TDU Convention Information

September 30 - October 2, 2016

Chicago Holiday Inn O'Hare

5615 N Cumberland Ave, Chicago IL 60631


Our convention schedule at a glance:

2016TDUConventionSchedule_Page_1.jpgConvention registration opens at 10 am Friday morning, workshops begin at 1 pm on Friday and run thru the afternoon, followed by a Friday banquet dinner program. On Saturday morning, registration opens at 8:00 am. Our first session will begin at 9:30 am. Workshops and programs will be held all day and into the evening, including a Saturday night banquet. On Sunday morning, we will have UPS, Freight, and other industry meetings starting at 9 am and workshops from noon to 1:45 pm. The Convention will wrap at 2:45 pm. 

Below is some information you will need. If you have any questions regarding the convention or your registration, give us a call at 313-842-2600.

Chicago Holiday Inn O'Hare Hotel is located at 5615 N Cumberland Ave, Chicago IL 60631. The phone number is (773) 693-5800 if people need to reach you at the hotel. The hotel has a fitness center and free internet in all guest rooms.

Transportation: There is a free shuttle from the main terminal of the airport to the hotel. You can access the shuttle at Door 2 of the airport bus center. It runs 24 hours on demand.

Parking: Free for all convention attendees.


We want to make sure that your room is correctly reserved. Please let us know right away of any changes in your arrival or departure date to make sure your room will be available when you need it. If you are sharing a room, make sure we have that information to allow for easy check-in. Call TDU, not the Chicago Holiday Inn O'Hare, with any reservation changes.


Full convention registration includes Friday and Saturday dinner, lunch on Saturday and Sunday, morning coffee and breaks. The hotel also has a free breakfast buffet for registered guests. There is also a full service restaurant on site for additional meal needs.

If you have special food needs such as food allergies let us know right away and we will do our best to accommodate you. We may not be able to make menu substitutions on site.


Call us at 313-842-2600 or email us at Staff will be at the Chicago Holiday Inn O'Hare on the afternoon of Thursday, September 29. To reach us there, call (773) 693-5800 and ask for the TDU office.


From The North: Take I-94 South to 294 South to 94 South to I-90 East. Exit Cumberland Avenue South/79A. The hotel is on the left at the first light.

From The South: I-55 North to 294 North to I-90 East exit Cumberland Avenue South/79A. The hotel is on the left at the first light.

From The East: I-90 West exit Cumberland Avenue South/79A. The hotel is on the left at the first light.

From The West: I-90 East. Exit Cumberland Avenue South/79A. The hotel is on the left at the first light.

From O'Hare Airport: I-90 East. Exit Cumberland Avenue South/79A. The hotel is on the left at the first light.

We look forward to seeing you!

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