Learn, Travel, Explore
From the moment you arrive in Chicago, you’ll understand why this city is one of the leading destinations for conventions and meetings. Combining big city culture with Midwestern hospitality, Chicago is home to world-class restaurants, award-winning theaters, celebrated museums, beautiful waterfront views and dozens of historic districts to explore. This dynamic city, paired with the largest convention center in North America, makes Chicago the perfect place to relax and conduct business — all in one trip.
Second city? Not by our count. Chicago is world-class in so many categories — magnificent architechture, stunning museums, brilliant chefs, a massive brilliant scene, and so much to do that you’ll never see it all.
Condé Nast Traveler, A 2018 Best City in the U.S.
Additional Travel Details
Why Attend DDW?
Learn why DDW is the must-attend GI event of 2020 and what’s included in registration.
Chicago is home to world-class restaurants, award-winning theaters and waterfront views.
Weather in Chicago
Average temperatures in May can reach up to nearly 70°F.