ECRIS 2008
18th International Workshop on ECR Ion Sources
Chicago, Illinois  USA - September 15 - 18, 2008
Chicago Skyline

Hosted by Argonne National Laboratory

Chicago Theater


The workshop hotel is the DAYS INN Chicago, located approximately 2.6 km from the workshop venue. Although bus service will be provided, it is a pleasant walk through Lincoln Park to the History Museum. A complimentary deluxe continental breakfast buffet (fresh squeezed juices, fresh fruit, cereals, sweet rolls, pastries, bagels with flavored cream cheeses, fresh waffles, and a variety of specialty teas as well as premium coffee) is included in the hotel rate.

We have reserved a number of rooms for the time period September 14th - 18th at the DAYS INN Chicago.
Reservations are made directly to the hotel as instructed below. Note the early cutoff date for reservations.

CUTOFF DATE for reservations: July 4th, 2008
To reserve call 1-888-576-3297 (from outside US: +1-773-525-7010) and
ask for reservations under the code name: ECRW

Please contact the hotel directly at these numbers and do not use the on-line reservation system.
If you are booking via email,  you will need to provide your name, address, phone number, and credit card information.

Rates (which includes continental breakfast buffet) are:

Standard rooms: 1 full size bed @ $85.50, 2 full size beds @ 95.40
Executive rooms: 1 queen size bed $112.00, 1 king size bed $120

DAYS INN Chicago Lincoln Park North
644 West Diversey Parkway (corner of Diversey/Clark/Broadway)
Chicago, IL  60614
phone: +1-773-525-7010, reservations: 1-888-576-3297


There are also rooms available on a first-come first-served basis at a reduced rate at the Hotel Indigo located 0.8 km south of the workshop venue. No shuttle bus service will be available from this location. You must contact Carolyn Martinez at the hotel directly at +1 312 416-5809 or and inform her that you are booking for the ECRIS08 Workshop. The rate is $209 per night for a standard room.

1244 North Dearborn Parkway
Chicago, IL 60610
Phone: +1-312-416-5809
Contact: (revised 5/27)


Hotels can be found through travel search engines:

Below are hotels near the Days Inn and/or Chicago History Museum. Please contact the hotels directly for availability, price, and reservations.

Belden Stratford
2300 Lincoln Park West
Chicago, IL  60614
($299 + tax)

Majestic Hotel
528 West Brompton
Chicago, IL  60657
($189 - $269 + tax)
*Two Night Minimum

City Suites
933 West Belmont
Chicago, IL  60657
($289 - $309 + tax)

The Willows
555 W Surf St.
Chicago, IL  60657

($239 - $269 + tax)

The Inn at Lincoln Park
600 West Diversey Parkway
Chicago, IL  60614
($174 + tax)

Wooded Isle Suites
5750 S. Stony Island Ave.
Chicago, IL  60637
($163 - $196 + tax)