ASTA is proud to bring our CSS 2016 & Seed Expo back to our “home away from home,” the Hyatt Regency Chicago, host to the convention since 1977. This recently renovated hotel has undergone even more updates this year, with 16 new meeting rooms and a new West Tower bar since we last visited in December 2015.


The ASTA group block at the Hyatt Regency Chicago opened August 1.

Rate:                     $152 per night for single/double occupancy

Deadline:            November 15, 2016

Included in the rate: Wifi in the guest room and 35% off hotel parking rates

Address:              151 East Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601

To make a reservation:
Registration for the conference  required in order to reserve a room in the ASTA block. The link to the ASTA group block and your individual Registration ID number will be provided for you within your registration confirmation email, once registered.


NOTE: ASTA registration options begin at just $50, with a Networking Only registration type, allowing you to be listed in our attendee directory and have an identification badge as an official supporter of the convention as you conduct your business appointments across the week.


Overflow Hotel: Swissotel Chicago, 323 E. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL  60601

Rate:                     $185 single/double

Deadline:             November 11, 2016

Please contact for the link to ASTA reservations in this block.

NOTICE: ASTA registration is required in order to use rooms in the ASTA group blocks at both the Hyatt Regency Chicago and the Swissotel Chicago. These blocks will be cross-checked against ASTA registration. Non-registrants will be converted to a reservation outside of the ASTA block, at prevailing rates, prior to your departure in Chicago.