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Sept
2018

September 30, 2018UI LABS, EXTERNAL EVENT

APICS 2018 CONFERENCE

This year's APICS annual conference will bring together thousands of professionals from around the world, to discuss topics in all areas of the value chain. Whether you’re in logistics, procurement, manufacturing, or planning, APICS 2018 will have something for you. Learn...

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Jul
2018

July 19, 2018UI LABS, EXTERNAL EVENT

AUTONOMOUS IN CHICAGO: TRANSIT BEYOND THE GRID

Join Metropolis' Susan S. Szenasy and SOM Chicago for a Think Tank discussion on Autonomous in Chicago: Transit Beyond the Grid. Learn more and register here.

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Jun
2018

June 14, 2018UI LABS, EXTERNAL EVENT

BEST OF THE BEST S&OP CONFERENCE

The Best of the Best S&OP Conference is renowned as a global gathering of the brightest minds in the industry. Join APICS and IBF in 2018 to hear from leaders in sales and operations planning, and learn how S&OP can...

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June 8, 2018UI LABS, EXTERNAL EVENT

BRAND INNOVATION QUEST

On June 8th, join over 300 creative, business and social innovators at UI LABS to discuss how to redefine business as usual. This year’s attendees will have the rare opportunity to learn from some of the most successful innovators of our time,...

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May
2018

May 23, 2018UI LABS, EXTERNAL EVENT

HOW TO SOLVE ANY TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM

In an interactive session in partnership with the Executives' Club of Chicago, Justin Bingham, CTO of Janeiro Digital, will show attendees how to lead the implementation of a proven methodology that will take a project from talk to deployment. Learn...

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May 11, 2018UI LABS, EXTERNAL EVENT

CONNEXION IoT: THOUGHT-LEADER SPEAKER SERIES

The Connexion IoT Thought-leader Speaker Series brings together local influencers, progressive civic leaders, industry executives, innovative companies and cutting-edge startups to inspire and engage you in the possibilities of IoT. Learn more and register here.

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Apr
2018

April 26, 2018UI LABS, PUBLIC EVENT

MIDWEST WOMEN IN TECH CONFERENCE

The Midwest’s most innovative female founders, funders, and leaders are coming together at UI LABS to equalize the power of the tech industry. MWiT is your opportunity to meet, celebrate, and learn from the region’s most influential female tech leaders. This full-day event is...

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Feb
2018

February 1, 2018UI LABS, EXTERNAL EVENT

TECH OUTLOOK 2018

Caralynn Nowinski Collens will be speaking with Amanda Lannert from Jellyvision and Kevin Willer from Chicago Ventures on the Executives’ Club of Chicago’s Tech Outlook 2018 panel on February 1st. Learn more and register here.

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Nov
2017

November 9, 2017UI LABS, EXTERNAL EVENT

TEDx CHICAGO

Caralynn Nowinski Collens will speak at TEDxChicago, an independently organized TED event, on the power of collaboration to inspire breakthroughs across industries. At TEDxChicago, the Chicago community will come together to draw from the TED legacy and share ideas that...

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November 7, 2017UI LABS, PUBLIC EVENT

IoT COUNCIL SERIES: WHAT IS IoT & HOW WILL IT IMPACT YOUR LIFE?

UI LABS is hosting a networking event and panel discussion on IoT's growing impact in our personal and professional lives. The discussion will help attendees gain more insight on connected homes, smart healthcare, and smart cities. Learn more and register...

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Oct
2017

October 30, 2017UI LABS, EXTERNAL EVENT

THE 16th ANNUAL CHICAGO INNOVATION AWARDS

For the 16th year, the Chicago Innovation Awards will be celebrating the most innovative new products and services introduced in the Chicago region. Nominees and winners can cut across all industries, from large corporations to new start-ups, for-profit and non-profit, public...

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October 13, 2017UI LABS, PUBLIC EVENT

COLONY 5 MEETUP

Colony 5 issued a challenge to entrepreneurs, corporate citizens and the investing community this August - work together to create business-driven smart communities. On October 13th, UI LABS is hosting a reception to celebrate this movement of entrepreneurial inclusion. Come...

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October 3, 2017UI LABS, PUBLIC EVENT

UI LABS TOUR & INNOVATION PRESENTATION

UI LABS will host APICS-Chicago for a professional development meeting and tour of the UI LABS Innovation Center on October 3rd. The meeting will include a presentation on innovation from UI LABS Chief Program Officer and Executive Director of DMDII,...

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Sept
2017

September 21, 2017UI LABS, EXTERNAL EVENT

GREATER PORTLAND INC ANNUAL ECONOMIC SUMMIT

UI LABS CEO Caralynn Nowinski Collens will be the keynote speaker at Greater Portland Inc's Annual Economic Summit. The event celebrates the region’s public-private partnership and puts a spotlight on our competitiveness in a global economy. Hundreds of regional leaders from public...

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Aug
2017

August 3, 2017UI LABS, PRIVATE EVENT

NAVIGATING THE FUTURE OF IOT

As deep technology such as artificial intelligence and IoT platforms are being applied to industry verticals, the rate of industry digitization is accelerating. However, there are still barriers to embrace the next industrial revolution, specifically in manufacturing, city infrastructure, agriculture,...

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Jul
2017

July 19, 2017UI LABS, EXTERNAL EVENT, PUBLIC EVENT

PROFESSIONAL IRISH WOMEN OF CHICAGO LUNCHEON

The first-ever Professional Irish Women of Chicago Luncheon will take place Wednesday, July 19th at UI LABS. The day will begin with reception and lunch to honor the Top Professional Irish Women of Chicago followed by networking and a Fashion...

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Jun
2017

June 28, 2017UI LABS, EXTERNAL EVENT

CHIVR - CHICAGO VIRTUAL REALITY

The event will bring together technology enthusiasts, advertising and media professionals, software engineers, and artists and creatives to demo the latest virtual reality headsets, with featured software, media and games from Chicago-based companies. Learn more and register here.

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May
2017

May 18, 2017UI LABS, PRIVATE EVENT

MIT LEADERS FOR GLOBAL OPERATIONS: ALUMNI CONFERENCE 2017

This year’s conference for MIT's Leaders for Global Operations (LGO) alumni will address cutting-edge technologies and innovation in the Midwest. Attendees will have an opportunity to network and catch up with old friends and reconnect with the LGO community. This conference...

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May 17, 2017UI LABS, EXTERNAL EVENT

CELEBRATING WOMEN IN INNOVATION

Discover how women are launching new start-ups and leading businesses that are disrupting industries during this Chicago Innovation Awards event. Then, hear from women who have ascended some of the highest positions in government. All these women will tell you...

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May 16, 2017UI LABS, EXTERNAL EVENT

SCIENCE IN THE AGE OF EXPERIENCE

Science, engineering and technology have joined together in order to simulate a better world. We are part of a digital revolution that is providing scientists and analysts with an extraordinary opportunity to imagine the impossible and innovate the invisible. Industry...

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May 11, 2017UI LABS, EXTERNAL EVENT

BRITISH-AMERICAN BUSINESS COUNCIL (BABC) ANNUAL TRANSATLANTIC CONFERENCE

The two-day Conference will explore the 2017 theme “Navigating the New World,” focusing upon on evolving opportunities as the United States, Canada, and Europe absorb changes in the realities of economies, trade, borders, and governance. Engage in meaningful networking with...

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Mar
2017

March 14, 2017UI LABS, PUBLIC EVENT

MAYOR EMANUEL'S INDUSTRIAL CORRIDOR MODERNIZATION: NORTH BRANCH OPEN HOUSE

The comprehensive framework and implementation for the North Branch Industrial Corridor was presented by DPD at a highly-attended community meeting on Feb. 21. The presentation can be found on DPD's website. Two community open house events in March will provide...

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Oct
2015

October 15, 2015UI LABS, PUBLIC EVENT

PIRANHA TANK

Think ABC's "Shark Tank" is intense? Come watch UI LABS host four hand-picked fledgling businesses vie for a cash prize and the opportunity to work with some of the country’s leading angel and venture investors. We're not talking reality TV;...

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Sept
2015

September 23, 2015UI LABS, PUBLIC EVENT

PROJECT CALL WORKSHOP

Thank you to all who attended the DMC Workshop! The core purpose of the event was to build support and quality contributions to the DMC project and 15-16 project call through: Educating attendees on the DMC technology and integration points;...

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May
2015

May 11, 2015UI LABS, PUBLIC EVENT

FACILITY GRAND OPENING

The Grand Opening Celebration of UI LABS, home of DMDII – the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute, will be on Monday, May 11, 2015. The day will consist of a press event and ribbon cutting, along with manufacturing floor...

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