Combined event: Midwest Expo and ILACP Annual Conference

August 18 - 20, 2021

Tinley Park Convention Center
Tinley Park, Illinois

(Alternate dates: November XX-XX, 2021)

We want to gather in person and so if we cannot do it in August, we will plan for November!

Click here to be an Exhibitor at the Midwest Security and Police Conference/Expo





We are combining the popular Midwest Expo, with its free training and large trade show, with the best features of our Annual Conference. 

  • The original dates for the ILACP Annual Conference were April 28-30, 2021, as a stand-alone conference. It was postponed due to the pandemic.

  • The ILACP Annual Conference is now combined with the Midwest Security and Police Conference/Expo, commonly nicknamed the Midwest Expo. The two events will run concurrently.

OVERVIEW OF ANNUAL CONFERENCE EVENTS (paid registration required):

Wednesday, August 18 at 2:00 p.m.
Opening Ceremony, Annual Membership Meeting, and Executive Board 

Thursday, August 19 at 8:00 a.m.
Keynote Speaker (to be determined)

Thursday, August 19 at 12 noon
Conference lunch

Thursday, August 19 at 5 p.m.
Reception for all attendees plus Special Olympics Auction
Sponsored in part by Axon

Friday, August 20 at 6 p.m.
Reception and Annual Awards Banquet (separate charge)

Registration Rates are:

Conference Registration (does not include the banquet) - $149
Installation & Awards Banquet - $79
Retired/Life Conference Registration (does not include the banquet) - $99
Small Agency Rate - $119
Table of Ten for Installation and Awards Banquet - $790

Hotel Reservations:

Rooms at the EVEN Hotel (formerly a Holiday Inn), 18501 Convention Center Drive, Tinley Park, Illinois, will be available at a later date.

To reserve a room at the conference rate, watch this space (coming soon).


MIDWEST EXPO EVENTS (free registration):

Thursday, August 19, 2021

8:30 - 4:00 p.m. Breakout Sessions/Free training

10 a.m. Exhibit Hall opens

4 p.m. Exhibit Hall closes

5 p.m. Reception for all attendees and Special Olympics Auction


Friday, August 20, 2021

8:30 - 2:00 p.m. Breakout Sessions/Free training

9 a.m. Illinois Traffic Safety Challenge breakfast (separate registration required)

10 a.m. Exhibit Hall opens

1 p.m. Exhibit Hall closes

Click below to register for the Expo and/or the Annual Conference - Registration opens in June, 2021!

  • 2021 ILACP Annual Conference / Annual Awards Banquet (pay now or later)
  • 2021 Midwest Security and Police Conference/Expo (free) 

Click here to register for Illinois Traffic Safety Challenge Breakfast only (August 20) - Coming Soon!


Interested in being a sponsor of the 2021 ILACP Annual Conference? Click here.


Interested in having a booth at this very popular Midwest Expo trade show? Click here.