October, 2013 Events

Chicago ISPI Event
Title: Fall Skill-building Conference
Date: Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: ITT Rice Campus, Wheaton, IL
Following last year’s success, we’ve expanded our Fall Skill Building Conference to a full day event! We’ve brought experts from around the United States to share their expertise through interactive workshops that provide opportunities for you to practice what you learn and ultimately add more tools to your performance-improvement toolbox. Register now to receive early bird pricing.
For more information: Chicago ISPI Fall Conference

STC Chicago Event
Title: Academic Trends and Career Tracks for Technical Communication Professionals
Date: Tuesday, October 29
Time: Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Dinner starts at 6:00 p.m. Panel Discussion 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Location: IIT Rice Campus, 201 East Loop Road, Wheaton, IL 60187
Representatives from DePaul University, the Illinois Institute of Technology, and Northwestern University will join us to share their views and take your questions.
Registration: Register now!

Title: Video Boot Camp for eLearning: down & dirty strategies to enhance learning
Presenters: Greg Owen-Boger, Dale Ludwig, and Seth Kannof from Turpin Communication and Find Your Focus Video
Date: Friday, October 18, 2013
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: DePaul University, 8770 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Chicago, IL 60631, (312) 476-3600, Rooms 205, 206, 207
Register: https://m360.ccastd.org/event.aspx?eventID=82468&instance=0

ODNC Event
Date: October 10, 2013
Title: What does it mean to be best?
Your own ODN/C has been recognized by ODN as “Best Regional Network” so next month’s program is about exploring what it means to be “best”…remembering where we came from, looking forward and expanding our now as a community of practitioners, colleagues, and professionals.
Information: http://odnchicago.org/event/october-event-whats-next

September, 2013 Events

STC Event
Title: Networking Meet-Up
Date: Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Time: 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Location: RAM Restaurant, 9520 W Higgins Road, Rosemont, IL 60018
Register: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07e83qh6km40123bc9&oseq=&c=&ch=

CODIC Meeting
Date: Saturday, September 14, 2013
Time: 8:30 a.m.
Speaker: Barbara A. Trautlein, Ph.D.
Title: You Know Your IQ, But What’s Your CQ? How Developing Your Change Intelligence Empowers You to Lead Organizational Change
Location: Bendictine University, 5700 College Road, Kindlon Hall Room 162, Lisle IL 60532

ODNC Program
Title: Learn about Illuminative OD
Facilitator: Amy Scatliff
Date: September 12, 2013
Come join us in a learning lab experiment using reflective questions and positive psychology. You will learn more about yourself and continue to evolve your OD skills!
For more information: http://odnchicago.org/event/illuminative-od-a-gourmet-fusion-event

Title: CCASTD’s 70th Birthday Bash
Date: Thursday, September 12, 2013
Location: Hyatt Lodge, Oakbrook, IL
Join fellow WLP colleagues to celebrate our 70th birthday! More details to come!
Information: http://www.ccastd.org