Hotel EMC2, Autograph Collection

228 East Ontario Street, Chicago, Illinois 60611 USA
+1 312-915-0000
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Organise a meeting or event

Send your requirements to our expert planners for more information on pricing and room availability.

  • 5

    Event rooms

  • 462 sq m

    Total event space

  • 110

    Capacity largest space

About this venue

  • Reserve one of our sophisticated meeting rooms for your next corporate event near Chicago

  • Impress your event attendees with state-of-the-art AV equipment in our all of conference rooms

  • Host a post-meeting cocktail reception in our stylish Archive Lounge, moments from downtown Chicago

  • Soak up the scenes and sunlight of Chicago from floor-to-ceiling windows in our meeting spaces

  • Unwind with conference colleagues over drinks at the Albert, our restaurant and bar near downtown

  • Book a block of 10 or more guest rooms for your meeting attendees staying in the heart of Chicago

Hosting a meeting?

Engage with team members to boost creativity and brainpower in one of our flexible and functional meeting spaces, which seat up to 65 people.

Plan an inspired event

Attendee Booking Tools

We can provide you with a unique complimentary Reservation Link that makes it easy for your guests to reserve their rooms.

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Manage your event with ease

Group Lists

If you have a list of your guests, we can make reservations for all of them.

Rooming Lists

We can send you a report showing which of your guests have reserved rooms and when they plan to arrive.

Mobile Check-In

Guests can check in before their stay, receive instant alerts when their room is ready and check out by skipping the front desk.

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Equipment and services

Meeting equipment

AV equipment

LCD projector



TV production service provider

Meeting services

AV technician

Security guard


Business equipment



Business services

Copy service

Fax service

Network/Internet printing

Overnight delivery/pickup


High-speed internet access

Meeting rooms: Wired, Wireless


Afternoon Break

Coffee Break

Continental Breakfast


Full Breakfast




Floor plans

Capacity chart

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  • Emmy Noether
  • 8.5x8.8x3
  • 75
  • 60
  • 27
  • 24
  • 21
  • 60
  • 48
  • Symmetry
  • 7.9x11.6x3
  • 92
  • 90
  • 54
  • 30
  • 36
  • 100
  • 56
  • Terrace
  • 3.5x18.3x3
  • 64
  • 24
  • 35
  • 18
  • Archive Lounge
  • 15.5x6.2x4.6
  • 74
  • 50
  • the Albert Restaurant
  • 19.8x7.9x6.1
  • 157
  • 110
  • 80

Room setup examples

Setup Example


Appropriate for large sessions and short lectures that do not require extensive note-taking. This is a convenient setup to use before breaking into discussion or role-playing groups because chairs can be moved.

Setup Example


Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.

Setup Example

Schoolroom or Classroom

The most desirable setup for medium to large-size lectures. Requires a relatively large room. Tables provide attendees with space for spreading out materials and taking notes.

Setup Example

E-shape, U-shape and T-shape

Appropriate for groups of fewer than 40 people. These are best for interaction with a leader seated at the head of the setup. Audiovisual is usually best set up at the open end of the seating.

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Stand-up social function where beverages and light foods are served. Foods may be presented on small buffet tables or passed by servers. May precede a meal function.

Setup Example

Ovals and Rounds

Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.

Setup Example

Conference and Hollow Square

Appropriate for interactive discussions and note-taking sessions for fewer than 25 people. Many hotels have elegant "boardrooms" for 10 to 20 people, equipped with full audiovisual capabilities, a writing board, cork board and a flip chart.

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