November, 2010, Chicago Alliance Events

November 2 (Tuesday). ODN/C. IMPROV THEATER in OD, Directed by Vaughn Siarny Tuesday. 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Hosted by The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 325 N. Wells, Chicago, IL, Room 407. and to register.

November 10 (Wednesday). STC. How Microsoft SharePoint Gives You a Realistic Approach to Content Management. At Siemens in Buffalo Grove. Evening.

November 11 (Thursday) CCASTD.  Creating a Culture of Accountability with Jared Jones. Bank of America, downtown, 8:30-11AM.

November 12 (Friday). NSA-IL. 21 Strategies to Get Booked and Stay Booked with David Newman. 10AM to 2PM, Oak Brook.

November 13 (Saturday). CODIC. Dynamics of Interaction with Chetan Borkhetaria and Varena Murphy. Benedictine University, Lisle.

November 16 (Tuesday). ChAPT. Using “The Magnificent Sixteen” Video by Danielle Poirier to Model Type Differences with Melody Camp. See for details.

November 18 (Thursday). CISPI. Networking and more!, at Dave and Busters in Addison.


October, 2010, Chicago Alliance Events

October  5 (Tuesday), NSA-IL Special Event Kristin Arnold, National President, So What? Now What? A Call to Action, Maggiano’s, Oak Brook 9:00 – Noon Breakfast Included.
October 9 (Saturday). ChAPT. Using the Eight Functions Model for Introducing Type Webinar with Bob McAlpine, a webinar. CEs have been applied for! Details at
October 14 (Thursday). STC. Social Media for Technical Communicators – Truth or Dare.  At the Parthenon on Halsted in Chicago.

October 21 (Thursday). CISPI. Annual Crackerbarrel! Select three sessions from among 12 presenters! Roosevelt University, Schaumburg. See topic list at or in CISPI page, to the right.

October 21 (Thursday). CCASTD. Nancy Munro on Instructional Design for eLearning: Tips, Tools, and Fun! DePaul University, downtown.

September, 2010, Chicago Alliance Events

September 11 (Saturday). CODIC. Topic and location TBD.

September 14 (Tuesday). NSA-IL Speaker University begins, 6:00-9:00 pm Learn the Business of Speaking with monthly gatherings.  Check the syllabus.

September 15 (Wednesday). STC. STC Competition – a look from the entrants’ and judges’ point of view. Downers Grove Park District Lincoln Center.

September 16 (Thursday). CISPI. Organizational Intelligence with Ken Silber. KONE in Lisle. and

September 17, NSA-IL Fabulous Friday Steve Lashansky, Get Paid What You Are Worth–How to Generate More Clients Who Happily Pay You for Your Value, Maggiano’s, Oak Brook 10-2:30

September 21st.

September 30 (Thursday). CCASTD. Tony Schwartz: A New Way of Working Tour. DePaul University, Lincoln Park.