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2024 Educational Conference

Northern Illinois University Conference Center

April 22-24, 2024

Mark your calendars and plan to join us!


This conference is for forensic and investigative professionals. Only credentialed law

enforcement, crime lab personnel, or approved exhibitors may attend. The Illinois Division IAI

reserves the right to remove individuals who do not meet this requriement.

Registration Details
Exhibitor Registration Details:


Vendor Registration Fee: $425.00.  The space is limited to 15 Exhibitors. Booths will be assigned as registrations are received.  Please register by April 8, 2024.


Your registration fee includes:  Registration for one person; continental breakfast, snacks, and lunch every day; booth; a business card size advertisement in the conference program, website, as well as all email and newsletter communications. 


The registration fee for each additional person is $115. This fee includes continental breakfast, snacks, and lunch each day.


Booth Size:  6 ft x 3 ft. skirted table, 2 chairs, wastebasket, and electricity.  Any other requirements may be arranged for an additional cost.

Additional Information:


The Exhibitor room will be situated between the main reception lobby that will provide

maximum exposure of your products and services.


The vendor set up will begin at 7:00am on Monday, April 22, 2024.

All Exhibitors will also have the opportunity to introduce themselves and their company

during the opening remarks on Monday, April 22, 2024.


Exhibitors wishing to host a workshop will need to notify the IDIAI no later than

March 1st to allow time in scheduling the breakout sessions.


If you wish to provide a door prize, the division would be grateful.

We generally hold a drawing during one of the lunch periods.

Hotel accommodations are available at multiple hotels in the area.

Non-Attending Exhibitor Registration Details:

This is an option for vendors who are unable to participate the conference, but would like to sponsor the conference. The Non-Attending Exhibitor Fee is $150.00.  

The business will be advertised on the website and in the conference booklet at the conference. If you would like to send swag bags, additional advertisements to be displayed, and or pamphlets of your own to distribute during the conference you can contact

Exhibitor Registration

Exhibitor and Sponsor Registration

Please register by Friday, April 08, 2024. Use our online form to pay through our Square store payment service or download a paper registration form to pay by check.

Please submit your company artwork and/or business card sized advertisement by email to the division as directed at the bottom of the paper registration form.

Exhibitor Registration

(After you complete this form, please be sure to click the submit button at the bottom. This will take you to our Square store for payment. Once there, choose the Exhibitor for one attendee. If you are sending an additional person add Exhibitor +1 to your purchase.)


Conference Lodging

There are a block of rooms at The Courtyard at Marriott in Naperville (1155 East Diehl Road), click here to be redirected to website for additional information. 


There are several hotels close to the conference center.  Here are several options for lodging, if to choose stay at a different hotel. Just click on your favorite hotel to link to the corporate reservation website.

1. Hampton Inn - 1087 East Diehl Rd. Naperville, IL -  +1 630-505-1400

2. Holiday Inn Express - 1837 Centre Point Circle , Naperville, IL. - +1-630-505-3353

3. Fairfield Inn - 1820 Abriter Ct, Naperville, IL - +1 844 631 0595

4. Embassy Suites - 1823 Abriter Court, Naperville, IL 60563 US - +1 630-799-5900

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