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Joint Annual Conference of IASB/IASA/Illinois ASBO
November 16-18, 2018

Hyatt Regency Chicago (Co-Headquarters), Sheraton Grand Chicago (Co-Headquarters), and SwissĂ´tel Chicago

Conference Deadlines

4 p.m.-October 1

  • IASB housing block closed (contact hotels directly to secure housing)
  • Conference registration fee increases to $510
  • Refund requests will no longer be accepted

4:30 p.m.-November 2

  • Online registration for Pre-Conference Workshops ends

Conference registration available online.

About Conference

The Joint Annual Conference of the Illinois Association of School Boards (IASB), Illinois Association of School Administrators (IASA), and Illinois Association of School Business Officials (Illinois ASBO) is recognized as one of the nation's leading education conferences and a premier professional development opportunity for school board members.

The event attracts nearly 10,000 public school leaders and guests including local school board members, superintendents and administrative assistants, school administrators, state and regional education officials, school attorneys, university professors, and exhibitors.

This will be IASB's 104th annual conference and the 86th joint conference with IASA and Illinois ASBO. It will also include the 70th annual exhibition of school services, products, and equipment.

Conference registrants can now create a personalized online schedule that can be loaded and synched to their mobile device. The Online Conference Planner lists events in chronological order and allows the user to view sessions by date, type, or category. (To access the planner users will need to create an account with the third party website, Sched. Click on the Sign Up link in the top-right corner and follow the screen prompts.)

Information and updates

More information about this year's Conference will be posted as it becomes available. Receive email notification of new online content by subscribing to IASB's Online Update. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter or use the official Conference hashtag, #ILjac18 for additional announcements.


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