We have amazing speakers and workshops in store for our annual conference come join us for an eventful day of learning, networking and fun! The Annual Conference will be held in person at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Chicago’s West Loop 25 S Halsted St Chicago, IL 60661 on Monday, November 14th, from 8:30am to 4:30pm

We are excited to announce Mark Ishaug as our Keynote speaker!

Mark Ishaug has dedicated his career to advocating for the rights of stigmatized and vulnerable people. As the CEO of Thresholds, Mark has overseen expansive growth and a culture shift that embraces change, innovation, transparency, and, yes – love. Thresholds has been recognized for eight consecutive years as a Chicago Tribune Top Workplace and a Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For. In addition, Mark serves on the boards of Dominican University, Kennedy Forum Illinois, the Civic Federation of Chicago, and the Alphawood Foundation, as well as on the Membership Committee of the Economic Club of Chicago and the Leadership Fellows Association Board of Leadership Greater Chicago. Before Thresholds, Mark worked as a leader in the fight against HIV/AIDS as CEO of the AIDS Foundation of Chicago.