Past Events

2014 CIA Recap

  • 2015 Un-Gala

    2015 Un-Gala

    05/20/2015 at Morgan Manufacturing

     

    Join us for our annual Un-Gala as we illuminate innovation in Chicago!

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  • Celebrating Women in Innovation

    Celebrating Women in Innovation

    05/07/2015 at Red Frog Events

     

    Four organizations partner together to present the first-ever Celebrating Women in Innovation event on May 7th. Join the Chicago Innovation Awards, the Women’s Business Development Center, ARA (Attract, Retain, and Advance Women in Tech) and Blue Sky Innovation as we collectively celebrate women who are paving new paths.

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  • Invent and Re-Invent Yourself

    Invent and Re-Invent Yourself

    04/07/2015 at IIT Stuart School of Business

     

    Learn the secrets of inventing and re-inventing yourself at this panel event, where we will also be awarding cash scholarships to student innovators

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  • Ringing of the NASDAQ Bell

    Ringing of the NASDAQ Bell

    03/23/2015 at

     

    On March 23rd, 2015, the winners of the 2014 Chicago Innovation Awards will gather in Times Square to ring the NASDAQ Closing Bell. This is the only such NASDAQ event where a single city is represented on the platform by a collective of companies.

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  • Winners Roundtable with Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle

    Winners Roundtable with Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle

    03/06/2015 at

     

    On March 6th, 2015, the winners of the 2014 Chicago Innovation Awards will sit down with Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle and her staff to discuss how their innovations may align with the county’s efforts to improve the local economy.

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