2024 Spring Assembly


The 2024 Spring Assembly is scheduled for March 23, 2024 from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm in Springfield at the Harvest Market.

The Illinois Academy has been busy planning the 2024 Spring Assembly. Special guest and Academy President, Lauri Wright, is a featured speaker, presenting on public policy and advocacy. Potential topics at Spring Assembly include health equity, nutrition messaging, culinary health and Illinois legislative updates. Early bird registration will be announced soon. 


Request for Speaker Proposals

Thank you for your interest in presenting during the 2024 Illinois Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Spring Assembly! We are excited to gather in-person for the 2024 Spring Assembly with an estimated 100+ nutrition and health professionals in attendance. Spring Assembly presentations should be 45 minutes with 10-15 minutes for Q & A.

Proposal Submission Form - Deadline to Submit Proposal : October 3, 2023 @ 5:00 pm CST

We encourage your proposals focused on cutting-edge research or practical applications related to topics like:
  •  leadership/diversity/networking/social media/nutrition messaging
  • disease prevention & management/community health/stress management/managing work-life balance
  • microbiome/culinary nutrition/functional nutrition/agriculture

2024 Spring Assembly General Guidelines and Submission Requirements (pdf)


Contact Us

Interested in presenting a webinar to the Illinois Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics? Inquiries and questions can be directed to Kathy Levin, Council of Professional Issues Chair (CPI) at [email protected]