Driving Innovation and Growth
GLOBAL MIDWEST ALLIANCE
10TH ANNIVERSARY HOLIDAY NETWORKING RECEPTION
December 12, 2019
5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
1 North Wacker Drive, Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60606
We are pleased to invite you to a holiday networking fundraiser to support Global Midwest Alliance as we celebrate our 10th anniversary of successful programming and kick off our calendar of events for 2020. All registration proceeds will fund the educational and mentoring programs that Global Midwest Alliance provides to innovators and entrepreneurs across the Midwest.
About Our Sponsors
Wipfli ranks among the top 25 accounting and business consulting firms in the nation with over 1,800 associates, 41 offices in the United States and two offices in India. Wipfli is also a member of Allinial Global, an accounting firm association of legally independent accounting and consulting firms with offices in North America and throughout the world through international members and partnerships. We enjoy a solid reputation as industry experts and as a trusted business advisor to more than 60,000 clients including: manufacturing and construction companies, contractors and developers, real estate companies, health care organizations, financial institutions, insurance companies, nonprofit organizations, units of government, dealerships, and individuals. Global Midwest Alliance Global Midwest Alliance is a business-led, region-wide organization dedicated to transforming the Midwest into an internationally recognized leader in innovation and business growth. The Alliance aligns and integrates resources throughout the Midwest helping businesses to grow by leveraging existing resources to develop new products and find customers throughout the world. The Alliance is the Private Sector Liaison Office for the World Bank and a member of Global CONNECT. Through these and other affiliations, the Alliance facilitates access to global business opportunities for Midwest business. The Alliance offers educational and networking opportunities through a variety of programs and resources designed to promote innovation, technology development and access to global opportunities in the clean technology, energy, food, logistics, manufacturing and water industries.
Special guest William Strauss, Senior Economist and Economic Advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, will provide a few remarks on the 2020 economic outlook, a program which will be hosted by the Alliance on January 7, 2020.
Join us for a dickens of a time! You’ll enjoy a holiday punch based on Charles Dickens' original recipe -- a sophisticated brandy-rum concoction ideal for ringing in the holiday season.
Attendees at the reception will include civic, business and academic leaders, investors and entrepreneurs from the corporate venturing, energy, manufacturing, logistics, food, water and clean technology industry sectors.
The cost to attend the networking reception and fundraiser is $125 per person. Space is limited. Please register on or before December 10, 2019.