Originally Posted by Illinois Marge
It's definitely a chore. Have to get up earlier to catch the train, worry about parking near the station, schedules, commute time increases 5 or 6 fold, etc. Only good thing (aside from the vendor learning stuff) is that it is being held on the 45th floor of the Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower) --> so beautiful views if I get bored.
I hope you enjoyed the views! That sounds like quite a spot!
Hope you enjoyed the conference, too.