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OM&IS Meet the Firm Night

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I register?

Online registration will be available after June. Contact Steve Kispert (skispert@niu.edu / 815-753-6372) should you have any questions.

What is the registration fee?

Registration cost is $250. This fee includes table and 2 chairs, up to 2 parking tickets for NIU's Visitor's Parking Lot, and a deli supper. We accept major credit cards. Checks should be made payable to the OM&IS Department and address them to Chang Liu, OM&IS Department, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115. Not for profit organizations are charged a $150 registration fee. The deadline to register for this event will be in September 2013.

May we ship our display ahead of time?

Yes, you may ship your display to NIU prior to the OM&IS Meet the Firm. Displays should arrive no sooner than 2 days before the event. To send material to the Holmes Student Center, address your package to:

Holmes Student Center
340 Carroll Avenue
DeKalb, IL 60115
Attn: OM&IS Meet the Firm (include date of event)

If you want to return your material to your office from NIU after the event or send it on to another location, all the paperwork must be complete and your material packed and ready to go in order to have it picked up from the HSC shipping dock. UPS comes to NIU on a daily basis.

When will I receive confirmation information?

As long as your registration is received by the deadline, your information packet and parking permits will be sent approximately 2 weeks before the Meet the Firm. If confirmation materials are not received a week prior to the event, please call (815) 753-1285.