00 am
December 7 @ 5:00 pm
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Navy Pier
600 E Grand Ave
Chicago, IL 60611 United States
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(312) 595-7437
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