Why Attend?


Welcome to the all-new IDEAcon (formerly the ICE Conference). IDEAcon will be held February 24-27, 2020 at the Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel and Convention Center. IDEAcon will feature four full days of sessions this year with conference strands including Leadership, Library Media & Learning Spaces, Professional Learning & Coaching, Special Education & ESL/ELL, and Teaching & Learning. Thursday will feature general sessions designed for CTO's and IT & administrators AND workshops for ALL K-12 educators.

Registration is open! The hotel reservation portal can be accessed using the link in your registration confirmation email or at https://book.passkey.com/e/49888203.

Illinois Digital Educators Alliance (IDEA) is a statewide 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to leadership in education through technology. IDEA is the largest organization in the state devoted to the use of technology in education and is an organizational affiliate of the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE). For the past 33 years, our nonprofit member organization has played a vital role in supporting the integration of technology in education. Our 2019 conference attracted 5,000 unique attendees, 200 exhibitors, and 400 educational sessions.

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