Events

Upcoming Events

Chicago/Great Lakes Chapter of the

American Society for Indexing 

Proudly Presents the Winter 2019 Workshop 

Friday, February 22 and Saturday, February 23, 2019

Downtown Chicago

Friday: Genealogy Research: Background, Research Materials, and How It Relates to Indexing Projects   (this is follow up from the Fall 2018 Workshop)

Saturday: Building, Marketing & Maintaining Your Business, Disaster Planning; Art Indexing,  Plus Editing and Proofreading; Digital Indexing (follow up from the Fall 2018 Workshop)

Registration Deadline is February 4th, but space is limited so please be sure to submit your registration soon.

Meeting Location: Chicago's Newberry Library

60 W. Walton Street, Chicago IL 60610

(easily accessible by public transportation; parking is available too)

Hotel: Conrad Hotel Chicago - 101 E. Erie Street

For full details and registration information, please click here:

Winter Workshop Chicago Great Lakes Feb 22-23 2019

Newberry H - Discount Parking

 

October 2019 - Fall Two-Day Workshop: dates are TBD. Please watch this space for details.

 

PAST EVENTS

FALL 2018 WORKSHOP - October 26 & 27, 2018

Our Fall Workshop Friday, October 26 and Saturday, October 27 in Des Plaines, Illinois was a great success. The following was part of our two-day event:

A full day presentation by Enid Zafran on "Indexing Names."

Featured speaker from the Newberry Library in Chicago:  Matt Rutherford, Curator of Genealogy and Local History

Presentations by Fred Leise on "Index Structure," by Terry Casey on "Digital Indexing Techniques," and Jim Fuhr on CUP/XML Word Embed.

Thanks to all our great presenters and wonderfully engaged attendees! See you soon. 

Upcoming Events

FALL 2018 WORKSHOP

The Chicago / Great Lakes Chapter of ASI is proud to announce their Fall 2018 workshop. It will be held Friday, October 26 and Saturday, October 27 in Des Plaines, Illinois. We are very excited about our full agenda of presentations!

A full day presentation by Enid Zafran on "Indexing Names."

Featured speaker from the Newberry Library in Chicago:  Matt Rutherford, Curator of Genealogy and Local History

Presentations by Fred Leise on "Index Structure," by Terry Casey on "Digital Indexing Techniques," and Jim Fuhr on CUP/XML Word Embed.

For full details and registration information, please click here:

Fall 2018 Workshop Chicago Great Lakes