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Date/Time Event Partner
08/21/17
All Day
Prepare for the Solar Eclipse
Carbondale, Carbondale IL
C2ST
All of North America will enjoy a total eclipse of the sun on August 21, 2017. Those in the path of totality, where the moon completely covers the face of the sun and only the corona is visible, will experience a total solar eclipse--temperatures will suddenly drop, and wildlife will go eerily silent. This path of totality will pass directly over southern Illinois. Great Maps and Charts attached.
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08/22/17
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Summer of Trump
Bolingbrook Golf Club, Bolingbrook IL
AM560
THE SUMMER OF TRUMP is hosted by Joe Walsh, and featuring Hugh Hewitt and Guy Benson. Three of the sharpest political minds in the country will discuss and debate where Trump stands in the middle of what will certainly be a long, hot summer in Washington, DC. You can be sure that none of these three will pull any punches as they attempt to make sense out of one of the most unusual presidencies in American history.
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08/23/17
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Dick Durbin, United States Senator
Maggiano's Banquets, Chicago IL
City Club of Chicago
Get an update from Washington DC as the Senator briefs us on the current legislative agenda he is working for (and against).
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08/23/17
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Podcasting Social Presented by Shure
2112 inc., Chicago IL
2112
Podcasting is one of the cheapest and easiest and now most popular platforms to distribute content, ideas, and information. 2112 is excited to host it's quarterly Podcasting Social presented by Shure to allow a space for those interested and involved in podcasting to meet, discuss, and mingle.
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08/23/17
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Fermilab colloquium:Metasurfaces: from the generalized Snell's law to flat optics
Fermilab, Batavia IL
Fermilab
The Fermilab colloquium introduces staff, users, students and members of the public to a wide range of scientific and science-related topics presented by notable speakers from across the country and around the world. An integral part of Fermilab's academic culture, "orange" colloquium talks are aimed at a broad scientific and technical audience, while "green" talks are of general interest to all laboratory staff, users and members of the public.
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08/23/17
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
VisualFizz Talks for the Greater Good Series: Poverty & Homelessness
Make Offices Magnificent Mile, Chicago IL
VisualFizz
Join a number of innovative and intelligent minds to discuss and analyze the current state of Poverty and Homelessness in our community and the deeper repercussions at hand, then put their heads together to do what entrepreneurs and marketers do best - find tangible ways to solve real problems. Whether it’s starting small in our local neighborhoods or on a national scale, we want to know: how can marketers use their unique experiences to make a difference?
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08/23/17
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
DIY Musician: Trademark Registration 101 for Musicians
2112 inc., Chicago IL
2112
Topics of discussion will include the following: Do I qualify for federal trademark registration? How do I file my application? Who is the “owner” of the mark? What is meant by “goods and services: What is my filing basis? What qualifies as a “specimen” for “in-use applications” Can I register the title of one song? Can I register my band name? What happens post-application? Who helps me protect my rights?
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08/23/17
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Social Change Chicago - A Summer Networking Series
Pier 31, Chicago IL
Goodcity
How do we bridge the gap between the small businesses that strengthen the economic climate in our local communities, with the non-profit organizations that focus on empowering the residents?
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08/23/17
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Virtual Reality / Augment Reality
FinTank, Chicago IL
FinTank
Each month we present a mixed panel of experts who are currently working directly with Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Technology, including Technologists, Business Analysts, Visionaries, Content Creators, Investors, and more. We make the panel available to anyone who wants to attend, with a particular focus on business and community leaders and investors in Chicago who are interested in learning how to make practical use of Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality technology. The group at each meetup directs the discussion, and it is followed by networking and hands-on technology demonstrations so that everyone can gain practical experience with the technologies.
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08/23/17
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Convening on Racial Equity: Millenials to Baby Boomers
Chicago Urban League, Chicago Il
Chicago Urban League
Discussion on how millennials can use the power of influence to effect social change. This meeting will explore how baby boomers can engage, support, and partner with this emerging generation of future leaders.
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08/23/17
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
'scopes in the city
Warrenville Public Library, Warrenville 60555
Adler Planetarium
Adler astronomers and educators are bringing the museum—and the Universe—a little closer to you! With ‘Scopes in the City, Adler astronomers and staff lead free telescope observing programs in Chicago neighborhoods. Depending on the dates, times and locations of the ‘Scopes in the City events, attendees may be able to observe the Sun, Moon, Jupiter, Saturn, and more!
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