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On Wednesday, May 1, 2024, IRMA and the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association will once again host Business Day in Springfield.

Registration is now closed. Please call Brynne Scott at 217-544-1003 with questions. 

Join us for the largest gathering of employers at the Capitol! Business Day is your chance to speak face-to-face with lawmakers about legislation impacting retail.

It is vital that Illinois policy makers continue to hear the voice of the employer community, and we need your support and involvement to make Business Day possible. Please consider participating as a sponsor for this year’s Business Day activities. Click here to review our sponsorship opportunities. Contact Brynne Scott to secure your sponsorship at 217-544-1003.

Don’t miss the legendary Party Under the Tent!

Business Day begins with a luncheon and keynote address.  As always, the day will end with an evening that has become the “can’t miss” event in Springfield.  The Party Under the Tent rounds out the day complete with food, drink and live music. Held from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m., you are likely to run into members of the Assembly, Governor’s office, staff, colleagues and friends.

Registration closed on Monday, April 22.

11:00am – Registration opens
12:00-2:00pm – Luncheon
2:00-4:00pm – Breakout sessions
5:00-8:00pm – Tent Party

President Abraham Lincoln Hotel –
Double Tree by Hilton
701 E. Adams St.
Springfield, IL 62701

Corner of 2nd St. & Adams St.
220 East Adams St.
Springfield, IL 62701