Northern Leadership Conference

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LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE - NORTHERN QUADRANT
CHICAGO MARRIOTT O'HARE
8535 West Higgins Road
Chicago, IL 60631
www.marriottohare.com

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION DEADLINE: December 10, 2016
Registration fee is $360 per person.
All registration fees are non-refundable.

Date / Time: Friday, February 10, 2017, 7:00 p.m. (unless contacted by your CCA) - Sunday, February 12, 2017, 12:00 noon

Transportation: You are responsible for providing your own transportation.  
Discounted parking available for $10.00 per day/night.

If you are flying:       Schedule flights to arrive no later than 5:30 p.m. Friday, unless approved by your CCA, and depart no earlier than 2:30 p.m. Sunday.  
Complimentary round-trip shuttle service is available from the Chicago O'Hare International Airport on a regular basis.

For assistance with air travel, contact Kim Criscuolo at Canyon Creek Travel.
kcriscuolo@cctrvl.com
1-800-952-1998

Note: All travelers must submit date of birth and name exactly as they appear on the driver's license or passport when making your airline reservations.

Attendees: 
Each collegiate chapter MUST send at least an eight-person leadership team consisting of:

Chapter Advisor VP Marketing
Chapter President VP Risk Management
VP  Member Recruitment VP Campus Affairs
VP Chapter Operations VP Programming and Education

Additional programming tracks will be offered for the following chapter officers and advisors. Please consider sending these women as your chapter budget allows.
Director of Finance
Director of COB
Director of New Member Education
Recruitment Advisor
Finance Advisor

Other chapter advisors, officers and volunteers are encouraged to attend as your chapter budget allows.

Registration Fees: 

$360 per person for EARLY BIRD CONFERENCE REGISTRATION due on or before December 10, 2016. 

$395 per person for FULL CONFERENCE REGISTRATION after December 10, 2016.
Includes: Friday and Saturday night lodging; Friday night dinner, all Saturday meals, Sunday breakfast; all conference and programming materials.

$175 per person for SATURDAY day only
Includes all conference programming sessions (8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.), lunch and dinner.

$50 per person for Saturday lunch only
Please make checks payable to Alpha Phi International Fraternity and mail to:
Alpha Phi International Fraternity Executive Office
1930 Sherman Avenue
Evanston, Illinois 60201
ATTN: Leadership Conference - Northern Quadrant

What to Wear: Friday: Show your Alpha Phi spirit by wearing Alpha Phi branded clothing
Saturday Day: Badge Attire/Business Casual (no denim, leggings, sneakers or Uggs)
Saturday Night:  Show your school spirit by wearing school branded clothing
Sunday: Business Casual

For examples of attire, please see the Leadership Conference Pinterest boards. 
https://www.pinterest.com/alphaphi/leadership-conference-attire/

Conference Preparation for Collegiate Chapters:
Review your available resources before arriving (manuals, chapter bylaws, etc.).
VPMs should bring a successful t-shirt design or other successful marketing items for the merchandising session. 
All officers are encouraged to bring laptops or iPads.
Don't forget your badge.

The Order of the Lamp Qualifier:

In order to be considered for the Order of the Lamp or Most Outstanding Chapter awards at Alpha Phi's 2018 Convention, chapters must qualify at one or more of the leadership conferences in the biennium.
These are the top collegiate awards in the Fraternity, and being named a qualifier is a significant international honor in itself. Qualifier awards are named annually based upon the chapter's accomplishments during the tenure of a specific executive council.

Your application and supporting materials must be submitted by Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. Central time.

To apply click on: https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/32733-Alpha-Phi-Foundation--Alpha-Phi-Fraternity


Questions?   Contact training@alphaphi.org