Oral Abstract Presentations


Concurrent Sessions


You will have a total of 12 minutes; 7 minutes of presentation, followed by 5 minutes for discussion.  Time limits will be strictly enforced.  Please be in the room for your session 10 minutes before the start time.  The chairpersons will start strictly on time and end on time.  Presentations times will not be changed.

We recommend that the background material be covered in 1-2 slides only.  All presenters are required to include a statement disclosing any conflict of interest related to your abstract as the first slide of your presentation.


Plenary Sessions


You will have a total of 10 minutes for your presentation followed by 5 minutes for discussion.  Time limits will be strictly enforced.  Please be in the room for your session 10 minutes before the start time.  The chairpersons will start strictly on time and end on time.  

We recommned that the background material be covered in 1-2 slides only.  All presenters are required to include a statement disclosing any conflict of interest related to your abstracts as the first slide of your presentation.


Registration


All abstract presenters must register to attend the Congress.  Book your registration today!

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Housing


Discounted Reservation Deadline Extended:
April 17, 2017

ATC has negotiated discounted hotel rooms for attendees/exhibitors/supporters.  

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Highlighted Hotels

Sheraton Grand Chicago - $275 (plus tax)

  • Complimentary Continental Breakfast with Assorted Charcuterie
    • Sunday, April 30, 2017 to Tuesday, May 2, 2017 form 6:00 am -8:00 am in Riverwalk B
  • Complimentary Basic WiFi in All Guestrooms
  • Dedicated Shuttle Transportation to/from McCormickCenter
  • ATC Guests of the Sheraton will be entered into a drawing to win Macy's Gift Cards.  One $200 Grand Prize, One $100 Prize, Ten $50 Prize
  • Discounted Reservation Deadline Extended to April 17, 2017

Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park - $252 (plus tax)

  • Complimentary shuttle transportation to/from McCormick Center
  • 15% Discount on hotel Restaurant and Spa services
  • Discounted Reservation Deadline Extended to April 17, 2017

Shuttle Transportation


Transportation is provided for attendees staying at Official ATC 2017 Hotels ONLY.

ATC provides complimentary shuttle bus service for attendess/exhibitors/supporters staying at OFFICIAL ATC 2017 HOTELS ONLY and McCormick Place.  Attendees/exhibitors/supporters not staying at  ATC official hotels will NOT be permitted shuttle access.  

Please allow a minimum of 30-40 minutes travel time from the hotels to McCormick Place during peak traffic conditions or inclement weather. Peak times are considered 6:00 am – 9:30 am and 4:45 pm – 8:00 pm. Upon arrival, familiarize yourself with the shuttle bus pick-up and drop-off locations for your hotel.

Peak Shuttle Service: Every 10 - 15 minutes

Non-peak Shuttle Service: Every 20 Minutes

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