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  • Event Tue Apr 25, 2017 at 8:00 AM Fintech Week Chicago 2017 Chicago Fintech Week is a series of events that brings together Chicago's thriving Fintech Ecosystem along with a national and international audience. This session will focus on Blockchain.
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    1871 Auditorium
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  • Event Tue Apr 25, 2017 at 5:30 PM Ladies Get Paid: Kick Off Town Hall Please join us for a town hall where we'll share stories about money: how it's tied to our identity and self-worth, why it's taboo to talk about it, and ways women can be more supportive of one another as we move up in our careers.
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    1871 Auditorium
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  • Event Wed Apr 26, 2017 at 5:30 PM DisruptHR Chicago Spring 2017 DisruptHR Chicago is an information exchange designed to energize, inform and empower executives, business leaders and professionals in the vast and important fields of Human Resources. We are about blowing up the norms to which we've fallen prey, innovating, and creating a more meaningful, rewarding, and engaging experience from this thing called work.
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    1871 Auditorium
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  • Event Thu Apr 27, 2017 at 5:30 PM Caterpillar's Career Opportunities and Digital Growth Strategy It's Your Career. Make it Matter. At Caterpillar, you build what matters—whether it’s the career you want, crucial work skills, strong relationships or new digital technologies. The Marketing & Digital Division at Caterpillar is leading our industry with the utilization of new marketing techniques, data analytics, innovation, and digital channels to create world class marketing strategies and enhance our customers’ online experience.
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    1871 Auditorium
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  • Event Thu Apr 27, 2017 at 6:00 PM Chicago OWASP! Storms Brewing in Your JS & Avoiding an inCIdent Join the Chicago Chapter of the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP), a worldwide not-for-profit charitable organization focused on improving the security of software. Topics will include Javascript ,Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment systems.
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    2.03 Classroom
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  • Event Sat Apr 29, 2017 at 10:00 AM Ready, Set, Summer Join Code2040 for a day-long workshop series for Black and Latinx CS and CE majors designed to get you ready for summer. Breakfast and lunch are provided.
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    2.03 Classroom
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  • Event Wed May 3, 2017 at 8:00 AM The Learning Economy Summit At the Learning Economy Summit, you'll spend the day connecting with world-class marketers and digital leaders. You'll learn proven content marketing strategies that put education to work for your business. This exclusive one-day event will teach you how top content marketers produce and market branded education to generate engagement, leads, loyalty and sales while creating real impact on peoples' lives.
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    1871 Auditorium
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  • Event Wed May 3, 2017 at 5:00 PM Smart Cities @ French Innovation Week When architect and urban planners Daniel Burnham and Edward Bennett devised a grand plan to make Chicago the “Paris of the Prairies”, they looked to the French metropolis for inspiration. Today, more than a century later, French innovation is facing an important question: can we still say French technology is the driving force behind the city of tomorrow?
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    1871 Auditorium
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  • Event Thu May 4, 2017 at 5:00 PM Chicago Small Business Center on the Road Expo Small Business Center “On the Road” Expo brings business resources to the community. A series of 5 free expos at various locations citywide for new and existing businesses looking to start or grow their business in the City of Chicago. Network with 40+ exhibitors, attend workshops, meet with City license experts, get a mini-makeover for a FREE professional head shot, and explore a variety of business resources including a tax and legal clinic.
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    1871 Auditorium
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  • Event Wed May 10, 2017 at 9:00 AM How is the UK Gearing up for the Future of Tech? Discover how the UK is preparing for future technology innovation and how Greater Birmingham is a growth tech hub within the country. Featuring speakersTom Chothia, Senior Lecturer in Computer Security, University of Birmingham and Nicola Hewitt, Commercial Director, Business Birmingham.
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    IMSA Classroom
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  • Event Wed May 10, 2017 at 12:00 PM Ms. Tech Mastermind Ms. Tech Mastermind attendees raise the bar by challenging each other to create and implement individual ideas, and to do so with intention.
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    Motorola Classroom
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  • Event Thu May 11, 2017 at 5:30 PM Purpose Pitch We believe purpose is innate within any company and has to be accessed to reach its full potential. We want you to pitch us; not on what you do but why you do it. We believe your purpose can be summed up into three words: simple, genuine, and aspirational. We want to see what your company can bring to the table to inspire others and lead a transformative movement throughout the interactions you have.
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  • Event Sat May 13, 2017 at 10:00 AM Vital Signs Hackathon Sponsored by Yelp, the nonprofit newsroom invites you to create solutions for helping patients receive better, more affordable healthcare. Work together in small teams to explore, identify and prototype tools to help patients access the best possible care.
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    2.03 Classroom
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  • Event Tue May 16, 2017 at 6:00 PM 2017 eCommerce Playbook with PayPal, BigCommerce & The Plum Tree Group Join the experts in eCommerce including BigCommerce, The PlumTree Group and PayPal for a compelling panel discussion that will help you grow your business by discussing: (1) eCommerce trends for 2017, (2) Top eCommerce capabilities your organization needs to succeed in 2017, and (3) Optimization and Personalization.
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    2.03 Classroom
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  • Event Wed May 17, 2017 at 6:00 PM Reaching Digitally Transformed Markets Join Telstra's Darrin Webb, for a discussion on Reaching Digitally Transformed Markets. Featuring research from Telstra conducted in partnership with The Economist Intelligence Unit and 900 business leaders, discover which markets are leading the charge when it comes to digital transformation and how you can make the most of these opportunities.
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    2.03 Classroom
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  • Event Thu May 18, 2017 at 12:00 PM Bunker Labs 3rd Annual Muster Across America The Muster invites active duty military, veterans, local business leaders for an afternoon to discuss the latest innovations and be inspired by cutting edge technology. This year the Chicago Muster will also feature a Launch Lab in which a business will be created from scratch in a single day. What does building a business from scratch look like? Witness the birth of a new business live as it happens!
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  • Event Sat May 20, 2017 at 9:00 AM Chicago Science Festival 2017 The third annual Chicago Science Festival is a celebration of the wow-inspiring, mind-expanding, human-benefitting awesomeness that is STEM (science, technology, engineering in the Chicago area. You'll hear scientists from area universities, national laboratories, and museums speak on a wide variety of fascinating topics and get your questions answered. You'll also enjoy hands-on demonstrations of some great science and technology.
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  • Event Tue May 30, 2017 at 8:00 AM Spring Days Spring Days are 2-day events for the Spring community, by the Spring community. Cloud computing ushered in a software renaissance, and while there has never been a better time to be a developer, technology evolves at an overwhelming speed. Spring has never been more relevant, but is also rapidly advancing - adding flexibility to the programming model for cloud-native, reactive and functional workloads.
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