IDOT employees– Please have an area representative register your office/district in one transaction. 
Representatives-Please select “I’m registering on behalf of this person” and provide your name and email address. The invoice will be sent to you in the registration confirmation.  Please submit that to your finance department.
Checks must be made out to the “University of Illinois”

Pre-Conference Workshops (closed)

Monday, February 26, iHotel & Conference Center (Illinois Ballroom)

$65 per person and includes entrance into the morning and afternoon workshops and lunch.

Pavement and Material Best Practices (9-12 pm)
This workshop will present recent advancements in material and construction practices for flexible pavements, pavement preservation, and modern roller-compacted concrete pavement along with practical applications for commercial and agency use.

Moderators:  Jeffery R. Roesler, UIUC and Dan Gancarz, Illinois Tollway
Presenters:  Todd Thomas, Asphalt Materials & Matt Munsick, Andale Construction

Lunch (12-1 pm)

Integrating Equity into Transportation (1-4 pm)
This interactive workshop will cover FHWA and IDOT’s guidance on justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion (JEDI) and the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) process while providing best practice insights from leading subject matter experts.

Moderator: Kailey Eldredge, Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure
Presenters: Felecia Hurley, IDOT BDE, Kamille LeClair, Mott MacDonald, Keith Moore, FHWA Resource Center & John Sherrill, IDOT BDE


Conference Registration (Online Registration is Closed)

Dates: Tuesday, February 27 & Wednesday, February 28
Location: iHotel & Conference Center
Registration Fees:

Advance Registration:            $175     Registration received by February 1 (Closed)
Registration:                               $200     Registration received between February 2 and February 18 (Closed)
Onsite Registration:                $225     Registration received after February 18

The registration fee includes the following:

  1. Entrance into all presentations on Tuesday and Wednesday
  2. Breakfast and lunch on Tuesday
  3. Breakfast on Wednesday
  4. Fish Fry at Legends on Monday Night (5:00 pm)
  5. Tuesday Night Mixer @ the Colonnades Club (5:00-7:30 pm)
  6. Parking


Cancellations will not be accepted after February 1.  You may however send someone in your place.

Conference Program

Professional Development Hours

Professional Development Hours (PDHs) will be offered for attending the conference. One PDH equals one contact hour.

Attendees will receive a certificate granting the PDHs after the conference concludes. It will be your responsibility to chart your attendance and determine your hours.