Fall Planning Conference

The 2018 IDOT Fall Planning Conference, to be held October 11th through 12th, at the Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette in Peoria, is the premier annual event for transportation professionals in Illinois. Providing timely sessions on a variety of both metropolitan and rural transportation topics, the conference highlights best practices and addresses current issues in transportation planning throughout all facets of the multi-modal transportation system. The conference gathers practitioners who are actively involved in transportation planning to focus on future development and improvement for a sustainable, healthy future. Attendees are given insight into the latest innovative transportation planning practices that increase organizational and system effectiveness, efficiency, and accountability, through a series of meetings, presentations, and networking with peers and stakeholders. This year, IDOT is putting the long range in long range planning. Learn about innovative planning work and explore how developments in technology, policy, and funding may impact transportation planning through the 21st century and beyond.

A preliminary draft at-a-glance agenda can be found here:  Preliminary Agenda

To register on-line for the Fall Planning Conference, click here. Registration for the event will be $130.00. Lodging Information can be found below:

Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette/Courtyard Peoria Downtown
501 Main St.
Peoria, IL 61602

IDOT Fall Planning Conference Room Block
Last day to book: 9/26/18
$93.00 USD per night

Book your group rate for IDOT Fall Planning Conference Room Block or call (309) 637-6500 and request the IDOT Fall Planning Conference rate


Thank you for attending or having interest in the 2017 Fall Planning Conference co-sponsored by IDOT and the Illinois Association of Regional Councils.

To view the presentations through the agenda, click here.

Please note that the information presented in this page only showcases the current year. To access event information from previous years, please contact Holly Ostdick at Holly.Ostdick@illinois.gov or call (217) 785-2994.