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Upcoming Events

As a special thank you for your membership, BMA Chicago is offering each member a complimentary guest pass.  This can be used to invite a non-member to one luncheon or breakfast event between October and December.  

In addition to hosting your guest at an awesome event, you will receive 5 chances to win a $250 cash gift card.  If your guest joins by the end of the year, you will receive 10 chances to win a $500 cash gift card.


Five Star Package - $360
Register for all eight Marketing Innovators Luncheons and receive two complimentary Breakfast Seminar registrations. 
*Registration is transferable, a replacement can be sent with 3 days notice. 
Click Here to Purchase

10/1 Fuel Technology Keynote and Expo
Topic: What's on the Minds of the C-Suite - Tech Talk
Speaker: Andy England, EVP and Chief Marketing Officer, MillerCoors, Leigh Segall, Chief Marketing Officer, InnerWorkings, Inc., Christie Hefner, chairman of the board, hatch Beauty and former Chairman, CEO, Playboy Enterprises, Jeffrey Hayzlett, Prime TIme TV Host of "C-Suite with Jeffrey Hayzlett," and Contributing Editor, BloombergTV
Click Here to Learn More and Register

10/9 Marketing Innovators Luncheon
Topic: Message Delivery in the Age of Anti-Advertising
Speaker: Neal Campbell, EVP and Chief Marketing Officer, CDW and Lauren McCadney, Director, Digital Engagement and Social Media, CDW
Location: The Standard Club, 320 S Plymouth Ct, Chicago 
Time: 11a - 12p Networking, 12p - 1:30p Lunch and Program
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10/13 - 10/17 Digital Marketing Strategy Certification Course through Loyola University
Topic: This intensive week-long seminar will provide you with a comprehensive groundwork in the rapidly changing world of digital marketing and prepare you to strategically choose, measure, and implement the right digital marketing components into your overall marketing plan. Upon successful completion of the program, participants will be awarded a Certificate in Digital Marketing Strategy from the Quinlan School of Business. 
Speakers: BMA Marketing Practicioners and Loyola Faculty
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10/15 Breakfast Seminar
Topic: Content Marketing & SEO
Speaker: Andy Crestodina, Principal, Strategic Director/Author, Orbit Media
Location: Loyola University, Water Tower Campus, 1 E. Pearson, Chicago
Time: 8a - 8:30a Networking, 8:30a - 10a Program
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10/21 Tower Awards
Topic: We'll be dishing out awards for the best B2B marketing of the year and serving up Chicago's favorite dishes, entertainment and cocktails at the new Moonlight Studios.
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11/13 Marketing Innovators Luncheon
Speaker: Michael Williams, Chief Marketing Officer, The Grand prix of America, Formula 1
Location: The Standard Club, 320 S Plymouth Ct, Chicago 
Time: 11a - 12p Networking, 12p - 1:30p Lunch and Program
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11/19 Breakfast Seminar
Topic: B2B Branding and the Changes that Technology are Bringing About
Speaker: Debra Zahay, PhD, Professor of Marketing, Aurora University
Time: 8a - 8:30a Networking, 8:30a - 10a Program
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12/4 Young Professionals Event
Topic: Identifying and Successfully Surviving Crushing Pain Points
Location: TBA
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12/11 Marketing Innovators Luncheon
Topic: Big Data is not just a project 
SpeakerSunny Mallavarapu, Digital Strategy Leader, Bosch
Location: The Standard Club, 320 S Plymouth Ct, Chicago 
Time: 11a - 12p Networking, 12p - 1:30p Lunch and Program
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12/17 Breakfast Seminar
Topic: Business Essentials for Strategic Communicators
Speaker: Ron Culp, Director, Graduate PR & Advertising Program, DePaul University and Matt Ragas, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Public Relations, DePaul University
Time: 8a - 8:30a Networking, 8:30a - 10a Program
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*Dates, topics and speakers subject to change.