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November 8-9, 2017

The Illinois Association of Institutional Research promotes institutional research in post-secondary education as a professional activity; disseminates information about the methods and content of institutional research; provides a forum in which institutional researchers can discuss and seek assistance in their common problems and share research findings; and promotes professional development of IAIR members.

The 47th Annual Forum will be held at the NIU Naperville Conference Center, 1120 E Diehl Rd, Naperville, IL 60563

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2017 IAIR Conference Program

Hotel Blocks are at the following three hotels for non-state employees. State employees, check out the website and see if the state rate is better than the contracted rate.


Country Inn & Suites by Carlson
1837 Centre Point Circle, Naperville, IL 60563

$80 - Standard kings
$90 - Double queen
$100 - King suite

Distance: 1 block away
Book your group rate for IAIR online

Fairfield Inn & Suites Chicago-Naperville
1820 Abriter Court, Naperville, IL 60563
630/577-1820 • 800/228-2800

$102 USD per night plus tax

Distance: 0.1 miles east
Ask for IAIR or Book your group rate for IAIR online
Last day to book: October 10, 2017

Hampton Inn
1087 East Diehl Road
Naperville, IL 60563
630/505-1400 • 800/426-7866

$94 USD per night plus tax for King
$99 USD per night plus tax for Double

Distance: Across the street
Ask for IAIR or Book your group rate for IAIR online
If issues with online link, please call hotel directly.
Last day to book: October 10, 2017

Additional hotels in the area:

   Courtyard by Marriott
   Distance: 1 block away

   Marriott Chicago Naperville
   Distance: 0.1 miles east


Can’t attend the forum, you can pay your membership dues only:
Membership dues only are a $20 fee and are good from December 1, 2017 to November 30, 2018.

You may renew your membership two ways:

  1. Complete the Membership Application Form at or
  2. Click on the link Pay Membership Dues Only  - $20 to pay online

Registration Questions?
Contact Jackie Welch, SIU Carbondale, Conference and Scheduling Services, 618/536-7751 or by email.

Forum Questions?
Contact Debbie Kepple-Mamros, IAIR Program Chair, Western Illinois University Quad Cities, 309/762-9481 ext. 62547 or by email.

Early bird (before September 30): $195
Regular registration
(October 1 and after): $250

Registrant initiated refunds for conference registration will be made, minus the $20 membership dues and a $15 handling fee ($35 total), if the request is received on or before September 30, 2017. No refunds will be made after that date. Refund requests should be made by contacting conference program chair Debbie Kepple-Mamros.

Registration Options:   

Any Questions?
Please call Coordinator Jackie Welch at 618/453-5672 or send an email.