A Chicago Tradition
For the 11th consecutive year, the Chicago Innovation Awards will celebrate the creative spirit of the Chicago region by honoring its most innovative new products and services.
This year's winning organizations may be large or small, for-profit or not-for-profit, high tech, low tech or no tech, but they are all tied together by their commitment to innovation.
When & Where
205 E. Randolph Dr.
Chicago, IL 60601
Joining you will be innovation leaders from every industry, large corporations and start-ups, venture capitalists and angel investors, government and non-profits, as well as this year's Chicago Innovation Awards sponsors, board members, judges, past winners, and friends of innovation.
- General admission seating in the upper seating area is $25.
- Premium seating on the main floor near this year's winners and other Chicago innovation VIPs is $50.
Drinks and appetizers are included with all tickets.
Cocktail reception: 5:00pm-6:30pm
Awards ceremony in the main theater: 6:30pm-8:15pm
VIP After Party:
We invite you to join us for a special VIP After Party, hosted at Balena, one of Chicago's newest restaurants, located at 1633 N. Halsted St. Tickets, which include free beer, wine and appetizers, are $25 and can be purchased with the ceremony tickets above. Only the first 250 people who register will be admitted to the VIP After Party, so please RSVP as soon as possible if you would like to attend. By signing up for the VIP After Party, you will also be entered into a raffle to win a Chicago Innovation Awards Angel VIP Membership (valued at $500). More details on VIP Memberships here.
We look forward to seeing you on October 22nd for the 11th annual Chicago Innovation Awards!