Onsite Information

Venue Floor Plans

Need help finding your way between sessions? Download the Floor Plans here!

Lost and Found

For questions and help with Lost and Found, please go to the registration desk located in the Regency Ballroom Foyer.

Onsite Registration Hours

Registration will be located in the Hyatt Regency Orlando in the Regency Ballroom Foyer, Saturday, November 9 - Thursday, November 14.

*A registration table will be available near the technical sessions taking place on Friday, November 15.

Saturday, November 9 Noon - 5:00pm
Sunday, November 10 8:00am - 8:00pm
Monday, November 11 7:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday, November 12 7:00am - 5:30pm
Wednesday, November 13 7:30am - 5:00pm
Thursday, November 14 7:30am - 4:30pm
Friday, November 15 8:00am - 12:00pm

2019 AIChE Annual Meeting Exhibit

Location: Regency Ballroom Foyer

Sunday, November 10 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Monday, November 11 9:30am - 5:00pm
Tuesday, November 12 9:30am - 5:00pm

Wireless Internet

We are pleased to offer attendees free internet access in the Hyatt Regency Orlando. To join, please use the following information on your WiFi enabled device:

SSID/Network: AIChEAnnual19

Password: innovate

Coffee Breaks & Refreshments

Coffee Breaks

Location: Hyatt Regency Orlando, Regency Ballroom Foyer

Monday, November 11 10:30am - 11:00am
Tuesday, November 12 10:30am - 11:00am


Refreshments will also be available at the following events:

Monday, November 11

Annual Business Meeting

7:00am - 8:00am, Hyatt Regency Orlando, Plaza International Ballroom H

Tuesday, November 12

2019 Andreas Acrivos Award for Professional Progress in Chemical Engineering Lecture

11:15am-12:15pm, Hyatt Regency Orlando, Plaza International Ballroom H

Wednesday, November 13

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Town Hall

8:00am - 10:30am, Hyatt Regency Orlando, Florida Ballroom C

John M. Prausnitz AIChE Institute Lecture

11:15am-12:15pm, Hyatt Regency Orlando, Plaza International Ballroom H


Annual Meeting Opening Reception

Enjoy cocktails and food while networking with friends and colleagues at the Annual Meeting.

Poster Receptions

Location: Hyatt Regency Orlando, Regency Ballroom R/S

Monday, November 11 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Tuesday, November 12 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday, November 13 3:30pm - 5:00pm

The 2019 Annual Meeting Poster Session Receptions will feature refreshments and light snacks.

Professional Headshot Photos

New for this year: update your LinkedIn profile picture or resume photo with a complimentary headshot photograph.

Location: TBD - check back soon!

Annual Student Conference

Sunday, November 10 9:00am - 5:00pm

Annual Meeting Attendees

Monday, November 11 9:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday, November 12 9:00am - 5:00pm

Transportation to/from Orlando

There are many convenient ways to get to this year's Annual Meeting. The list below outlines just some of these many options.

Orlando Airport
Orlando International Airport (MCO) provides nonstop service to dozens of domestic and international destinations.
By Car
The Hyatt Regency is within two miles of FL-482, FL-528, and I-4. The hotel provides daily parking at $27.50 per day.


Amtrak serves Orlando with daily trains originating in New York and Miami, with stops in downtown Orlando (20 minutes from Hotel)

LYNX Bus System – (budget conscious option)

Orlando's LYNX bus system provides economical public transportation. A bus runs from the airport to the hotel on lines 42 and 111. Fare is $2.00. Please go to www.golynx.com for more information.
Airport Shuttle
Though Hyatt Regency Orlando does not offer a shuttle service, MEARS Transportation and International Drive Transportation both operate shuttles in the area. For more information, please call (855) 463-2776 or (866) 243-7483, respectively.

Taxi Service

At Orlando International Airport, taxis are available on Level 1 on the A and B sides of the Terminal, in locations A16, A17, B20-B22 on the Commercial Lane. The Hyatt Regency is located 15 minutes from the airport.

I-Ride Trolley
Once you've arrived in Orlando, International Drive (I-Drive) offers the convenient I-Ride trolley service, making traveling a breeze. There are more than 110 convenient stops scheduled every 20 minutes. The Hyatt Regency is located off stop 21. $5.00 for an all day pass.
You can download the trolley map here.

Shipping & Printing at the Hyatt Regency Orlando

The Hyatt Regency Orlando offers a fully operational Business Center through 11th Hour. The 11th Hour Business Center is available for arranging shipment (both inbound and outbound) and printing services.

Shipping Information


Saturday, November 9 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday, November 10 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday, November 11 - Friday, November 15 7:00 am - 8:00 pm

WIC Family Accommodations Room / Mothers Room

AIChE has arranged for a mothers' room onsite which will be available for the duration of the Annual Meeting. The room is located behind the registration counters, on the lower level in the Regency Ballroom Foyer. To gain access, please speak with a customer service representative at the registration area. The room will have a refrigerator and furniture.

Recommended Daycare Services

Below is a list of daycare services recommended by the Hyatt Regency Orlando:

Recording & Photography Policy

AIChE Meetings are one of the primary ways the Institute fulfills its mission to advance the development and exchange of relevant knowledge. The content presented at the AIChE Annual Meeting is the property of the presenters and the firms where they work. Recording of sessions or taking photos of slides is strictly prohibited.

Code of Conduct

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