FAQ

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Where will gcuc be hosted this year?

CONVENE WILLIS TOWER, 233 S WACKER DR, CHICAGO, IL 60606

What does GCUC stand for?

GCUC – Global Coworking Unconference Community

Why do you call it juicy?

We noticed when you say the acronym GCUC it sounds a lot like “juicy”.

What is the covid19 policy?

We will follow the protocol set forth by the venue in the city of Chicago.

Does GCUC offer scholarships?

Yes, fill out the application here.

Do you have any transportation recommendations?

We love Lyft and Uber! If you are old fashioned there are also lots of taxis. Chicago has a robust public transportation system, check out their website: https://www.transitchicago.com/

Where should I park once I arrive?

Stand by, we are getting parking information from the venue.

How do I sponsor GCUC coworking conference?

Contact [email protected] for full sponsorship information.

Will the conference be live streamed?

No, the live content is exclusively for the attendees. We will also not be recording the sessions for this event. You have to be there to experience GCUC.

What is your twitter handle and hashtag?

@GCUCGlobal and during the conference we will use the hashtag #GCUCNA

If for some reason I can’t attend do you offer refunds?

No, I’m sorry we do not.

If your ticket explicitly says transferable on it you are welcome to transfer or resell it before April 9th. Contact [email protected] after the sale so we can change the name on your ticket and conference badge.

Note: Early bird and door tickets are non transferable. If you purchased a ticket package, the package may not be broken up in any way. It can only be transferred to one person, one time.

How do I get invited to the GCUC attendees-only facebook group?

If you buy a ticket you’ll be invited. If for some reason you were not, please email us at [email protected].

Can I volunteer?

We are currently working on our volunteer plan. Please email us at [email protected] with a copy of your resume. Let us know your amazing skills and what you’re interested in doing, oh, and how you heard about GCUC.

What airport should I fly into?

The main airport is O’Hare but there is also Midway (more regional in nature)

Help! Where should I stay?

Stay tuned, hotel blocks and information coming soon.

Is there a dress code?

Bring your thinking cap for the conference / unconference sessions and your super-fancy-dancey pants for the happy hours.

Do you have a map of coworking spaces in the host city?

Yep! We are working on curating it for you. It will be up soon.

Do I need a visa?

Possibly! Please make sure you check to see if you are required to have a visa when booking your travels.

What if I have dietary restrictions?

Please email [email protected] with your requests. We can not guarantee that we can accommodate all requests but we will do our very best. All requests must be submitted by April 1st.

Can I change my profile after it has been submitted?

No, all changes have to be made by one of our team members so PLEASE double check your profile before submitting it.

If you would like to request a change, you can email [email protected].

I am looking for a consultant. Does GCUC offer this service?

Yes, email [email protected] and someone from our team will be in touch.

What is GCUC's code of conduct policy?

Please read and familiarize yourself with GCUCs code of conduct policy here.

My questions weren’t asked here. I still need help!

Please email us at [email protected].