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International Meeting on Reduced Enrichment for Research and Test Reactors
RERTR Program, Nuclear Engineering Division at Argonne
U.S. Department of Energy

RERTR-2017 International Meeting

Nov. 12-16, 2017, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Meeting Venue - Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile

Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile
511 N. Columbus Drive I Chicago IL 60611 I USA
t: 312-836-5900
d: 312-423-6402
f: 312-423-6300

The Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile is located in downtown Chicago near Navy Pier, Magnificent Mile, Chicago River and Chicago's finest attractions. For more information about the hotel surrounding points of interest see “Things to do” and “Other Resources”.

Hotel Information

Visit the Hotel Information page for reservation information on the Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile Hotel.

Public Transportation

By Taxi

By Car

For those preferring to rent a car, many of the major international car-hire companies are based at the Chicago O'Hare and Midway airports. See also Maps & Directions page at the Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile Hotel web site.

Featured Places in Chicago

  • Navy Pier
    Navy Pier, a 3,300-foot long pier on the Chicago shoreline of Lake Michigan. From rides to restaurants, exhibitions to entertainment, shopping to dining cruises and tour boats, Navy Pier has it all - in a location unlike any other!
  • Field Museum
    Field Museum, on Lake Shore Drive next to Lake Michigan. Travel from ancient civilizations through modern times, viewing remnants of bygone cultures and traditions at The Field Museum.
  • Art Institute
    Art Institute, with its impressive collection and exhibitions located in Chicago's Grant Park.
  • Buckingham Fountain
    Buckingham Fountain, one of the largest fountains in the world and a Chicago landmark in the center of Grant Park.
  • The Magnificent Mile
    North Michigan Avenue, also known as The Magnificent Mile, is one of the great avenues of the world. The heart of downtown Chicago and an international tourism destination, The Magnificent Mile is one of the most vibrant and successful commercial, residential, cultural and tourist areas in the world.
  • For a more complete list of attractions and things to do in Chicago during your stay visit Choose Chicago, the official Chicago visitors' site. Check out also Enjoy Illinois - Chicago, at the official Illinois Tourism website, featuring a compact list of the most popular attractions both in list- and a convenient map-view.


Getting around

For more information about getting around in Chicago:

About Chicago

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Visa Information

Make sure you read the Visa Information section to prepare for your trip to Chicago.

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If you have questions regarding the meeting venue, please contact Karen Grudzinski:
Mrs. Karen Grudzinski
Argonne National Laboratory
9700 South Cass Avenue, Building 208
Argonne, Illinois 60439-4815, U.S.A.
Phone: +1 (630) 252-1671
Fax: +1 (630) 252-5161

Last Modified: Tue, April 4, 2017 10:56 AM

2017 RERTR Meeting

The 2017 International RERTR Meeting (RERTR-2017) was held in Chicago, IL, USA, from November 12-16, 2017.

RERTR-2017 News:

Jan. 23, 2018First set of papers available: A first set of papers from the RERTR-2017 International Meeting in Chicago is now available for downloading...Download Papers

Apr. 10, 2017RERTR-2017: Announcing RERTR-2017… Details

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Technical Questions:
For further information and questions please contact:

John Holland
Argonne National Laboratory
See also Program Committee

Administrative Questions:
Mrs. Karen Grudzinski
Argonne National Laboratory
9700 South Cass Avenue, Building 208
Argonne, Illinois 60439-4815, U.S.A.
Phone: +1 (630) 252-1671
Fax: +1 (630) 252-5161


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