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Registration Services

Registration is among the first impressions your members have of your event make sure its a good one!

Registration Services

Registering attendees for your event can be a complex, time consuming task.  Let the Association Resource Center help by providing a customized, secure database management system and a fully staffed call center.

NIU's registration experts help you create the appropriate registration form, as well as set up tracking to monitor session attendance, participant demographics, registration fee categories, payments for meals and more.  Plus, our friendly call center staff can field inquiries about your event, allowing your employees more time to concentrate on other essential tasks.

Enjoy the advantages of real-time reports, multiple registration options and a fully staffed call center!


  • Mail, fax and online event registration
  • Secure Internet financial transactions
  • Cash management services
  • Accurate and timely data entry
  • Real-time online reports
  • Call center
  • E-mail blasts
  • Badge printing

On-site Registration

  • Plan/design the registration area
  • Professional on-site registration staff
  • Cash management services
  • Walk-in and payment processing

Database Management

  • Track session selections, special events and attendee demographics
  • Exhibitor lead retrieval (barcode, RFI)
  • Marketing referral source tracking
  • Recall and edit data

Post-Event Management

  • Report production
  • Participant data in electronic format
  • Post-event financial settlement reports
  • Secure back-up and archival protection

Interested in learning more about how our registration services streamlines your planning while creating a hassle free experience for you and your attendees? Contact Matt Volk or call (815) 753-1544 today.


Also consider our Evaluation ServicesMeeting and Planning Services,  the Speakers Bureau, our Marketing Services or one of our 3 IACC Certified Outreach Centers for your next event!