2023 Youth Services Conference

"Picture Yourself Here"Join Youth Services professionals from around the state for this one-day conference with a social networking event the night before. 




When: Sunday, August 13 (social event only) - Monday, August 14 

Where: Central Library, Downtown Indianapolis

Hotel Information: Room block with group rate was available at the Hampton Inn by Hilton. Room block and group rate expired July 13.

Conference Schedule

Meet the Keynote



Registration is now closed. Please see important registration dates and pricing information below. 

Early Bird: April 26 - July 5
  • Members - $120
  • Non-members - $160
  • Students - $25
  • Student Non-members - $35 (discount code available upon request)
  • *Institutional Members - $100 
Standard: July 6 - July 30
  • Members - $160
  • Non-members - $200
  • Students - $25
  • Student Non-members - $35 (discount code available upon request)
  • *Institutional Members - $140
Last Chance: July 31 - August 6
  • Members - $200
  • Non-members - $240
  • Students - $25
  • Student Non-members - $35 (discount code available upon request)
  • *Institutional Members - $180
*Institutional Member pricing include those individuals that are affiliated under the Institution that is the member. Accessing this price option requires a discount code. If you are an individual eligible for the Institutional member price, please reach out to the ILF office to receive yours after membership has been verfied. Please do this before registering to minimize duplicate registrations. 



Exhibitors & Sponsors

There will be several opportunities for vendors to support the Youth Services Conference. 

Click HERE to register as an exhibitor or sponsor!

Exhibitor Opportunities

The Youth Services Conference is held each year in large part due to the support of our on-site exhibitors. Booth hours will occur on Monday, August 14. Exact times will be finalized this summer. Here is the booth layout for Central Library.

If you are interested in reserving a booth for both the 2023 Annual Conference (November 12-14, 2023) and Youth Services Conference (August 14, 2023), please navigate to this webpage to register for a discounted rate. 

Sponsorship Opportunities

Those interested in serving as a sponsor of the Youth Services Conference can sponsor one or more of these aspects of the conference on a first-come, first-serve basis:

  • Keynote Sponsor – $2,000
    • Covers the cost of the speaker contract and the purchase of 25 copies of the author's book for attendees.
  • Keynote Speaker Book Signing Sponsor - $500 
    • Sponsor the purchase of $500 worth of the author's books to distribute at the event. 
  • Breakfast – $2,500
  • Roundtable Lunch – $3,000
  • Lanyards - $250
  • Name badges - $250
*A few important notes about sponsorships:
  • Sponsors will be allotted 2 complimentary registrations.
  • All sponsors will receive brand placement in these ways:
    • Email marketing
    • Website advertising
    • Mobile app advertising


ILF Sustainability Pledge

ILF made a commitment to the “triple bottom line” of sustainability, which consists of actions that are environmentally sound, economically feasible, and socially equitable. 

Please help ILF by pledging to do one or more of the following: 

  • Use low-carbon transportation (rideshare, bike, train, bus) and, when it is not an option, I will carpool 
  • Bring my reusable water bottle and reusable bag with me
  • Use the ILF Youth Services Conference mobile app rather than a printed version of the conference program
  • Use the linen and towel reuse program at my hotel, and turn off the lights and TV when I leave the hotel room
  • Responsibly dispose of waste materials by recycling at the convention center, hotel, and other recycling stations around the city
  • Return or recycle my conference badge holder / lanyard at the end of the conference