Annual Legislative Conference

Engage, Educate & Empower​

April 26 - 28, 2018

Crowne Plaza

3000 S. Dirksen Pkwy

Springfield, IL 62703

217 529 -7777

Conference Agenda


Thursday, April 26

3pm - 8pm                  Registration

6pm - 9pm                  Black is Beautiful 70's Style Welcome Reception


Friday, April 27

7am - 3pm                  Registration

7:30am - 9am             Continental Breakfast

9am - 10:30am           Health Workshop Track

10:45am - 12:15pm    Education Track

12:30pm - 2pm           Luncheon with Guest Speaker, Dr. Cheryl L. Hyman

2:15pm - 3:45pm        Energy Track

4pm - 5:30pm             Criminal Justice Track

8pm - 11pm                Black is Beautiful Inaugural Black Carpet Gala


Saturday, April 28

7am - 8am                  Continental Breakfast

8:15am - 9:45am        Civic Engagement Track

10am - 12pm              Closing Brunch

12pm - 1pm                Roundtable Town Hall Discussion

Download our

2018 Registration Form

Download our

2018 Sponsorship Package

For more info, please contact Monica Gordon at info@ILBCF.org.


Please mail checks to:

The Illinois Legislative Black Caucus Foundation:

614 S. College St,

Springfield, IL 62704

Download our

2018 Registration Form