2016 Calendar of Events

January 27, 11:30 to 1:30 pm

Luncheon: The 2016 Capital Market Insight, Real Estate and Economic Forecast

Mary Ludgin, Director of Global Investment Research for Heitman

February 17, 11:30 to 1:30 pm

Luncheon: Innovation and Economic Development in Water Resources


March 16, 11:30 to 1:30 pm

Luncheon: Data Driving Change


April 20, 11:30 to 1:30 pm

Luncheon: Aging in Community: How well is our region supporting our evolving population?


May 18, (Time TBD)

Spring Chautauqua: The City as a Laboratory: How Big Data is Influencing Land Economics Decisions and Policies in Chicago


June 15, 6:00 to 10:00 pm

Annual Banquet Gala with the Initiation of New Members and Awards for long-time members

A stunning evening of glamor and glitz, held at the beautiful Peninsula Hotel.


Wednesday, July 20, Evening

New Members Welcome

A small, more personal networking event for new members to meet and get to know existing members

August 17, Late Afternoon

Field Trip- The New South East


September 21, 11:30 to 1:30 pm

Luncheon: State of the Region- the Leadership Perspective

October 19, Late Afternoon

Fall Chautauqua

November 16, 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Luncheon: Women in Retail


December 14 (Time TBD)

Holiday Party

A great way to wrap up the year with a fun and festive networking party with members.