Annual Preview: Events in Chicago in 2009

Membership Events.   Details on ALCTS 101, the Exhibits, President's Program, Awards, and more.

Interest Group Events.   Annual 09 Interest Group Events

Programs, Preconferences, and Forums.   Details including topics, times, locations, and speaker information.

Schedule by Group.   Annual Conference events organized by sponsoring group.

Schedule by Date and Time.   Listing of Annual Conference events organized by day and time.

ALA is paying for WiFi at McCormick Place during the ALA Conference

So it will be available at no charge in the public areas and meeting rooms in the building and the Hyatt Conference Center (not complimentary at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place Hotel, however).

As WiFi systems are not as reliable as wired cretain applications and Internet activities will NOT function and/or may disrupt other attendee and exhibitor access:

  • Audio, Video, Data Streaming
  • Network Address Translation (NAT)
  • Net Meeting (inbound or outbound)
  • Inbound SNMP
  • Inbound Remote Control applications (Citrix, PC Anywhere, Remote Terminal Service, etc)
  • Routing Devices
  • Virtual Private Networks
  • Inbound FTP
  • Advanced Instant Messaging (such as whiteboard sharing)