IAHSE's 35th Annual Conference

Power of the Past, Force of the Future

Join the Illinois Association of Hispanic State Employees as they promote their 35th annual conference, with this year’s theme.

Your ticket to this all-day event includes:

  • Hot breakfast with a wide variety of options and beverages.
  • Workshops that will inform you on topics that directly affect state employees and our communities.
  • Plated lunch with chicken, filet mignon or vegetarian options.
  • Opportunities to network with Latinos at all levels in various agencies.
  • An evening reception with hors d’oeuvres,  4-hours of open bar included, and live entertainment.
  • Celebrate and dance the night away with music played by an IAHSE favorite Chicago DJ, JC Delgado.

Please note:

  • There will be NO on-site registration available the day of the event.
  • Event check-in will close at 11am. Late attendees will not be refunded.
  • Names not on our event register will NOT be allowed entrance.

Workshops Include:

  • Active Shooter In the Workplace
  • CMS – Navigating the State Employment Application Process
  • CMS – Navigating the Internal State Interview Process
  • Communication and Conflict Resolution In the Workplace
  • Effective Legislative Advocacy
  • Latinos In Local Unions – Heard or Ignored
  • Understanding State Employees Rights Under the Civil Service Commission
  • State Retirement Systems: Countdown to Retirement
  • Reasonable Accommodations: What are they? How to request them? And what happens If they’re denied?
  • Taking Control of Your Financial Wellness

Workshops are subject to change at any time and are not guaranteed.

Local Hotel Block Information:

IAHSE has reserved a block of rooms at the SpringHill Suites Chicago Elmhurst/Oakbrook for $124/night. Please use the following link to book directly with the hotel: