July 16, 2015

The Tort Trial & Insurance Practice 2015 ABA Annual Meeting

DEAR TIPS FRIENDS,

 

Welcome to The City by the Lake – The Windy City – Chi-Town… and the 2015 ABA Annual Meeting!

 

This year, all TIPS CLE programs will take place right in the TIPS Hotel, Swissôtel Chicago, which makes it easier than ever to get the CLE you need. And we are delighted to offer, for the first time, TIPS CLE programming free to all TIPS members!


Sunday

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM  Section Business Meeting and Leadership Breakfast
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM   2015-2016 Section Council Meeting

REGISTRATION AND HOUSING

The Hyatt Regency Chicago is the Official ABA Headquarter Hotel where the ABA Registration, ABA EXPO, ABA Welcome Reception, ABA Luncheon, Opening Session & Presentation of ABA Medal, President’s Reception and House of Delegates Meetings will take place.

Head over to the Hyatt Regency Chicago to pick up your badge, materials, and any tickets you may have ordered for special ABA or TIPS events. Tickets for ABA events, to the extent that they remain available, can be purchased at the ABA Ticket Desk located at the Hyatt Regency, Chicago Grand Ballroom Registration Desk, Gold Level, east Tower. Registration will open as follows:

Wednesday, July 29th 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, July 30th 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, July 31st 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 1st 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 2nd 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Monday, August 3rd 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, August 4th 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.*

* Conclusion of the House of Delegates Meeting

The Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section’s Headquarters Hotel:
Swissotel Chicago
323 E. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
www.swissotel.com

The housing deadline is Tuesday, July 7, 2015. ALL attendees must register for the 2015 ABA Annual Meeting to attend ABA or Section CLE programs, social events and receive housing.

The ABA encourages you to register and book your housing early. Lollapalooza, Chicago’s largest music festival, falls during this year’s meeting. Hotel rates will be high for festival goers, but ABA offers discounted negotiated rates, if booked by July 7th. Registration and housing information is available via the ABA Annual Meeting web site at americanbar.org/calendar/annual.html.

To secure registration and hotel accommodations, all participants are required to register and pay the appropriate fees using one of the following methods:

Online: www.americanbar.org/calendar/annual.html
Fax: 508-743-9602
Mail: ABA/CDS/onPeak
Chicago 2015
107 Waterhouse Road, Bourne, MA 02532

Also available on the Annual Meeting website is information regarding Hertz car rental and airfare discounts.

TIPS CLE REGISTRATION AT THE 2015 ANNUAL MEETING ▼

TIPS INFORMATION AND TICKET SALES ▼

REGISTRATION PAYMENT OPTIONS ▼

AIRFARE DISCOUNTS ▼

MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION ▼

PERSON WITH DISABILITIES ▼

GET CONNECTED WITH TIPS ▼

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE ▼

TAX DEDUCTION FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ▼