The 56th annual IBEA Fall Conference will be held in Springfield, Illinois, November 7, 8, and 9, 2018, at the President Abraham Lincoln Springfield - A DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Springfield. The 2018 IBEA Conference offers a variety of professional development opportunities . . .

An engaging Keynote Speaker will once again highlight our conference.

Tours of Businesses and Education will be provided again at this year's conference.

Certiport Certification sessions
Individuals will be able to test in the following areas at the 2018 IBEA Fall Conference:

  • Adobe Certified Associate
  • Entrepreneurship and Small Business
  • IC3 Digital Literacy
  • Microsoft Office Specialist (2016 version)
  • Microsoft Technology Associate
  • QuickBooks Certified User

Participants testing will receive a sample practice test prior to the conference. Space will be limited—Register early to reserve your exam.

Numerous Break-Out Sessions
Related to the latest trends in business and technology for your classroom including Google, Entrepreneurial skills, marketing, etc. Find more details inside.

PD credit will be available at this year's conference.

Commercial Exhibitors
Find the latest textbooks and other useful items for your classroom

Networking opportunities
Network with fellow business educators and future educators

  • Wednesday reception
  • Thursday luncheon and affiliate sessions
  • Friday luncheon

Comfortable Hotel Facilities

  • Free in-room wireless internet
  • Parking in attached garage

Delicious food Included in registration fee

  • Wednesday reception
  • Thursday continental breakfast and lunch
  • Friday breakfast break and closing lunch

Conference Pre-Registration and Hotel Deadlines are both October 22.

Make your travel arrangements today to attend the 2018 IBEA Fall Conference.