AITP Spring Region Meeting - April 13-14, 2015
The AITP Region 5 Spring Meeting will be held at the Holiday Inn, Schaumburg, Illinois (Rolling Meadows on April 13-14, 2015.
Holiday Inn Rolling Meadows Schaumburg Hotel
3405 West Algonquin Road
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
Use Group Code "AIT" (not "AITP")
The conference rate is $90 plus taxes and includes a full buffet breakfast. Room types in our block include king and twin queen, for up to four occupants. If
you wish a smoking room you must make your reservation by calling the hotel
direct at 847-259-5000. The hotel cut off date is April 1.
If you plan to attend the Region Conference, and travel by
train/Amtrak, when you arrive at Union Station, you need to walk a short
distance to Ogilvie station, and then take the Metra to the Arlington Park
station, where the hotel can pick you up via shuttle or cab (confirmed
with the Hotel that they will do that, provided you have reservations).
Many thanks to the AITP Chicago Chapter for stepping up to host this event. The format of our Spring Meeting will be:
Join the Chicago Chapter for their regular monthly dinner meeting the evening of April 13 at La Mirage Restaurant (next door to the hotel). The cost to attend will be $30 for AITP members (of any chapter), $40 for guests and $20 for Student members.
Their speaker is going to be Charlie
Melidosian, CIO of Association Management Center. Association Management
Center was the Chicago Chapter’s 2014 "Most Effective IT Team Award"
winner in the Small Sized Firm Category. Mr. Melidosian will discuss improving security, leveraging partners & using Big Data in an SMB environment.
Reservations for the Chicago Chapter Dinner Meeting must be made separately through their website (click here). The Dinner Meeting reservation cut off date is April 9.
After the dinner meeting, we will adjourn to the hotel for our Region 5 Hospitality Suite for networking and camaraderie.
Tuesday morning, we will hold the Region Board Meeting at the hotel from 8:30-10:00 am, followed by the Leadership Workshop from 10:30 am-1:00 pm.
The Leadership Workshop will be comprised of two sessions: The first session will draw upon the Chicago Chapter's experience in leveraging Social Media to expand Chapter reach, and the second session will delve into elements of the new National Portal, and how to utilize elements that most chapters aren't currently using.
Click here for the detail agenda and links to reports
THERE IS NO CHARGE TO ATTEND THE REGION MEETINGS AND THEY ARE OPEN TO ALL AITP MEMBERS (PROFESSIONAL AND STUDENT).