2018 Annual Convention

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Join us at ISPA Annual Convention

January 17 - 20, 2018
Wyndham Springfield City Centre
700 East Adams St.
Springfield, IL

New This Year
Free Wi-Fi in ALL Meeting Rooms

ALL pre-registrations must be received by January 11 to ensure proper processing. To ensure timely processing of your registration form, ISPA will accept your information by fax, mail, or on the web. Registrations received after January 11 will be considered on-site registrations.

Online registration is closed.

For check payment: MAIL completed form to ISPA Convention, Department 4651, Carol Stream, IL 60122-4651

For credit card payment: FAX completed form (847-864-7580)

No purchase orders will be accepted.

Registration booklet


Hotel Accommodations


Convention Rates

Professional Rates Member Nonmember
Thurs/Fri/Sat $295 $395
Fri/Sat $195 $295
Student/Intern/Retiree Rates Member Nonmember
Thurs/Fri/Sat $185 $285
Fri/Sat $135 $235 

Please note: Nonmember Student / Intern / Retiree rates are only available through FAX or MAIL



PREPaRE-  Workshop 1  -   Thursday  January 18 

Full Day Workshop (8:30 am - 4:50 pm)

SINGLE DAY- $150    (Includes lunch and snacks) 

Required materials fee is an additional charge ($37)


Limited Seating

Fax or Mail only



Job Placement Bureau

Job Placement Bureau will take place on Friday, January 19th, from 8:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.  Position openings in internships and employment from around the state will be represented, and members will have an opportunity to meet face to face with representatives from the many districts that attend.  Districts will have the opportunity to highlight their openings for all who are interested.

For Interviewees:  All resumes submitted will be provided to prospective employers.  The deadlines for resumes was January 5.  No resumes will be accepted after the deadline.

For Interviewers:  If you filled out the required information at the ISPAJobPlacement2018 link by January 5, a confirmation email will be sent before the conference to confirm the information and availability of a table at the job placement event.

If you have any questions, please contact ispajobplacement@gmail.com.