Region V

Region V Conference

OCTOBER 17-19, 2018

Conference Hotel

The NAFSA Region V 2018 conference will be held at the beautifully renovated Renaissance Convention Center Hotel in Schaumburg, IL, October 17 - 19, 2018. Hotel room rate will be $179 per night.

The hotel is conveniently located 25 miles northwest of Chicago and is easily accessible by air (12 miles from O’Hare; 30 miles from Midway), rail (Metra Northwest Line), and car (I-90 / I-290).

Call for Proposals

We are currently accepting session, workshop, and poster proposals the Region V Conference.

Submit a proposal now!


Region V Conference registration is scheduled to open July 10, 2018.

Exhibitors & Sponsors

This year’s venue is ideal for exhibiting – the large, open space in the heart of the convention center adjacent to all coffee breaks will ensure many opportunities for showcasing your products and services and networking with colleagues and clients. We will be offering several sponsorship opportunities this year at varying levels of support. More information will be available soon.

Exhibitor registration for NAFSA Global Partners will open April 27, 2018 and for all other exhibitors June 15, 2018.

Questions can be directed to the Region V Exhibitor Coordinator, Katerina Roskina (


Interested in getting involved in NAFSA Region V and not sure how? Consider volunteering at the Region V Conference! Volunteers are essential to the success of our conference and sincerely appreciated. Please email if you are interested in learning more. Please note that all attendees receiving the Student/Retiree discounted rate will be expected to commit to volunteer shifts of their choosing.