Canright Calendar

Canright Calendar

The Canright Calendar is a weekly newsletter compilation of networking and engaging events around the Chicago areas. These are events that we attend and want to share with our readers. Want to get these in your inbox? Sign up for our email list here.

FEATURED EVENTS OF THE WEEK

At this week’s featured events, hear from a woman addressing domestic violence around Chicago, discuss disruptive and provocative ideas about innovation, rediscover Chicago’s magazine market, and improvise your way to better communication skills.

PWCC: Purpose, People and Passion

The Professional Women’s Club of Chicago hosts their May networking luncheon featuring Kristie Paskvan, a woman making a real difference in the lives of others. Outside of serving as CFO and COO of Mesirow Financial, Paskvan is a founding member of Chicago Says No More, an organization dedicated to addressing the challenges of domestic violence and sexual assault in the Chicago metro area. Union League Club of Chicago, 65 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago. Wednesday, May 10, 11:30 am.
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BABC: Transatlantic Conference 2017

The British-American Business Council hosts this multi-day event that brings together experts from across the 22-city BABC family in the fields of technology, commerce, journalism and more. These experts will discuss disruptive and provocative ideas about innovations, opportunities, risk reductions and strategies, and how to navigate the new world. Events will be held at the University Club, Shedd Aquarium and Art Institute. May 10 – May 11.
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PCC: Rediscover Chicago’s Thriving Magazine Market

When looking at Chicago’s media market, magazines are often overlooked despite that fact 17 magazines are published in the Chicago area. Join the Publicity Club of Chicago and meet journalists from leading magazines and the freelancers who are looking for story ideas. Panelists include Kendra Chaplin, Publisher of Chicago Woman magazine, and Sarah Ryan, Editor-in-Chief of Modern Luxury Weddings and Deputy Editor of CS Magazine. Maggiano’s, 516 N. Clark St., banquet entrance on Grand Ave., Chicago. Wednesday, May 10, 11:30 am.
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improve it!: Business Improv Workshop

This energetic workshop will highlight the impact that improvisational techniques can have on your communication skills and overall presence. Join improve it! in their quarterly public workshop, where they’ll teach the power of improv for the workplace. This interactive lecture is led by professional improvisers from the laughter-filled, Chicago-based company. Catalyst Ranch, 656 W. Randolph St. #3W, Chicago. Wednesday, May 10, 6:00 pm.
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May 2017

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  • Executives' Clu…
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  • The Metropolitan Clu…
  • Chicago Bar Associat…
  • SPOT: A speaking clu…
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  • AAMP: Next Level Ema…
  • Mid-America Club: Ex…
  • Women's Bar Ass…
  • Japan America Societ…
  • PCC: How Fast Can Yo…
  • PWCC: May Happy Hour
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  • Midtown Educational …
  • FACC: La Nuit des Et…
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  • FROM MAIN STREET TO …
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  • Chicago Bar Associat…
  • FACC: Monthly Lunche…
  • Chicagoland Chamber …
  • Catalyst Ranch: Pers…
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  • PWCC: Purpose, Peopl…
  • PCC: Rediscover Chic…
  • Improve it!: Busines…
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  • Metropolitan Club: B…
  • Future of Intelligen…
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  • Chicago Council on G…
  • Chicago Council on G…
  • Women's Bar Ass…
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  • LMA: P3 Conference -…
  • Chicago Community Tr…
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  • LMA: P3 Conference -…
  • Chicago Council on G…
  • European Professiona…
  • Chicago Bar Associat…
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  • Executives' Clu…
  • The Future is Now: L…
  • LMA: Moving from Art…
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  • WBAI: LinkedIn for L…
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  • BMA Chicago: Account…
  • Union League Authors…
  • Wright Foundation: P…
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  • WorldChicago: Why Do…
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  • Floating Opera Compa…
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  • BMA Chicago & Th…

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