Featured Events


Date/Time Event Partner
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
You Had Me @ Hello
mHub Chicago, Chicago IL
Learn how to build your personal and professional brand into a conversation that help's you leverage Donna's 3 C's "Consistently Communicate Your Competence".
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12:00 am - 7:30 pm
The Crisis of the Middle-Class Constitution: Why Economic Inequality Threatens Our Republic
Seminary Co-Op Bookstore, Chicago IL
Seminary Co-op Bookstore
In this original, provocative contribution to the debate over economic inequality, Ganesh Sitaraman argues that a strong and sizable middle class is a prerequisite for America’s constitutional system.
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11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Crime in Chicago: Beyond the Headlines
Maggiano's Banquets, Chicago IL
City Club of Chicago
Between 2015 and 2016, homicide rates in Chicago increased by nearly 60%, undoing much of the progress the city made in reducing crime over the past 25 years since the peak of the crack cocaine epidemic in the early 1990s. What happened to crime rates in 2017? Has the problem gotten better or worse over the past year? What solutions have been tried, and how effective have they been? Jens Ludwin of the Chicago Crime Lab presents his latest research on Crime in Chicago.
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12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Content, Social Media and Email Marketing
Polsky Center, Chicago IL
Polsky Center
During this 60-minute seminar, attendees will learn what kinds of content they should be publishing on social media and company websites, and then packaging for e-mail. We'll go over the basics of search engine optimization and best practices for Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.
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5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Reporting Truth: Jane Mayer and Peter Slevin in Conversation
McCormick Tribune Center, Northwestern University, Evanston IL
Northwestern University
What is the role of evidence and truth-telling in the midst of “fake news,” Twitter and “bots?” What are the difficulties of verifying fact and speaking truth in the Trump era? Jane Mayer and Peter Slevin will discuss the challenges of being a journalist when the media is under attack for bias in these tumultuous times.
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5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
A Safer or a More Dangerous World?: Nuclear weapons in today’s global community
Regenstein Library, Chicago IL
University of Chicago
Join faculty from the social sciences as they discuss whether nuclear weapons have shaped a safer or a more dangerous world.
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5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Diverse Entrepreneurs: Changing the Face of Leadership
1871 - Merchandise Mart 12th floor, Chicago IL
Coleman Entrepreneurship Center
Please join the Coleman Entrepreneurship Center for a vibrant and robust discussion about building and sustaining an inclusive and diverse organizational culture. This year’s Symposium, Diverse Entrepreneurs: Changing the Face of Leadership, will focus on the challenges and opportunities of diversity in entrepreneurial organizations.
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6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Take the Next Step: Pave A Path for Success in 2018
General Assembly, Chicago IL
Join a diverse group of panelists - from Culture, to Tech, to Business Owners - each with their own unique story, as they bring to light their experiences in both traditional, and nontraditional, career paths.
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01/29/18 - 01/31/18
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Jones College Prep, Chicago IL
One of the greatest challenges we often face when it comes to faith and religion is that there are so many questions most of us have and very seldom are there places to discover if anyone is able to provide adequate meaningful responses. If Christianity is true, then certainly it must be able to address central questions that most of us have around God, life, meaning, and purpose. Test the boundaries of reason and faith each night
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9:30 am - 11:00 am
Basics of Financing and Fundraising
Chicago Matter, Chicago IL
This program will provide a detailed dive into the financing strategies available for entrepreneurs. Lisa Conmy will discuss simple agreements for future equity, convertible notes, series seed, preferred stock rounds, and venture debt.
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