Association for Behavior Analysis International

The Association for Behavior Analysis International® (ABAI) is a nonprofit membership organization with the mission to contribute to the well-being of society by developing, enhancing, and supporting the growth and vitality of the science of behavior analysis through research, education, and practice.

Theory & Philosophy Conference

Perspectives on Behavioral Complexity

October 28-29, 2024

The Drake Hotel; Chicago, Illinois

Hotel Information


All conference events, sessions, meetings, posters, and registration will be held at The Drake Hotel Chicago.


ABAI has negotiated special rates with hotels in Chicago, IL to bring you the lowest pricing available.


Fraud Alert: Fraudulent companies pretending to be associated with ABAI may appear in web searches or may contact you via email. These companies claim that they can book hotel rooms and/or register you for ABAI's annual meeting, but they are unaffiliated with ABAI. If you are ever in doubt, contact or call 269-492-9310 to confirm before reserving a hotel room or registering.


The Drake Hotel Chicago

Drake Hotel exterior photo

140 E Walton Pl., Chicago, IL 60611 USA


Convention Room Rate: $179/night plus applicable taxes for single or double.
• Located on the Magnificent Mile in the Gold Coast Historic District
• Fitness center
• Pet friendly
• Wi-Fi (additional costs) Free for Hilton Honors Members
• On-site dining (additional costs)


Room rates are subject to state and local taxes. Please note that cancellation charges will apply for rooms cancelled within 72 hours of scheduled arrival.


All rooms must be accompanied by a credit card and will be charged a one-night non-refundable deposit.


The cut-off date for accepting reservations into this room block is October 7, 2024. Reservation requests received after 5:00 p.m. local time at the Hotel on the cut-off date will be accepted at the Hotel’s prevailing rate, based on room type availability.



Note: We recommend making reservations as soon as possible, as rooms will sell out quickly.



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