23rd Biennial Conference of the APS Topical Group on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter (SCCM23)

June 18-June 23, 2023 • Chicago, Illinois

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Attendees of any APS in-person or virtual events are expected to meet standards of professional conduct as described in the APS Code of Conduct. Violations of these standards may disqualify people from future participation.

Housing & Travel Information


Sheraton Grand Chicago Riverwalk
301 East North Water Street, Chicago, IL 60611

Housing Deadline: May 26, 2023 

The SCCM23 venue is the Sheraton Grand Chicago Riverwalk Hotel, 301 East North Water Street, Chicago, IL.
Located along the Chicago Riverwalk, enjoy the convenience of being only steps away from Navy Pier, Millennium Park and Michigan Avenue shopping. Sheraton Grand Chicago
The hotel offers SCCM23 participants the Gov Per Diem rate of $216/night between June 16 - 24, 2023 for up to double occupancy until the hotel reservation deadline of May 26.

The fitness center is open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day with Cardiovascular treadmills, Elliptical Machines, Exercise Bikes, Weight Machines, and free weights. The Indoor heated swimming pool is open daily from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
On-site parking is $65/night.

To get to the hotel from Chicago’s O’Hare (ORD) airport:
  • CTA trains - take the blue line to the Clark/Lake stop and walk the 1mile to the hotel or catch a cab from there.
  • Taxi, Lyft, or Uber – between $35-60 based on traffic and time