Conference Schedule

Earn PD Clock hours at professional development sessions!

Take advantage of these events inside and outside the Marketplace.
Discover the re-imagined exhibit hall, including hours and events.
Learn about how to take part in the discounted hotel rates while attending the Conference.

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Tuesday, November 3

Registration Open

7:00am - 5:30pm
School district and Service Associate attendees can pick up their registration packets.

​Exhibitor Setup

7:30am - 2:30pm 

First Time School District Orientation

8:30am - 9:00am 
If this is your first Annual Conference, don’t miss the chance to gain tips for getting the most from your experience and meet Illinois ASBO Executive Director/CEO Michael A. Jacoby!

Breakout Sessions

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8:00am - 9:00am
9:10am - 10:10am
10:20am - 11:20am

​Opening General Session & Lunch

11:30am - 1:00pm 
See your peers recognized with Foundation awards, hear the latest on the Association and show your support for incoming leaders. Then, get inspired by the keynote presentation!

Breakout Session & Goldmine Session

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1:15pm - 2:30pm 

Discuss multiple hot topics with your peers in a rotating goldmine session, or take part in a standard breakout session from 1:30pm to 2:30pm.

Marketplace Hours & Hospitality

2:30pm - 5:30pm
Explore the Marketplace and meet with exhibitors for the chance to win a free conference registration and housing for the 2021 Annual Conference! Plus, enjoy a hospitality from 4:00pm to 5:30pm.

Free Time for Dinner

5:30pm - 8:30pm
Enjoy dinner with colleagues and friends around the Peoria area. Find coupons and details in your packet for exclusive discounts at local restaurants.

Hospitality Event Sponsored by the SAAC

8:30pm - 10:30pm
Gather back with your peers at this hospitality event and get connected to valuable Annual Conference networking.

Wednesday, November 4

Registration Open

7:00am - 4:00pm

Morning Breakout Sessions

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8:00am - 9:00am
9:10am - 10:10am
10:20am - 11:20pm

Service Associate Annual Business Meeting

10:20am - 11:20pm
Don't miss this must-attend meeting for Service Associates to learn how to get more involved in the association and give your feedback! 

Marketplace Hours, Lunch & Micro-Learning

11:30am - 2:30pm
Micro-learning lounges are back! As you explore, meeting with exhibitors and enjoy lunch, stop by the micro-learning lounges and earn PD clock hours. More details coming soon! 

Afternoon Breakout Session

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2:30pm - 3:30pm

Detailed information coming this spring!

Second General Session

3:40pm - 4:40pm
Hear from State Superintendent Carmen Ayala about current issues in the State of Illinois, plus witness fellow members being recognized.


4:45pm - 6:00pm
Gather back with your peers back at the Pere Marquette for a hospitality to end the day of sessions.

Free Time for Dinner

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Enjoy dinner with your peers in the Peoria area.

Illinois ASBO's Got Talent!

8:00pm - 10:30pm 
Witness the amazing talents your fellow Illinois ASBO members bring to the table at this conference-wide hospitality event!

Thursday, November 5

Breakout Sessions & Goldmine Session

7:30am - 8:30am
Find a detailed session listing here.

PDC Networking Meeting & Breakfast

8:30am - 10:30am
This is the biggest PDC meeting of the year and your chance to build your network and share your insights within a specific area of school business management.