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Home Hotels and Travel Hotels


IFT is pleased to welcome back attendees to an in-person experience. IFT FIRST attendees have a wide choice of hotels to stay at during the event, but it is very important to book early to secure your accommodations now as room blocks will fill up quickly!

Review our list of hotels that have been specifically held for IFT FIRST participants. Hotel pricing may vary.


Here’s some important information to keep in mind as you plan your accommodations:

  • All hotel reservations for IFT FIRST should be made during the registration process through Maritz, IFT’s official housing and registration provider.
  • All hotels within IFT’s room block will be available for review and will include all relevant COVID-19 policies during the registration process.
  • Registrants will receive an email confirmation once your hotel reservation has been confirmed.
  • A credit card will be needed to hold your room reservation during the Maritz booking process.
  • If you would like to book a hotel reservation after you have registered, you will need to return to your Maritz registration dashboard to complete your reservation, or email [email protected]

Please email [email protected] with any questions regarding hotel reservations booked through Maritz.

Secure your hotel today so you don’t miss your opportunity to be a part of IFT FIRST.
Room blocks will fill up fast!

IFT FIRST: The world’s leading food technology event plus the biggest B2B food expo makes a return to Chicago starting July 10, 2022