Partha Niyogi Memorial Conference.
Dec 4-6, 2011, University of Chicago
Some acommodation options are listed below:
  • Ramada Inn Lake Shore
  • 4900 S. Lake Shore Drive
    (773) 288-5800
    http://www.ramada-chicago.com/

    Distance to campus is 1.5 miles. The University of Chicago rate may be available.

  • I-House
  • I-House is on-campus student housing and provides an inexpensive housing option within easy walking distance. Most rooms are pretty basic. A few better rooms are also available.
    http://ihouse.uchicago.edu/

    Note: Making a reservation early is recommended.

  • Regents Park
  • http://www.regentsparkchicago.com/
    Corporate suites within walking distance (very close to the Ramada Inn). Approximately $200/night for a 2-bedroom apartment with 2 bedrooms and 2 baths.

  • Other options:
  • There is a large number of various hotel options in downtown Chicago. E.g., Intercontinental.
    A taxi ride from the Loop to Hyde Park should take about 25 minutes/$30. Metra trains provide fast and comfortable transportation from the Loop to Hyde Park (55-57th st. station is preferrable, make sure to check the schedule). Other public transportation options are also available.