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, explore the realities of smart cities, dive into the issues women face in the tech industry, hear the 2020 economic outlook, and connect with the international business community.

This week:

FACC: European Professionals Networking

Meet the members of Chicago’s international business community at this monthly meetup. The European Professionals Networking event offers the chance to interact with the Danish-American, Dutch-American, Finnish-American, French-American, German-American, Italian-American, Norwegian-American, Polish-American, and Swedish-American Chambers of Commerce. CURRENT Restaurant, W Chicago Lakeshore, 644 N. Lakeshore Dr., Chicago. Wednesday, January 15, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm.
DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Next week:

Smart Cities: 4th Annual International Symposium & Exhibition

It is predicted that by 2050 about 64% of the developing world and 86% of the developed world will live in urban areas. New insights and solutions are urgently needed in order to manage the scarce resources, as well as operate new and regenerated urban spaces. New generations of sensor networks, Big Data analytics, and Internet of Things (IoT) applications are being deployed in public and privately managed physical spaces to meet these requirements, though many challenges remain.The 4th Annual Smart Cities International Symposium & Exhibition brings together thought leaders and practitioners from around the world to explore the most recent technology advances, business models, and lessons learned to date in making the Smart City a reality. Chicago Conference Center, 205 W. Wacker Drive, Chicago. January 21 – 22.
DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

General Assembly: Women in Tech Breakfast

General Assembly hosts their monthly Women in Tech Breakfast featuring women in tech and entrepreneurship to provide insight on how they reached their level of success, advice on navigating the workplace, and how we can help the next generation of women in tech succeed. Join for lightning talks by incredible women in the Chicago tech and entrepreneurship scene. Take a deep dive into the issues women face in the tech industry and find solutions to how we can rise above the obstacles and thrive in this growing field. GA Chicago @ Echo Global Logistics, 600 W. Chicago Ave., #725, Chicago. Friday, January 24, 7:30 – 9:30 am.
DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Executives’ Club of Chicago: Annual Economic Outlook

The Executives’ Club will present its annual lively debate with leaders from the world of finance on their forecasts for the economy, taxes, the markets, interest rates, and regulatory changes that are likely to impact your investments and business decisions. The panel includes Jeffrey Gundlach, Chief Executive Officer & Chief Investment Officer, DoubleLine; Dr. Bob Froehlich, Owner, Kane County Cougars Baseball Club and Former Vice Chair, Deutsche Bank, and Diane Swonk, Chief Economist, Grant Thornton LLP. Terry Savage, financial author and nationally syndicated columnist, will moderate. Hyatt Regency Chicago, 151 E. Upper Wacker Dr., Chicago. Wednesday, January 22, 11:15 am – 2:00 pm.
DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

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