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2008 Academy for Division Heads

February 7 - 8, 2008

Hotel Monaco
225 North Wabash
Chicago, IL 60601

As of 4:00 pm on Wednesday, February 6th, The Academy for Division Heads will continue as scheduled. If you have any questions, please call Karen Zeitlin at (312) 498-8065.

The Academy will begin at 9:30 am on Thursday, February 7 and end by 3:30 pm on Friday, February 8.

***Thursday Evening Activity-Dinner at South Water Kitchen and Blue Man Group are included in the registration fee. REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE AS TICKETS HAD TO BE PRE-ORDERED PRIOR TO JANUARY 16TH.

  • Patrick F. Bassett, President of NAIS
  • Robert Evans, The Human Relations Service
  • Dr. Steven D. Levitt, Author of Freakonomics
  • Leo Athas, Partner, Hinshaw and Culbertson & Retained ISACS Counsel

The Academy for Division Heads will take place in Chicago at the Hotel Monaco, 225 North Wabash on the Third Floor.
The Hotel Monaco, Chicago is a four star luxury hotel and part of the collection of Kimpton Hotels. Located in the heart of downtown Chicago, the Hotel Monaco is in the Loop business district and just steps from North Michigan Avenue shopping and the popular Millennium Park. A former hat factory on the banks of the Chicago River, the transformed Hotel Monaco draws guests in and surrounds them with all manner of stimulations once inside. Complimentary highlights of the Hotel Monaco include: high-speed Internet access in guest rooms and common areas, pet friendly policies, 24-hour fitness center, “guppy” love program (goldfish in each sleeping room) and an evening wine reception in the lobby.
For more details on the Hotel Monaco, visit

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Hotel Reservations
ISACS has secured special discounted room rates at the Hotel Monaco: $159/night plus tax (single or double occupancy) for the nights of February 6-8. To make a reservation call 1-866-610-0081 and use Group Code: "Academy for Division Heads". Special discounted room rates are available until January 16, 2008 (11:59 pm EST).

Online Booking Instructions:
1) Visit our website at and select the city and hotel or visit Hotel Monaco Chicago’s website directly at
2) Click on Reservations
3) Select the arrival and departure dates, number of adults and number of rooms
4) Enter ADH in the Rate Code field
5) Click “Check Availability and Rates”
6) The hotel will display a list of available rates on that date. If your group rate is available on the date you have requested, those rates will be displayed at the top of the list. If they are not available, please select from the rates offered or check availability on another date. If you are trying to book dates outside of the block, please contact Reservations at 1-800-KIMPTON.

You may also contact Reservations at 1-800-KIMPTON and request the Academy for Division Heads Rate during your stay dates.

Parking at the Hotel Monaco is $24 (valet) for 4-12 hours and $38 (valet) for overnight parking. There are several lots within a few blocks of the hotel that may offer less expensive daily parking.

Registration Fee
  • $550 Members
  • $600 Non Member
  • 5% discount for schools sending teams of two or more
  • Registration fee includes 2 lunches and 2 continental breakfasts.

Cancellation Policy Cancellations must be received in writing to ISACS by emailing 10 business days prior to the event to receive a 50% refund. Cancellations received within 10 days of the event will not receive a refund. ISACS reserves the right to cancel the Institute for insufficient enrollment. In this case, participants will be notified and given a full refund. Registration may be transferred to another member from the same school.

Member Cost: $550     Non-member Cost: $600
Registration Deadline:  January 28, 2008


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