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2017 ACHE Great Lakes Regional Meeting

Persistence, Perseverance, and Success in Continuing Education


February 8-10, 2017
Magnificent Mile, Chicago, IL

The ACHE Great Lakes Region has partnered with the Illinois Council on Continuing Higher Education (ICCHE) to host our 2017 regional conference.  This year’s conference theme is Persistence, Perseverance, and Success in Continuing Education. We'll be welcoming  professionals at colleges and universities in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin and Central Ontario.

  • Pre-conference, presented by Valerie Beck “The ABC’s of Success: Attitude, Belief, Commitment” 
  • Opening reception hosted by Chicago Chocolate Tours
  • Keynote speaker, Dr. Valencia Ray on “Change Agility”
  • Over 12 breakout sessions and round-table discussions
  • Networking with fellow colleagues and exhibitors
  • Thursday, February 9: Complimentary dinner hosted by Cambridge Educational Services - RSVP to


Early bird registration through January 16: $230



Doubletree Hilton Hotel Chicago Magnificent Mile
Chicago Magnificent Mile, 300 East Ohio Street, Chicago, IL
Call (312) 787-6100 and use “ICCHE” for the group code
$79 Discounted Hotel Rate - Ends January 19


Don’t miss the opportunity to take advantage of the generously discounted hotel group rate for the 42nd annual ICCHE/ACHE Great Lakes Conference! Located two blocks from Michigan Avenue and the famous Magnificent Mile, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago – Magnificent Mile puts you in easy reach of some of the city’s best shopping, dining and entertainment. Less than 45 minutes from Chicago O’Hare and Midway Airports, DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago – Magnificent Mile lets you make the most of your time in the city while enjoying the conference.

*Guest room charges are subject to the current 17.4% Chicago hotel room tax (subject to change without notice). Extra person charge: Guest room rate provided above for single or double occupancy; for each additional adult guest, an extra person charge of $20.00, per person, will apply.

A discounted parking fee of $35.00 for 24 hours is available under the group hotel reservation block.

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