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What are GCUC’s Terms and Conditions?

Thank you for purchasing a stand ticket for GCUC North America. Please find below the terms and conditions that apply to your ticket:

  1. Your ticket is only valid for the designated stand area and the date(s) specified on the ticket.
  2. No refunds or exchanges will be granted, except in the case of cancellation or postponement of the event, as determined by the event organizer.
  3. Your ticket is non-transferable and cannot be resold or used for advertising, promotion, or other commercial purposes without the prior written consent of the event organizer.
  4. The event organizer reserves the right to refuse entry or eject any individual whose behavior or actions may disrupt the event, pose a threat to other attendees or violate the terms and conditions of the event. The event organizer also reserves the right to refuse service to any individual who is under the influence of drugs or alcohol, is aggressive, abusive or discriminatory towards other attendees, or is in violation of any laws or regulations.
  5. You must comply with all applicable laws, regulations, and policies of the event organizer and the venue.
  6. The event organizer is not responsible for lost, stolen, damaged or destroyed tickets.
  7. You consent to the use of your image, likeness, and voice in any live or recorded transmission, reproduction, or publication of the event.
  8. The event organizer reserves the right to make changes to the event program, including but not limited to performers, schedules, and activities, without prior notice.
  9. By purchasing this ticket, you agree to release the event organizer, its affiliates, and their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents from any and all claims, damages, or liabilities arising from your participation in the event.
  10. These terms and conditions are governed by the laws of Texas in the United States and any disputes arising from or in connection with these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Texas in the United States.

Thank you for your cooperation and we hope you enjoy the event.

Where will gcuc be hosted this year?


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?

Sorry all sponsorships have been claimed.

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?

See below for hotel blocks! Note – you must use these booking links/code for the rates to apply!

The Hoxton– Group Access Code: GCUC

Hilton Canopy- Booking Link

Crowne Plaza: Chicago West Loop – Booking Link

Hyatt Place – Booking Link

Club Quarters – Booking Link (expires March 20th)

Does the venue have Mother's Rooms?

Convene has two Respite Rooms on property that are commonly used as Mother’s Rooms. They come fully equipped with a sink, fridge, power, comfortable chair, and they can be locked from the inside for privacy.

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 Chicago?

We recommend you check out one of juicy sponsors for space: Desana, Instant, Commercial Cafe, Convene, Liquispace, Deskpass, Flexspace and Bond Collective is welcoming GCUC attendees!

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].