2020 Course Schedule

Northeast Conference
August 3 - 5, 2020

Courses Offered

  • Neighborhood Analysis - Seminar & Exam
  • The Income Approach: A Detailed Examination – Seminar & Exam
  • Basics of Mass Appraisal – Qualifying
  • Exploring Assessment Ethics - Seminar
  • Residential Complaints at the Local Level - Seminar
  • Partial Interests and Taxable Leaseholds - Seminar
  • Uncovering the Mystery of the Property Tax Appeal Board - Cancelled

Register through the Student Portal by clicking the Account Login button above.

Last day to register or drop a course without penalty is Monday, July 27, 2020.




Hotel Information

Courtyard by Marriott
1155 E Diehl Rd, Naperville, IL 60563

Hotel Website | Hotel on Google Maps


Room Block:

  • The IPAI room rate is $109
  • Available until 7/17/2020
  • Reservation code is IPAI Conference Room Block
  • Reserve your room by contacting the Naperville Courtyard Marriott at 630-505-0550, or CLICK HERE to reserve you room on the Courtyard Marriott website


Special notes about this hotel:

  • The hotel is directly across the street from NIU-Naperville


Training Location

Northern Illinois University-Naperville
1120 E Diehl Rd, Naperville, IL 60563

NIU-Naperville Website | NIU-Naperville on Google Maps

All courses will be held on the first floor of the NIU-Naperville building. The conference check-in table will be located to the right of the reception area, past the Arbor Vite Cafe. 


Conference Schedule

Monday, August 3 & Tuesday, August 4:

  • Conference Check-in, 7:45 - 8:30 am (Monday only)
  • Courses in session, 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Lunch Break, 12:00 - 1:00 pm
  • Courses in session, 1:00 - 4:30 pm

Monday Happy Hour & Networking - sponsred by the CIAO Association

  • 4:30 pm or whenever courses let out
  • Old Town Pour House - 1703 Freedom Dr, Naperville (walking distance from hotel/NIU)
  • We will be on an open air patio
  • Appetizers provided, cash bar
  • All are invited to participate

Wednesday, August 5:

  • Testing, 8:30 - 10:30 am

Course room locations will be announced at Conference Check-in.


Breaks and Lunch:

  • A 15 minute break with refreshments will be taken in the morning and again in the afternoon.
  • A one hour lunch will be taken each day around noon. There are many sit down and fast food restaurants within a few minutes of NIU-Naperville.


Please Note

  • Course credit and exam results will be posted to student profiles within seven business days after the conclusion of the conference.
  • The last day to change your course (including transferring from an exam to seminar or from a seminar to exam) is Monday, July 27. Making changes after this will result in a $100 fee.
  • The last day to cancel a course is Monday, July 27. You may cancel a course after this date, but you will still owe the full course fee.
  • You must attend the entire class to receive credit. Students arriving late or leaving early will not be given credit for taking the course.
  • See IPAI Academic Policies for a full list of policies and expectations.
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