When it comes to extrusion processing, Extrusion 2019 is the industry’s premier conference event. It is geared specifically for extrusion plant and production managers, engineers, technology leaders, maintenance personnel, and anyone else working in the extrusion industry.
The 2019 conference takes place from September 17–19 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL.
This year’s program will cover the latest research, trends, solutions, and best practices in film, compounding, sheet, and pipe, profile, and tubing. These various areas in extrusion will be discussed in specific breakout sessions that you can plan to attend based on their relevance.
Throughout the weekend, there will be over 75 technical sessions led by experts and more than 80 different exhibitors showing off their knowledge and wares on the conference floor. You’ll also be able to network with some of the best and brightest in the industry.
It’s worth noting that over the past few years, Rosemont has become a premier destination for startups, industry, and business. Its attractive location right by Chicago gives it a big city vibe without as much congestion.
If there’s any chance you’ll need a ride, discover Rosemont transportation options.
Here’s a complete overview of the various options for transportation available to travelers visiting Rosemont and nearby areas.
Chicago Area Transit El Train
Available at the Rosemont bus station, this is a classic way to get across. If you don’t mind navigating the schedule, hopping on a train with other locals might for you.
Pace Bus – Rosemont City Bus
While the bus line isn’t at the top of everyone’s list of things to do, there are times when it’s a convenient way to roll around town and take care of business. Not to mention, it’s a more scenic approach to be able to take in different parts of town while seeing what each one offers.
Rideshare by Lyft/Uber of Rosemont
Lyft was the latecomer to the scene in Rosemont as it only came after Uber came in and disrupted the marketplace to shift it in the direction of rideshare dominance. However, they did show up finally in 2018, making Lyft and Uber both great transportation options.
There are accommodations galore in the Rosemont area.
Befitting a growing economic zone, there are plenty of great hotels in the Rosemont area. The Hyatt Regency O’Hare Chicago is a popular choice. It’s the largest hotel outside of the city and offers guests great service with tons of amenities. Its on-site Red Bar & Lounge provides great food and drink. The spacious rooms, fitness center, and free Wi-Fi make your stay comfortable. The Hilton Rosemont/Chicago O’Hare is also frequented often by business travelers. It is actually connected to the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center via an enclosed sky bridge, making it perfect for attendees to Extrusion 2019.
Don’t go hungry! Embrace a nice meal from one of the best places to eat in Rosemont.
As far as keeping your tummy full while you’re in town for this event, you’re surely not going to be disappointed at what the community has to offer at its many fine restaurants.
Here’s a list of the top 5 restaurants in Rosemont as determined by the opinions of travelers who’ve passed through and shared their experiences for the world to discover. It’s the only way to do it and will ensure our readers don’t get misguided when they trust us as their source of the info they need.
1. Gibson’s Bar and Steakhouse
2. The Capital Grille
4. Morton’s The Steakhouse
Any of these restaurants is the perfect place to continue conversations from Extrusion 2019 and get a great meal at the same time. You can really work up an appetite learning about extrusion!