EqualityCon Illinois 2017, May 6, in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD — Join the Equality Illinois Institute for EqualityCon 2017 on May 6 in Springfield. EqualityCon brings together Illinois’ LGBTQ community and allies, progressive advocates, civic leaders, and community groups to train and share insights on how to make Illinois and the nation more just and equal.

FRIDAY, May 5
EqualityCon Reception: Club Station House
306 East Washington Street
5:00pm until 7:00pm (Hosted by the Phoenix Center of Springfield)

SATURDAY, May 6
Check-in opens at 8:30AM
Breakfast on your own

10:00 – 10:50am: Opening Plenary
MCs: Jonna Cooley, Phoenix Center, Anthony Galloway, Equality Illinois
Welcome | Springfield Mayor James O. Langfelder
Charge of the Conference | Equality Illinois CEO Brian C. Johnson
Opening Address | Shannon Price Minter, National Center for Lesbian Rights

For the full schedule, go to The Illinois Eagle.