NCBF 2018 Annual Meeting


August 2-4, 2018


Hyatt Regency Chicago
151 E. Upper Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601


Steve Jones
(312) 988-5353


Registration will open soon! You may register for the NCBF Annual Meeting online through the ABA’s portal at the link provided below. Please review the instructions below and refer to them during registration:

  • Search for the registrant's ABA record by ABA ID, E-mail, or Name. If a record is not found (or does not exist), you may still register by clicking "start a new registration".
  • Be sure to use the "NABE/NCBP/NCBF or IOLTA" registration option.
  • Continue through the prompts to pick a package, optional event tickets, and guest tickets, until registration is complete.
  • Upon completion, you will be prompted to reserve housing in the ABA hotel block, if desired. The NABE/NCBP/NCBF host hotel is the Hyatt Regency Chicago.

Attention ABA House of Delegate Members: If you are a member of the ABA House of Delegates, you do not have to register for both the NCBP and ABA Annual Meeting. As a delegate, registering for NCBP automatically registers you for the House. When you are on site, you can obtain your badge and all tickets at the NABE/NCBP/NCBF registration counter and then sign in at the ABA registration counter for the House of Delegates Meeting on Monday, August 6.

If you have already registered for the ABA Annual meeting, please contact Steve Jones at for assistance in adding additional items to your existing registration.


Early Registration 


Available until June 14, 2018

Registration with listing in the NCBF Registration List


Register by July 18, 2018

Online Registration


 Available until July 30, 2018


ABA Annual Meeting Fee 


Fee applies to all registrants 



NCBF Member Early Registration


Register by June 14, 2018


2-day $325
Sat. only $175

NCBF Member Registration


Registration after June 14, 2018


2-day $375
Sat only $225

Non-Member Registration

2-day $425
Sat only $250

For registration questions, please contact Steve Jones at

Meeting Schedule & Program Preview

The NCBF Annual Meeting will begin on Thursday evening, August 2, 2018 and end on early Saturday afternoon August 4, 2018. Stay tuned for a preview of the programs planned NCBF Annual Meeting.

Meeting Venue and Accommodations

Meeting Venue: All NCBF business meetings, programming and events will take place at the Hyatt Regency Chicago, 151 E. Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601, unless otherwise noted in the program/agenda.
Hotel Information: The NABE/NCBP/NCBF host hotel is the Hyatt Regency Chicago, 151 E. Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601. The Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park, 200 N. Columbus Drive, and Swissotel, 323 E. Upper Wacker Drive, are recommended housing options near the Hyatt Regency. Secure your housing when registering for the meeting. View all hotels and rates the ABA block here.
Transportation: Visit Chicago’s guide to city transportation here.
Weather: The average high temperature in Chicago in August is 81°F (27°C). The average low is 70°F (21°C). More information on Chicago weather is available here.

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