IEA Representative Assembly 2015

IEA Representative Assembly 2015


April 16-18, 2015
Hyatt Regency O’Hare
9300 Bryn Mawr Avenue
Rosemont, Illinois, USA, 60018

The 161st Illinois Education Association Representative Assembly (RA) will convene on April 16, 2015. This year will mark IEA’s return to the Hyatt Regency O’Hare for the first time since 2010. The debates and decisions made by the assembled delegates will set the direction of IEA for the coming year.

Hotel Reservations

Sleeping rooms at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare are $167.24/night ($148.00 plus 13% tax) for single, double, triple or quadruple occupancy. Regency Club accommodations are available at a higher rate ($178 + 23.14 = $201.14).

Guestroom internet access will be complimentary for all attendees.

The Reservations link is now active! The deadline for making reservations is March 27, 2015.

Make Your Hyatt Reservations


Self-parking at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare is being offered at $17 per day for registered delegates or day guests.


Amtrak offers a 10% discount off the best available rail fare to Chicago, IL for April 11 – 22, 2015. To book your reservation call Amtrak at 1 (800) 872-7245 or contact your local travel agent. Please be sure to refer to Convention Fare Code X02W-924 when making your reservation. Conventions fares cannot be booked via Internet. This offer is not valid on the Auto Train and Acela Service. Fare is valid on Amtrak Regional for all departures seven days a week, except for holiday blackouts.  Offer valid with Sleepers, Business Class or First Class seats with payment of the full applicable accommodation charges.

IEA Shuttle Bus from Union Station

Contact your region chair for additional information and for tickets.

Application for 2015 IEA RA Assistant Positions

IEA is accepting applications from IEA members to be RA Assistants for the IEA Representative Assembly in Rosemont, IL from April 16-18, 2015.

RA Assistants help support the smooth and efficient functioning of the IEA Representative Assembly. They fulfill a coveted and critical role at this important event.

RA Assistants positions available for the IEA RA include hall security, monitoring the electronics charging station, counting and distributing materials to the head table and delegation, door monitors, pick up and delivery of materials from the IEA Office/Print room and, if needed, helping with IEA elections.

Apply to be a RA Assistant

Application for 2015 IEA RA Exhibitors

IEA cordially invites your company/organization to be an exhibitor at our annual Representative Assembly.

Apply to be an Exhibitor