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Mark Your Calendars for the Fall Regional Meeting
Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2022, in Springfield, Illinois

The 2022 ACN Regional Workshop will be in Springfield, Illinois, this fall. We’ll start with an opening reception the evening of Tuesday, Oct. 18, stay at the President Abraham Lincoln Springfield-DoubleTree Hotel, and have a full day of professional development sessions on Wednesday, Oct. 19, ending about 4:30pm.

Schedule at a glance

Tuesday, October 18
Optional self guided tours of Lincoln sites
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM - Reception 

Wednesday, October 19
8:00 AM -  9:00 AM - Registration
9:00 AM  - Welcome!
9:15 AM - Session 1 -  Social Media
10:30 AM - Session 2 - Writing/Content
11:45 AM - Lunch and Session 3 - Work Smarter, Not Harder
1:15 PM - Session 5 - Photography
2:30 PM - Session 6 - Video
3:30 PM - Session 7 - Writing/Content
4:30 PM - Closing remarks and adjourn!
Optional dine-arounds for those who are staying another night

More information coming soon!

 

Here's how to get to Springfield IL! 

Approximate drive times:

Bloomington:  1 hour
St. Louis:  1.5 hours
Chicago:  3 hours
Indianapolis:  3 hours
Kansas City:  less than 5 hours
Des Moines:  5 hours

American, United and Allegiant service the Springfield airport, with daily non-stops from O’Hare and DFW, and a free shuttle service to the hotel.

We look forward to sharing more information soon in the ByLine. Also check our Facebook page for updates.