Chicago Venture Summit

Coming in 2017

Meet your next deal.

What is Chicago Venture Summit?

On April 21, an exclusive group of top investors came to Chicago to meet the best venture-backed companies in the midwest. Participating startups raised $220.87M after the event's first year.

Find out what happened in the second.

2016 Recap

Date & Time

April 21, 2016


1K Fulton
1000 W Fulton Market
Chicago, IL 60607

Hub for Industry and Innovation

Bringing Leaders Together

The Chicago Venture Summit will host some of the most influential venture capitalists, corporate V.C.’s, and angel investors in the country as they connect with high-potential start-up companies from around the Midwest. The Summit will uniquely curate exclusive networking among Chicago’s Fortune 500 leadership, its local investor community, and the influencers of its burgeoning innovation ecosystem.


Featured startups have the opportunity to engage with venture capitalists from all over the nation.

  • Featured Pitch time in front of a live audience of VCs
  • Featured in material to VC participants

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