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Gleacher Conference Center, The University of Chicago


450 N. Cityfront Plz. Dr., Chicago IL 60611

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Downtown Chicago’s premier meeting destination located at Michigan Avenue and the Chicago River. Offering 41 well-appointed meeting rooms including 13 tiered classrooms (capacities: 71 guests-134 guests), executive boardrooms, and several flexible meeting rooms. Numerous private dining rooms overlooking the city, Lake Michigan and Chicago River with catering provided by Wolfgang Puck Catering. All meetings are professionally supported by an award-winning conference service, audiovisual and catering staff. Don’t forget to explore our PIMCO Midway Club on the fifth floor.

The PIMCO Midway Club is Chicago Booth’s lounge and dining venue, located on the fifth floor of the Gleacher Center in the heart of downtown Chicago. Overlooking the city and the river, the PIMCO Midway Club offers stunning views and a sophisticated environment perfect for a business lunch, board meeting, or cocktails with colleagues and friends.

PIMCO Midway Club:
Lunch 11:30AM – 2PM
Cocktails 5–11PM

Lunch reservations 312.464.8775
Private events 312.464.8787

Services Offered

Arrange Transportation

Wheelchair Accessible

Business Center

Miles from O'Hare Airport30.0

Miles from Midway Airport30.0

Restaurant(s) On-site

ATM Machine On-site

ADA Compliant

Food On-siteRestaurant

Private Ballroom Space Available

Preferred Catering Providers

Number of Meeting Rooms41

Largest Room, Theater Capacity350

Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing)350

Largest Room, Classroom Capacity134

Largest Room, Banquet Capacity (Seated)220

Largest Room, Ceiling Height10.0

Exhibit Space Available

Largest Room, Max Capacity350

Largest Room, Square Footage3070

On-Site Catering

On-site Audio/Visual Equipment

In-house/Exclusive Caterer(s)

Complete Buy-out Available

Max Capacity, Theater Style350

Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing)350

Max Capacity, Classroom Style134

Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated)220

Video Conferencing Available

Total Square Footage of Meeting Space50000

Max Venue Capacity350

Private Meeting Space Available

Max Restaurant Capacity90

Private Dining Available

Group Menu

Group Breakfast Available

Avg Meal Price/Person (appetizer, entrée, dessert)$$$$ = $35 and up

Box Lunches Available

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Gleacher Conference CenterPIMCO Midway Bar and VerandaPIMCO Midway BoardroomMedium Tiered Meeting Room (104 seats)Dining Room 621Dining Room 621 (east view)PIMCO Midway Bar and VerandaPremium Medium Executive Meeting Room 422Large Executive Meeting Room 600Reception Area 650

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