77th Annual Conference
Join us in Chicago, Illinois for this year's 77th Annual Conference featuring a wide range of juvenile and family law topics including child abuse and neglect, trauma, custody and visitation, judicial leadership, juvenile justice, sex trafficking of minors, family violence, drug courts, psychotropic medications, children testifying in court, detention alternatives, substance abuse, and the adolescent brain.
A tentative conference schedule will be available soon. For more information, please contact the Conference and Travel Management department at (775) 784-6971.
At this time, the NCJFCJ is not accepting session proposals.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
This conference is judicially-focused and open to all those interested in the improvement of juvenile and family justice.
Early registration fees, by June 13, 2014
Member - $695 Non-Member - $890
Regular registration fees, after June 13, 2014
Member - $745 Non-Member - $940
To register for the conference, please click here.
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Please note: Registration fee includes all educational seminars, Exhibit Show, online training materials, Welcome Reception, one lunch, and all coffee breaks.
Cancellation Policy: The NCJFCJ will not deny admission to any program because of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or religion. The NCJFCJ reserves the right to limit, cancel and/or refund registration on a case-by-case basis should circumstances require. Cancellations for conference registration must be made prior to June 13, 2014 for a full refund. Cancellations received after June 14th and before July 13th will incur a $100 administrative fee. No cancellations for refund will be accepted after the start of the conference.
The Palmer House Hilton will serve as the conference hotel. Single and double accommodations are available at a rate of $184 per night and are subject to state and local taxes. Please click here or call 1-877-865-5321 and refer to "NCJFCJ Annual Conference" or “NAC” group code to book. Early hotel reservations are strongly recommended as a limited number of rooms have been reserved at the reduced rate. Must book by 6/17/14 to receive the reduced rate. An early departure fee of one night’s room and tax will be charged if a change in scheduled length of stay occurs and guest does not advise hotel before check-in.
Conference participants can arrive in Chicago by either flying into Chicago O’Hare Airport or Chicago Midway Airport.
Self Park: $41/night
Exhibitor Sales Kit: Please click here to download sales kit and application.
More than 600 attendees, including registered participants, faculty, committee members, etc., are expected at this conference. Judges who hear juvenile and family law cases are expected to make up approximately 60 percent of participants, with the remainder being attorneys, administrators, and court personnel. However, others working in the field of juvenile and family justice as also welcome to attend. More than 35 exhibitors representing a wide-range of services to the juvenile and family justice field are also expected to attend.
$890 - Exhibit Fee (includes participation for one exhibitor, one 6-foot draped table, and two chairs.
$695 - Each additional exhibit person
To be listed as an exhibitor in the Program Guide or to place an ad, the Exhibitor Application and any advertising artwork must be received by January 6, 2014.
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Consent to Use of Photographs and Images: Registration and attendance at the NCJFCJ's meetings and activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to allow the NCJFCJ to use and distribute photographs, video tapes, electronic reproductions, and audiotapes of such events and activities.