2016 NALIT Professional Development Seminar

Indianapolis | Sept. 12-15, 2016

The National Association of Legislative Information Technology (NALIT) Professional Development Seminar (PDS) brings together state legislative information technology professionals who are interested in advancing the effectiveness and efficiency of state legislatures through technology. The seminar provides a combination of educational sessions, demonstrations and vendor exhibits, and networking opportunities.

The agenda offers a mix of technical, policy and management sessions and provides opportunities to share solutions and discuss innovative uses of technology. Speakers combine the knowledge of industry experts and the experience and expertise of legislative information technology staff. Integral to the seminar is the opportunity to compare experiences in roundtable sessions and small group discussions.


Registration Information Registration fees are:

Early bird rate for legislative staff (through Aug. 15): $375
Post early bird rate for legislative staff: $400
Host state (Indiana General Assembly): Please contact Pam Greenberg for informatlon.

Spouse/guest: $150
One day: $175
All others-early bird rate (through Aug. 15): $450
All others-post early bird rate: $475

Two ways to register:

Register Online


Requires a credit card for everyone except legislators and legislative staff. Confirmations will be sent by email. Deadline to register online is Aug. 26.

Onsite Registration. If you can't meet the pre-registration deadline, onsite registration will be available at Indianapolis Hilton Hotel & Suites beginning Sept. 12.

Spouse/Guest Registration. The ($150) guest fee includes admission to all scheduled meal functions and evening social events. In addition, this year, the host state is planning a special program for registered guests.

Cancellations received in the NCSL Denver office by Sept. 11 will be refunded minus a $50 processing fee. Cancellations must be made in writing and faxed to 303-364-7811. Fees cannot be refunded for registrations cancelled after the conference begins.

Hotel Information

Hotel InformationPlease make your hotel reservations for the PDS at the Indianapolis Hilton Hotel & Suites by Aug. 15. After that date, or when all rooms in the room block are sold (whichever comes first) our room rate cannot be guaranteed.

Note: Rooms at the original discounted rate of $169 are sold out. However, please contact Pam Greenberg, NCSL, directly to arrange for rooms at a discounted rate of $199 per night (plus tax). (Limited availability.) 

Hilton Indianapolis Hotel & Suites
120 W. Market St, Indianapolis, IN 46204

Each attendee is responsible for making his or her hotel and travel arrangements.


Note: Free wifi in your room is included when you book your room through the NCSL room block.

Travel Information

Travel InformationIndianapolis International Airport, located just 20 minutes from downtown, averages 145 daily departures to 42 nonstop destinations.

If you need assistance booking air travel:
Christopherson Travel
800-825-3283 (7 a.m. to 6 p.m. MDT) or 303-694-4344


Special Needs
To ensure full participation and accessibility for all meeting attendees, please notify Pam Greenberg at 303-856-1413, of any special accommodations you may require.

City Information

Downtown Indianapolis features more than 300 restaurants, shops, and attractions in walking distance of the Hilton. Plan your visit now!