December 5, 2018
Holiday networking fundraiser to support Global Midwest Alliance as we celebrate another year of successful programming and kick off our calendar of events for 2019. All proceeds will fund the educational and mentoring programs that Global Midwest Alliance, a not-for-profit educational organization, provides to Midwest.innovators and entrepreneur.
January 8, 2019
Global Midwest Alliance and the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago will host a discussion focused on the forces that are currently shaping the U.S. expansion as it enters 2019. Keynote speaker William Strauss, a Senior Economist and Economic Advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago since 1982, will discuss the major sectors of the economy and provide the Federal Reserve's forecast along with his perspective on economic activity.
4TH ANNUAL CORPORATE VENTURING PROGRAM
March 19, 2019
Join Global Midwest Alliance and program host Polsinelli for the 4th Annual Corporate Venturing Conference, a half-day program that is focused on issues that matter to the Corporate Venturing Community in the Midwest. Our keynote presentation will cover perspectives from senior management at companies that are setting up new corporate venture arms. A Corporate Venturing Panel will include insights into best practices, and the Innovation Panel will highlight new international technologies in sectors including manufacturing, clean tech, energy, water, food and logistics. This conference is open to Global Midwest Alliance partners and stakeholders BY INVITATION ONLY, including Global speakers and attendees from last year’s corporate venturing program and all Innovation Competition finalists.
INDUSTRY FOCUS: FOOD SECTOR INNOVATION, GROWTH, SUSTAINABILITY & GLOBALIZATION
FRESHER, FASTER, TASTIER: HOW PACKAGING INNOVATIONS ARE CHANGING THE FOOD INDUSTRY
May 29, 2019
Join Global Midwest Alliance and co-sponsor, the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, for a program featuring a discussion examining the food industry. Speakers will cover a number of topics that are current and relevant to the evolution of the food industry.
EXECUTIVE BRIEFING ROUNDTABLE: FOOD SECTOR
May 29 2019
Executive Briefings are events open to Global Midwest Alliance partners and stakeholders BY INVITATION ONLY. The briefings bring together a select roundtable group of 10-12 C-Suite executives who share a common industry focus to network, discuss issues and trends, collaborate on solutions and provide thought leadership which will drive the Alliance’s industry programming.