Creative Talent Expo 2013: Professionals Info

Creative Talent Expo Professional Info


This event has been canceled. 

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  • Creative Talent Expo:
  • Thursday, March 7th, 2013
  • 1-4 PM
  • Stage Two
  • 618 S. Michigan Avenue
  • Chicago, IL 60605


  • Event Info

    At the fair, you can meet and recruit artists and designers from the nation's largest and most diverse private arts, media, and communication college. Columbia College Chicago is the premier incubator of creative talent in this country. This is your opportunity to engage with next generation of creatives as they enter the professional world.

  • About Columbia

    The ability to think creatively and work collaboratively drives success in today's competitive and ever-changing economy. A Columbia College Chicago education meets the demands of this challenging environment, preparing designers, producers, musicians, writers, filmmakers, performers, and artists for successful careers as part of the world's next generation of innovators.

    About Columbia | Majors and Programs

  • Event Parking

    Though street parking is available at metered locations along the street, most visitors to Columbia's South Loop campus park their cars in paid lots located along Wabash Avenue between Congress Parkway and Roosevelt Road (600 South to 1200 South). Daily rates start at about $8.

  • Accommodations

    Columbia College Chicago has an agreement with the following hotels for a discounted stay on Wednesday, March 6th and Thursday, March 7th. If you choose to stay at one of these hotels, please call the hotel and say that you want the Columbia College Chicago rate when making your reservation.

     

    • Wyndham Blake Chicago
    • Columbia College Chicago Rate - $99/night, King Bed
    • 500 S Dearborn
    • Chicago IL 60605
    • T: 312.986.1234
    • D: 312.344.4950
    • F: 312.939.2468
    • www.hotelblake.com

     

     

    • Club Quarters Central Loop
    • Columbia College Chicago Rate - $126/night, Queen Bed
    • 111 West Adams Street
    • Chicago, IL 60603
    • T: 312-214-6400
    • http://www.clubquarters.com/loc_chicago.php

     

     

    • Club Quarter on Wacker
    • Columbia College Chicago Rate - $126/night, Queen Bed
    • 75 E. Wacker Drive
    • Chicago, IL 60601
    • T: 312-357-6400
    • http://www.clubquarters.com/loc_chicagoWacker.php

     

     

    • The Hyatt at McCormick Place
    • Columbia College Chicago Rate - $114/night, King or Two Doubles
    • 2233 S. King Drive
    • Chicago, IL 60616
    • T: 312-567-1234
    • www.mccormickplace.hyatt.com/

     

For questions contact Katherine Lelek or 312.369.8612.