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WIOA Summit 2023

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)Summit reflects the commitment to collaboration and the unified mission fostered by WIOA law. The WIOA Summit is intentionally designed to assist our local core partner staff and board members, by providing practical guidance on service and system integration. The WIOA Professional Development Committee representing the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, Illinois Department of Employment Securities, Illinois Community College Board, and the Illinois Department of Human Services.

Event Details:

Conference Format: Hybrid

Theme: We Are One Workforce

Date: May 11th & 12th 2023

Location: Embassy Suites and Conference Center East Peoria, IL

Attendance/Registration Fees:

Level 1: In-Person $150.00

  • Access to
    • All General Sessions
    • Day 1 Networking Lunch
    • Day 2 Networking Breakfast & Lunch
    • All Breakout Sessions (in-person & virtual)
    • Full access to all content on Whova App
    • Recordings of all live streamed and on-demand sessions following the conference

Level 2: Virtual $100.00

  • Access to
    • All General Sessions
    • 2 livestreamed breakout presentations per timeslot
    • Full access to all content on Whova App
    • Recordings of all live streamed and on-demand sessions following the conference

*Refund requests will be honored until 11:59pm on May 1, 2023.

Hotel Accommodations:

For State of Illinois Employees Only (must show State Employment Identification upon check-in)
Book your group rate for the 2023 WIOA Summit: State Employee Rate.

For non-State of Illinois Employees
Book your group rate for the 2023 WIOA Summit: Conference Attendees Rate.

*Room block closes on April 18, 2023.

Essential Team Members:

  • IWIB/LWIB Business Members
  • Local Workforce Innovation Board Chairs and other LWIB Staff
  • WIOA One-Stop Operator
  • Workforce Development (Title 1) Program Administrators/other Department Designated Staff
  • Illinois Community College Board Adult Education Administrators (Title II) and other Department Designated Staff
  • Department of Employment Security Managers (Title III) Department Designated Staff
  • Department of Human Services Vocational Rehabilitation Managers (Title IV) Designated Staff
  • Department of Human Services TANF/SNAP E&T Managers Designated Staff
  • Regional and/or local economic development organizations leaders, including Department of Commerce TeamRED members

Encouraged Attendees:

  • Business and Industry Professional Organizations, including local/regional Chambers of Commerce
  • Middle School and High School Administrators/Instructors
  • Community-based organizations
  • Community action agencies
  • Foundations and Other Interested Partners
  • WIOA required One-Stop Partner Administrators
  • Community College leadership, such as:
  • Presidents, Trustees, Instructors, Corporate Training, and Continuing & Community Education Administrators