Q: Where will Forefront be held?
A: The main Forefront activities will be held in the Aon Grand Ballroom at Navy Pier:
600 E Grand Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
Saturday night’s Gala Event will take place at The Museum of Science and Industry:
5700 S Lake Shore Dr
Chicago, IL 60637
Q: When will Forefront take place?
A: Friday – Sunday, September 29 – October 1, 2017
Q: What will we be doing each day?
A: Check out our full agenda here.
Q: How can I book my hotel room?
A: We have reserved a block of rooms at The W Hotel at 644 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60611. You can book your room by visiting The Forefront Dedicated Reservation Site or calling 1-877-WHotels and mentioning the Forefront room block. There will be a shuttle running from the W Hotel to all Forefront activities.
If you have special needs or requests, or would like to book additional nights before or after the conference, please contact our W Hotel Housing Coordinator, Jessie Ray, at 312-266-8987.
In order to secure the discounted rate, reservations must be made by August 31, 2017.
** Please note that there are a limited number of rooms available so we encourage you to book early. **
Q: Can I share a room with another attendee?
A: We are not able to coordinate room sharing between attendees. However, we suggest posting a message in our Facebook Group to find another attendee who is interested in sharing a room. The W Hotel does have a limited number of rooms available with two double beds for those of you who do want to share accommodations.
Q: Is registration transferable?
A: Yes. If you would like to transfer your ticket to someone else, please email email@example.com with the full name and email address of the person who you are gifting or transferring your ticket to. Please note that all transfers must be completed no later than September 15th. After this date no ticket transfers will be allowed.
Please note that in order to maintain the integrity of our event, if you are selling your ticket in the Forefront Facebook group it may only be listed for the full price you paid for your ticket. We will remove any posts for ticket sales that offer discounted pricing.
Q: What is the cancellation or refund policy?
A: As stated on our sales page, due to the nature of this event all sales are final. For additional Terms and Conditions: iwillteachyoutoberich.com/disclosure
Q: Can I change my chosen curriculum track at the event?
A: Due to the nature of the workshops and the number of attendees, we cannot accommodate last-minute changes of your curriculum track or Rich Life Experience.
Q: Who should I contact if I have a disability and need special assistance at Forefront?
A: Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Q: Will I be videotaped or photographed if I attend Forefront?
A: Yes, we will have a video crew and photographers at Forefront. You will be asked to sign a mandatory waiver prior to the event.
Q: Which airport should I fly into?
A: You can fly into either Midway or O’Hare airports.
Q: Will there be food and beverages served?
A: Lunch will be provided on Saturday and Sunday. Friday night’s Cocktail Event will have heavy appetizers and cocktails. Saturday night’s party will also have heavy appetizers and cocktails at the Museum of Science and Industry.
Q: Is there free transportation to and from the airport?
A: No. It is recommended to take the EL train, a taxi or Uber to/from Navy Pier or to arrange airport shuttle transportation with an outside provider.
Q: What should I wear?
A: While there is no “official” dress code, we encourage you to dress like the top performers we know you are. We do have a few suggestions:
- For Friday night’s cocktail party, dress like you are going out with friends to a club or nice restaurant.
- The conference sessions are business casual. No need for stuffy business attire but no PJs, either.
- And for Saturday night’s cocktail party at the Museum of Science and Industry — dress to impress! It may be a little chilly so be sure to bring a wrap or jacket.
- Please make sure to bring a jacket or sweater to the daily sessions as it tends to get cold in the meeting room from time to time.
- Wear comfortable walking shoes.
Q: What time does Forefront start and where do I register?
A: Registration takes place in the Foyer at The Aon Grand Ballroom of Navy Pier. Our first event kicks off at 7pm on Friday, September 29th, 2017. For our full agenda, click here. If you are unable to attend Friday night’s events, you can pick up your registration packet Saturday morning between 8am and 8:45am.
Q: I’m trying to book my flight to leave on Sunday night. Can you tell me what time Forefront will be over?
A: No later than 6:00pm Central Time.
Q: Is it okay to record the seminars?
A: No, there will be a lot of confidential and proprietary information being shared.
Q: I’m having trouble getting my flight booked. Can you help?
A: We cannot provide travel booking assistance. If you are looking for travel products and quotes online, we suggest you visit kayak.com or your air carrier of choice.
Q: Are you able to accommodate dietary restrictions?
A: We will have some gluten free and vegan options available at meals. If you have a specific concern, please email email@example.com. We also ask that you be diligent in your attention to your dietary restrictions.
If you have a question that has not been answered above, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll answer you as quickly as possible…can’t wait to see you in Chicago!