The Capitol Chapter, located in Springfield, Illinois, hosted another very successful Region 5 Spring Conference on May 12-13.
The well attended conference included AITP professional members, AITP student members and faculty advisors and other IT professionals. They came from all over Illinois, Michigan, Missouri and Wisconsin to attend this event.
The conference was held in downtown Springfield at the Abraham Lincoln Hotel and featured 9 technical and management oriented seminars, a banquet with a presentation on Cyber Crime presented by a member of the FBI, the Region Board meeting and a Leadership Workshop focused on "Tips and Techniques" chapters can use to increase their membership and retain existing members.
Region 5 would like to acknowledge , and thank, Dusten Nance, Conference Chair, and his committee for an excellent conference.
The next Region 5 Conference will be held at the Radisson Hotel and Convention Center in Green Bay, Wisconsin on October 19-20. For more information on the upcoming conference, go to new.aitp.org/2011conf.