Airports Conference plus Aviation Environmental Workshop

Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare Hotel
Rosemont, Illinois
October 27 – 29, 2019

Please join us for this expanded opportunity to share experiences with your airport certification, operations, maintenance, engineering and planning colleagues from all parts of the Midwest.

Interact with the FAA Great Lakes Region Airports District Office staff who will keep you up to date on the latest issues, concerns, recommendations and requirements concerning the safe and efficient operation, growth and development of your airport. There will be a reception Sunday evening as well as Monday evening to allow for increased participation for FAA and Airport Conference attendees.

Hear presentations from your peers from around the country regarding their experience and methods of dealing with an expanded presentation of airport issues. Topics include but aren’t limited to PFAS; marking signs and lighting, wildlife, obstruction construction evaluations, airport overlay districts, solar on airports, snow removal best practices, recycling and much more.

Visit with exhibitors representing all facets of airfield maintenance.

View the 2019 GLCAAAE Workshop & Conference Tentative Agenda

Cost to Attend:
$300 – Half Day Environmental Workshop ONLY
$450 – Two Day Airports Conference ONLY
$650 – Environmental Workshop AND Airports Conference
$287 – Student Rate for Airports Conference

View a Printable Registration Form

NEW – Click here to register online

When registering online you must have a user account.
If you are a member, you already have an account. Your username is your email address and your first time logging in you will need to use the “Forgot your Password” link to reset your password.
If you are not a member, you will need to create an account.
If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at 330-273-5756.


Exhibitor and Sponsor Opportunities Available!

View details about becoming an exhibitor and/or sponsor for the conference

NEW – Click here to register as an EXHIBITOR online

NEW – Click here to register as a SPONSOR online

When registering online you must have a user account.
If you are a member, you already have an account. Your username is your email address and your first time logging in you will need to use the “Forgot your Password” link to reset your password.
If you are not a member, you will need to create an account.
If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at 330-273-5756.


Hotel Reservations:

GLCAAAE has booked a block of rooms at Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare Hotel & Conf. Ctr. 5440 N. River Rd. Rosemont, IL 60018 (847) 671-6350. All attendees will receive a special rate of $137.00. single/double. Reservations must be made by Monday, October 7, 2019, in order to guarantee this rate. Reservations made after this date only can be honored on a space and rate available basis. To make your hotel reservations, CLICK HERE or call the hotel at (877) 337-5793 and use group code “LC7”.

Free Crown Plaza Hotel shuttle service to/from the hotel to O’Hare Int’l Airport.


Registration Deadline and Cancellation Policy:
Registration and payment should be received no later than September 27, 2019. Those who meet this deadline will be eligible for two $100 prize drawings.
Registrations and/or cancellations must be submitted in writing. All cancellation requests for conference registrations received before Friday, September 27, 2019 are subject to a $100 processing fee. Refunds will be processed after the conference takes place. There will be no refunds of any kind after October 27, 2019. Substitutions will be accepted without penalty. No-shows will be expected to pay their appropriate registration fee. The Great Lakes Chapter reserves the right to cancel any conference if the number of registrants is insufficient. In this event, we will notify all registrants and refund the registration fee in full. However, any costs incurred by the registrants such as hotel cancellation or airline penalties, are the responsibility of the registrant.

Questions?

For Airports Conference information, contact Michael Stephens at (608) 246-3392 or stephens.michael@msnairport.com or Katie Scherer at (260) 446-3427 or kscherer@fwairport.com

For Environmental Workshop information, contact Eric Vences at (217) 892-6896 or evences@village.rantoul.il.us

For registration information, contact Sheri Maskow at (330) 273-5756 or sheri@glcaaae.org.