Meeting/Event Information

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Past Meetings

Working with IT to support Business Continuity

November 19, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Maggiano's (enter on Grand)
516 North Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60654

Please plan to join us as we welcome Jerry Irvine of Prescient Solutions.

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Member Happy Hour

November 10, 2015
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM

The Godfrey Hotel
127 West Huron
Chicago, IL 60654
http://www.godfreyhotelchicago.com

Happy Hour Fun hosted by the Chicago IFMA Associates Committee. RSVP and join in on the networking fun.

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Oktoberfest 2015

October 22, 2015
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Berghoffs
17 West Adams Street
Chicago, IL 60603
http://www.berghoffgroup.com

Prost! The Chicago IFMA tradition continues. Register and join us to celebrate the season of thankfulness with our friends and colleagues.

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Brews for a Cause archi treasures

October 19, 2015
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Revolution Brewing
2323 North Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647

Come out and support Chicago IFMA's charity partner archi-treasures. An evening with archi-treasures will open your eyes to the impact we have on our City, but we want to do more!

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Trends in Building Security

October 15, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Petterinos (enter on 50 W. Randolph Banquet Door)
150 N. Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60601
http://www.petterinos.com

Join us as we welcome Diane Wesolowski of Kastle Systems.

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World Workplace Networking Reception

October 08, 2015
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

The Corner Office
1401 Curtis Street
Denver, CO 80202
http://thecornerofficedenver.com/

The IFMA Chicago and Northern Illinois chapters are excited to gather in Denver, WWP attendees are invited.

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Brainy Bite - What Keeps You up at Night?

September 30, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Teknion
Merchandise Mart; Suite 1048
Chicago, IL 60654

Register this Brainy Bite hosted by our Career Services committee.

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Repositioning Buildings and Providing Building Amenity Refresh

September 17, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Petterinos (enter at 50 W. Randolph Banquet Door)
150 N. Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60601
http://www.petterinos.com

As the demand of building repositioning continues, value-add projects have become increasingly popular. Roger Heerema will review the transformative changes that are redefining office space in Chicago and in the suburbs.

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New Member Reception

September 10, 2015
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Global
222 Merchandise Mart; Space 1085
Chicago, IL 60654
http://www.globaltotaloffice.com/

Register for this great networking opportunity. All are invited to meet our new members and participate in networking fun,.

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Perception Is All There Is: How to Use Six Powerful (and Subtle) Nonverbal Behaviors to Influence & Persuade

August 25, 2015
3:00 PM to 6:30 PM

The Standard Club
320 South Plymouth Court
Chicago, IL 60604
http://www.stclub.org

Register to join Chicago IFMA, Corenet Global Chicago and ALA Greater Chicago for an afternoon seminar with Behavioral Theorist, Linda Talley, PhD. Dr. Talley is a sought-after speaker who has presented at IFMA nationally and internationally.

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Incorporating Safety Training into your Organization's Emergency Response Plan

August 20, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Petterinos
150 N. Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60601
http://www.petterinos.com

Saving Lives in the Workplace. The August lunch program covers the CFM Competency Area of "Emergency Preparedness"

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Community Service at Mooseheart

August 15, 2015
8:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Mooseheart

Mooseheart , IL 60539
http://www.mooseheart.org/

Make plans to join in on the community service fun with the Northern Illinois Chapter of IFMA.

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Motorola Facility Tour

July 29, 2015
5:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Motorola
Merchandise Mart Plaza, #1800
Chicago, IL 60654
http://www.motorola. com

Let's welcome our downtown Chicago neighbor, Motorola. Join us for a presentation, tour of the amazing space and networking reception on the fabulous rooftop.

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Annual Meeting & IFMA Bucks Live Auction

July 16, 2015
5:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Petterinos (enter at 50 W. Randolph)
150 N. Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60601
http://www.petterinos.com

Time to spend those IFMA Bucks - come out to network at the Annual Meeting

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Jewels in July - an archi treasures event

July 15, 2015
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

DIRTT Showroom
325 N. Wells Street
Chicago, IL 60654

Make plans to support our charity partner, archi treasures, for this annual fundraising event.

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The New HQ- A Rebirth of Corporate Urban Development

June 25, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Petterinos
150 N. Dearborn Street (enter at 50 W. Randolph)
Chicago, IL 60601
http://www.petterinos.com

Jay Longo of Forum Studio joins us for the June lunch program.

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3rd Annual Charity Golf Outing

May 21, 2015
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Harborside International Golf Center
11001 S Doty Ave
Chicago, IL 60628

The Chicago IFMA Forecast is for Golf - mark your calendar today! Sponsorship opportunties are available - get your name out on the course and have a networking day!

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Anatomy of a Project

May 14, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Petterinos (enter on 50 W. Randolph)
150 N. Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60601
http://www.petterinos.com

We are excited to welcome Bill Conopeotis of ConopCo Project Management to present at our May lunch program.

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The Art of Networking

April 16, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Petterinos
150 N. Dearborn Street (enter on 50 W. Randolph)
Chicago, IL 60601
http://www.petterinos.com

The program committee along with Sam Rushing of Dale Carnegie are planning a lunch program with a focus on enhancing your networking skills.

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Acoustics 101 Brainy Bite

April 07, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Kimball Office
325 North Wells
Chicago, IL 60654

Make plans to join Lisa Tillman from JJ Flooring for a discussion about acoustics in commercial environments.

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CBRE New Chicago Office Tour

March 25, 2015
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

CBRE - 21st Floor
321 N. Clark
Chicago, IL 60654

Come tour CBRE's new office and network with fellow IFMA Members! Pre-registration is required.

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Technology for Dynamic Facilities

March 19, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Petterinos (enter on Randolph)
150 N. Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60601
http://www.petterinos.com

Register and join us for the March lunch program. Brian Haines of FM:Systems will discuss today's highly dynamic facility environments and present innovative solutions for managing space more effectively than ever before.

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Office Ergonomics 101

February 19, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Petterinos
150 N. Dearborn Street (enter 50 W. Randolph)
Chicago, IL 60601
http://www.petterinos.com/

Learn the new trends in office Ergonomics!

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New Member Reception

February 10, 2015
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Kimball Showroom, Suite 100
325 North Wells Street
Chicago, IL 60654

Member Networking Reception! Mark your calendar and plan to welcome our new Chicago Chapter members.

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DisruptCRE: “Where Technology & Real Estate Collide”

January 29, 2015
12:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Willis Tower - 99th Floor Skydeck
233 South Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606

Chicago IFMA Members are invited to register and receive a 30% discount off the $85.00 ticket price!

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LED 4G...Next Generation in Commercial LED Lighting

January 28, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Sustainable Solutions LED
910 W. Van Buren, Suite 6A
Chicago, IL 60607
http://www.sustainablesolutionsled.com

A Chicago IFMA Brainy Bite to learn moe about commercial LED lighting - it's easy as pie!

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Holiday Party

January 08, 2015
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Vinyl
121 West Hubbard
Chicago, IL
http://www.bellwetherchicago.com/

It's time to plan for 2015 fun - register for the Chicago IFMA Annual Holiday Party!

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