City Club of Chicago

City Club of Chicago advances open discussion of public policy and strengthens the region by convening civic-minded individuals in the public, private and nonprofit sectors.    

 

Upcoming Events
Patrick J. Kennedy: Profiles in Mental Health Courage
Patrick J. Kennedy: Profiles in Mental Health Courage
Join us for a compelling conversation about the bravery and resilience of those living with mental illnesses and addictions.
Tuesday, Jun 25
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City Club’s Ice Cream Social
City Club’s Ice Cream Social
A Taste of How Community and Small Business Can Strengthen Chicago, Featuring Danielle Parker (Dion’s Chicago Dream) and Ida Nelson (Ida’s Artisanal Ice Cream) in conversation with City Club CEO Dan Gibbons
Tuesday, Jun 25
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Tackling the Chicago Reassessment
Tackling the Chicago Reassessment
Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi and Norther Trust Executive Vice President and CFO Jason Tyler
Thursday, Sep 5
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  • Discounts on Club events
  • Higher level of seating priority and wait list priority with each increasing level of membership
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Past Events
Illinois’ Abortion Reality: Serving as a National Access Point and Model for Patient-Centered Care
Illinois’ Abortion Reality: Serving as a National Access Point and Model for Patient-Centered Care
moderated by State Senator Lakesia Collins, Panelists: Sarah Garza Resnick (Personal PAC), Megan Jeyifo (Chicago Abortion Fund), Chelsea Souder (Hope Clinic), Dr. Jonah Fleisher (UIHealth)
Thursday, Jun 20
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Ellen Alberding
Ellen Alberding
President & CEO, The Joyce Foundation, In conversation with Laura Washington
Tuesday, Jun 18
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Press Forward Chicago: Strengthening Local News
Press Forward Chicago: Strengthening Local News
featuring remarks from The Chicago Community Trust President and CEO Andrea Sáenz and John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation President John Palfrey, Panelists: Sarah Conway (City Bureau), Jacqueline Serrato (South Side Weekly), Trina Reynolds-Tyler (Invisible Institute) & Mackenzie Warren (Medill Local News Accelerator). Moderated by Olivia Obineme (Public Narrative)
Monday, Jun 10
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Chicago on a Global Stage: How NASCAR Chicago Drives Tourism
Chicago on a Global Stage: How NASCAR Chicago Drives Tourism
moderated by NBC Chicago 5's Leila Rahimi, Julie Giese (Chicago Street Race), Jeff Behnke (Motorsports, NBC Sports Group), Marty Snider (Pit Reporter, NBC Sports) and Kara Bachman (Chicago Sports Commission)
Wednesday, Jun 5
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Water Innovation: Turning Waste into Health and Wealth
Water Innovation: Turning Waste into Health and Wealth
moderated by Michael Hawthorne of the Chicago Tribune., Alaina Harkness (Executive Director of Current and CEO and principal investigator (PI) of Great Lakes ReNEW) and Junhong Chen (Crown Family Professor of Molecular Engineering in the UChicago Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering and Lead Water Strategist at Argonne National Laboratory)
Tuesday, May 21
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