Chicago to Host Region 5 Spring Meetings April 7-8, 2016
The 2016 AITP Region 5 Spring Meeting Board Meeting and Chapter Leader Workshop will be held April 7-8, 2016. Region 5 will join the Chicago Chapter for its dinner meeting Thursday April 7 and then will hold its Board Meeting and Leadership Workshop Friday April 8.
There is no charge to attend either the Region 5 meeting or the Leadership Workshop. But there is a small charge for attending the Chicago Chapter Dinner meeting.
The base hotel for the Region meeting guests is:
Holiday Inn Rolling Meadows Schaumburg Hotel
3405 West Algonquin Road
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
Use Group Code "AIT" (not "AITP")
The room block is now open. All rooms (king, double/double, non-smoking and smoking for up to 4 occupants) are $95 plus tax, and includes a full buffet breakfast. The hotel cutoff date is March 24. You are allowed to get the same rate for Friday, and
Saturday evenings, if you are staying for the length of the NCC conference, and
it is significantly lower than the rate at the Hyatt Regency, if you aren’t
attending the NCC function itself.
The Chicago Chapter Meeting is Thursday (April 7) from 5:30 pm - 8:30pm:
Click here for more details and to register. The dinner meeting cutoff date is April 5. The LaMirage is one block from the Holiday Inn,
and is within easy walking distance.
3223 W Algonquin Rd
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
Topic: Building the
Foundation of Agile within your Enterprise Organization
Dougherty, National Project Manager at Magenic
Cost: AITP Members $30;
Non-Members $40; Students $20
Region 5 Meeting Information:
The April 8 meetings will be held at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare Airport Hotel, site of the 2016 AITP National Collegiate Conference, also occurring the same days. It is a short drive between sites.
Click here for the Spring Region Board Meeting Agenda.
Following the Region Board of Directors meeting, the Leadership Workshop will be conducted by Heather
Blush, Associate Executive Director of the Association Board, and she will
reveal and explore newly implemented toolkits for assisting Chapters in more
smoothly running their organizations, branding themselves, and marketing
Also occurring Friday afternoon (April 8th) and Saturday
morning (April 9) at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare Airport Hotel is the Association
Board of Directors meeting. Attendance for the Association Board meeting is open to the public and is at no charge.
Here are directions for getting from the Holiday Inn Rolling Meadows Schaumburg Hotel to the Hyatt Regency O'Hare Airport Hotel for the Friday meetings:
So, occurring within the span of 3 days is the Chicago
Chapter meeting (always top-notch!), the Region 5 Spring Meeting, the
Leadership Workshop, and the Association Board of Directors meeting (ABoD), all
occurring at the same time as the NCC in Chicago. This is a unique opportunity to see how YOUR
organization functions at ALL levels!
Watch this space for more details about the Region 5 meetings.