Debt Issuance from A to Z: Important Topics Administrators Need to Know - AAC #821

When:  Nov 22, 2019 from 7:30 AM to 2:45 PM (CT)


This full-day seminar features nine different sessions devoted to the most important areas of Illinois school district debt issuance. The sessions will entail both a lecture and panel discussion format with the intention by presenters to provide ample opportunity for interactive discussion. The seminar will introduce basic issues during the first half and advanced issues in the second half. By the end of the seminar, participants will attain an understanding of the types of debt available, differences between a competitive and negotiated bond sale, bond rating criteria and how to prepare for a rating agency presentation, legal matters, common pitfalls during the issuance process and current market environment.

Registration & Refreshments: 7:00am - 7:30am
Program: 7:30am - 2:45pm
Lunch: 11:45am - 12:15pm

PD Clock Hours: 6.5
Designation Points: 6.5

This seminar is held in conjunction with the 2019 IASB/IASA/Illinois ASBO 87th Joint Annual Conference. Academy attendees are not required to be registered for the Joint Annual Conference.

You may purchase Wi-Fi when you register for this academy. You will receive your password upon check-in at our registration table.

Due to changes in the Illinois State Board of Education professional development requirements, please be advised that you will be required to scan in and out to all professional development opportunities, in which credits are offered. Each attendee will also be required to fill out an evaluation summary in order to receive credit.

Questions? Please contact Lindsay Plath at or (815) 753-9350.


Swissotel, Montreux 2, 323 E Upper Wacker Dr., Chicago, IL 60601, (312) 565-0565 

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