Events : Bank Executive & Board Compensation Conference


Swissôtel Chicago, designed by renowned Chicago architect Harry Weese, is an award winning, four-diamond, all-glass, triangular luxury hotel.  This hotel is ideally situated in the confluence of the Chicago River and Lake Michigan, and just steps away from exclusive shopping on The Magnificent Mile in downtown Chicago.  With fabulous wrap-around views from Navy Pier to Millennium Park, Swissôtel Chicago offers an exclusive setting with one of the city’s most prestigious addresses.

Discounted Hotel Rate
The discounted hotel room rate available for conference attendees at the Swissôtel expired October 7, 2015. Below are hotel options close to the event venue that have rooms available as of October 21st:
Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago
221 North Columbus Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Reservations:  (312) 565-5258
Distance from event venue:  0.2 mile 

Hyatt Regency Chicago
151 East Upper Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Reservations:  (312) 565-1234
Distance from event venue:  0.2 mile 

Fairmont Chicago
200 North Columbus Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Reservations: (312) 565-8000
Distance from event venue: 0.3 mile 

Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown
511 North Columbus Drive
Chicago, IL 60611
Reservations:  (312) 836-5900 
Distance from event venue:  0.3 mile 

Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
301 East North Water Street
Chicago, IL 60611
Reservations:  (312) 464-1000
Distance from event venue:  0.3 mile 

Chicago Marriott Downtown
541 North Rush Street
Chicago, IL 60611
Reservations:  (312) 836-0100
Distance from event venue: 0.5 mile 

Hotel Monaco Chicago
225 North Wasbash Avenue
Chicago, IL 60601
Reservations:  (312) 960-8500
Distance from event venue: 0.5 mile 

The Westin Chicago River North
320 North Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60654
Reservations:  (312) 744-1900
Distance from event venue:  0.7 mile 

Hotel Burnham Chicago
1 West Washington Street
Chicago, IL 60602
Reservations:  (312) 782-1111
Distance from event venue:  1.0 mile 

Directions to the Swissôtel Chicago
Directions From Midway International Airport – MDW
Travel Time: 20 to 25 minutes
Distance: 13 miles

  • Head south from South Cicero Avenue, and proceed for two miles
  • Turn right onto I-55 N
  • Take exit 239A toward Cermak Road
  • Turn right onto West Cermak Road
  • Turn left onto South Michigan Avenue
  • Turn right onto East Upper Wacker Drive
  • Slight Right to stay on East Upper Wacker Drive
  • Destination will be on the right

Directions from O’Hare International Airport – ORD
Travel time: 25 to 30 minutes
Distance: 19 miles

  • Head east on West Catherine Avenue
  • Turn left on North Cumberland Avenue
  • Take the ramp onto I-90 E
  • Take exit 50B toward East Ohio Street
  • Merge onto West Ohio Street
  • Turn right onto North LaSalle Street
  • Turn left onto West Upper Wacker Drive
  • Slight right onto East Upper Wacker Drive
  • Destination will be on the right

Transportation
If you require assistance with transportation to the Swissôtel, or if you have other personal requests, please call Concierge Services at the Swissôtel at (312) 565-0565.

For questions about the program, please contact Bank Director’s events department at events@bankdirector.com or (877) 397-7595.