The new group hotel block is now open and below is the information to share with your attendees. To make reservations, please follow the customized group link below:

Guests can also call 1-800-55-DRAKE and refer to group code IPBC to receive the special rate. The cutoff date for guest room reservations is Wednesday, April 21, 2021.  All active reservations in the old block were moved to the new room block. Hotel will send confirmation email with the new dates.

The 22nd International Perinatal Bereavement Conference will be held at the beautiful and historic Drake Hotel in Chicago, IL centrally located along Magnificent Mile. Built in 1920, The Drake is recognized by Historic Hotels of America for preserving and maintaining its historic integrity, architecture, and ambiance. In addition to the historic elegance, The Drake is known for its outstanding charm, exceptional customer service, and unmatched high standards. This timeless property affords guests easy access to the city's most exclusive shopping, nightlife and dining. 

Guest rooms at The Drake, a Hilton Hotel, are distinguished by their comfort, elegance, and amenities. Relax in a comfortable bed, or surf the Internet via high-speed wireless. All of The Drake hotel accommodations feature high style furniture, HD TVs, and Italian marble bathrooms, enhancing the luxurious ambience. Our distinctively furnished rooms are diligently designed to meet your every need.

Savor the Windy City from any of The Drake rooms from the in-room seating and office space within. Though The Drake has progressed both architecturally and technologically, the roots of The Drake Hotel run deep beneath Lake Shore Drive into Real Chicago. 

A group rate of $209.00 is available for IPBC attendees. 

The room options include:
(1) King Bed - max 2 guests
(2) European Twin (Full Beds) max 4 guests
(1) Queen Bed - max 2 guests

The Drake, A Hilton Hotel
140 East Walton Place, Chicago, IL 60611 

TAX POLICY: Room Rates shown do not include 17.4% Room Tax Per Night (subject to change).  Total charges presented on the website will include all room fees and taxes.
CANCEL POLICY: Cancellations made within 72 hours of arrival will forfeit one night's room and tax.
CHILDREN POLICY: Children 18 years or younger will stay free of charge in their parent’s room.

IPBC 2021 COVID-19 Statement

Plans for IPBC 2021 are moving forward for May 12-15 at the Drake in Chicago! An exceptional lineup of speakers will deliver a wide array of learning opportunities to provide the most relevant topics available in the perinatal bereavement field. Additionally, the planning committee is arranging networking and casual get-togethers for you to enjoy in the safest way possible. We are working diligently with the Drake to follow CDC guidelines to ensure a safe and healthy experience for all in attendance. 

The Drake, a Hilton hotel, has taken additional measures to incorporate increased cleaning frequency of all public spaces and extra disinfection of high touch areas in guest rooms. Currently, face coverings are required and common areas have been adjusted to accommodate social distancing guidelines. Food and beverage service will continue to be adjusted in accordance with current food safety recommendations and increased hand sanitization stations have been deployed. Below are helpful PDFs that ensure the safety measures taken by The Drake. 

Hilton CleanStay - Fact Sheet - FINAL as of 1MAY2020.pdf

Hilton EventReady Event Room Infographic.pdf

Hilton EventReady Fact Sheet FINAL.pdf

While it is hard to determine what measures will still be needed in May, we are confident that the Drake will provide us with a safe environment to engage, learn and be inspired. We look forward to meeting you and wish you an extraordinary conference experience. See you in Chicago!