San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The 2016 Annual Meeting for Chicago Loop Alliance & Foundation will assemble more than 400 business, cultural and civic leaders who have a passion for the downtown Chicago Loop. The event will take place on Thursday, March 10, 2016, from 8 - 9:15 a.m. at the Palmer House Hilton (17 East Monroe Street). Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.
Guests will be the first to learn about the organization's 2016 initiatives, including a preview of the Downtown Futures Series, which will bring nationally recognized urban thought leaders into public dialogues on emerging downtown trends and their impact on Chicago’s Loop.
The meeting’s keynote speaker will be Gabe Klein, author of Start-Up City: Inspiring Private and Public Entrepreneurship, Getting Projects Done, and Having Fun. All guests will receive a copy, with an opportunity for a book signing.
The networking event serves as an annual gathering for Chicago Loop Alliance & Foundation’s members and Board of Directors, with guests taking part in the installation of the Board of Directors.
Plus – register by Friday, March 4 and be entered to win 2 tickets to Hamilton at The PrivateBank Theater.
Gabe Klein, author of Start-Up City: Inspiring Private and Public Entrepreneurship, Getting Projects Done, and Having Fun, was Commissioner of the Chicago Department of Transportation (CDOT) from 2011 to 2013. While at CDOT, Gabe oversaw some of Chicago's most innovative transportation projects including the launch of the Divvy bike sharing program. Prior to his time in Chicago, Gabe was Director of the District Department of Transportation in Washington, D.C. and Regional Vice President of Zipcar.
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Chicago Loop Alliance
Chicago Loop Alliance creates, manages and promotes high-performing urban experiences, attracting people and investment to the Loop.