Conference Hotel: Palmer House

As a courtesy to our delegates, we are pleased to offer a discounted hotel group room rate to assist with travel planning. If you will be taking advantage of this option, please remember to book early as the room rate does expire and will no longer be offered after the block is at capacity.

The Organization Studies Conference is pleased to offer a room block at Palmer House.

From the hotel: "Palmer House A Hilton Hotel has 140 years of experience, winning over downtown Chicago travelers with award-winning service. Set in the heart of the theatre, financial, and shopping district, this landmark hotel is within walking distance to the Windy City's most famous attractions, including the Art Institute of Chicago, Millennium Park, State Street shopping, Willis Tower, Shedd Aquarium, the Field Museum, Buckingham Fountain, and Navy Pier."

The conference venue, University of Illinois at Chicago, Student Center East, can be reached in 15 minutes by taking the Blue Line (view map).

Check-in time: 3:00 PM
Check-out time: 11:00 AM

Hotel Rates

As a courtesy to delegates of the Organization Studies Conference, we have arranged for a special conference rate. Room rates are subject to availability.

King Bed $189 (excludes taxes)

Please note: Palmer House is sold out for the night of May 29, 2020 (the conference runs 27-28 May, 2020).


  • complimentary Wifi
  • TV with cable
  • hair dryer
  • in-room safe
  • iron & ironing board
  • business center
  • room service
  • luggage storage
  • concierge desk
  • fitness room & pool
  • onsite restaurant & bar
  • all-inclusive breakfast available for $31/day
  • garage parking available for $47/day
  • laundry service & self-service laundry facilities


This specially negotiated rate for the Organization Studies Conference participants is available until 5 May 2020. To make a reservation at Palmer House, click the button below.

Air Travel

oneworld® is pleased to be the official airline alliance of the Twentieth International Conference on Knowledge, Culture, and Change in Organizations

attendee benefits

  • Discounts on flights for attendees and one travel companion.
  • Travel up to seven days before and seven days after the event.
  • Flights available from all oneworld member airlines and affiliates.
  • Enjoy a user-friendly booking tool showing the most convenient flight options.
  • 24-hour support via email or phone.
  • Earn rewards and tier status points on eligible oneworld flights.
  • Frequent flyer privileges including access to some 650 premium airport lounges worldwide, fast track at security lanes in selected airports and extra baggage allowance.*
  • Seamless connections and quality service on oneworld member airlines.

*Privileges depend on your oneworld tier status level. For more information visit

take advantage today

Visit, select 'Attendee' and enter event code OW12A19 to access our online booking tool.