WHEN Thursday July 21 - Friday July 22
WHERE Chicago, IL InterContinental Chicago

Join us for ChicagoAAN 2022!

Join the Association of Alternative Newsmedia in July in Chicago for our 2022 Annual Convention, taking place in Chicago, Illinois at the InterContinental Chicago Hotel, July 21st - 22nd, 2022.  It's ChicagoAAN 2022!

This year's convention, hosted by member paper Chicago Reader, will feature the quality sessions and networking you've come to know and love about AAN Conferences. Our in-person convention will be following all pertinent Covid-19 safety restrictions and guidelines, as recommended at the time of the conference.

ChicagoAAN2022 will include two days of in-person programming plus special Saturday morning nonprofit programming. Member pricing for ChicagoAAN 2022 is $349 for members and $249 for each additional in-person attendee. Register early for the best savings!

ChicagoAAN 2022 programming is designed to be both inspirational and immediately helpful to your team today! Join us as we hear from some of the brightest minds in journalism right now, along with all of the great practical programming that our members expect. 


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Covid-19 Safety Measures

We are committed to your safety.

While COVID regulations are rapidly changing, the current policies are in place at the Intercontinental Chicago. We will update this list as guidelines change.

Sanitizer Stations Throughout:
Touchless hand sanitizer stations have been placed throughout all public, event spaces, and in back-of-house areas of the hotel.

Enhanced and More Frequent Cleaning: EPA-rated hospital-grade disinfectants will be standard protocol and used in guest rooms and to clean public, event and back-of-house areas.

Personal Protection Equipment Required: All hotel associates are required to wear face masks in all areas, all guests must wear face masks in public spaces.

Vaccine Proof Required: Proof of vaccine is currently required to enter the hotel pool, fitness center, bars and restaurants