McCormick Place Lakeside Center

Technical Specifications

Exhibit Areas

Hall D1150,000 gross sq. feet13,500 sq. meters
Hall D2150,000 gross sq. feet13,500 sq. meters
Combined D300,000 gross sq. feet27,000 sq. meters
Hall E283,000 gross sq. feet26,319 sq. meters
Lakeside Ballroom/E354a22,377 gross sq. feet2,076 sq. meters
Lakeside Ballroom/E354b22,377 gross sq. feet2,076 sq. meters
Combined E35444,754 gross sq. feet4,152 sq. meters

Floor Load / Finish

Hall D400# per sq. footConcrete
Hall E150# per sq. footConcrete
Lakeside Ballroom/E354250# per sq. footCarpet

Maximum Number of 10'X10' Exhibit Booths (Without Special Set-up)

Hall D1750
Hall D2750
Hall D Combined1,500
Hall E1,415

Ceiling Heights

Hall D1 + D250+ feet (at operable track, ceiling height is 47 feet)
Hall E15 feet
Lakeside Ballroom/E35450 feet (at operable track, ceiling height is 47 feet)
Level 2 Lobby14 feet

Column Dimensions

Hall D1 + D2Cruciform, 5' square, 150' on center
Hall ERound, 28" diameter, 30' on center
Lakeside Ballroom/E354Cruciform, 5' square, 150' on center

General Lighting

Hall D1 + D2Metal halide, 100' candles at floor level, room darkening curtains available
Hall EMetal halide, 100' candles at floor level
Lakeside Ballroom/E354Metal halide, 100' candles at floor level, dimmable quartz, non-dimmable fluorescent

Freight Door Dimensions

Hall D11 door 29' 0" wide x 24' 0" high
1 door 12' 0" wide x 14' 0" high
2 doors 10' 0" wide x 10' 0" high
2 doors 6' 0" wide x 6' 0" high
16 doors 14' 0" wide x 16' 0" high
Hall D21 door 28' 0" wide x 24' 0" high
1 door 12' 0" wide x 14' 0" high
2 doors 6' 0" wide x 6' 0" high
2 doors 10' 0" wide x 10' 0" high
16 doors 14' 0" wide x 16' 0" high
Hall E2 doors 25' 9" wide x 15' 0" high
5 doors 26' 1" wide x 15' 0" high
Lakeside Ballroom/E354a1 door 28' 0" wide x 24' 0" high
1 door 27' 5" wide x 14' 0" high
Lakeside Ballroom/E354b1 door 28' 0" wide x 24' 0" high
1 door 27' 5" wide x 14' 0" high)
Cafe1 door 28' 5" wide x 24' 0" high

Dock Positions

Hall D116 berths direct access to floor via 2 freight doors
29' 7.5" wide x 24' 0" high and 14' 0" wide x 16' 0"high
Hall D216 berths direct access to floor via 2 freight doors
28' 0" wide x 24' 0" high and 14' 0" wide x 16' 0" high
Hall E14 berths direct access to floor via 2 drive-in ramps within limits of freight door dimensions
Lakeside BallroomAccess through D Hall

Trash Receptacles

Level 12 open boxes, 1 compactor
Level 21 open box, 1 compactor chute
Level 32 open boxes, 1 compactor, 1 compactor chute

Utilities

Hall D1 & Hall D2Floor Port Grid – Electrical 15x30; Plumbing – 58 locations
120 volt 15 amp, 208 volt 1 and 3 phase 60 amp, 480 volt 3 phase 100 amp
Telephone/WIFI
Fiber Optic Cable – where available
Water 60 psi/ Air 100 psi/ Gas 1 lb./sq. in.
Hall EFloor Port Grid – Electrical 15x30; Plumbing – 28 locations
120 volt 15 amp, 208 volt 1 and 3 phase 60 amp, 480 volt 3 phase 100 amp
Telephone/WIFI
Fiber Optic Cable – where available
Water 60 psi/ Air 100 psi/ Gas 1 lb./sq. in.
Lakeside Ballroom/E354Floor Port Grid – Electrical – 13 locations
Convenience outlets at perimeter walls
120 volt 15 amp, 208 volt 1 and 3 phase 60 amp, 208 volt 1 and 3 phase 30 amp
208 volt 200 amp (Switch), 208 volt 800 amp bus duct (Catwalk)
Remote Dimmer/Sound

Internet Access

CAT5 RJ45 connections over Ethernet Network, Point-to-point networking at 10/100/1000 mbps, WIFI Fiber Optic Cable – where available

Ceiling Tracks

Level 2 Lobby and Lakeside Ballroom E354

Show Management Offices

Lobby Level 2Rooms: E250, E254

Business Center

Level 2Offers a full range of office supplies and business services.
Mailboxes are located outside the Business Center.

Visitors' Information

Level 2Information/Destination
Level 3Information/Facility

Food Service

Level 2Beverage Service
Level 3Concessions

Building Entrances / Transportation

Gate 30, west side of the buildingTaxi pick up
Gates 31-34, west side of the buildingShuttle buses
Gate 37, east side of the buildingTaxi drop off
Gate 38, east side of the buildingLimousines and ride sharing
METRA trainSouth Building, Level 2.5
CTA City BusesStops located on Martin Luther King Drive (South Building)

Other Services

Level 1First Aid
Level 2Gift Shop, Shoe Shine, ATM machine
AEDs on all Levels

Lakeside Center Meeting Room Technical Specifications

Level 2: Meeting Rooms

Room DesignationSquare FootageRoom DimensionsCeiling HeightTheater CapacitySchool Room CapacityBanquet Capacity
E-25096636' 9" x 25' 8"10' 0"Show Office
E-25195536' 8" x 25' 5"12' 0"504848
E-2522,28940' 8" x 56' 1"12' 1"504848
E-2536,67853' 1" x 126' 0"13' 11"744333384
E-253a1,84053' 1" x 36' 0"13' 11"1899080
E-253b1,61253' 1" x 30' 0"13' 11"1737864
E-253c1,61253' 1" x 30' 0"13' 11"1737864
E-253d1,61353' 1" x 30' 0"13' 11"1737864
E-2541,19049' 4" x 22' 6"8' 4"Show Office
E-2551,43957' 1" x 25' 2"14' 1"1537256
E-2561,44557' 7" x 25' 0"14' 1"1537256
E-2571,21449' 1" x 22' 7"12' 0"504840
E-2582,71856' 1" x 48' 4"11' 11"252135128
E-2591,35351' 9" x 26' 0"12' 0"1386064
E-2601,03439' 6" x 26' 1"12' 0"1025140
E-2611,03239' 7" x 26' 0"12' 0"1025140
E-2621,03939' 8" x 26' 1"12' 0"1025140
E-2631,02339' 7" x 26' 2"12' 1"1025140
E-2641,03239' 5" x 26' 1"11' 10"1025140
E-2652,72356' 2" x 48' 6"12' 0"252135128
E-2661,12343' 8" x 25' 6"12' 0"504848
E-2671,09643' 8" x 26' 0"11' 11"1025456
E-268*1,84056' 5" x 33' 0"8' 11"1819072
E-269*2,35468' 2" x 35' 6"8' 11"228117112
E-2702,73674' 2" x 36' 11"12' 1"275135120
E-2715,812104' 2" x 56' 0"12' 0"623288312
E-271a3,42261' 4" x 56' 0"12' 0"360168160
E-271b2,38042' 11" x 56' 0"12' 0"234108152
E-272a41231' 11" x 13' 0"9' 0"411824
E-272b38731' 8" x 12' 2"9' 0"341824
E-272c38231' 10" x 12' 1"9' 0"341824
E-272d46831' 8" x 15' 3"9' 0"402124

Level 3: Meeting Rooms

Room DesignationSquare FootageRoom DimensionsCeiling HeightTheater CapacitySchool Room CapacityBanquet Capacity
E-3504,90088' 1" x 56' 5"11' 0"345Fixed SeatingFixed Seating
E-3514,90188' 1" x 56' 5"11' 0"300Fixed SeatingFixed Seating
E-3524,91388' 1" x 56' 5"11' 0"300Fixed SeatingFixed Seating
E-35312,90483' 8" x 153' 7"15' 11"1,346642696
E-353a3,17083' 8" x 37' 7"15' 11"248156144
E-353b4,67783' 8" x 56' 0"15' 11"400234240
E-353c5,04183' 9" x 60' 3"15' 11"400249256
E-354/Lakeside44,754299' 8" x 108' 11"48' 0"4,0101,9862,380
E-354a22,377177' 4" x 149' 11"48' 0"2,0059931,190
E-354b22,377177' 4" x 149' 11"48' 0"2,0059931,190

Level 4: Meeting Rooms

Room DesignationSquare FootageRoom DimensionsCeiling HeightTheater CapacitySchool Room CapacityBanquet Capacity
E-45014,550177' 0" x 82' 6"20' 6"1,500726968
E-450a7,21288' 7" x 82' 6"20' 6"628360432
E-450b7,33888' 5" x 82' 5"20' 6"775366440
E-45112,115125' 3" x 83' 10"20' 4"1,314603672
E-451a5,22863' 4" x 83' 10"20' 4"504261288
E-451b6,88461' 11" x 84' 10"20' 4"634342392
McCormick Place West Building