Schaumburg Convention Center Grants and Incentives


The Schaumburg Convention Center

is the powerhouse meeting facility in the Midwest with abundant free parking. This sophisticated 100,000 square foot state-of-the-art Convention Center features pillar-free space, 30-foot ceilings, 120 feet of covered dock space and Wi-Fi access through-out. Adjacent is an additional 48,000 square feet of meeting space including a 27,500 square-foot ballroom. It’s the perfect combination of high-tech performance and total travel convenience.

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Grants and Incentives

make the Schaumburg Convention Center an attractive Illinois destination for indoor sporting events. With the recent passage of SB 508, sporting events, conventions and trade shows, convening for the first time in Illinois, may qualify for substantial financial assistance to bring an event to Schaumburg.


Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel

is seamlessly adjacent to the Convention Center. This visually arresting escape features a clean, bold architectural design. Here, you’ll find a lifestyle hotel experience that inspires and provokes guests to discover something wonderfully new and unique each and every time they stay. Your guest room is the ultimate personal space, an imaginatively reinvented urban retreat where a new generation of travelers can discover unmatched urbane comfort and stylish design. Ballroom_Classroom_Setup_8317Each of the 474 guest rooms and 26 spacious suites feature sleek, contemporary décor, high speed internet access, and plush accommodations, for the perfect blend of comfort and convenience. Concierge Level rooms feature upgraded amenities and exclusive use of our VIP lounge offering complimentary breakfast and evening hors d’oeuvres.

Over 1,300 committable rooms

are available in well appointed, full-service hotels within close access to the Convention Center including the Embassy Suites Chicago-Schaumburg/Woodfield, Hyatt Regency Schaumburg Chicago and the Chicago Marriott Schaumburg. An additional 23 hotels are located within a short drive from the convention center offering attendee price and brand flexibility.


Discover excellence in an unexpected location.

Chicago Northwest events enjoy unprecedented attendance due to easy access. Schaumburg is located at the crossroads of major highways and only minutes from O’Hare International Airport.

Dining, entertainment and shopping abound.

Schaumburg offers vibrant entertainment options for attendees with over 100 restaurants within a 5-minute drive from the Schaumburg Convention Center anchored with world-class shopping at Woodfield Mall. During downtime, a selection of Metra rail lines can transport site-seers to downtown Chicago within minutes to enjoy the city’s landmark architecture, the remarkable museums and parks, and its stunning lakefront.

One call does it all!

With one call to our seasoned sales staff, Meet Chicago Northwest can put you in touch with hundreds of essential resources and services that guarantee your convention will be an unqualified sensation!

The Schaumburg Convention Center and Meet Chicago Northwest looks forward to working with you on bringing your convention, meeting or sports event to town!

Contact Heather Larson (800-847-4849) with Meet Chicago Northwest to see if you qualify for the SB508 incentive! OR fill out the form below.

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