2018 Agenda

Media Inquiry

Now in its third year, the Chicago Venture Summit highlights Chicago as a leading, global hub for investment in a diverse and vibrant tech economy. The summit offers investors one-on-one access to entrepreneurs, emerging companies and leaders of Fortune 500 firms in Chicago. Hosted by ChicagoNEXT, World Business Chicago’s council of technology leaders, the 2017 Chicago Venture Summit also welcomes qualified local, national and trade media to all open conference sessions.



Credentials and questions may also be submitted by email (bkelner@worldbusinesschicago.com) no later than September 12.


If accepted, you will receive an email confirmation shortly. Badges will be available for pick up at the media check-in table during the conference and have access to the Venture Showcases on September 13 and all open sessions on September 14.


We kindly request that you acknowledge the Chicago Venture Summit in any coverage that derives from your attendance.


Limited spaces are available. Passes are granted at the discretion of the Chicago Venture Summit and ChicagoNEXT.


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