2015 FPIRC Hotel Deadline September 24

The hotel deadline for the 2015 Fluid Power Innovation and Research Conference, taking place October 14-16 at the Radisson Blu in Chicago, is fast approaching. Be sure to book your room before time runs out.

A limited block of rooms has been reserved at:

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel
221 North Columbus Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (800) 333-3333, or online at this link
Rate: $259
Cut-off Date: Thursday, September 24, 2015
Be sure to ask for the group rate reserved for ASME

Since FPIRC is held in conjunction with the biennial ASME/Bath Symposium on Fluid Power & Motion Control (also at the Radisson Blu, October 12-14, 2015), one room block has been reserved for both conferences.

More information about the ASME/Bath conference can be found at: https://www.asmeconferences.org/FPMC2015/.

Those planning to attend both the ASME/Bath conference and FPIRC 2015 should plan to arrive on Sunday, October 11 (events planned to begin at 6:00 PM that day) and to depart on Friday, October 16 (events planned to conclude at 12:00 noon that day).

Those planning to attend just FPIRC 2015 should plan to arrive on Wednesday, October 14 (events planned to begin at 12:00 noon that day) and to depart on Friday, October 16 (events planned to conclude at 12:00 noon that day).

For more information about FPIRC, including registration and a list of current attendees, visit: https://nfpahub.com/events/conferences/fpirc/ 

Any questions about the conference can be directed to Alyssa Burger at alyssa@umn.edu.

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