General Forum Information


Continental breakfast and snacks will be provided on all meeting days with lunch provided on Thursday, Nov. 30th. Participants will be responsible for their own dinners. All registrants are invited to join the welcome reception (appetizers and cash bar) on Wednesday, Nov. 29th.

Dress Code

Please dress business casual. You may wish to bring a sweater or jacket since the meeting rooms can get cold at times.

Cancellations, Substitutions, and Refunds

Registrations and cancellations received after November 10, 2017 are not refundable. If you need to cancel after November 10, 2017, please call 312-850-4744. One attendee may be substituted for another at any time by calling 312-850-4744.

Need-Based Scholarships

We have awarded all of the scholarships available at this time and will re-post the scholarship application if more funding becomes available.

Group Discount

We’re offering a 15% discount to multi-sector collaboratives sending at least 3 people from different organizations working together. To receive the discount, please email Rebeca at

Accommodations & Accessibility

For questions about accessibility and/or to request accommodations, please contact Rebeca at or by calling 312-850-4744 no later than Nov. 22nd, 2017.