Canright Calendar

Canright Calendar

The Canright Calendar is a weekly newsletter compilation of networking and engaging events around the Chicago areas. These are events that we attend and want to share with our readers. Want to get these in your inbox? Sign up for our email list here.

FEATURED EVENTS OF THE WEEK

At our featured events, rock out with the financial industries, learn how neuroscience can help deepen personal and professional relationships, discover new ways of innovation, and discuss how to achieve 100% renewable energy with international partners.

This week:

ALTSO: RocktoberFest-Chicago

A Leg To Stand On hosts Rocktoberfest-Chicago, a platform for Chicago leaders from financial industries to connect for a night of live rock & roll and acoustic music, featuring bands whose performers come directly from the finance industry, to raise money for a great cause. ALTSO’s 8th Annual Rocktoberfest-Chicago will celebrate the organization’s mission of providing the physical capabilities to access opportunities earned through education, work and mobility to children with limb disabilities in the developing world. City Winery, 1200 W. Randolph St., Chicago. Thursday, October 10, 6:00 – 11:00 pm.
DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Wright Foundation: Neuroscience of Connecting

Our way of being and interacting with others was wired into our brains during childhood, and that template for connection informs our personal and professional relationships. At this workshop and networking event, learn how to consciously work to rewire your brain for more meaningful connections. Wright Foundation, 445 E. Ohio, Suite 360, Chicago. Thursday, October 10, 5:30 – 8:00 pm.
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GACC: On the Road to 100% Renewables

Germany’s electricity mix is currently at about 40% renewables and on track for the 80% target for 2050. Is 100% renewable electricity feasible and if so, by when? What lessons can be learned from the renewable energy industry in Germany and how can these be applied to Illinois? Join for a luncheon co-hosted by Illinois State Representative Robyn Gabel, the German-American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest and the Ecologic Institute, sponsored by the German Foreign Office through the German Embassy in Washington DC. German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest, 321 N. Clark St., 24th Floor, Chicago. Tuesday, October 8, 12:00 – 2:00 pm.
DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Next week:

ODI: Innovation in a Dynamic Environment

The Optimizing Digital Innovation Conference is an annual gathering hosted by the DePaul Innovation Development Lab. Each year, nearly 200 industry professionals from a number of Fortune 500 Companies come together to discuss new ways that their organizations can approach innovation. The event features discussions with speakers ranging from Executives and Sr. Directors to Academics and Award-Winning Authors. The DePaul Center, 1 E Jackson Blvd., 8th floor, Chicago. Networking Reception: Thursday, October 17, 5:30 – 7:30 pm. Conference: Friday, October 18, 7:30 am – 7:00 pm.
DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

October 2019

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  • The Second Annual Vo…
  • Chi Hack Night
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  • Table Captain Kick O…
  • Mid-America Club: Ex…
  • AMA Chicago: CMO Sma…
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  • GACC: On the Road to…
  • Chi Hack Night
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  • Wright Foundation: N…
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  • GACC: Intelligent In…
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  • Chi Hack Night
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  • PCC: Outreach in the…
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  • Catalyst Ranch: Brai…
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  • ODI: Innovation in a…
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  • Davidoff Strategy: B…
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  • Chi Hack Night
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  • Chicago-Kent: Block(…
  • ita: The Path to a B…
  • PWCC: Fall Féte
  • Global Midwest Allia…
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  • Chi Hack Night
  • Wright Foundation: S…
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