USEFUL INFORMATION

Participation is free but the number of places is limited, so prior registration is essential

OVERVIEW

'Destination Europe' events showcase the vibrant and exciting research and innovation culture in Europe and the opportunities available to researchers, from anywhere in the world, interested in working in Europe.

It is a joint initiative of the European Union and its Member States.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Researchers, of any nationality, who are considering their next career move to Europe
  • International officers and Career Guidance Officers of universities/ research organisations
  • Anyone interested in learning about the research and innovation landscape and opportunities in Europe

CONFERENCE OUTLINE

At the Chicago event you will find :

  • Experts from European research organisations, funding agencies and European Commission services who will present programmes, initiatives and excellent institutions open to applicants from all over the world
  • Researchers who have had the experience of working in Europe temporarily or permanently and who will share their experience with you
  • Information about the practicalities of moving to Europe (scientific visa, mobility centres etc.)
  • An exhibition space providing additional detailed information

VENUE OF THE CONFERENCE

  HOTEL MONACO****
225 N Wabash Avenue
Chicago, IL 60601, USA
Phone: +1 (312) 960-8500
http://www.monaco-chicago.com/

Venue directions :
http://www.monaco-chicago.com/chicago-loop-hotel/map-directions.html

Parking:
Valet parking at the Monaco Hotel

Public transportation
The nearest metro station is State/Lake (Loop L): brown, orange, purple, green and pink line.
The nearest bus station is Wacker Place & Wabash: lines 2; 10 and 124

TRAVEL AND ACCOMMODATION

  Neither travel nor accommodation will be covered by the organisation.

If you want to stay at Hotel Monaco click here

Alternative accommodation options (walking distance from/to Hotel Monaco):

LOGISTICS

  For information about the organisation and your registration, please contact:
Ms Celine Sylvain - TEAMWORK – 8 rue du Dahomey – 75011 Paris – France
destinationeurope@teamwork.fr
https://destinationeurope-chicago.teamwork.fr
Tel: +33 1 4367 7979

ORGANISATION

  For information about the programme, please contact:
Mrs Mihaela Meresi
EUROPEAN COMMISSION – DG RTD
Email: mihaela.meresi@ec.europa.eu
Tel: +32 2 2955464

Consent for Use of Photographic Images

  Registration and attendance at, or participation in, a Destination Europe event constitutes consent by the registrant to permit the European Commission to use and distribute (both now and in the future) the registrant or attendee's image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions, and audiotapes of such events and activities.