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Pre-and-Post Conference Events

Pre-Conference: Wed, June 10th

Tour of Millennium Park (Meet at Joffrey Tower between 3-3:15pm)

If you’re getting into town on Wednesday, we have booked a free tour of Millennium Park with Chicago Greeter at 3:30pm. Meet us at the Joffrey Tower between 3-3:15 so we can go over together. Millennium Park is a gorgeous, a state-of-the-art collection of architecture, landscape design and art that provide the backdrop for hundreds of free cultural programs including concerts, exhibitions, tours, and family activities An inspiring interaction between sculpture, architecture and nature, and an iconic feature of the Chicago landscape.¬†Please RSVP to info@duncansymposium.com¬†. We do need to know numbers!

Meet-up at Palmer House Hilton at 6pm

Join us at the historic Palmer House lobby for a casual kick off to the symposium. Built over 140 years ago, The Palmer House would have surely been a place Isadora might have visited during her brief time in Chicago. It’s also the site where the brownie was invented! We’ll meet in the lovely art deco lobby for tea and brownies, drinks and some pre-symposium conversation. Come say hi to friends!

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Palmer House Lobby: 17 E. Monroe Street, Chicago

You’re welcome to join for one or both! We think these will be a lovely, relaxed way to connect with other attendees before the Symposium kicks off on Thursday morning.

Post-Conference: Sat, June 13th

Following the Symposium, we’re happy to invite you to a reception and dinner at the Silversmith Hotel, beginning at 5pm….we hope you’ll be able to join us to celebrate the end of our time together! Here are the options; please select what you would like from the drop-down menu on the Paypal button to pay and reserve your spot.

5-6:30pm Reception 
Light food with a cash bar
Contribution $20
Click to reserve your place

6:30pm Dinner
Adamus Restaurant
Contribution $55
Click to reserve your place

BOTH: $75
Click to reserve your place at both

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Silversmith Hotel, 10 S Wabash Avenue, Chicago