September 18, 2019
The 5th Annual Midwest Food Matters Leadership Awards gala will bring Midwest food executives together to celebrate and recognize companies and individuals in the Midwest who have made significant contributions to the growth and improvement in the food industry. The honoree for 2019 is Kerry Taste and Nutrition.
October 29-31, 2019
The Private Sector Liaison Officers (PSLO) and the International Finance Institutions (IFI) Liaison Officers Networks invite you to mark your calendars for the World Bank Group’s Business Opportunities Fair from October 29-31, 2019 in Washington, DC. The event will focus on energy and climate-related work at the World Bank Group (WBG). The program will also feature sessions with other IFIs.
INDUSTRY FOCUS: MANUFACTURING SECTOR INNOVATION, GROWTH, SUSTAINABILITY & GLOBALIZATION
November 12, 2019
Today’s industrial processing is increasingly moving toward greater customization and flexibility of smaller lot sizes. Response to this is difficult for the most progressive company but especially daunting for mainstream production facilities. The challenge? How do you process order quantities as small as one both timely and profitably? Please join Global Midwest Alliance for an interactive panel discussion with industry experts from hardware, software, digital, AI, IoT and process innovation fields to explore and discuss the possibilities.
EXECUTIVE BRIEFING ROUNDTABLE: MANUFACTURING SECTOR
November 12, 2019
Executive Briefings are events open to Global Midwest Alliance partners and stakeholders BY INVITATION ONLY. The briefings bring together a select roundtable group of 10-12 C-Suite executives who share a common industry focus to network, discuss issues and trends, collaborate on solutions and provide thought leadership which will drive the Alliance’s industry programming.
ANNUAL HOLIDAY NETWORKING RECEPTION
Holiday networking fundraiser to support Global Midwest Alliance as we celebrate another year of successful programming and kick off our calendar of events for 2020. All proceeds will fund the educational and mentoring programs that Global Midwest Alliance, a not-for-profit educational organization, provides to Midwest.innovators and entrepreneurs.
January 7, 2010
2020 ECONOMIC OUTLOOK LUNCH
Global Midwest Alliance and the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago will host a discussion focused on the forces that are currently shaping the U.S. expansion as it enters 2020. Keynote speaker William Strauss, a Senior Economist and Economic Advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago since 1982, will discuss the major sectors of the economy and provide the Federal Reserve's forecast along with his perspective on economic activity.