Use the resources below to help prepare for your trip to Greenbuild International Conference and Expo. From information on the city and convention center to hotel & travel deals, you'll find everything you need to make your trip cost effective, smooth, and fun!


Hotels for Greenbuild 2018 are now available and many are expected to sell out. Book early to get the location you want in the exciting city of Chicago.



Chicago is one of the world's largest cities, known for bold architecture, skyscrapers, museums and green space.


McCormick Place

 As the largest convention center in North America located in the most American of American cities, Chicago, McCormick Place has hosted numerous global events, conventions and gatherings. McCormick Place comprises four state-of-the-art buildings, the West, South and North Buildings and Lakeside Center. These buildings have a combined total of 2.6 million square feet of exhibit space, 1.2 million square feet all on one level, making it the nation's largest convention center.

Transportation in Chicago

Whether you're traveling by air, land or sea, we have provided travel discounts to make your trip more affordable and the resources for exploring Chicago easy.



If you are not from the United States and require a visa to enter the country, you can print a Visa letter during the registration process.


Lyft Discount

Rideshare to and from McCormick Place and save! Get 20% off from Nov. 13 thru Nov. 17 (up to $5 off per ride). Use promo code GREENBUILD or follow the button below.

Dining in Chicago

Did you know that there is a thriving sustainable dining movement in Chicago? The 2018 Host Committee, Illinois Green, has put their heads together and come up with a short list of green restaurants to try while you're in town.