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2007 Annual Conference

November 8 - 9, 2007

Crowne Plaza Hotel and Conference Center at Historic Union Station
Indianapolis, IN

REGISTRATION FOR THE ANNUAL CONFERENCE IS CLOSED. Maximum capacity for this event has been reached. There is NO onsite registration. We hope you can join us for other ISACS events throughout the year.

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Date, Time & Location
Featured Speakers
Reception
Sponsors
Exhibitors
Hotel Information
Parking
Transportation
Registration
Hard Copy Forms
Cancellations

**HOTEL UPDATE—October 18, 2007**
ISACS has reached capacity at the Crowne Plaza and the Omni Severin Hotel. We recommend making reservations at one of the two additional overflow hotels. Please see details under Hotel Information.

**REGISTRATION UPDATE—OCTOBER 17, 2007**
Registration for several sessions has reached available room capacity. Therefore, the option to register for the following sessions no longer appears during the registration process. We suggest you select other sessions or workshops.

CLOSED SESSIONS: Friday, November 9th
  • F-27
  • F-48
  • F-64
  • FL-3
  • FL-4

    CANCELLED SESSIONS: Friday, November 9th
    Kris Rosenberg's sessions have been cancelled:
  • F-54 and F-73: Reflective Teaching Through Objective Assessment Techniques

    DATE & TIME
    Thursday, November 8th: 9:00 am to 4:15 pm
    Friday, November 9th: 9:00 am to 4:15 pm

    LOCATION
    Crowne Plaza Hotel and Conference Center at Historic Union Station in downtown Indianapolis (All sessions and workshops will take place at the Hotel/Conference Center).

    FEATURED SPEAKERS
    The featured speakers include Patrick Bassett, Carolyn Chapman, Roland Sintos Coloma, Richard D. Ginsburg, Robert K. Greenleaf, Thomas R. Guskey, Jane Hofmeyr, Tim Jordan, Richard Lavoie, Mel Levine, Richard Louv, Alan November, Kathie F. Nunley, Lou Salza, Leonard Sax, Lalitha Shastri, David A. Sousa, Marilee Sprenger, Randy Testa, David Walsh and Rick Wormeli.

    RECEPTION
    Join ISACS and the Indianapolis Area Private Schools Diversity Consortium for a Reception on Thursday, November 8th from 4:30–5:30 pm. Location to be determined (at the conference hotel). Please RSVP by calling ISACS at 312-255-1244 or via email at programinfo@isacs.org.

    SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR 2007 ANNUAL CONFERENCE SPONSORS!

    President’s Club
  • Hinshaw and Culbertson, LLP
  • Aladdin Food Management Services, LLC
    Head’s Club
  • Lumina Foundation for Education
  • Flik Independent Schools by Chartwells
    Dean’s Club
  • Fanning Howey

    EXHIBITOR OPPORTUNITIES
    Exhibitors at the conference will have access to some of the most discriminating educators from more than 225 schools in our 13 state region. ISACS expects 1,000 faculty, administrators and trustees to pass through the exhibit area. The exhibitor space will be open from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm on Thursday, November 8th and 8:30 am to 3:00 pm on Friday, November 9th (with appropriate lunch breaks). **Based on last year’s success, we expect to reach capacity in our exhibitor area in Indianapolis. We recommend reserving your space early for the 2007 Annual Conference.

    HOTEL INFORMATION
    Crowne Plaza Hotel and Conference Center at
    Historic Union Station
    123 West Louisiana Street
    Indianapolis, IN 46225
    Telephone: (317) 631-2221

    All sessions and workshop will take place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel and Conference Center at Historic Union Station.

    Omni Severin Hotel (overflow hotel)
    40 West Jackson Place
    Indianapolis, IN 46225
    Phone: (317) 634-6664
    (located across the street from the Crowne Plaza Hotel)

    ***As of October 18, ISACS has reached capacity at the Crowne Plaza and the Omni Severin (overflow hotel).***

    We recommend the following hotels:

    The Hampton Inn
    As of 10/18, the Hampton Inn has sleeping rooms available for 11/7 and 11/8 for $139/night plus tax (The price can fluctuate at any given time). This includes breakfast and free Internet. Parking is $13.00. We recommend calling The Hampton directly at 317-261-1200 to reserve your room today. Please note this is NOT an ISACS rate; just the current rate as of 10/18. The Hampton Inn is 3 blocks from the Crowne Plaza Hotel and Conference Center, the location of the 2007 Annual Conference.

    Homewood Suites by Hilton Indianapolis
    As of 10/18, Homewood Suites has sleeping rooms available for 11/7 and 11/8 for $149/night plus tax (The price can fluctuate at any given time). This includes breakfast, welcome home evening reception and free Internet. Parking is $22.00 (or you can park in the Pan Am parking). We recommend calling Homewood Suites directly at 317-636-7992 to reserve your room today. Please note this is NOT an ISACS rate; just the current rate as of 10/18. The Homewood Suites is less than 1 block from the Crowne Plaza Hotel and Conference Center, the location of the 2007 Annual Conference.

    PARKING AT THE CROWNE PLAZA HOTEL
    Self parking is available at Pan Am Plaza, located directly across from the hotel and is currently $18 for overnight and $12 for the day. Valet parking is available at the hotel and is currently $23 for overnight (with in/out privileges) and $12 for the day (day parking does not include in/out privileges).

    TRANSPORTATION TO HOTELS
    Taxis from the airport to the hotel cost approximately $27 one way and takes approximately 20 minutes. Airport shuttle (share a ride) service is offered through Carey and is currently $12 per person one way. To reserve your share ride call: 1-317-241-6700, visit
    www.carey.com or book at your arrival at the Indianapolis airport in the ground transportation center near baggage claim.

    For more information on downtown Indianapolis including information on restaurants visit click here.

    REGISTRATION INFORMATION
  • $130 per person (ISACS Member) for 1 day registration
  • $200 per person (ISACS Member) for 2 day registration
  • $150 per person (Non-Member) for 1 day registration
  • $250 per person (Non-Member) for 2 day registration

    Registration includes continental breakfast and lunch. Register online and select sessions, workshops and lunch options. You must register before October 19, 2007. There is no onsite registration.

    To request a copy of the printed brochure, email programinfo@isacs.org with your name and address or call 312-255-1244.

    CANCELLATION POLICY
    ISACS cannot offer refunds or transfer registrations for the Annual Conference after Friday, October 19th. Cancellations must be received in writing by contacting ISACS at programinfo@isacs.org or 312-255-1244 by October 19th to receive a 50% refund. Registration may be transferred to another member from the same school until October 19; please contact ISACS to transfer registration.

    Member Cost: $200     Non-member Cost: $250
    Registration Deadline:  October 19, 2007


       






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