The Exchange 2016

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

4:00 - 7:30 PM

Swissôtel Chicago, 323 East Upper Wacker Drive


Individual Tickets - Members: $40 | Non-Members: $80

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If you’re a fan of our popular Business After Business networking events, you don’t want to miss our largest networking event of the year: The Exchange 2016. The networking opportunities on the tradeshow floor are second to none, with more than 700 professionals and 100 exhibitors from all industries in attendance and great food and drink to enjoy as you browse the exhibits.

Agenda:

  • 4:00 – 4:30: Registration
  • 4:30 – 5:30: Keynote Panel Discussion
  • 5:30 – 7:30: Tradeshow/Networking 

Social Impact Strong: Featured Keynote

The Exchange 2016 will feature a dynamic panel discussion focused on the importance of social impact for modern day business success.

Panel



 

Jacques Panis, President, Shinola 

  Steven Dyme, CEO & Co-Founder, Flowers for Dreams

 



 

Andrea Hanis, Editor, Chicago Tribune Blue Sky Innovation   

  Calvin Gin, CFO, Blue Plate Catering 



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Watch the Video: The Exchange 2015 - Made in Chicago

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Click the image below to view a photo slideshow from The Exchange 2015:

The Exchange 2015

Past Keynotes:

2015: Made in Chicago Keynote (Click here to read a recap of the event)

  • Bob Jensen, Co-Founder and Owner of Argus Brewery
  • R.J. Melman, Managing Partner for several Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises (LEYE) restaurants
  • Marc Schulman, President of Eli's Cheesecake
  • Alejandro Silva, CEO and Chairman of the Board of Evans Food Group Ltd.

2014: Fueling Business Growth Keynote (Click here to view a social media recap of the event on Storify)

  • Daymond John, Entrepreneur, Investor, and Television Personality on the hit show "Shark Tank"
  • Thomas Hansen, Vice President of Worldwide Small and Medium Business, Microsoft
  • Derek Kennedy, Partner and Managing Director, Boston Consulting Group



Tickets

 Exhibitor Tables (Early-Bird Rate Ends March 9)
$400
 Members $40
 Non-Members $80

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Exhibitors

    • Adler Planetarium & Food For Thought
    • 312UAV
    • 78 Brand Co.
    • ABC Humane Wildlife Control & Prevention Inc.
    • Adecco Staffing
    • Aflac
    • AKA Media Inc.
    • Allegro Chicago, A Kimpton Hotel
    • Aloha Print Group
    • Argosy University
    • Arthritis Foundations
    • BDO USA, LLP
    • BKD LLC
    • Blue Plate Catering
    • BMO Harris
    • Bonfyre
    • British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park
    • Broadway in Chicago
    • Bryce Downey & Lenkov LLC
    • BURG Translations
    • Chase
    • Chez
    • Chicago Forum on Global Cities
    • Chicago Loop Alliance
    • Chicago Park District
    • Chicago Sky
    • Chicagoland Business Opportunity Fund
    • Club Colors
    • Comcast Business
    • Conquer Cancer
    • COTG
    • Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse
    • Devarj Design Agency
    • Done Deal
    • EBU Productions Incorporation
    • Emirates Airlines
    • Entertainment Cruises - Odyssey, Spirit of Chicago, Mystic
    • Forward Progress, Inc
    • Frank Michael Jewelers
    • Fresh Start Caring For Kids Foundation
    • Gameplan Creative
    • Goldman Sachs - 10,000 Small Businesses(City Colleges of Chicago)
    • House of Blues
    • Ideation Studio, Inc.
    • Illinois CPA Society
    • Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
    • Innovatix, LLC
    • Insperity
    • inQUEST Consulting
    • Intelligent Office
    • Interactive Health
    • Iris Worldwide
    • ITA
    • J & J Exhibitors Service, Inc
    • Kahoots Creative Group
    • Kayhan
    • Kinzie Hotel
    • Koval Distillery
    • Labriola Ristorante and Café
    • LimeRed Studio
    • Loyola University Chicago
    • Lucky Strike - FTW: For The Win Chicago
    • Lyric Opera of Chicago
    • Medieval Times
    • Microsoft
    • New Horizons
    • New York Life
    • N-P-K Associates, Inc
    • Oakwood Worldwide
    • Office Depot
    • ONEProp
    • Pinstripes
    • Prime & Provisions
    • Sage Summit 2016
    • Sagin, LLC
    • Scharf Banks Marmor LLC
    • Schaumburg Business Association
    • ServiceMaster DSI
    • ServiceMaster Restorations by Simons
    • Shinola
    • SMB Helpdesk
    • Soldier Field
    • SOS Technology
    • Special Olympics Chicago
    • SpeedPro Chicago Loop
    • Stockwell Greetings
    • Stratosphere Networks
    • SWITS Translations
    • TandemHR
    • The Gateway for Cancer Research
    • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
    • The Redhead Piano Bar
    • The Shops at North Bridge
    • TriNet HR Corporation
    • Time Zone One
    • U.S. Small Business Administration - Illinois District Offices
    • University of Phoenix
    • UPS
    • Vanille
    • Venta Airwasher
    • Vistage
    • Wicklander - Zulawski & Associates
    • Wolfe
    • World Business Chicago
    • YJT Solutions
    • Zipcar, Incorporated