200 E. Randolph
Midwest Emerging Tech Forum
Jones Lang LaSalle, Plante Moran, TechCXO, BNC Venture Capital Group
Wed, September 14, 2016 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Come meet and network with the key players who support emerging tech companies in Chicago & the Midwest including private equity firms, venture capitalists, angels, commercial bankers, investment bankers, family offices, hedge funds, C-level corporate executives, entrepreneurs, lawyers, CPAs, consultants, tech recruiters, e.g.
Our special guest speaker will be Robert Wolcott, Co-founder/Executive Director of KIN (Kellogg Innovation Network) and Clinical Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Northwestern University. Robert won ‘Teacher of the Year’ from Kellogg’s EMBA program in 2013, 2014, and 2015. He has served on the advisory boards of Nordic Innovation for the Nordic Council, the Kraft Foods Global Technology Council, and GE’s Innovation Accelerator. He is also a managing partner with Clareo, a growth strategy consultancy serving senior executives at global corporations such as Exelon, Castrol, Johnson Controls, Owens Corning and others.
Robert is the co-author of ‘Grow From Within: Mastering Corporate Entrepreneurship and Innovation.’ He is a frequent speaker at events worldwide.