Latino Caucus Conference

November 12, 2011 6:56:21 AM PST
The Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus Foundation (ILLCF) is holding its ninth annual conference on Friday, November 18.

It will feature speeches, panel presentations, exhibits and more, to address the major Latino public policy issues of the day, including education, immigration, health and human services and the economy. This year's conference will especially address the need of job creation, business development, empowering women.

State Representative Antonia Berrios joined us in our ABC7 studio to talk about the mission of the ILLCF and the services offered at its conference.

9th Annual ILLCF Conference
Friday, November 18
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
Rosemont, IL
For additional conference information, visit or call (224) 366-8512

9 a.m.
Opening General Session & Welcome
North Ballroom

9:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions
Health and Responsibility: Increasing Awareness and Access
Room 29
Immigration Reform and Influence: Leveraging Strength in Numbers
Room 30
Latina Empowerment: Creating Leadership Strengths, Relationships and Resources
Room 43
Educational Transformation: Improving Schools in a Time of Budget Constraints
Room 46
Latino Student Leadership: Developing Knowledge, Skills and Values
Room 47

12 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Scholarship Awards Luncheon
North Ballroom

2 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Town Hall Meeting
North Ballroom
The State of the State in 2011: Implications for the Latino Community

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