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11/20/14 - 11/21/14
All Day
Toy & Game Innovation Conference
Navy Pier, Chicago IL
T&G Con
T&GCon has been a forum for advocating, educating and bringing together people in the toy and game industry; with unrivaled opportunities for private / confidential meetings, knowledge sharing, learning about new trends, pooling resources and generating new business, this is the conference to attend.
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11/21/14
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
SeedCon 2014
Venue SIX10, Chicago IL
SeedCon
SeedCon is a student-run entrepreneurship and venture capital conference at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. SeedCon seeks to educate and inspire students and professionals about entrepreneurship and venture capital. Through keynote speakers, panel sessions, and a networking reception, the conference provides exciting opportunities for entrepreneurs, investors, and those passionate about start-ups to network and build businesses together.
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11/21/14 - 11/22/14
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Foundations of the Law of Evidence and Their Implications for Developing Countries
Arthur Rubloff Building - Northwestern, Chicago IL
Northwestern University
The conference will examine the challenges of law reform in third world countries with a particular focus on reform movements concerning the law of evidence in Tanzania and China.
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11/21/14
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
iXperience and ILC: Entrepreneurship co-host the founder of Cape Town's first tech boot camp. "Startups: The Pros and Cons of chasing your dreams!"
Northwestern University Annenberg Hall, Evanston IL
iXperience
An insightful opportunity to listen to former wall street banker turned serial entrepreneur, iXperience CEO and Yale Graduate, Aaron Fuchs, talk about some of the valuable lessons he learnt along the way to launching a successful startup. Aaron will be running an interactive workshop to equip you with helpful tools you can use to kickstart your journey in the tech startup world.
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11/21/14
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Joel Mokyr: China, Europe and the onset of Modern Economic Growth
Center for International and Comparative Studies - Northwestern University, Evanston IL
Buffett Center
Joel Mokyr, the Robert H. Strotz Professor of Arts and Sciences discusses the economic history of technology and population, of China and Europe.
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11/22/14
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Shining Light on the Dark Side of the Universe
Kersten Physics Teaching Center, Chicago IL
University of Chicago - Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics
In these lectures Dr. Linden will describe the cutting edge research which aims to understand the nature of dark matter and dark energy. This exciting field spans from observatories placed deep under the ice at the South Pole, to particle detectors on board the International Space Station, to simulations running on some of the world's largest supercomputers. Revealing the dark side of the universe will reshape our understanding of both the history and future of the universe, as well as our place within it. The lectures require no mathematical or scientific background; just bring your curiosity.
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11/22/14
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Shining Light on the Dark Side of the Universe
Kersten Physics Teaching Center, Chicago IL
University of Chicago - Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics
In these lectures Dr. Linden will describe the cutting edge research which aims to understand the nature of dark matter and dark energy. This exciting field spans from observatories placed deep under the ice at the South Pole, to particle detectors on board the International Space Station, to simulations running on some of the world's largest supercomputers. Revealing the dark side of the universe will reshape our understanding of both the history and future of the universe, as well as our place within it. The lectures require no mathematical or scientific background; just bring your curiosity.
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11/22/14
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Love is the Final Fight: Justice in a Violent World
Trinity International University, Deerfield IL
Trinity International University
Dr. Perkins, born in rural Mississippi in 1930, will share an autobiographical journey of pursuing justice in a world overwhelmed by oppression & brokenness. His perseverance through the Civil Rights Movement and his voice within the Evangelical Church continue to shape how Christians understand justice, reconciliation, and a call for multi-ethnic ministry. With his vast ministry experiences in many different contexts, Dr. Perkins’ strong biblical knowledge consistently seeps through in a reinterpretation of present situations through a Gospel perspective.
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11/22/14
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Future of Democracy
Hilltop Restaurant, Chicago IL
College of Complexes
"Democracy depends on the communication technology. With the advance of communication technology, people had more information and became capable of and desirable to make decisions. Democracy is a system to let people to express opinions and make better decisions. However, the current political system is built on the last century's communication technologies. It can no longer satisfy new society needs with large amount of diverse issues and opinions. I would like to make a few suggestions to take advantage of new technologies, change old mindsets and solve some current political problems.
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11/24/14
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Early & Often: After November 4 & Before February 24
Maggiano's Banquets, Chicago IL
City Club of Chicago
Political reporters talk about the impact of the federal and state elections that occurred, and prognosticate on the upcoming city elections
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