Conference accommodation is provided in university housing at the rate of $79/day including breakfast.  Single occupancy rooms may be reserved for a minimum of three consecutive days within the period of the nights of August 5 through August 12.  This conference residence is called the Foster-Walker complex.  The rooms are air conditioned single rooms with semi-private bathroom facilities, internet access to be provided at registration.

  • five minutes walk from the Norris Conference Center
  • ten minutes walk from downtown Evanston
  • three minutes walk from the train stop to Chicago
  • five minutes walk to lake Michigan

Alternate accommodation

Alternate accommodation is available in blocks of reserved rooms in local hotels throughout the period August 4-12:

Orrington Hotel (10 minute walk)
Single/double $129/night, triple $139/night, quad $149/night (plus tax 13.5%)
Cutoff date is June 12, 2009 12:00 am
Identify yourself as an attendee of the International Symposium on Quantum Fluids and Solids (QFS2009) and call for reservations at 1-847-866-8700 or 1-888-677-4648

Hilton Garden Inn (15 minute walk)
Single $149/night, double $159/night  (plus tax 13.5%)
Cutoff date July 7, 2009
Identify yourself by requesting “QFS2009 Conference” block of rooms and
Call for reservations at 1-847-475-6400 or 1-877-STAY HGI or 1-800-HILTONS

Best Western (20 minute walk)
Single/double $109/night (plus tax 13.5%)
Cutoff date July 5, 2009
Make reservation by calling Stephanie Rosenbaum ( and identify yourself as being with the “QFS 2009 Conference” at 1-847-491-6400