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The Chamber's Technology Council helps the Chamber and member businesses adopt the latest technology so that they can realize the productivity and quality-enhancing benefits that technology offers. The Council also monitors technology-related issues on behalf of the Chamber, and provides information that will help members identify business opportunities in the marketplace.

A Program Development Sub-Committee develops programs that educate members about marketplace technology trends and innovations, while a Policy Sub-Committee reviews and monitors legislative developments related to technology and works with the Chamber to include these developments in its Legislative and Business Agendas.

Recent News

February 13, 2014 | Wrigley Building's Owners Seek Tech Companies

Could Michigan Avenue become one of Chicago’s new tech corridors? The possibility is worth considering.

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February 5, 2014 | Chamber President Theresa E. Mintle on Teaching Tech to Grow Jobs

What is the key to small and medium-sized business growth in 2014? What are some of the most in-demand workers in the region?

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Coffee & Collaboration -- Putting IT at the Heart of Business Success from SPR Companies on Vimeo.

Visionary / Innovative Strategist: Kathie Topel, President – IMPACTinsights

Game Changer / Leader: Mark Hansen, CEO – H.E. LTD

This show is designed to hear from Leaders that are viewed as Game Changers in the Technology Industry. Leaders that truly understand what it takes to create/transform technology teams into teams that are poised to enable the corporation to foster continuous collaboration and deliver profitable innovation producing bottom line results. Bridging the Gap between Business and Technology.


The Chicagoland Technology 2020 Committee advises, promotes and educates the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce members, and the business community on innovative and accessible technology solutions. The Committee aims to position Chicagoland as a diverse and strategic player in the global marketplace and continues to support efforts to transform the region into a technology and innovation hub.

The Committee sponsors Tech Wednesdays to provide training and education that teaches business owners how technology improves operations, minimizes time spent on administrative tasks, markets their business, and increases sales. Monthly events are held on the third Wednesday of the month from 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM.

Tech Wednesday Topics Covered:

• The Future of Managed Voice, Video, and Data Services
• Cloud Computing 101 for Small Businesses
• Understanding Technology in Risk Management
• Online Video-The New Internet Currency

• Social Media for Businesses
• Unified Communications: Your Networks' Competitive Edge
• Mobile Apps: Touch the Future of Business
• Content Marketing: SEO, Social Media and Email Marketing



Last Updated on 2014-02-21 14:48:03.696

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