The 2015 American Control Conference, July 1–3, Chicago, IL

Sponsoring Organizations

Hotel and Transportation


The 2015 American Control Conference will be held at the Hilton Palmer House, located in the center of downtown Chicago in the heart of the business, shopping, restaurant, and entertainment districts. The hotel is easily accessible from both Chicago O'Hare International Airport and Chicago Midway Airport.

Reservatons: The conference room rates at the Hilton Palmer House are

Room Single Rate Double Rate Triple Rate Quad Rate
Student Block $ 159.00 $ 159.00 $ 179.00 $ 199.00
Run of House $ 199.00 $ 199.00 $ 219.00 $ 239.00

Plus taxes, fees, and assessments, which are currently 16.4%.

To make a reservation online, go here. To make a reservation by phone, call +1 312-726-7500 or +1 877-865-5321 and use the group code AC3 for the student rate or AC4 for the non-student rate.


Chicago O’Hare International Airport – ORD to hotel: subway/rail fare is $2.25, bus fare is $25, and estimated taxi fare is $35. For subway/rail, take the Blue Line train to Monroe/Dearborn stop. Take Monroe east to the hotel. The Palmer House is on the south side of the street.

Chicago Midway Airport – MDW to hotel: subway/rail fare is $2.25, bus fare is $20, and estimated taxi fare is $25. For subway/rail, take the Orange Line from Midway to downtown. Get off at the Adams/Wabash stop. The Palmer House is located on the west side of Wabash Avenue.

Driving: Click here to download directions from the hotel webpage; the drive time is 30 to 60 minutes from the airports. Self-parking at Hilton is $41 per day.

Conference Submission Site

Conference Registration Site
Hotel Reservation Site

Key Dates

Draft Manuscripts:
due September 26, 2014

Best Student Paper Nominations:
due October 10, 2014

Workshop Proposals:
due October 17, 2014

Acceptance/Rejection Notice:
by January 31, 2015

Final Manuscript Submission:
due March 15, 2015

Sponsorship Opportunities
Sponsor the 2015 ACC and
have your logo featured here.

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Contacts for Sponsors:

Jianbo Lu
[email protected]
(Vice Chair for Industry & Applications)

Randal W. Beard
[email protected]
(Exhibits Chair)

Richard D. Braatz
[email protected]
(General Chair)