2017 conference - Chicago
Winds of Change: Global Connections across Space, Time, and Nature
Dates: March 29 - April 2, 2017
Location: Drake Hotel, downtown Chicago (Magnificent Mile)
Host: University of Illinois-Chicago
Chicago is a sanctuary city that welcomes citizens of all nations. Join us in this great city as we celebrate 40 years of environmental history.
ASEH's 2017 conference will include many special events commemorating our 40th anniversary, including sessions on the state of the field, publishing trends, future directions for environmental history, and more. Scroll down for information on the conference.
Note: guests make their own reservations through this ASEH website or by contacting the hotel directly. ASEH has no "reservation department" and we have not authorized any 3rd-party vendors to make reservations at the Drake Hotel for our conference. The conference rate at the Drake Hotel is $179/night. The cutoff date for guest room reservations is Monday, March 6, 2017. The link for reservations is: https://aws.passkey.com/go/ASEH2017
Guests can also call 1-800-55-DRAKE and refer to group code ASE to receive the special group rate.
A limited number of students rooms are available for $139/night. Click here for student reservations. Guests can also call 1-800-55-DRAKE and refer to group code AEH to receive the special student group rate.
Program and Events:
Sessions, Abstracts, and Calendar
List of Events
Field Trip List and Prices
Field Trip Descriptions
Free Program App (tap "download" button on Guidebook on your mobile device and look for ASEH Annual Conference 2017)
In and Around Chicago
Public Transportation (red line "Chicago" is closest stop on the L to Drake Hotel)
25 Chicago Attractions (several are free)
26 Iconic Downtown Chicago Buildings
Self-Guided Walking Tours Downtown Chicago
Self-Guided Bicycle Tour
Half-Price Theatre Tickets
Chicago Coalition for the Homeless
Exhibiting and Advertising
Exhibiting (and shipping instructions)
List of Exhibitors
Latest Environmental History Scholarship (Ads for 2017 Program)
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