We have over 30 years of experience in planning and hosting local, state and national conferences ranging from 1 day to week long events. Whether you wish to hold your conference locally or in a more metropolitan area, we have the capability to make your conference experience pleasant and profitable. This service partners with organizations to provide the following services: a planning needs assessment, facility and faculty coordination, instructional support, publicity, participant registration and much more.
For more information, please contact Peggy Brown, firstname.lastname@example.org, 217-581-5114
The Illinois Council for Continuing Higher Education Conference
Eastern Illinois University is proud to host the 2019 Illinois Council for Continuing Higher Education Conference on our beautiful campus. The conference is scheduled for March 5 - 6, 2020. Please check back for more information.
The 36th Annual Media & Methods in Art Education
The Department of Art + Design – Department of Art Education announces the 36th Annual Media and Methods in Art Conference on Saturday, March 7th, 2020 in the state of the arts Doudna facility located on the Eastern Illinois University campus.
This conference will feature nine hands-on workshops exploring a variety of art media and techniques. Workshops are designed for elementary, middle and senior grade levels and are applicable for a variety of audiences. Conference participants will attend three hands-on workshops. Conference attendees can receive either graduate credit or professional development hours.
Workshops will fill up quickly so sign up early. Registration will be open January 5, 2020. Enrollment and other information can be found on our website: http://www.eiu.edu/adulted/art_conf.php.
To join our mailing list or have general conference questions call Peggy or Debbie in the School of Extended Learning at 1-800-446-8918 or 217-581-5114; email: email@example.com.
Available for participants is either one-semester hour of graduate college credit (additional graduate tuition costs) or Continuing Professional Development Hours (CPDH).
Questions about the workshops should be directed to the Conference Coordinators: Dr. Patricia Belleville – firstname.lastname@example.org; Dr. Brad Olson – email@example.com; or Debbie Nivens at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To read about the workshops and for more information, click here.
To review past lesson plans, click here.
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Illinois Municipal Treasurers Association Conference
The 2020 Illinois Municipal Treasurers Association Conference will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Springfield, Illinois on June 28 - 30, 2020.
More information will be coming soon!
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Community College Articulation Conference
This year Eastern Illinois University will host it's 47th Annual Community College Articulation Conference in September 2020. Check back for more information.
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Unique Suites located on West Lincoln Ave. Please call (217)348-8161 Days Inn located on West Lincoln Ave. Please call (217)345-7689 McGrady Inn located on 6th St. Please call (217)348-8259
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Municipal Clerks of Illinois Institute and Academy
The Municipal Clerks of Illinois (MCI) is an organization of approximately 900 members comprising the majority of the municipalities in the state of Illinois. Municipal Clerks are responsible for a wide range of essential duties - some prescribed state statute, and some prescribed by local government.
The Municipal Clerks of Illinois' Institute will be held from October 11 - 16, 2020 at the Springfield Wyndham. The Municipal Clerks of Illinois' Academy will be held from October 14 - 16, 2020 at the Springfield Wyndham. Information about the 2020 Institute and Academy should be available in August 2020. Check back then.
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Pension Administrator Training
The Pension Administrator Certification (PAC) Program is designed for those individuals in local government who are responsible for daily tasks related to te management of the 600+ Police and Fire Pension plans in the State of Illinois. Such tasks include payroll setup, benefit program setup, and benefit processing and reporting. Any individual who is responsible for such tasks, regardless of job title, shall be eligble to pursue the certification.
The Pension Administrator Certification is a stand alone program offered by the Illinois Municipal Treasurers Association (IMTA). It is not directly affiliated with the Certified Illinois Municipal Treasurer (CIMT) program offered by the IMTA to those with traditional treasurer/finance positions. As a result, the Association for Public Treasurers (APT) has not been consulted on this potential program.
Check back for more information.
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Illinois Municipal Treasurers Institute
Treasurers, finance officers and support staff have a need for continuing professional education to develop and maintain the skills and knowledge necessary to help achieve the prudent person’s rule of financial management. The Illinois Municipal Treasurers Institute (IMTI) is an intensive training program which provides 100 hours of instruction for municipal treasurers, finance officers and support staff. Check back for more information,
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