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Fri
26
April

LWIA 7

Women in Tech Breakfast

Fri, April 26, 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM
GA Chicago @ TechNexus, GA Chicago @ TechNexus 20 N Upper Wacker Dr, 12th Floor, Chicago, IL 60606
  • Event Type
    Networking
  • Intended Audiences
    Professional Mature Worker
  • Series
    Innovation and Technology Month

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Add to Calendar 7:30 AM 4/26/20199:30 AM America/Chicago Women in Tech Breakfast

We invite you to join us for this interactive breakfast for Women in Technology & Entrepreneurship. We featuring great women in tech to give their insight on how they reached their level of success, advise on navigating the workplace, and how we can help the next generation of women in tech. This dynamic panel will be moderated by Tricia Whitlock of Tech Square Labs, a new innovation hub for entrepreneurs.

Our esteemed panel of speakers are pioneers in their respective fields, representing many facets of international tech industry.

After the panel we will break into groups and take a deeper dive into the issues women face in the tech industry and find solutions to how we can rise above the obstacles and thrive in this growing field.

  • Breakfast 8:00am-8:15am
  • Panel 8:15am-9:15am
  • Q&A 9:15am-9:30am
GA Chicago @ TechNexus
20 N Upper Wacker Dr
12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606

Date and Time
Fri, April 26, 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Location
GA Chicago @ TechNexus
20 N Upper Wacker Dr
12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606
Website

https://www.illinoistech.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1227365&group=

Description

We invite you to join us for this interactive breakfast for Women in Technology & Entrepreneurship. We featuring great women in tech to give their insight on how they reached their level of success, advise on navigating the workplace, and how we can help the next generation of women in tech. This dynamic panel will be moderated by Tricia Whitlock of Tech Square Labs, a new innovation hub for entrepreneurs.

Our esteemed panel of speakers are pioneers in their respective fields, representing many facets of international tech industry.

After the panel we will break into groups and take a deeper dive into the issues women face in the tech industry and find solutions to how we can rise above the obstacles and thrive in this growing field.

  • Breakfast 8:00am-8:15am
  • Panel 8:15am-9:15am
  • Q&A 9:15am-9:30am

  • Event Type
    Networking
  • Intended Audiences
    Professional Mature Worker
  • Series
    Innovation and Technology Month

Women in Tech Breakfast
at
GA Chicago @ TechNexus

Fri, April 26, 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM

20 N Upper Wacker Dr
12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606


Add to Calendar 7:30 AM 4/26/20199:30 AM America/Chicago Women in Tech Breakfast

We invite you to join us for this interactive breakfast for Women in Technology & Entrepreneurship. We featuring great women in tech to give their insight on how they reached their level of success, advise on navigating the workplace, and how we can help the next generation of women in tech. This dynamic panel will be moderated by Tricia Whitlock of Tech Square Labs, a new innovation hub for entrepreneurs.

Our esteemed panel of speakers are pioneers in their respective fields, representing many facets of international tech industry.

After the panel we will break into groups and take a deeper dive into the issues women face in the tech industry and find solutions to how we can rise above the obstacles and thrive in this growing field.

  • Breakfast 8:00am-8:15am
  • Panel 8:15am-9:15am
  • Q&A 9:15am-9:30am
GA Chicago @ TechNexus
20 N Upper Wacker Dr
12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606
Fri
26
April

LWIA 7

GovCon WBDC

Fri, April 26, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Women's Business Development Center (WBDC), Women's Business Development Center (WBDC) 8 S. Michigan, Suite 400, Chicago, IL 60603
  • Event Type
    Meetings
  • Intended Audiences
    Employer Entrepreneur
  • Frequency
    Weekly
  • Series
    Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Day

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Add to Calendar 9:00 AM 4/26/201912:00 PM America/Chicago GovCon WBDC

The Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) at the Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC) is proud to present GovCon WBDC.  This 8-week program gives established businesses who are new to government procurement the tools and resources needed to be successful in local and Federal government contracting. 

Spring 2019 Cohort

Duration: April 5- May 24 

Time: 9:00 - 12:00pm (Fridays)

Location: Women’s Business Development Center, 8 S. Michigan, Suite 400 Chicago, IL 60603

The GovCon WBDC program is the next step to scale your business and diversify your revenues. Meeting once a week, each session covers basic sequential steps of doing business with the government.

Upon completion of the GovCon WBDC program, participants will have successfully completed:

·     Local government diverse certification (City of Chicago, Cook County, or  State of Illinois)

·     Local government vendor registration (City of Chicago, Cook County, or  State of Illinois)

·     Federal government vendor registration (SAM.gov)

·     Business capability statement

·     Preparation of a mock proposal

·     Networking with government agencies

 Applicants must meet the following:

·     Two or more years in business

·     Revenues of $75,000 or greater

·     Committed to 8 weeks of onsite and offsite learning and participation

*This program is open to male and female business owners

Limited slots available. All applicants must make themselves available for a brief phone interview.

Women's Business Development Center (WBDC)
8 S. Michigan
Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60603

Date and Time
Fri, April 26, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location
Women's Business Development Center (WBDC)
8 S. Michigan
Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60603
Website

https://thewbdc.typeform.com/to/M74cUn

Description

The Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) at the Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC) is proud to present GovCon WBDC.  This 8-week program gives established businesses who are new to government procurement the tools and resources needed to be successful in local and Federal government contracting. 

Spring 2019 Cohort

Duration: April 5- May 24 

Time: 9:00 - 12:00pm (Fridays)

Location: Women’s Business Development Center, 8 S. Michigan, Suite 400 Chicago, IL 60603

The GovCon WBDC program is the next step to scale your business and diversify your revenues. Meeting once a week, each session covers basic sequential steps of doing business with the government.

Upon completion of the GovCon WBDC program, participants will have successfully completed:

·     Local government diverse certification (City of Chicago, Cook County, or  State of Illinois)

·     Local government vendor registration (City of Chicago, Cook County, or  State of Illinois)

·     Federal government vendor registration (SAM.gov)

·     Business capability statement

·     Preparation of a mock proposal

·     Networking with government agencies

 Applicants must meet the following:

·     Two or more years in business

·     Revenues of $75,000 or greater

·     Committed to 8 weeks of onsite and offsite learning and participation

*This program is open to male and female business owners

Limited slots available. All applicants must make themselves available for a brief phone interview.



Contact Info
Contact Information: Email Jaemie Neely at jneely@wbdc.org
  • Event Type
    Meetings
  • Intended Audiences
    Employer Entrepreneur
  • Frequency
    Weekly
  • Series
    Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Day

GovCon WBDC
at
Women's Business Development Center (WBDC)

Fri, April 26, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

8 S. Michigan
Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60603


Add to Calendar 9:00 AM 4/26/201912:00 PM America/Chicago GovCon WBDC

The Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) at the Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC) is proud to present GovCon WBDC.  This 8-week program gives established businesses who are new to government procurement the tools and resources needed to be successful in local and Federal government contracting. 

Spring 2019 Cohort

Duration: April 5- May 24 

Time: 9:00 - 12:00pm (Fridays)

Location: Women’s Business Development Center, 8 S. Michigan, Suite 400 Chicago, IL 60603

The GovCon WBDC program is the next step to scale your business and diversify your revenues. Meeting once a week, each session covers basic sequential steps of doing business with the government.

Upon completion of the GovCon WBDC program, participants will have successfully completed:

·     Local government diverse certification (City of Chicago, Cook County, or  State of Illinois)

·     Local government vendor registration (City of Chicago, Cook County, or  State of Illinois)

·     Federal government vendor registration (SAM.gov)

·     Business capability statement

·     Preparation of a mock proposal

·     Networking with government agencies

 Applicants must meet the following:

·     Two or more years in business

·     Revenues of $75,000 or greater

·     Committed to 8 weeks of onsite and offsite learning and participation

*This program is open to male and female business owners

Limited slots available. All applicants must make themselves available for a brief phone interview.

Women's Business Development Center (WBDC)
8 S. Michigan
Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60603
Fri
26
April

LWIA 7

Time Management Workshop

Fri, April 26, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center, Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center 218 S. Wabash, Suite 540, Chicago, IL 60604
  • Event Type
    Workshops
  • Intended Audiences
    Professional Job Seeker
  • Frequency
    Weekly
  • Series
    Hospitality Hires Chicago

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Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 4/26/201912:00 PM America/Chicago Time Management Workshop Brush up on your soft skills before you interview with our Time Management Workshop, offered every Friday at 10:00am. Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center
218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604

Date and Time
Fri, April 26, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location
Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center
218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604
Description
Brush up on your soft skills before you interview with our Time Management Workshop, offered every Friday at 10:00am.

Contact Info
Contact Information: Email: kbrown@pyramid-pci.com

Time Management Workshop
at
Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center

Fri, April 26, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604


Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 4/26/201912:00 PM America/Chicago Time Management Workshop Brush up on your soft skills before you interview with our Time Management Workshop, offered every Friday at 10:00am. Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center
218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604
Fri
26
April

LWIA 24

Job Corps Info Sessions (Free Training)-Belleville

Fri, April 26, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
IDES, 4519 W. Main, Belleville, IL 62223
  • Event Type
    Training
  • Intended Audiences
    Administrator General Public Parent Student/Learner Teacher/Education Specialist
  • Grade Levels
    Adult Education/Bridge Program High School (secondary)
  • Field of Interest
    Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Architecture and Construction Finance Health Science Information Technology Manufacturing Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics Employability Skills Standards Work Ethics
    More

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Add to Calendar 2:30 PM 4/26/20194:30 PM America/Chicago Job Corps Info Sessions (Free Training)-Belleville

Job Corps is a free education and training program, administered by the U.S. Department of Labor, that helps young people learn a career, earn a high school diploma or GED, and find and keep a good job. Job Corps currently trains more than 60,000 students at 125 centers nationwide. If you or someone you know is interested in joining Job Corps, call (800) 733-5627 (JOBS). An operator will provide general information and refer you to an admissions counselor closest to where you live. More information also is available at www.jobcorps.gov​ and our information sessions.

IDES, 4519 W. Main
Belleville, IL 62223

Date and Time
Fri, April 26, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Location
IDES, 4519 W. Main
Belleville, IL 62223
Website

https://www.jobcorps.gov/

Description

Job Corps is a free education and training program, administered by the U.S. Department of Labor, that helps young people learn a career, earn a high school diploma or GED, and find and keep a good job. Job Corps currently trains more than 60,000 students at 125 centers nationwide. If you or someone you know is interested in joining Job Corps, call (800) 733-5627 (JOBS). An operator will provide general information and refer you to an admissions counselor closest to where you live. More information also is available at www.jobcorps.gov​ and our information sessions.



Contact Info
Contact Information: Admissions Counselor 618-482-4399

Job Corps Info Sessions (Free Training)-Belleville
at
IDES, 4519 W. Main

Fri, April 26, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

IDES, 4519 W. Main
Belleville, IL 62223


Add to Calendar 2:30 PM 4/26/20194:30 PM America/Chicago Job Corps Info Sessions (Free Training)-Belleville

Job Corps is a free education and training program, administered by the U.S. Department of Labor, that helps young people learn a career, earn a high school diploma or GED, and find and keep a good job. Job Corps currently trains more than 60,000 students at 125 centers nationwide. If you or someone you know is interested in joining Job Corps, call (800) 733-5627 (JOBS). An operator will provide general information and refer you to an admissions counselor closest to where you live. More information also is available at www.jobcorps.gov​ and our information sessions.

IDES, 4519 W. Main
Belleville, IL 62223
Sat
27
April

LWIA 7

America Needs You

Sat, April 27, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
UIC Student Center East, UIC Student Center East 750 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60607
  • Event Type
    Other
  • Intended Audiences
    Volunteer
  • Series
    National Volunteer Week

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Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 4/27/20194:00 PM America/Chicago America Needs You

America Needs You invites you to volunteer with us on Saturday, April 27th! We will be holding a career development workshop as well as a special event, our annual Clothing Day. We need volunteers to serve as Career Coaches and Clothing Day Volunteers.

Career Coaches participate in the career development workshop alongside Fellows and Mentor Coaches. They follow a structured curriculum and participate in small group activities as well as one-on-one conversations with students as they work on critical career skills. Our workshop topics of the day are Industry Investigation Presentations (Year 1 cohort) and Life After College (Year 2 cohort).

Clothing Day Volunteers will assist in the setup and execution of a clothing shopping experience for our Fellows as they gear up for their summer internships. This includes supporting the staff in steaming, hanging, and folding clothing donations, arranging the male and female shopping rooms, and guiding students as they look for business casual and business professional clothing and accessories that work for them.

Please register by Wednesday, 4/24 for the volunteer opportunity you most prefer by selecting either a "Career Coach Volunteer" or "Clothing Day Volunteer" ticket.

UIC Student Center East
750 S Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60607

Date and Time
Sat, April 27, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location
UIC Student Center East
750 S Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60607
Website

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/america-needs-you-427-mentoring-clothing-day-volunteer-opportunities-tickets-56532762013?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Description

America Needs You invites you to volunteer with us on Saturday, April 27th! We will be holding a career development workshop as well as a special event, our annual Clothing Day. We need volunteers to serve as Career Coaches and Clothing Day Volunteers.

Career Coaches participate in the career development workshop alongside Fellows and Mentor Coaches. They follow a structured curriculum and participate in small group activities as well as one-on-one conversations with students as they work on critical career skills. Our workshop topics of the day are Industry Investigation Presentations (Year 1 cohort) and Life After College (Year 2 cohort).

Clothing Day Volunteers will assist in the setup and execution of a clothing shopping experience for our Fellows as they gear up for their summer internships. This includes supporting the staff in steaming, hanging, and folding clothing donations, arranging the male and female shopping rooms, and guiding students as they look for business casual and business professional clothing and accessories that work for them.

Please register by Wednesday, 4/24 for the volunteer opportunity you most prefer by selecting either a "Career Coach Volunteer" or "Clothing Day Volunteer" ticket.


  • Event Type
    Other
  • Intended Audiences
    Volunteer
  • Series
    National Volunteer Week

America Needs You
at
UIC Student Center East

Sat, April 27, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

750 S Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60607


Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 4/27/20194:00 PM America/Chicago America Needs You

America Needs You invites you to volunteer with us on Saturday, April 27th! We will be holding a career development workshop as well as a special event, our annual Clothing Day. We need volunteers to serve as Career Coaches and Clothing Day Volunteers.

Career Coaches participate in the career development workshop alongside Fellows and Mentor Coaches. They follow a structured curriculum and participate in small group activities as well as one-on-one conversations with students as they work on critical career skills. Our workshop topics of the day are Industry Investigation Presentations (Year 1 cohort) and Life After College (Year 2 cohort).

Clothing Day Volunteers will assist in the setup and execution of a clothing shopping experience for our Fellows as they gear up for their summer internships. This includes supporting the staff in steaming, hanging, and folding clothing donations, arranging the male and female shopping rooms, and guiding students as they look for business casual and business professional clothing and accessories that work for them.

Please register by Wednesday, 4/24 for the volunteer opportunity you most prefer by selecting either a "Career Coach Volunteer" or "Clothing Day Volunteer" ticket.

UIC Student Center East
750 S Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60607
Tue
30
April

LWIA 7

Industrial Internet of things

Tue, April 30, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
TechNexus, TechNexus 20 N Upper Wacker Dr, 12th Floor, Chicago, IL 60606
  • Event Type
    Workshops
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public
  • Series
    Innovation and Technology Month

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Add to Calendar 8:30 AM 4/30/20195:00 PM America/Chicago Industrial Internet of things

In this Intel® Industrial IoT Workshop, through a combination of lectures, demos and hands-on exercises, you will learn about technology in the Industrial Manufacturing Industry.   

Topics covered include the Intel Developer Program, the state of the art in industrial computer automation. In addition, we’ll cover how to boost your ROI by consolidating industrial processes on to fewer systems, virtualization of workloads and enabling real-time operating systems. During the second half of the first day, we’ll cover the IEEE extensions to the Ethernet protocol for Time Sensitive Networking and how serial protocols such as Modbus can be migrated to the newer OPC-UA standards.  The second day will be dedicated to exploring the OpenVINO™ computer vision libraries and using the TICK stack for analyzing time-series data. It’s a very full two day workshop and attendees will:

  • Learn how to prototype, deploy, manager consolidated workloads powered by Intel
  • Receive hands-on training and experience with Intel software and hardware
  • Engage with Intel experts to answer your technical questions 

Goals of this workshop include clearing the IoT confusion created by the highly fragmented IIoT market, provide a big picture view of the value of Industrial IoT and introduce Intel IoT technologies that allow create next generation business processes. Based on overwhelmingly positive participant feedback, we trust that you will receive technical value with immediate application to your IoT endeavor. 

TechNexus
20 N Upper Wacker Dr
12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606

Date and Time
Tue, April 30, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Location
TechNexus
20 N Upper Wacker Dr
12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606
Website

https://www.illinoistech.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1218549&group=

Description

In this Intel® Industrial IoT Workshop, through a combination of lectures, demos and hands-on exercises, you will learn about technology in the Industrial Manufacturing Industry.   

Topics covered include the Intel Developer Program, the state of the art in industrial computer automation. In addition, we’ll cover how to boost your ROI by consolidating industrial processes on to fewer systems, virtualization of workloads and enabling real-time operating systems. During the second half of the first day, we’ll cover the IEEE extensions to the Ethernet protocol for Time Sensitive Networking and how serial protocols such as Modbus can be migrated to the newer OPC-UA standards.  The second day will be dedicated to exploring the OpenVINO™ computer vision libraries and using the TICK stack for analyzing time-series data. It’s a very full two day workshop and attendees will:

  • Learn how to prototype, deploy, manager consolidated workloads powered by Intel
  • Receive hands-on training and experience with Intel software and hardware
  • Engage with Intel experts to answer your technical questions 

Goals of this workshop include clearing the IoT confusion created by the highly fragmented IIoT market, provide a big picture view of the value of Industrial IoT and introduce Intel IoT technologies that allow create next generation business processes. Based on overwhelmingly positive participant feedback, we trust that you will receive technical value with immediate application to your IoT endeavor. 



Contact Info
Contact Information: Kaylin Berg at: kaylin@illinoistech.org or 312.924.1052
  • Event Type
    Workshops
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public
  • Series
    Innovation and Technology Month

Industrial Internet of things
at
TechNexus

Tue, April 30, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

20 N Upper Wacker Dr
12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606


Add to Calendar 8:30 AM 4/30/20195:00 PM America/Chicago Industrial Internet of things

In this Intel® Industrial IoT Workshop, through a combination of lectures, demos and hands-on exercises, you will learn about technology in the Industrial Manufacturing Industry.   

Topics covered include the Intel Developer Program, the state of the art in industrial computer automation. In addition, we’ll cover how to boost your ROI by consolidating industrial processes on to fewer systems, virtualization of workloads and enabling real-time operating systems. During the second half of the first day, we’ll cover the IEEE extensions to the Ethernet protocol for Time Sensitive Networking and how serial protocols such as Modbus can be migrated to the newer OPC-UA standards.  The second day will be dedicated to exploring the OpenVINO™ computer vision libraries and using the TICK stack for analyzing time-series data. It’s a very full two day workshop and attendees will:

  • Learn how to prototype, deploy, manager consolidated workloads powered by Intel
  • Receive hands-on training and experience with Intel software and hardware
  • Engage with Intel experts to answer your technical questions 

Goals of this workshop include clearing the IoT confusion created by the highly fragmented IIoT market, provide a big picture view of the value of Industrial IoT and introduce Intel IoT technologies that allow create next generation business processes. Based on overwhelmingly positive participant feedback, we trust that you will receive technical value with immediate application to your IoT endeavor. 

TechNexus
20 N Upper Wacker Dr
12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606
Tue
30
April

LWIA 7

StopFakes Intellectual Property

Tue, April 30, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
K&L Gates LLP, K&L Gates LLP 70 W Madison St, Suite 3200, Chicago, IL 60602
  • Event Type
    Informational
  • Intended Audiences
    Administrator Professional Mature Worker Entrepreneur
  • Series
    Small Business Week

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Add to Calendar 8:30 AM 4/30/20195:00 PM America/Chicago StopFakes Intellectual Property

StopFakes is a U.S. Department of Commerce program that is dedicated to helping U.S. companies protect their innovations and safely market their products at home and overseas. This in-depth, comprehensive StopFakes seminar will feature:

  • Intellectual property experts from federal agencies and the private sector;
  • A low-cost ($45), full-day program including breakfast and lunch;
  • The full spectrum of intellectual property protection information that a small business exporter should know.
K&L Gates LLP
70 W Madison St
Suite 3200
Chicago, IL 60602

Date and Time
Tue, April 30, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Location
K&L Gates LLP
70 W Madison St
Suite 3200
Chicago, IL 60602
Website

https://www.stopfakes.gov/Roadshows

Description

StopFakes is a U.S. Department of Commerce program that is dedicated to helping U.S. companies protect their innovations and safely market their products at home and overseas. This in-depth, comprehensive StopFakes seminar will feature:

  • Intellectual property experts from federal agencies and the private sector;
  • A low-cost ($45), full-day program including breakfast and lunch;
  • The full spectrum of intellectual property protection information that a small business exporter should know.

  • Event Type
    Informational
  • Intended Audiences
    Administrator Professional Mature Worker Entrepreneur
  • Series
    Small Business Week

StopFakes Intellectual Property
at
K&L Gates LLP

Tue, April 30, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

70 W Madison St
Suite 3200
Chicago, IL 60602


Add to Calendar 8:30 AM 4/30/20195:00 PM America/Chicago StopFakes Intellectual Property

StopFakes is a U.S. Department of Commerce program that is dedicated to helping U.S. companies protect their innovations and safely market their products at home and overseas. This in-depth, comprehensive StopFakes seminar will feature:

  • Intellectual property experts from federal agencies and the private sector;
  • A low-cost ($45), full-day program including breakfast and lunch;
  • The full spectrum of intellectual property protection information that a small business exporter should know.
K&L Gates LLP
70 W Madison St
Suite 3200
Chicago, IL 60602
Tue
30
April

LWIA 7

Get Real Skills for High-Demand, High-Wage Jobs

Tue, April 30, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Illinois Manufacturing Foundation, Illinois Manufacturing Foundation 2101 S. Kedzie Avenue, 2nd Floor, Chicago, IL 60623
  • Event Type
    Orientation
  • Intended Audiences
    Administrator General Public Parent Professional Student/Learner Teacher/Education Specialist Employer Job Seeker Laid Off Worker Mature Worker Re-Entry Person Veteran Volunteer
    More
  • Grade Levels
    Postsecondary
  • Field of Interest
    Information Technology Manufacturing WIOA
  • Frequency
    Weekly

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Add to Calendar 9:30 AM 4/30/201911:30 AM America/Chicago Get Real Skills for High-Demand, High-Wage Jobs Orientation to hands-on training for high-wage, high demand jobs in manufacturing and information technology.  You will learn to do the work with our hands-on job skills training programs. More than 3,500 unemployed Chicago area residents have become skilled, high-wage employees in the fields for which we training: Precision Machining and Computer Support Specialist (A+ Certification). Meet instructors, learn about the skills you will acquire that can put you in skilled technical jobs in manufacturing and information technology.
Illinois Manufacturing Foundation
2101 S. Kedzie Avenue
2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60623

Date and Time
Tue, April 30, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Location
Illinois Manufacturing Foundation
2101 S. Kedzie Avenue
2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60623
Description
Orientation to hands-on training for high-wage, high demand jobs in manufacturing and information technology.  You will learn to do the work with our hands-on job skills training programs. More than 3,500 unemployed Chicago area residents have become skilled, high-wage employees in the fields for which we training: Precision Machining and Computer Support Specialist (A+ Certification). Meet instructors, learn about the skills you will acquire that can put you in skilled technical jobs in manufacturing and information technology.


Contact Info
Contact Information: Juanita Collins: juanitac@imfjobtraining.org
  • Event Type
    Orientation
  • Intended Audiences
    Administrator General Public Parent Professional Student/Learner Teacher/Education Specialist Employer Job Seeker Laid Off Worker Mature Worker Re-Entry Person Veteran Volunteer
    More
  • Grade Levels
    Postsecondary
  • Field of Interest
    Information Technology Manufacturing WIOA
  • Frequency
    Weekly

Get Real Skills for High-Demand, High-Wage Jobs
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Illinois Manufacturing Foundation

Tue, April 30, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

2101 S. Kedzie Avenue
2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60623


Add to Calendar 9:30 AM 4/30/201911:30 AM America/Chicago Get Real Skills for High-Demand, High-Wage Jobs Orientation to hands-on training for high-wage, high demand jobs in manufacturing and information technology.  You will learn to do the work with our hands-on job skills training programs. More than 3,500 unemployed Chicago area residents have become skilled, high-wage employees in the fields for which we training: Precision Machining and Computer Support Specialist (A+ Certification). Meet instructors, learn about the skills you will acquire that can put you in skilled technical jobs in manufacturing and information technology.
Illinois Manufacturing Foundation
2101 S. Kedzie Avenue
2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60623
Tue
30
April

LWIA 7

Foundations for Career Empowerment Workshop

Tue, April 30, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center, Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center 218 S. Wabash, Suite 540, Chicago, IL 60604
  • Event Type
    Workshops
  • Intended Audiences
    Professional Job Seeker
  • Frequency
    Weekly
  • Series
    Hospitality Hires Chicago

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Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 4/30/201912:00 PM America/Chicago Foundations for Career Empowerment Workshop Brush up on your soft skills before you interview with our Foundations for Career Empowerment Workshop, offered every Tuesday at 10:00am. Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center
218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604

Date and Time
Tue, April 30, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location
Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center
218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604
Description
Brush up on your soft skills before you interview with our Foundations for Career Empowerment Workshop, offered every Tuesday at 10:00am.

Contact Info
Contact Information: Email: kbrown@pyramid-pci.com

Foundations for Career Empowerment Workshop
at
Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center

Tue, April 30, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604


Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 4/30/201912:00 PM America/Chicago Foundations for Career Empowerment Workshop Brush up on your soft skills before you interview with our Foundations for Career Empowerment Workshop, offered every Tuesday at 10:00am. Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center
218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604
Tue
30
April

LWIA 7

CAREERS by National Able Network

Tue, April 30, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
1700 W 18th St, Chicago, IL 60608-1914
  • Event Type
    Orientation
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public Job Seeker Laid Off Worker Mature Worker Veteran

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Add to Calendar 12:30 PM 4/30/20192:30 PM America/Chicago CAREERS by National Able Network Start your career path with National Able Network! Work one-on-one with our expert Career Coaches to develop your job search skills and find a fulfilling career. Attend an upcoming orientation to learn more about our programs and personalized career supports offered at no cost to job seekers! 1700 W 18th St
Chicago, IL 60608-1914

Date and Time
Tue, April 30, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Location
1700 W 18th St
Chicago, IL 60608-1914
Website

https://www.nationalable.org/calendar/

Description
Start your career path with National Able Network! Work one-on-one with our expert Career Coaches to develop your job search skills and find a fulfilling career. Attend an upcoming orientation to learn more about our programs and personalized career supports offered at no cost to job seekers!

Contact Info
Contact Information: 312-994-8390
  • Event Type
    Orientation
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public Job Seeker Laid Off Worker Mature Worker Veteran

CAREERS by National Able Network
at
1700 W 18th St

Tue, April 30, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

1700 W 18th St
Chicago, IL 60608-1914


Add to Calendar 12:30 PM 4/30/20192:30 PM America/Chicago CAREERS by National Able Network Start your career path with National Able Network! Work one-on-one with our expert Career Coaches to develop your job search skills and find a fulfilling career. Attend an upcoming orientation to learn more about our programs and personalized career supports offered at no cost to job seekers! 1700 W 18th St
Chicago, IL 60608-1914
Tue
30
April

LWIA 7

CAREERS by National Able Network

Tue, April 30, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
202 S Halsted St, Chicago Heights, IL 60411-8200
  • Event Type
    Orientation
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public Job Seeker Laid Off Worker Mature Worker Veteran

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Add to Calendar 1:00 PM 4/30/20193:00 PM America/Chicago CAREERS by National Able Network Start your career path with National Able Network! Work one-on-one with our expert Career Coaches to develop your job search skills and find a fulfilling career. Attend an upcoming orientation to learn more about our programs and personalized career supports offered at no cost to job seekers! 202 S Halsted St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411-8200

Date and Time
Tue, April 30, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location
202 S Halsted St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411-8200
Website

https://www.nationalable.org/calendar/

Description
Start your career path with National Able Network! Work one-on-one with our expert Career Coaches to develop your job search skills and find a fulfilling career. Attend an upcoming orientation to learn more about our programs and personalized career supports offered at no cost to job seekers!

Contact Info
Contact Information: 312-994-8390
  • Event Type
    Orientation
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public Job Seeker Laid Off Worker Mature Worker Veteran

CAREERS by National Able Network
at
202 S Halsted St

Tue, April 30, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

202 S Halsted St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411-8200


Add to Calendar 1:00 PM 4/30/20193:00 PM America/Chicago CAREERS by National Able Network Start your career path with National Able Network! Work one-on-one with our expert Career Coaches to develop your job search skills and find a fulfilling career. Attend an upcoming orientation to learn more about our programs and personalized career supports offered at no cost to job seekers! 202 S Halsted St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411-8200
Tue
30
April

LWIA 7

Cloud Essentials For Managers

Tue, April 30, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Chicago Connectory, Chicago Connectory 222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza, Plaza #570, Chicago, IL 60654
  • Event Type
    Informational
  • Intended Audiences
    Administrator Professional Employer
  • Series
    Innovation and Technology Month

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Add to Calendar 6:00 PM 4/30/20198:00 PM America/Chicago Cloud Essentials For Managers

The "Cloud" is one of the biggest buzzwords in business today. In this talk, we will break down some of the hype and buzzwords to help you understand what the Cloud is, who the major players are, the major benefits to business 

Key Takeaways:

  • What is the cloud? What are containers? What is all of the hype about?

  • Why cloud is different than typical legacy IT systems and Technologies

  • Who the important players are and how they differ.

  • What benefits cloud based solutions can bring to organizations. 

  • Can it save your company money?

  • At what stage should a company consider cloud based solutions? How to get started?

Chicago Connectory
222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza
Plaza #570
Chicago, IL 60654

Date and Time
Tue, April 30, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location
Chicago Connectory
222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza
Plaza #570
Chicago, IL 60654
Website

https://www.illinoistech.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1226240&group=

Description

The "Cloud" is one of the biggest buzzwords in business today. In this talk, we will break down some of the hype and buzzwords to help you understand what the Cloud is, who the major players are, the major benefits to business 

Key Takeaways:

  • What is the cloud? What are containers? What is all of the hype about?

  • Why cloud is different than typical legacy IT systems and Technologies

  • Who the important players are and how they differ.

  • What benefits cloud based solutions can bring to organizations. 

  • Can it save your company money?

  • At what stage should a company consider cloud based solutions? How to get started?


  • Event Type
    Informational
  • Intended Audiences
    Administrator Professional Employer
  • Series
    Innovation and Technology Month

Cloud Essentials For Managers
at
Chicago Connectory

Tue, April 30, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza
Plaza #570
Chicago, IL 60654


Add to Calendar 6:00 PM 4/30/20198:00 PM America/Chicago Cloud Essentials For Managers

The "Cloud" is one of the biggest buzzwords in business today. In this talk, we will break down some of the hype and buzzwords to help you understand what the Cloud is, who the major players are, the major benefits to business 

Key Takeaways:

  • What is the cloud? What are containers? What is all of the hype about?

  • Why cloud is different than typical legacy IT systems and Technologies

  • Who the important players are and how they differ.

  • What benefits cloud based solutions can bring to organizations. 

  • Can it save your company money?

  • At what stage should a company consider cloud based solutions? How to get started?

Chicago Connectory
222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza
Plaza #570
Chicago, IL 60654
Tue
30
April

LWIA 1

EXPAND YOUR CONNECTIONS – Building Your Network

Tue, April 30, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Career Resource Center, Career Resource Center 40 E Old Mill Rd # 105, Lake Forest, IL 60045-3809
  • Event Type
    Workshops
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public Professional Job Seeker
  • Grade Levels
    Adult Education/Bridge Program
  • Field of Interest
    Other

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Add to Calendar 7:00 PM 4/30/20198:30 PM America/Chicago EXPAND YOUR CONNECTIONS – Building Your Network

Facilitated by: Michael Gallego, Account Manager, SmithBucklin

Understanding how to effectively develop connections is the key to success. It’s not about asking for a job, it’s about talking with others about common interests and how you may be able to help each other. This is an opportunity to meet and connect with individuals from different industries and disciplines. Show up to this session and you may find new information and connections. Come with specifics on what you are looking for and leave with new leads to follow up on. Bring your inventive ideas, handbills, and business cards.

          Michael Gallego is an Account Manager at SmithBucklin.  Previously, he spent seven years in the nonprofit sector as a fundraising officer for both a small regional nonprofit and a large national nonprofit.  He has a BA from the University of California at Davis and a MA from the University of Chicago.

Free for all attendees; open to the public


Career Resource Center
40 E Old Mill Rd # 105
Lake Forest, IL 60045-3809

Date and Time
Tue, April 30, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Location
Career Resource Center
40 E Old Mill Rd # 105
Lake Forest, IL 60045-3809
Website

http://careerresourcecenter.org

Description

Facilitated by: Michael Gallego, Account Manager, SmithBucklin

Understanding how to effectively develop connections is the key to success. It’s not about asking for a job, it’s about talking with others about common interests and how you may be able to help each other. This is an opportunity to meet and connect with individuals from different industries and disciplines. Show up to this session and you may find new information and connections. Come with specifics on what you are looking for and leave with new leads to follow up on. Bring your inventive ideas, handbills, and business cards.

          Michael Gallego is an Account Manager at SmithBucklin.  Previously, he spent seven years in the nonprofit sector as a fundraising officer for both a small regional nonprofit and a large national nonprofit.  He has a BA from the University of California at Davis and a MA from the University of Chicago.

Free for all attendees; open to the public




Contact Info
Contact Information: 847-295-5626 or crc@CareerResourceCenter.org
  • Event Type
    Workshops
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public Professional Job Seeker
  • Grade Levels
    Adult Education/Bridge Program
  • Field of Interest
    Other

EXPAND YOUR CONNECTIONS – Building Your Network
at
Career Resource Center

Tue, April 30, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

40 E Old Mill Rd # 105
Lake Forest, IL 60045-3809


Add to Calendar 7:00 PM 4/30/20198:30 PM America/Chicago EXPAND YOUR CONNECTIONS – Building Your Network

Facilitated by: Michael Gallego, Account Manager, SmithBucklin

Understanding how to effectively develop connections is the key to success. It’s not about asking for a job, it’s about talking with others about common interests and how you may be able to help each other. This is an opportunity to meet and connect with individuals from different industries and disciplines. Show up to this session and you may find new information and connections. Come with specifics on what you are looking for and leave with new leads to follow up on. Bring your inventive ideas, handbills, and business cards.

          Michael Gallego is an Account Manager at SmithBucklin.  Previously, he spent seven years in the nonprofit sector as a fundraising officer for both a small regional nonprofit and a large national nonprofit.  He has a BA from the University of California at Davis and a MA from the University of Chicago.

Free for all attendees; open to the public


Career Resource Center
40 E Old Mill Rd # 105
Lake Forest, IL 60045-3809
Wed
1
May

LWIA 7

CAREERS by National Able Network

Wed, May 1, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
1700 W 18th St, Chicago, IL 60608-1914
  • Event Type
    Orientation
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public Job Seeker Laid Off Worker Mature Worker Veteran

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Add to Calendar 9:00 AM 5/1/201911:00 AM America/Chicago CAREERS by National Able Network Start your career path with National Able Network! Work one-on-one with our expert Career Coaches to develop your job search skills and find a fulfilling career. Attend an upcoming orientation to learn more about our programs and personalized career supports offered at no cost to job seekers! 1700 W 18th St
Chicago, IL 60608-1914

Date and Time
Wed, May 1, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Location
1700 W 18th St
Chicago, IL 60608-1914
Website

https://www.nationalable.org/calendar/

Description
Start your career path with National Able Network! Work one-on-one with our expert Career Coaches to develop your job search skills and find a fulfilling career. Attend an upcoming orientation to learn more about our programs and personalized career supports offered at no cost to job seekers!

Contact Info
Contact Information: 312-994-8390
  • Event Type
    Orientation
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public Job Seeker Laid Off Worker Mature Worker Veteran

CAREERS by National Able Network
at
1700 W 18th St

Wed, May 1, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

1700 W 18th St
Chicago, IL 60608-1914


Add to Calendar 9:00 AM 5/1/201911:00 AM America/Chicago CAREERS by National Able Network Start your career path with National Able Network! Work one-on-one with our expert Career Coaches to develop your job search skills and find a fulfilling career. Attend an upcoming orientation to learn more about our programs and personalized career supports offered at no cost to job seekers! 1700 W 18th St
Chicago, IL 60608-1914
Wed
1
May

LWIA 7

Info Session: CNC Operator, Press Brake, Welding

Wed, May 1, 9:00 AM - 1:15 PM
4432 N Ravenswood Ave, 2nd Floor , Chicago, IL 60640-5803
  • Event Type
    Orientation
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public Parent Professional Job Seeker Laid Off Worker Re-Entry Person Veteran
  • Grade Levels
    Adult Education/Bridge Program
  • Field of Interest
    Manufacturing Education and Training WIOA
  • Frequency
    Weekly

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Add to Calendar 9:00 AM 5/1/20191:15 PM America/Chicago Info Session: CNC Operator, Press Brake, Welding

Free training for unemployed and underemployed in Advanced Manufacturing (CNC Operator with NIMS certification), Press Brake, and Welding (AWS Welding Licensure) at our Ravenswood location. JARC is conveniently located near the Melrose Brown Line stop, Ravenswood Metra stop, and 2 CTA bus lines. Trainees are provided with free transportation to and from training. Our program is open entry and open exit, meaning you start when you qualify and exit when you've completed the necessary credentials. Training is Monday-Friday 9:00am-3:30pm including access to a Finacial Literacy Coach, Employment Specialist, and Benefits Specialist. NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY to attend an Info Session. The only thing needed is YOU! 

Qualifications: 18 years of age and older with no age caps, no sex offenses, and permission to work in the United States. 

4432 N Ravenswood Ave
2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60640-5803

Date and Time
Wed, May 1, 9:00 AM - 1:15 PM

Location
4432 N Ravenswood Ave
2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60640-5803
Website

https://www.jane-addams.org/

Description

Free training for unemployed and underemployed in Advanced Manufacturing (CNC Operator with NIMS certification), Press Brake, and Welding (AWS Welding Licensure) at our Ravenswood location. JARC is conveniently located near the Melrose Brown Line stop, Ravenswood Metra stop, and 2 CTA bus lines. Trainees are provided with free transportation to and from training. Our program is open entry and open exit, meaning you start when you qualify and exit when you've completed the necessary credentials. Training is Monday-Friday 9:00am-3:30pm including access to a Finacial Literacy Coach, Employment Specialist, and Benefits Specialist. NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY to attend an Info Session. The only thing needed is YOU! 

Qualifications: 18 years of age and older with no age caps, no sex offenses, and permission to work in the United States. 



Contact Info
Contact Information: Suzanne Till, Community Partnerships and Recruitment Liaison (SuzanneT@Jane-Addams.org)
  • Event Type
    Orientation
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public Parent Professional Job Seeker Laid Off Worker Re-Entry Person Veteran
  • Grade Levels
    Adult Education/Bridge Program
  • Field of Interest
    Manufacturing Education and Training WIOA
  • Frequency
    Weekly

Info Session: CNC Operator, Press Brake, Welding
at
4432 N Ravenswood Ave

Wed, May 1, 9:00 AM - 1:15 PM

4432 N Ravenswood Ave
2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60640-5803


Add to Calendar 9:00 AM 5/1/20191:15 PM America/Chicago Info Session: CNC Operator, Press Brake, Welding

Free training for unemployed and underemployed in Advanced Manufacturing (CNC Operator with NIMS certification), Press Brake, and Welding (AWS Welding Licensure) at our Ravenswood location. JARC is conveniently located near the Melrose Brown Line stop, Ravenswood Metra stop, and 2 CTA bus lines. Trainees are provided with free transportation to and from training. Our program is open entry and open exit, meaning you start when you qualify and exit when you've completed the necessary credentials. Training is Monday-Friday 9:00am-3:30pm including access to a Finacial Literacy Coach, Employment Specialist, and Benefits Specialist. NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY to attend an Info Session. The only thing needed is YOU! 

Qualifications: 18 years of age and older with no age caps, no sex offenses, and permission to work in the United States. 

4432 N Ravenswood Ave
2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60640-5803
Wed
1
May

LWIA 7

Industrial Internet of things

Wed, May 1, 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
TechNexus, TechNexus 20 N Upper Wacker Dr, 12th Floor, Chicago, IL 60606
  • Event Type
    Workshops
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public
  • Series
    Innovation and Technology Month

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Add to Calendar 9:30 AM 5/1/20195:00 PM America/Chicago Industrial Internet of things

In this Intel® Industrial IoT Workshop, through a combination of lectures, demos and hands-on exercises, you will learn about technology in the Industrial Manufacturing Industry.   

Topics covered include the Intel Developer Program, the state of the art in industrial computer automation. In addition, we’ll cover how to boost your ROI by consolidating industrial processes on to fewer systems, virtualization of workloads and enabling real-time operating systems. During the second half of the first day, we’ll cover the IEEE extensions to the Ethernet protocol for Time Sensitive Networking and how serial protocols such as Modbus can be migrated to the newer OPC-UA standards.  The second day will be dedicated to exploring the OpenVINO™ computer vision libraries and using the TICK stack for analyzing time-series data. It’s a very full two day workshop and attendees will:

  • Learn how to prototype, deploy, manager consolidated workloads powered by Intel
  • Receive hands-on training and experience with Intel software and hardware
  • Engage with Intel experts to answer your technical questions 

Goals of this workshop include clearing the IoT confusion created by the highly fragmented IIoT market, provide a big picture view of the value of Industrial IoT and introduce Intel IoT technologies that allow create next generation business processes. Based on overwhelmingly positive participant feedback, we trust that you will receive technical value with immediate application to your IoT endeavor. 

TechNexus
20 N Upper Wacker Dr
12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606

Date and Time
Wed, May 1, 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Location
TechNexus
20 N Upper Wacker Dr
12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606
Website

https://www.illinoistech.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1218549&group=

Description

In this Intel® Industrial IoT Workshop, through a combination of lectures, demos and hands-on exercises, you will learn about technology in the Industrial Manufacturing Industry.   

Topics covered include the Intel Developer Program, the state of the art in industrial computer automation. In addition, we’ll cover how to boost your ROI by consolidating industrial processes on to fewer systems, virtualization of workloads and enabling real-time operating systems. During the second half of the first day, we’ll cover the IEEE extensions to the Ethernet protocol for Time Sensitive Networking and how serial protocols such as Modbus can be migrated to the newer OPC-UA standards.  The second day will be dedicated to exploring the OpenVINO™ computer vision libraries and using the TICK stack for analyzing time-series data. It’s a very full two day workshop and attendees will:

  • Learn how to prototype, deploy, manager consolidated workloads powered by Intel
  • Receive hands-on training and experience with Intel software and hardware
  • Engage with Intel experts to answer your technical questions 

Goals of this workshop include clearing the IoT confusion created by the highly fragmented IIoT market, provide a big picture view of the value of Industrial IoT and introduce Intel IoT technologies that allow create next generation business processes. Based on overwhelmingly positive participant feedback, we trust that you will receive technical value with immediate application to your IoT endeavor. 



Contact Info
Contact Information: Kaylin Berg at: kaylin@illinoistech.org or 312.924.1052
  • Event Type
    Workshops
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public
  • Series
    Innovation and Technology Month

Industrial Internet of things
at
TechNexus

Wed, May 1, 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

20 N Upper Wacker Dr
12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606


Add to Calendar 9:30 AM 5/1/20195:00 PM America/Chicago Industrial Internet of things

In this Intel® Industrial IoT Workshop, through a combination of lectures, demos and hands-on exercises, you will learn about technology in the Industrial Manufacturing Industry.   

Topics covered include the Intel Developer Program, the state of the art in industrial computer automation. In addition, we’ll cover how to boost your ROI by consolidating industrial processes on to fewer systems, virtualization of workloads and enabling real-time operating systems. During the second half of the first day, we’ll cover the IEEE extensions to the Ethernet protocol for Time Sensitive Networking and how serial protocols such as Modbus can be migrated to the newer OPC-UA standards.  The second day will be dedicated to exploring the OpenVINO™ computer vision libraries and using the TICK stack for analyzing time-series data. It’s a very full two day workshop and attendees will:

  • Learn how to prototype, deploy, manager consolidated workloads powered by Intel
  • Receive hands-on training and experience with Intel software and hardware
  • Engage with Intel experts to answer your technical questions 

Goals of this workshop include clearing the IoT confusion created by the highly fragmented IIoT market, provide a big picture view of the value of Industrial IoT and introduce Intel IoT technologies that allow create next generation business processes. Based on overwhelmingly positive participant feedback, we trust that you will receive technical value with immediate application to your IoT endeavor. 

TechNexus
20 N Upper Wacker Dr
12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60606
Wed
1
May

LWIA 7

IT Career Lab | Today's Technology, Your Future

Wed, May 1, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
National Able Network HQ, National Able Network HQ 567 W Lake St, Suite 1150, Chicago, IL 60661
  • Event Type
    Orientation
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public Professional Student/Learner Job Seeker Laid Off Worker Mature Worker Veteran
  • Field of Interest
    Information Technology

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Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 5/1/201912:00 PM America/Chicago IT Career Lab | Today's Technology, Your Future

Are you interested in a career in the growing field of information technology? Whether you are a beginner or an expert, IT Career Lab can help you find your tech career fast!  Earn globally-recognized Cisco and Microsoft certifications with our accelerated program in just 16 weeks.  Attend our upcoming information session to learn more about this hands-on training program (and how to receive a free laptop computer)!

National Able Network HQ
567 W Lake St
Suite 1150
Chicago, IL 60661

Date and Time
Wed, May 1, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location
National Able Network HQ
567 W Lake St
Suite 1150
Chicago, IL 60661
Website

https://www.itcareerlab.org/job-seekers/#form-jobseekers

Description

Are you interested in a career in the growing field of information technology? Whether you are a beginner or an expert, IT Career Lab can help you find your tech career fast!  Earn globally-recognized Cisco and Microsoft certifications with our accelerated program in just 16 weeks.  Attend our upcoming information session to learn more about this hands-on training program (and how to receive a free laptop computer)!



Contact Info
Contact Information: info@itcareerlab.org
  • Event Type
    Orientation
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public Professional Student/Learner Job Seeker Laid Off Worker Mature Worker Veteran
  • Field of Interest
    Information Technology

IT Career Lab | Today's Technology, Your Future
at
National Able Network HQ

Wed, May 1, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

567 W Lake St
Suite 1150
Chicago, IL 60661


Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 5/1/201912:00 PM America/Chicago IT Career Lab | Today's Technology, Your Future

Are you interested in a career in the growing field of information technology? Whether you are a beginner or an expert, IT Career Lab can help you find your tech career fast!  Earn globally-recognized Cisco and Microsoft certifications with our accelerated program in just 16 weeks.  Attend our upcoming information session to learn more about this hands-on training program (and how to receive a free laptop computer)!

National Able Network HQ
567 W Lake St
Suite 1150
Chicago, IL 60661
Wed
1
May

LWIA 7

GED/Adult Literacy -- Spring 2019 (Days)

Wed, May 1, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Joseph Business School, Joseph Business School 7600 Roosevelt Rd, Forest Park, IL 60130
  • Event Type
    Workshops
  • Intended Audiences
    After-School Program Staff General Public Student/Learner Teacher/Education Specialist Employer Re-Entry Person Volunteer
  • Grade Levels
    Adult Education/Bridge Program
  • Field of Interest
    Education and Training K-12 Learning Standards
  • Frequency
    Weekly

GED/Adult Literacy -- Spring 2019 (Days) View


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Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 5/1/20192:00 PM America/Chicago GED/Adult Literacy -- Spring 2019 (Days)

The General Education/Adult Literacy course is designed to prepare students to pass the General Education Development (G.E.D.) examinations.  Five content areas of general education are the basis for this course: Language Arts Reading and Writing, Math, Social Studies and Science.  This course is designed for students who are 17 years of age or older.

Classroom: 

  • Wednesdays, January 23 - May 8, 2019, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Computer Lab:

  • Saturdays, February 2 - May 4, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Joseph Business School
7600 Roosevelt Rd
Forest Park, IL 60130

Date and Time
Wed, May 1, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location
Joseph Business School
7600 Roosevelt Rd
Forest Park, IL 60130
Website

http://member.jbs.edu/events

Description

The General Education/Adult Literacy course is designed to prepare students to pass the General Education Development (G.E.D.) examinations.  Five content areas of general education are the basis for this course: Language Arts Reading and Writing, Math, Social Studies and Science.  This course is designed for students who are 17 years of age or older.

Classroom: 

  • Wednesdays, January 23 - May 8, 2019, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Computer Lab:

  • Saturdays, February 2 - May 4, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.


Contact Info
Contact Information: FayLinda Walton @ 708-697-6200
  • Event Type
    Workshops
  • Intended Audiences
    After-School Program Staff General Public Student/Learner Teacher/Education Specialist Employer Re-Entry Person Volunteer
  • Grade Levels
    Adult Education/Bridge Program
  • Field of Interest
    Education and Training K-12 Learning Standards
  • Frequency
    Weekly

GED/Adult Literacy -- Spring 2019 (Days)
at
Joseph Business School

Wed, May 1, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

7600 Roosevelt Rd
Forest Park, IL 60130


Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 5/1/20192:00 PM America/Chicago GED/Adult Literacy -- Spring 2019 (Days)

The General Education/Adult Literacy course is designed to prepare students to pass the General Education Development (G.E.D.) examinations.  Five content areas of general education are the basis for this course: Language Arts Reading and Writing, Math, Social Studies and Science.  This course is designed for students who are 17 years of age or older.

Classroom: 

  • Wednesdays, January 23 - May 8, 2019, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Computer Lab:

  • Saturdays, February 2 - May 4, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Joseph Business School
7600 Roosevelt Rd
Forest Park, IL 60130
Wed
1
May

LWIA 7

Resume 101 Workshop

Wed, May 1, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center, Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center 218 S. Wabash, Suite 540, Chicago, IL 60604
  • Event Type
    Workshops
  • Intended Audiences
    Professional Job Seeker
  • Frequency
    Weekly
  • Series
    Hospitality Hires Chicago

Resume 101 Workshop View


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Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 5/1/201912:00 PM America/Chicago Resume 101 Workshop Update your resume at our Resume 101 Workshop, offered every Wednesday at 10:00am. Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center
218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604

Date and Time
Wed, May 1, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location
Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center
218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604
Description
Update your resume at our Resume 101 Workshop, offered every Wednesday at 10:00am.

Contact Info
Contact Information: Email: kbrown@pyramid-pci.com

Resume 101 Workshop
at
Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center

Wed, May 1, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604


Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 5/1/201912:00 PM America/Chicago Resume 101 Workshop Update your resume at our Resume 101 Workshop, offered every Wednesday at 10:00am. Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center
218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604
Wed
1
May

LWIA 7

CAREERS by National Able Network

Wed, May 1, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
202 S Halsted St, Chicago Heights, IL 60411-8200
  • Event Type
    Orientation
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public Job Seeker Laid Off Worker Mature Worker Veteran

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Add to Calendar 1:00 PM 5/1/20193:00 PM America/Chicago CAREERS by National Able Network Start your career path with National Able Network! Work one-on-one with our expert Career Coaches to develop your job search skills and find a fulfilling career. Attend an upcoming orientation to learn more about our programs and personalized career supports offered at no cost to job seekers! 202 S Halsted St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411-8200

Date and Time
Wed, May 1, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location
202 S Halsted St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411-8200
Website

https://www.nationalable.org/calendar/

Description
Start your career path with National Able Network! Work one-on-one with our expert Career Coaches to develop your job search skills and find a fulfilling career. Attend an upcoming orientation to learn more about our programs and personalized career supports offered at no cost to job seekers!

Contact Info
Contact Information: 312-994-8390
  • Event Type
    Orientation
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public Job Seeker Laid Off Worker Mature Worker Veteran

CAREERS by National Able Network
at
202 S Halsted St

Wed, May 1, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

202 S Halsted St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411-8200


Add to Calendar 1:00 PM 5/1/20193:00 PM America/Chicago CAREERS by National Able Network Start your career path with National Able Network! Work one-on-one with our expert Career Coaches to develop your job search skills and find a fulfilling career. Attend an upcoming orientation to learn more about our programs and personalized career supports offered at no cost to job seekers! 202 S Halsted St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411-8200
Thu
2
May

LWIA 15

The DBE Certification Process

Thu, May 2, 2:45 AM - 5:00 AM
Peoria NEXT Innovation Center, Peoria NEXT Innovation Center 801 W Main St, Peoria, IL 61606-1877
  • Event Type
    Training
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public
  • Series
    Small Business Week

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Add to Calendar 2:45 AM 5/2/20195:00 AM America/Chicago The DBE Certification Process

The DBE program is a federally mandated program intended to insure non-discriminatory contracting opportunities for small business concerns own and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals in the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT), highway, mass transit, and airport financial assistance programs.

The DBE Program, administered by the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), provides minorities, women, and other eligible small businesses an opportunity to participate in highway, mass transit and airport contracts that are federal AND state funded.

Peoria NEXT Innovation Center
801 W Main St
Peoria, IL 61606-1877

Date and Time
Thu, May 2, 2:45 AM - 5:00 AM

Location
Peoria NEXT Innovation Center
801 W Main St
Peoria, IL 61606-1877
Website

https://www.bradley.edu/certseries

Description

The DBE program is a federally mandated program intended to insure non-discriminatory contracting opportunities for small business concerns own and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals in the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT), highway, mass transit, and airport financial assistance programs.

The DBE Program, administered by the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), provides minorities, women, and other eligible small businesses an opportunity to participate in highway, mass transit and airport contracts that are federal AND state funded.


  • Event Type
    Training
  • Intended Audiences
    General Public
  • Series
    Small Business Week

The DBE Certification Process
at
Peoria NEXT Innovation Center

Thu, May 2, 2:45 AM - 5:00 AM

801 W Main St
Peoria, IL 61606-1877


Add to Calendar 2:45 AM 5/2/20195:00 AM America/Chicago The DBE Certification Process

The DBE program is a federally mandated program intended to insure non-discriminatory contracting opportunities for small business concerns own and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals in the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT), highway, mass transit, and airport financial assistance programs.

The DBE Program, administered by the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), provides minorities, women, and other eligible small businesses an opportunity to participate in highway, mass transit and airport contracts that are federal AND state funded.

Peoria NEXT Innovation Center
801 W Main St
Peoria, IL 61606-1877
Thu
2
May

LWIA 7

Interviewing Techniques Workshop

Thu, May 2, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center, Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center 218 S. Wabash, Suite 540, Chicago, IL 60604
  • Event Type
    Workshops
  • Intended Audiences
    Professional Job Seeker
  • Frequency
    Weekly
  • Series
    Hospitality Hires Chicago

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Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 5/2/201912:00 PM America/Chicago Interviewing Techniques Workshop Practice your interview skills and attend our Interviewing Techniques Workshop, offered every Thursday at 10:00am.  Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center
218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604

Date and Time
Thu, May 2, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location
Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center
218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604
Description
Practice your interview skills and attend our Interviewing Techniques Workshop, offered every Thursday at 10:00am. 

Contact Info
Contact Information: Email: kbrown@pyramid-pci.com

Interviewing Techniques Workshop
at
Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center

Thu, May 2, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604


Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 5/2/201912:00 PM America/Chicago Interviewing Techniques Workshop Practice your interview skills and attend our Interviewing Techniques Workshop, offered every Thursday at 10:00am.  Chicagoland Retail & Hospitality Sector Center
218 S. Wabash
Suite 540
Chicago, IL 60604
Thu
2
May

Online Event

SBA - A Review of Loan Eligibility Guidelines

Thu, May 2, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Online Event
  • Event Type
    Webinar
  • Intended Audiences
    Professional Employer Entrepreneur

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Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 3/15/201911:00 AM America/Chicago SBA - A Review of Loan Eligibility Guidelines Pat Piorkowski, LRS Chicago, will present a summary review of basic loan eligibility rules in the latest SOP. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sba-a-review-of-loan-eligibility-guidelines-tickets-55926969070

Date and Time
Thu, May 2, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Location

Online Event

Website

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sba-a-review-of-loan-eligibility-guidelines-tickets-55926969070

Description
Pat Piorkowski, LRS Chicago, will present a summary review of basic loan eligibility rules in the latest SOP.
  • Event Type
    Webinar
  • Intended Audiences
    Professional Employer Entrepreneur

SBA - A Review of Loan Eligibility Guidelines
Online: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sba-a-review-of-loan-eligibility-guidelines-tickets-55926969070

Thu, May 2, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Add to Calendar 10:00 AM 3/15/201911:00 AM America/Chicago SBA - A Review of Loan Eligibility Guidelines Pat Piorkowski, LRS Chicago, will present a summary review of basic loan eligibility rules in the latest SOP. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sba-a-review-of-loan-eligibility-guidelines-tickets-55926969070
Thu
2
May

LWIA 22

Job Corps Information Session - East Alton

Thu, May 2, 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Southwestern Illinois Worknet Center, 612 W. St. Louis Ave, East Alton, IL 62024
  • Event Type
    Training
  • Intended Audiences
    Administrator General Public Parent Professional Student/Learner Teacher/Education Specialist
  • Grade Levels
    Adult Education/Bridge Program High School (secondary)
  • Field of Interest
    Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Architecture and Construction Finance Health Science Information Technology Manufacturing Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics Employability Skills Standards Work Ethics
    More

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Add to Calendar 10:30 AM 5/2/20191:30 PM America/Chicago Job Corps Information Session - East Alton

Job Corps Information Sessions on Free Training

Job Corps is a free education and training program, administered by the U.S. Department of Labor, that helps young people 16-24 learn a career, earn a high school diploma or GED, and find and keep a good job.

Job Corps currently trains more than 60,000 students at 125 centers nationwide. If you or someone you know is interested in joining Job Corps, call (800) 733-5627 (JOBS). An operator will provide general information and refer you to an admissions counselor closest to where you live.

More information also is available at www.jobcorps.gov​ and our information sessions.

Southwestern Illinois Worknet Center, 612 W. St. Louis Ave
East Alton, IL 62024

Date and Time
Thu, May 2, 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Location
Southwestern Illinois Worknet Center, 612 W. St. Louis Ave
East Alton, IL 62024
Website

http://www.jobcorps.gov

Description

Job Corps Information Sessions on Free Training

Job Corps is a free education and training program, administered by the U.S. Department of Labor, that helps young people 16-24 learn a career, earn a high school diploma or GED, and find and keep a good job.

Job Corps currently trains more than 60,000 students at 125 centers nationwide. If you or someone you know is interested in joining Job Corps, call (800) 733-5627 (JOBS). An operator will provide general information and refer you to an admissions counselor closest to where you live.

More information also is available at www.jobcorps.gov​ and our information sessions.



Contact Info
Contact Information: Admissions Counselor 618-482-4399

Job Corps Information Session - East Alton
at
Southwestern Illinois Worknet Center, 612 W. St. Louis Ave

Thu, May 2, 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Southwestern Illinois Worknet Center, 612 W. St. Louis Ave
East Alton, IL 62024


Add to Calendar 10:30 AM 5/2/20191:30 PM America/Chicago Job Corps Information Session - East Alton

Job Corps Information Sessions on Free Training

Job Corps is a free education and training program, administered by the U.S. Department of Labor, that helps young people 16-24 learn a career, earn a high school diploma or GED, and find and keep a good job.

Job Corps currently trains more than 60,000 students at 125 centers nationwide. If you or someone you know is interested in joining Job Corps, call (800) 733-5627 (JOBS). An operator will provide general information and refer you to an admissions counselor closest to where you live.

More information also is available at www.jobcorps.gov​ and our information sessions.

Southwestern Illinois Worknet Center, 612 W. St. Louis Ave
East Alton, IL 62024
Thu
2
May

LWIA 7

GED/Adult Literacy -- Spring 2019 (Evenings)

Thu, May 2, 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7600 Roosevelt Rd, Forest Park, IL 60130
  • Event Type
    Workshops
  • Intended Audiences
    After-School Program Staff General Public Student/Learner Teacher/Education Specialist Employer Re-Entry Person Volunteer
  • Frequency
    Weekly

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Add to Calendar 5:30 PM 5/2/20199:30 PM America/Chicago GED/Adult Literacy -- Spring 2019 (Evenings)

The General Education/Adult Literacy course is designed to prepare students to pass the General Education Development (G.E.D.) examinations.  Five content areas of general education are the basis for this course: Language Arts Reading and Writing, Math, Social Studies and Science.  This course is designed for students who are 17 years of age or older.

Classroom: 

  • Thursdays, January 23 - May 9, 2019, 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Computer Lab:

  • Saturdays, February 2 - May 4, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7600 Roosevelt Rd
Forest Park, IL 60130

Date and Time
Thu, May 2, 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Location
7600 Roosevelt Rd
Forest Park, IL 60130
Website

http://member.jbs.edu/events

Description

The General Education/Adult Literacy course is designed to prepare students to pass the General Education Development (G.E.D.) examinations.  Five content areas of general education are the basis for this course: Language Arts Reading and Writing, Math, Social Studies and Science.  This course is designed for students who are 17 years of age or older.

Classroom: 

  • Thursdays, January 23 - May 9, 2019, 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Computer Lab:

  • Saturdays, February 2 - May 4, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.


Contact Info
Contact Information: FayLinda Walton @ 708-697-6200
  • Event Type
    Workshops
  • Intended Audiences
    After-School Program Staff General Public Student/Learner Teacher/Education Specialist Employer Re-Entry Person Volunteer
  • Frequency
    Weekly

GED/Adult Literacy -- Spring 2019 (Evenings)
at
7600 Roosevelt Rd

Thu, May 2, 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

7600 Roosevelt Rd
Forest Park, IL 60130


Add to Calendar 5:30 PM 5/2/20199:30 PM America/Chicago GED/Adult Literacy -- Spring 2019 (Evenings)

The General Education/Adult Literacy course is designed to prepare students to pass the General Education Development (G.E.D.) examinations.  Five content areas of general education are the basis for this course: Language Arts Reading and Writing, Math, Social Studies and Science.  This course is designed for students who are 17 years of age or older.

Classroom: 

  • Thursdays, January 23 - May 9, 2019, 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Computer Lab:

  • Saturdays, February 2 - May 4, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7600 Roosevelt Rd
Forest Park, IL 60130