August, 2015

ATDCHI, Chicago ISPI, and STC-Chicago Event
Title: Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase
Date: Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago Campus
Event web page: http://chicagoelearningshowcase.com/

ATDChi Program
Title: ATDChi Workplace Learning & Performance Institute, Fall Session
Location: DePaul University, School for New Learning Loop Campus, Chicago IL
When: Saturdays, September 19 – November 7, 2015
Dates and Topics:
September 19: Training & Development Profession
September 26: Human Performance Improvement
October 3: Instructional Design
October 10: Blended Learning Materials Development
October 17: Training Delivery
October 24: Evaluating Learning Impact
November 7: Final Project Presentations
Designed and taught by working professionals for industry novices and career changers, the program features contains key components of ATD’s workplace learning and performance model, practical exercises, and hands-on training from experts in each topic. Courses can be taken separately or as a full program.
For information and registration: https://atdchi.wildapricot.org/event-1986001

ODN-C Event
Date: Thursday, August 13, 2015
Title: Mastering The Cube
Presenter: Janice Schonwetter, contributor to Mastering the Cube: Overcoming Stumbling Blocks and Building an Organization that Works
Time: Dinner 5:30 p.m. Program 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Location: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 325 N. Wells (across from The Merchandise Mart) on the fourth floor. Parking rates in nearby garages generally drop after 3:00 p.m. and the garage on Kinzie between Clark and LaSalle is only $12 from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 a.m.
We all know how challenging it is to adapt to the complexity of unpredictable business environments. As we endeavor to design organizations that are agile, we often find recurring challenges that senior leaders ask OD professionals to help overcome.
For more information and registration: http://odnchicago.org/event/mastering-the-cube

July, 2015 Events

Volunteers Needed
ATDCHI, Chicago ISPI, and STC-Chicago Event
Opportunities abound for this year’s Chicago e-Learning & Technology Showcase on Tuesday, August 18, 2015. Volunteer for a planning committee team. For more information, see the Volunteer Roles (PDF) and then complete the volunteer interest form.

ChAPT Event
Date
: Saturday, July 11, 2015
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Title: Bonus Meeting – What’s Their Type?
Facilitator: Melody Camp
Location: Melody’s House in SW Chicago
Note: Our July movie is Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.
For information and registration: http ://groupspaces . com/ChAPT/item/852113

ODN-C Event
Date: Thursday, July 9, 2015
Title: OD and Behavioral Economics
Presenters: Dr. Elizabeth Schwab, Associate Department Chair for the Business Psychology Department and Julie Benesh, PhD, MFA, SPHR, Program Chair of ODN/C and Program Director and Department Chair of Business Psychology programs for The Chicago School of Professional Psychology’s Online Campus
Time: Dinner 5:30 p.m. Program 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Location: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 325 N. Wells (across from The Merchandise Mart) on the fourth floor. Parking rates in nearby garages generally drop after 3:00 p.m. and the garage on Kinzie between Clark and LaSalle is only $12 from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 a.m.
For information and registrationhttp://odnchicago.org/event/od-and-behavioral-economics