Featured Events

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Date/Time Event Partner
04/22/18
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Creating a Culture of Mercy – Pope Francis as a Merciful Leader
Dominican University - Lund Auditoriumn, River Forest IL
Dominican University
This lecture will explore how Pope Francis’ unique leadership style and tone have inspired both Catholics and non-Catholics to consider the virtue of mercy in new ways. Pope Francis claims that mercy “commits everyone to being instruments of justice, reconciliation and peace.” How can this model of leadership encourage us all to live mercifully? John Allen, Jr. is a journalist and current editor of the Catholic-oriented news website, Crux, and senior Vatican analyst for CNN.
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Date/Time Event Partner
04/24/18
5:15 pm - 6:30 pm
Troubled Waters? The South China Sea in Focus
Chicago Council on Global Affairs, Chicago IL
Chicago Council
Courtesy of the Asia Transparency Initiative at CSIS, this program will feature visual projections detailing the transformation of the South China Sea in recent years. Conversation with Vice Admiral Andrew Lewis, Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Operations, Plans, and Strategy, US Navy
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04/24/18
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Israel Innovation Showcase - FINTECH
1871 - Merchandise Mart 12th floor, Chicago IL
America Israel Chamber of Commerce
Network with Israeli Fintech Startups.
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04/24/18
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Ancient Prairies and Fragmented Landscapes
Chicago Architecture Foundation, Chicago IL
CAF
The great swath of prairies from Canada to Texas has inspired and guided the photography of Terry Evans for 40 years. During this talk organized by MAS Context, Terry will show photos of ancient prairie, fracking sites and Chicago's environmental pollution.
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04/24/18
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Chi Hack Night
Braintree, Chicago IL
Chi Hack Night
Chi Hack Night is a free, weekly event in Chicago to build, share and learn about civic tech and tools to create, support, or serve public good. Hear from interesting speakers, learn from each other and work on civic projects. Non-techies are very welcome!
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04/24/18
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
How to Get a Job at a Startup
General Assembly, Chicago IL
GA
The startup world is overflowing with awesome opportunities, but breaking your way in can be tricky (especially if you’re non-technical). Come let the experts break down what life is really like at a growing company, what they look for in their best hires, and their secrets to success for interviews and beyond.
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04/24/18
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Ignite Chicago
Catalyst Ranch, Chicago IL
Ignite Chicago
Ignite is a high-energy evening of 5-minute talks by people who have a burning idea—and the guts to get onstage and share it with their hometown crowd. Ignite Chicago is open to everyone. All talks are 5 minutes (20 slides x 15 seconds/slide).
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04/24/18
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
ThoughtWorks Tech Talk: Engineering a Design System
Thoughtworks, Chicago IL
ThoughtWorks Tech Talks Chicago
In this talk, we’ll focus on the technical side of design system engineering. We’ll examine technologies such as React and CSS Modules; techniques such as automatic documentation generation; architectural decision points; and what the future has in store for design systems. All of this will be grounded in the large-scale React-based design system we built with TELUS digital.
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04/25/18 - 04/26/18
All Day
FinTech Exchange 2018
Venue SIX10, Chicago IL
FinTech Exchange 2018
Sixteen fintech startups will have five minutes on stage to explain what their company does, demo their technology / product, and explain their growth strategy to potential investors, partners and clients. A panel of judges will then vote on the top 3 startups which will be rewarded with cash prizes.
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04/25/18
7:15 am - 9:45 am
Middle Market Breakfast
Standard Club, Chicago IL
Crain's Events
Join Crain's for their first annual discussion featuring corporate and private businesses who have created top places to work by instituting strategies to elevate and grow their workforce and brand, resulting in an increased ROI.
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04/25/18 - 04/26/18
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Li-SM3 2018 conference
Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront, Chicago IL
LISM
The conference will bring together leading research scientists and engineers to discuss progress, challenges and opportunities in lithium sulfur battery research.
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