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2014 Event Lineup
We invite you to join us for the culmination of our 3rd annual Chicago Innovation Foundation Scholarship Competition in April, 2014. This year, we’ve partnered with IIT, in our continued mission to celebrate Chicago’s top student innovators and build a stronger bridge between our region’s universities and Chicago area firms.
Announcing the start of the annual Chicago Innovation Awards nomination season, the inner circle in Chicago’s innovation community comes together for an insider’s look at the year ahead. 400+ attendees
Celebrating the rich history of Chicago innovation, a panel of successful past winners and other thought leaders discuss important innovation topics. 300+ attendees
This half-day event features talks from media, capital and talent experts to help Chicago’s innovators overcome their biggest needs. 300+ attendees
All nominees are celebrated at the Nominee Reception, one of the best networking events for Chicago’s innovators. 700+ attendees
Chicago’s business and civic leaders, and innovation supporters come together to celebrate the creative spirit of the Chicago region by honoring all of this year’s winners. 1500 attendees