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Dec
2018

December 5, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, EVENTS

BUILDING HIGH-PERFORMANCE SME CLUSTERS FOR AMERICAN COMPETITIVENESS IN THE 21ST CENTURY

There has been considerable research in the last decade showing how firms and national economies can take either a low road or a high road to achieve global competitiveness. The low road is marked by low wages, lower-skilled workers, and...

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Nov
2018

November 26, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, EVENTS

ATLANTIC COUNCIL: IMPLEMENTING DEFENSE-INDUSTRIAL POLICY PANEL DISCUSSION

Please join the Atlantic Council on Monday, November 26, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for "Implementing Defense-Industrial Policy," the next event in our Defense-Industrial Policy Series, featuring UI LABS Chief Executive Officer Caralynn Collens and Assistant Secretary of Defense for Industrial...

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November 15, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION: IMPLEMENTING SMART MANUFACTURING

Join SME in Chicago and learn how Smart Manufacturing is changing the way products are designed and manufactured. Digital Technology and Transformation in manufacturing is creating operational value, increasing productivity and is the competitive advantage that will impact your bottom line....

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November 7, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

INTERNATIONAL STANDARD ORGANIZATION INDUSTRY DAY

The International Standard Organization (ISO) Committee responsible for developing standards for industrial data (ISO/TC 184/SC4) is holding its 76th Plenary meeting in Chicago from November 5th through November 9th, 2018 at UI LABS. On Wednesday, November 7th, the committee has...

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November 5, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

INTERNATIONAL STANDARD ORGANIZATION COMMITTEE MEETING

The International Standard Organization (ISO) Committee responsible for developing standards for industrial data (ISO/TC 184/SC4) is holding its 76th Plenary meeting in Chicago from November 5th through November 9th, 2018. The national representatives consisting of more than fifty internationally recognized...

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Oct
2018

October 16, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

ISMAR 2018 ENTERPRISE AR FUNCTIONAL REQUIREMENTS WORKSHOP

The AREA will be hosting a workshop focused on the functional requirements for enterprise AR components. The goal of this workshop is to shed new light on the requirements’ current status and provide valuable inputs to the further refinement and...

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October 10, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

FOURTH REVOLUTION AWARDS

The Fourth Revolution Awards celebrates regional manufacturing for its leadership and innovation as the industry stands on the brink of a new technological revolution. The ceremony culminates in the presentation of eight awards to deserving leaders, companies and industrial initiatives...

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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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September 24, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

SMART INDUSTRY 2018

Smart Industry will be hosting their 4th annual conference at Loews Chicago O'Hare on September 24th through the 26th. The conference is organized specifically for business, operations, and technology strategists at work in industrial organizations. The goal of the conference is...

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September 7, 2018EXTERNAL EVENT

1 MILLION $ GLOBAL STARTUP CHALLENGE – CHICAGO

The 1 Million $ Global Startup Challenge will be launching at UI LABS. Hear presentations from Chicago's hottest start-ups, ask presenters questions about their business, and listen to a CXO Roundtable. Learn more and register to attend here.

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Aug
2018

August 23, 2018CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

BUILDINGS 2.0 CONFERENCE

Join Builtworlds at UI LABS for their premium event on Smart Buildings. The event will explore how A.I., machine learning, IoT, and other emerging technologies have infiltrated our buildings and what that means for the industry. Learn more and register...

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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 28, 2018CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

A SYSTEMATIC APPROACH TO SUCCESSFUL INNOVATION

The Insurance Information Institute and Innovator's Edge present an interactive learning experience for senior executives who would benefit from learning a proven approach to insurance innovation success. This two-part program—consisting of an online webinar and a live innovation strategy workshop—will provide attendees with actionable...

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June 28, 2018EXTERNAL EVENT, PUBLIC EVENT

INNOVATION DAYS 2018

The Italian Trade Agency and the Consul General of Italy in Chicago Giuseppe Finocchiaro will be hosting a business networking event for innovators from both Italy and Chicago at downtown's Italian Cultural Center. Learn more and register to attend here.

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June 21, 2018CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

SOLAR WAKEUP LIVE

Join solar leaders at UI LABS for a one-day dealmaking, networking, and learning event. Register to attend here.

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June 19, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

CONNECTED MANUFACTURING FORUM

The Connected Manufacturing Forum is a leading cross-industry event that brings together 150+ Operations, Technology, Manufacturing and Advanced Engineering executives. These thought leaders and innovators will come together for a collaborative debate on the latest Industry 4.0 trends, challenges and...

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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 13, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

CATI PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT FORUM

Computer Aided Technology is hosting their annual Product Development Forum at UI LABS. The event will help show you how to take your product from concept to reality and improve your product development process with the help of solutions from...

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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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June 6, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

INCLUSION AND INDUSTRY 4.0

DMDII's Lizabeth Stuck will be joining the Century Foundation on June 6th to develop an action plan to revitalize manufacturing in the Chicago region and support the needs of diverse communities. This event will feature remarks from Illinois State Treasurer Michael Frerichs...

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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 18, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

INDUSTRIAL IoT USA

The Industrial IoT USA Summit is part of a global series designed to bring together both business executives and technical IT specialists from forward-thinking companies in the manufacturing, energy, and transportation industries to learn from pioneering leaders in the field,...

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Mar
2018

March 20, 2018CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

VICKI WHITE: CHICAGO BOOKS TO WOMEN IN PRISON

Vicki White, President of Chicago Books to Women in Prison, will join City Tech and Chi Hack Night on March 20th to discuss her work to distribute paperback books to incarcerated women. For more than 15 years they’ve provided a...

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March 13, 2018CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

SANA JAFRI: CHICAGO LEARNING EXCHANGE

Sana Jafri, program officer for the Chicago Learning Exchange (CLX), will present at this week's Chi Hack Night on how CLX facilitates the connection and exchange of different nodes: educators, programs, technology, and learners. Learn more and register here.

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March 12, 2018CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

2018 NATIONAL SHARED MOBILITY SUMMIT

Join City Tech at the 2018 National Shared Mobility Summit in Chicago on March 12-14 to discuss the latest developments in carsharing, shared autonomous and electric vehicles, bikesharing, ehailing, microtransit and more. Learn more and register here.

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March 6, 2018CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

ALYA ADAMANY WOODS: CHICAGONEXT

Following City Tech and Chi Hack Night's February speaker series for Black History Month, we will be celebrating Women’s History Month throughout the month of March. Each week, we will feature presentations from prominent women in tech and civic life...

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Feb
2018

February 28, 2018CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

ENTREPRENEURIAL JOURNEYS: BLACK WOMEN ACTIVATING TECH

For the month of February, Chi Hack Night and City Tech will be celebrating Black History Month. We are featuring presentations from prominent African Americans in tech and civic life here in Chicago. Read more about the series here. On...

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February 27, 2018CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

CHARLENE CARRUTHERS: BYP100

As part of City Tech and Chi Hack Night's celebration of Black History Month, Charlene Carruthers, BYP100 National Director, will discuss her upcoming debut book, Unapologetic: A Black, Queer and Feminist Mandate for Our Movement. Drawing on Black intellectual and...

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February 20, 2018CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

FABIAN ELLIOTT: BLACK TECH MECCA

Fabian Elliott, CEO of Black Tech Mecca, will join City Tech at Chi Hack Night to discuss Black Tech Mecca’s groundbreaking research report, Unleashing Chicago’s Black Tech Ecosystem: Assessing, Defining, and Growing Chicago’s BTE. Learn more and register here.

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February 13, 2018CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

CHI HACK NIGHT: COOK COUNTY STATE'S ATTORNEY KIM FOXX

Cook County State’s Attorney Foxx, who took office in 2016, will discuss her efforts to build a data program within the State’s Attorney’s Office, including the hiring of a Chief Data Officer and the release of a first-ever data report....

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February 6, 2018CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

ALVYN WALKER: BRIDGING THE DIGITAL DIVIDE

Alvyn Walker will be presenting on February 6th, as part of City Tech and Chi Hack Night's series celebrating Black History Month. Al represents Leave No Veteran Behind: a national non-profit organization that invests in veterans through employment training, transitional jobs, and...

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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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Jan
2018

January 31, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

INDUSTRY 4.0 THINK TANK

The Industry 4.0. Think Tank brings together thinkers, leaders, and experts from the pharmaceutical, medical device, electronics, energy, food and beverage, and healthcare industries to share their ideas and real-life experiences about digital transformation, with its challenges and perks. The...

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Dec
2017

December 7, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: HOW WILL IT CHANGE YOUR BUSINESS?

Kevin McDunn will be speaking on the Executive Club of Chicago's Artificial Intelligence panel on December 7th. The panel will explore how AI is permeating our businesses and changing the way we work, live, and interact with all types of organizations...

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December 4, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

DEFENSE MANUFACTURING CONFERENCE

This year's Defense Manufacturing Conference (DMC) is scheduled for December 4-7, 2017 at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Florida. The DMC Conference will be conducted simultaneously with the Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS) Conference. Guests will be...

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December 1, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

HACKING THE HUMAN ELEMENT

MD5, in collaboration with SOFWERX, will host a technology hackathon on December 1-3 in Tampa that focuses on wearables and their applications. On-site experts will prepare hackathon participants to compete by providing unique insights into the physical and mental challenges,...

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Nov
2017

November 29, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

AZURE GOVERNMENT HACKFEST + TRAINING

The Microsoft Azure Government team is inviting all developers and IT professionals in the Chicagoland area in the government space to a two-day HackFest and training event. The event includes one day of training presentations by members of the Microsoft Azure...

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November 16, 2017EXTERNAL EVENT, PUBLIC EVENT

AUGMENTED REALITY CHICAGO (ARCHI) MEETUP

The Chicago Augmented Reality Meetup has been in existence since 2010 with the goal of uniting and igniting the regional AR community. The monthly event attracts a diverse group of developers, designers, entrepreneurs, scientists, educators, investors, artists, marketers, hackers, journalists,...

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November 15, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

SMART MANUFACTURING: DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

The digitization of manufacturing impacts every aspect of operations and the supply chain. Attend this one-day event and hear from the experts how to manage your complex business process from product development to manufacturing. Learn how smart manufacturing technologies drive...

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November 14, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

SMART CITY EXPO WORLD CONGRESS

City Digital is participating in this year's Smart City Expo World Congress. The event is a global meeting point for governments, companies, entrepreneurs, and researchers to collectivize urban power, increase the strength of cities, identify business opportunities, establish partnerships, and contribute...

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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 1, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

MEAC DIGITALIZATION STRATEGY DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP

The MEAC Digitalization Strategy Development Workshop is a two-day event for MEAC Alliance Members, providing an opportunity to hear the latest updates on the MEAC Alliance Program, Best Practices and Strategic Initiatives. Learn more and register here.

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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 24, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

BLOOMBERG NEXT

Brenna Berman will be taking part in Bloomberg's annual discussion on the future of technology, connectivity, and the workforce. The event includes showcases, briefings, and interactive activities digging into the modern-day dynamics re-shaping our world. Learn more and register here.

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October 18, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

FOURTH REVOLUTION AWARDS

mHUB, IMEC and UI LABS have announced the inaugural industry awards ceremony that will take place on October 18, 2017, at the Wintrust Grand Banking Hall in Chicago to recognize talent and achievements in manufacturing. The Fourth Revolution Awards celebrates...

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October 18, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

ARRAY OF THINGS PUBLIC MEETING AT ASSOCIATION HOUSE

The Array of Things Public Meeting will be an opportunity for residents to learn more about the Array of Things project and identify community priorities that this project can measure and address. This conversation is hosted by the Association House of Chicago, a vital community...

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October 18, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

IoT SUMMIT CHICAGO

Brenna Berman will be speaking at ITA's fifth annual IoT Summit Chicago. This year's summit will explore issues such as data ownership and governance, while simultaneously connecting local IoT companies with investors in the region. Learn more and register here.

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October 16, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

SMART CITIES SUMMIT

The Smart Cities Summit brings together leading decision makers looking to learn about how to implement technology in order to boost connectivity within cities across the globe. Learn more and register here.

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October 12, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

BOSCH IoT STRATEGY SUMMIT

Brenna Berman will be speaking at the Bosch IoT Strategy Summit. The event gathers thought leaders in the Internet of Things space to share what it takes to bring IoT into an organization, how to master its complexity, and why it...

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Sept
2017

September 29, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

DCMME MANUFACTURING CONFERENCE

Michael Fornasiero, Program Manager of Workforce Development and SMM Engagement, will be speaking at the The Dauch Center for the Management of Manufacturing Enterprises (DCMME) Conference on "The Future of Manufacturing". Learn more and register here.

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September 23, 2017EXTERNAL EVENT

P.O.W.E.R. UP CHICAGO WORKSHOP

The LeadersUp Team is hosting a career development workshop for young professionals in Chicago. The topics to be covered include: professional development and goal setting, effective networking strategies, balancing work and school, and how to obtain education certificates. Food will...

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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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September 18, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

SMART INDUSTRY 2017

On September 18 as part of its conference, Smart Industry will bring a group of attendees to UI LABS for a tour of the DMDII factory floor. The rest of the event will be held at Chicago's Swissotel. Launched in 2015,...

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September 13, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION SEMINAR

To be held alongside WESTEC in Los Angeles, California, this seminar will focus on digital manufacturing and IoT. The digitization of manufacturing impacts every aspect of operations and the supply chain. Attend this one-day event and hear from the experts...

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September 6, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

ONRAMP MANUFACTURING CONFERENCE

Tom McDermott, Executive Director of DMDII and Chief Program Officer of UI LABS, will speak on the topic of "Innovations in the Supply Chain" on September 6 at the OnRamp Manufacturing Conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The OnRamp Manufacturing Conference brings...

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Aug
2017

August 24, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

CITIES CONFERENCE: BEST PRACTICES IN GLOBAL INFRASTRUCTURE

Many people have asked, why those of involved in designing and building American cities cannot achieve the results that are being witnessed in cities across Asia and the Middle East?  Why are we unable to rebuild infrastructure that was designed...

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August 22, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

JB KNOWLEDGE CONTECH ROADSHOW

JBKnowledge, the maker of SmartBid, is excited to announce that the JBKnowledge ConTech Roadshow and SmartBid Academy will be making its way to Chicago, Illinois on August 22, 2017! Geek out with construction technology industry leaders and demo the latest...

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Jul
2017

July 27, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

SIEMENS PLM AND TATA TECHNOLOGIES MANUFACTURING OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT SEMINAR

You can’t achieve any of these unless you have a means of properly optimizing your plants. Relying only on Top Floor to Shop Floor visibility is no longer an option for 21st century manufacturers. Maximizing production capabilities and ensuring uptime...

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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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June 27, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

STREET OF THE FUTURE WORKSHOP

City Digital's David Leopold will give a keynote talk about “Mapping the Street of the Future,” featuring insights, opportunities, and lessons learned from City Digital’s underground infrastructure mapping pilot and other related projects. The first in a three-part series, this one-day...

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June 25, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

SMART CITIES CONNECT

Join City Digital Executive Director Brenna Berman in Austin for Smart Cities Connect, where she'll be speaking on Monday, June 26. At 9 am, Brenna will give a keynote talk, "Reimagining the User Experience of Government." At 9:30 am, she'll...

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June 20, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

mHUB PRESENTS, FIRST INDUSTRIAL RESPONDERS EMERGE (FIRE) PANEL DISCUSSION: TRENDS IN PRODUCT INNOVATION

Chicagoland manufacturers are invited to join industry leaders and small and medium-sized manufacturers for an evening of discussions, networking and tours of mHUB! First Industrial Responders Emerge panelists will address innovation, product sourcing, business best practices and supplier networks and...

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June 12, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

MANUFACTURING LEADERSHIP SUMMIT

Kevin McDunn, UI LABS Chief Technology Officer, will be attending the 13th annual Manufacturing Leadership Summit. The conference will focus on how the future state of the manufacturing industry will change the rules of competition, how work will be performed, how...

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June 7, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

THE CHICAGO FORUM ON GLOBAL CITIES

The Chicago Forum on Global Cities, hosted annually by the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and the Financial Times, raises provocative questions about the influence of global cities and how they can solve pressing global challenges. Participating thought leaders and...

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June 6, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

SMART CITIES TECHNOLOGIES WORKSHOP

Katie Olson, Director of Program Design for City Digital, will be in attendance for a discussion about how cities across the U.S. are utilizing advanced sensors, big data, the Internet of Things, and other advanced technologies to enhance the quality and performance of...

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June 1, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

SMART MANUFACTURING: ARE YOU READY FOR DIGITAL MANUFACTURING AND DESIGN?

Join The Private Bank and IMEC for to learn about the future of digital manufacturing. Dimitrios Saranteas, MEP Digital Manufacturing Technical Specialist from IMEC, currently embedded with UI LABS' Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute, will present during the event. Topics...

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May
2017

May 24, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

SMART MANUFACTURING: DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

The digitization of manufacturing impacts every aspect of operations and the supply chain. Attend this one-day event, presented by SME, at the GE Aviation Learning Center and hear from the experts how to manage your complex business process from product...

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May 23, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

NATIONAL ACADEMIES SYMPOSIUM ON SECURING ADVANCED MANUFACTURING IN THE UNITED STATES: THE ROLE OF MANUFACTURING USA

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine Board on Science, Technology and Economic Policy Innovation Policy Forum will host an all-day workshop to explore how Manufacturing USA joins industry, academia, and government in public-private partnerships to help revitalize American...

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May 22, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

AIRCRAFT AIRWORTHINESS & SUSTAINMENT CONFERENCE

Brench Boden, Chief Technology Officer of DMDII, will be attending the 2017 Aircraft Airworthiness & Sustainment Conference in Phoenix, Arizona. The conference will focus on the collaborative work being done within the aerospace community on improving the safety, airworthiness, availability,...

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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 17, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

EXPONENTIAL MANUFACTURING

Exponential Manufacturing will lead 600 technology investors, entrepreneurs, and manufacturing industry executives through a rigorous two-day program to prepare them for the dawn of the exponential industrial age. Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute Thomas McDermott will participate in the event's...

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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 15, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

INTERNET OF THINGS WORLD

Internet of Things World features three days of learning, discovery, and networking, covering the largest span of both industrial and consumer IoT. City Digital Executive Director Brenna Berman will speak on two panels: May 18 at 10:10 a.m. PT -...

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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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May 10, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

OPEN SOURCE CONVENTION (OSCON)

Open source is everywhere—from the bottom of the programming stack to the top. OSCON brings the software engineering and developer community together to explore what's new and useful in open source languages, tools, and techniques. It's the best place to...

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May 3, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

CHICAGO AQUAHACKING 2017 KICK-OFF MEETING

Participate in the kick-off meeting for Chicago’s AquaHacking team. Teams will develop solutions to pitch in late May to compete in semi-finals in June (teams will meet as-needed through May to develop solutions). What: AquaHacking is an annual multi-disciplinary hackathon...

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May 3, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

SMART CITIES NYC '17

Smart Cities NYC '17  curates the intersection of technology and urban life. Coming to you from iconic public spaces across New York City and the revitalized canvas of the Brooklyn Navy Yard, this unprecedented event features three engagement platforms, world-renowned...

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Apr
2017

April 21, 2017CITIES + INFRASTRUCTURE, EXTERNAL EVENT

58TH TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH FORUM ANNUAL CONFERENCE

City Digital's David Leopold, Director of Program Management, will speak on the panel "The Mobility-as-a-Service Effect on the Business of Transport." Founded in 1958, the Transportation Research Forum (TRF) is an independent organization of transportation professionals. Its purpose is to...

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April 18, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

INDUSTRIAL INTERNET OF THINGS USA

The Industrial IoT Summit is coming back to Chicago this April 18-19 and will be bringing together a senior delegation of 120+ IoT leaders from across the U.S. and further afield for a packed agenda. Hear exclusive keynote sessions from...

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