Thanks to the members, sponsors, keynote panelists, strategic partners, exhibitors and supporters who participated in the event, The Exchange 2016 – the Chicagoland Chamber’s signature tradeshow and networking event – was a rousing success.
- 700+ attended the event
- 500+ attended the Social Impact Strong Keynote panel
- 110 organizations exhibited at the tradeshow
- 300+ social media interactions were generated
- 128 chats, photos and videos were shared via the official event app: The Exchange Connection Presented by Bonfyre
Chicago Tribune Blue Sky Innovation also covered the event – click here to read the story.
Click here to view a photo album from the event.
“The Chamber really highlighted the social enterprise movement in Chicagoland and the Midwest with three great, different examples of how this plays out in small and medium businesses.”
-Shelley Stern Grach, Microsoft Chicago, on the “Social Impact Strong” Keynote
“This was our third year participating in a row, and the energy was off the hook! Our booth was busy all night and we met several great leads and contacts for future business. The Exchange is a great chance to connect with a diverse group of people from any type and size of business. Count us in for next year!”
-Katie Larson, House of Blues, on the tradeshow and networking