The Executives' Club Of Chicago


September 26 Calendar

Imagine it Forward: Courage, Creativity and the Power of Change

Date: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 
Time: 11:15 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Location: Standard Club
Speaker: Beth Comstock, Former Vice Chair, General Electric
Moderator: Maryam Banikarim, Former CMO, Hyatt

September 27 Calendar

Design Matters: Battling Big-Company Mindset

Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018 
Time: 11:15 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Location: Hyatt Regency Chicago
Speaker: Bracken Darrell, CEO, Logitech
Moderator: Mark Wilson, Senior Writer, Fast Company

October 3 Calendar

Introduction to the Hatchery Chicago

Food and Beverage Forum
Date: Wednesday, October 3, 2018 
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Location: The Hatchery
Speaker: Natalie Shmulik, CEO, The Hatchery Chicago

October 11 Calendar-01

From Grantmaker to Changemaker: A New Direction for Helping Chicago

Date: Thursday, October 11, 2018 
Time: 11:15 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Location: Hilton Chicago
Speaker: Helene Gayle, President and CEO, The Chicago Community Trust
Moderator: John Canning, Chairman, Madison Dearborn Partners

October 16 Calendar

The Chicago Region's Transit Future

Civic Affairs Forum
 Tuesday, October 16, 2018 
Time: 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: HermanMiller
Panelist: Dorval Carter, President, Chicago Transit Authority
Jim Derwinski, CEO/Executive Director, Metra
Thomas J. (T.J.) Ross, Executive Director, Pace
Leanne Redden, Regional Transportation Authority

October 23 Calendar

Leading, Activating, and Sustaining Change

Talent Development Forum
 Tuesday, October 23, 2018 
Time: 7:30 a.m. –9:00 a.m.
Location: TBD
Speaker: Chris Williams, Managing Director, Root Inc.

November 13 Calendar-01

Corteva Agriscience

Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2018 
Time: 11:15 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Location: TBD
Speaker: James C. Collins Jr., Chief Operating Officer, Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont ™
Moderator: TBD

January 16 Calendar

Annual Economic Outlook

Date: Wednesday, January 16, 2019 
Time: 11:15 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 
Location: Hyatt Regency Chicago
Panelist: Dr. Bob Froehlich, Chairman, First Capital Investment Corporation and FC Global Realty
Panelist: Diane Swonk, Chief Economist, Grant Thornton
 Terry Savage, Nationally Syndicated Columnist, Terry Savage Productions

Janurary 30 Calendar

Chicago Tech Outlook

Date: Wednesday, January 30, 2019 
Time: TBD
Location: TBD
Keynote: Howard Tullman, Executive Director, Ed Kaplan Family Institute for Innovation and Tech Entrepreneurship, Illinois Institute of Technology
Panelist: TBD
Panelist: TBD

February 7 Calendar


Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019  
Time: TBD
Location: TBD
Speaker: Gavin Hattersley, CEO, MillerCoors
Moderator: TBD

February 26 Calendar

Union Pacific

Date: Tuesday, February 26, 2019  
Time: TBD
Location: TBD
Speaker: Lance Fritz, CEO, Union Pacific
Moderator: TBD