We are committed to providing a friendly, safe and welcoming environment for all, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, disability, race, ethnicity, religion, national origin, or other protected characteristics. We expect all attendees, media, speakers, volunteers, organizers, venue staff, and exhibitors to help us ensure a safe and positive experience for everyone. Below are our expectations [...]
Yes, RES has a limited inventory of accessibility scooters and wheelchairs. We recommend if you need support please place or order in advance to ensure access. Please use the following PDF order form our call the following phone number. Order form Scooters +1-847-696-2208 Wheelchairs is +1-847-692-2220
We are excited to announce that Knit the Rainbow, a non-profit organization based in New York City, will host a stitching lounge on the show floor where attendees can knit or crochet squares that will be used to create garments for homeless LGBTQ+ youth. h+h americas is also proud to be collaborating with the Social [...]
The Indie Untangled Newcomers Pavilion offered by Indie Untangled is designed to help solo-preneurs and small startups in all segments of the craft industry take advantage of the opportunity to exhibit at h+h americas with support and guidance and at a lower price point. Participants will get access to a cooperative space in the center [...]
The conference faculty represent diverse backgrounds in the crafts industry. The conference content will include presentations focused specifically on diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging.
We are hosting a virtual training session for all of our instructors with accessibility consultant Renee Van Hoy to help them create accessible instruction and classroom materials. The Rosemont Convention Center is handicap accessible. Handicap parking is located on the ground floor of the parking garage. Mobility scooters will be available. Seating areas will be [...]