September, 2015

ATDChi Program
Title: Workplace Learning and Performance Institute, Full Program (7 Sessions – Fall 2015). Attend all 7 or individual sessions.
Dates: Saturdays, September 19 – November 7, 2015
Location: DePaul University School for New Learning, 14 E. Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60604
Description: WLPI Fall 2015 Acquire training & development competencies with ATDChi’s state-of-the-art certificate program.
Information and registrationhttp://www.atdchi.com/events

ODN Chicago Event
Title: 1st Annual Ultimate Culture Conference
Explore the roots of organizational success. Please join us for our 1st Annual Ultimate Culture Conference and learn from experts in the field of culture and leadership. The conference will feature a series of engaging keynotes and TED-inspired talks, as well as the opportunity to connect and exchange ideas with experts and other leaders who are passionate about workplace culture and making an impact on organizations.
Featured Presenters: Robert A. Cooke, CEO of Human Synergistics and Associate Professor Emeritus at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Edgar Schein, culture expert, Professor Emeritus at the MIT Sloan School of Management, and author of numerous books, and Larry Senn, a pioneer in the field of corporate culture, chairman and founder of international culture-shaping firm Senn Delaney, a Heidrick & Struggles company
Date: Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Wine Tasting 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Location: The Metropolitan Club at Willis Tower, 233 S Wacker Drive, 67th floor, Chicago, IL 60606
For more information and registration: http://www.humansynergistics.com/ResourceCenter/1st-annual-culture-conference

ATDChi Event
Title: Stop Winging It: Realistic Project Management
Presenter: Lou Russell
Date: Thursday, September 24, 2015
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: Fountain Blue, 2300 Mannheim Road, Des Plaines, IL 60018
Description: Do you spend your day in a chaotic, fast-paced, time and resource-strained organization? Do you feel like you are “making it up as you go along?” Could you benefit from advice and guidance on a wide array of tools designed to provide you with the flexible structure necessary to have increased success delivering business results through your projects? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this workshop is you! And if you’ve ever cringed when you’ve thought about project management, this workshop is really for you!
Information and registration: http://www.atdchi.com/events

ATDChi Event
Title: Focused Performance: An Evening with Lou Russell
Presenter: Lou Russell
Date: Wednesday, September 23, 2015 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Fountain Blue, 2300 Mannheim Road, Des Plaines, IL 60018
Description: In this session, you will learn how to prioritize strategies, translate the strategies into projects assigned to a single project manager, and then create a dashboard for each project using an actionable plan with one task, one date, and one name for all work to be done. As a special bonus, you will also receive a copy of an e-book with reusable tools to leverage this process at home.
Information and registration: http://www.atdchi.com/events

STC Event
Title: September Workshop – Be The Captain of Your Career
Date: Saturday, September 19, 2015
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Location: Comfort Inn and Suites, Club Room, 1775 E. Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030
Description: Join STC Chicago and STC Wisconsin for a Saturday morning workshop with Jack Molisani! Participants from both chapters will be present, so not only is this an excellent opportunity to learn tips and tricks for navigating your career, but it’s also a nice chance to network with a neighboring chapter.
Information and registrationhttp://www.stc-chicago.com/2015/08/15/september-workshop-be-the-captain-of-your-career/

STC Event
Title: September Chapter Meeting – Threats and Opportunities: Advancing Your TechComm Career
Date: Thursday, September 17, 2015
Time: 6:00 p.m. Check-in, 6:30 Dinner, 7:15 Presentation
Location: Ram Restaurant & Brewery, 1901 McConnor Parkway, Schaumburg, IL
Description: Are you following a carefully mapped career trajectory, or do you normally just wait for the next opportunity to present itself? Then come to our September meeting, in which returning speaker Jack Molisani will lead an interactive session to help identify (and act on) your career strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats (SWOT).
Information and registrationhttp://www.stc-chicago.com/2015/08/15/september-threats-and-opportunities-advancing-your-techcomm-career/

ATDChi Event
Title: Corporate University PDN – Easier Planning, Sharper Delivery, Better Results
Date: Thursday, September 17, 2015
Time: 6:30 – 8:15 p.m.
Location: The CARA Group, Inc., 2215 York Rd., Oak Brook, IL, 60523 (open parking lot) – Lower Level Conference Room (take elevators down to lower level)
Description: We continue our programming this fall with a topic focused on how we can be more effective in influencing key decision makers. Our September program, Easier Planning, Sharper Delivery, Better Results, is an interactive exploration of how to work behind-the-scenes and in front of the room to package and deliver a message for maximum impact.
Information and registration: http://www.atdchi.com/events

Chicago Alliance Event
Title: Hot Ideas: Cool Marketing Tools
Date: Friday, September 11, 2015
Time: 8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Registration and Networking, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Presentation and Lunch
Attend this session to get new and low-cost ideas to market your organization, business and cause. All members from the Chicago Alliance associations are invited to attend at NSA-IL member’s rate.
Location: Maggiano’s Oak Brook, 240 Oakbrook Center, Oak Brook, IL
Information and registration: http://bit.ly/1QmKHdv

ChAPT Event
Title: An Evening of Exercises
Date: Thursday, September 10, 2015
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Learn and practice everyone’s favorite exercises to use when discovering type
Location: DePaul O’Hare, 8770 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Chicago, IL
For more information and registration: http ://groupspaces . com/ChAPT/item/989574

ODN Chicago Event
Date: Thursday, September 10, 2015
Title: Branding for OD Professionals
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.
A personal brand is a concise, consistent message that communicates your strengths. Learn to create a branding statement using SOAR, which stands for Strengths, Opportunities, Aspirations and Results.
Information and registration: http://odnchicago.org/event/branding-for-od-professionals-0

May, 2015 Events

Volunteers Needed
ATDCHI, Chicago ISPI, and STC-Chicago Event

Would you like to help shape this year’s Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase on Tuesday, August 18, 2015? Opportunities abound. Volunteer for a planning committee team. For more information, see the Volunteer Roles (PDF) and then complete the volunteer interest form.

Chicago ISPI Event
Title: Ask the Expert
Experts: Kery Mortenson and Lisa Toenniges
Date: Thursday, May 28, 2015
Time: 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Via conference call
Description: The concept is simple: you bring the questions, we supply the experts. How? Send your performance improvement, instructional design, or learning strategy questions for Kery and Lisa to cispi3@aol.com by Sunday, May 21. Please include ATE in the subject line. You will be able to ask limited follow-up questions through chat during the call as time allows. Once you are registered, a few days before the call, you will received dial-in instructions in an email.
Event web page: https://ispichicago.wildapricot.org/event-1910804

Chicago ISPI Event
Title: Community Meeting Launch #3 of 4
Date: Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Location: DePaul University O’Hare Campus 8770 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Chicago, IL 60631
Description: Help create and mold the format of Chicago ISPI community meetings as a contributor in the Launch Series. You will help us shape the meeting process, identify topics for upcoming meetings, and much more.
Information and registration: http://cispi.com/event-1863492

ODN-C Event
Date: Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time: Dinner 5:30 p.m. Program 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Title: Assessment 2.0: The Root
Facilitator: Julie Benesh, PhD, Program Director and Department Chair for the Business Psychology Programs at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology’s Online Campus
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 registration: http://odnchicago.org/event/assessment-20-the-root

ChAPT Event
Title: Study Group Series: Whole Type – xNTP & xSTP
Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Location: DePaul – O’Hare Campus, 8770 W. Bryn Mawr, Room 207, Chicago, IL (the building is on the NE corner of Bryn Mawr and EAST River Road)
This meeting is the last on our series about Whole Type.
Information and registration: http ://groupspaces . com/ChAPT/item/850376

ATDChi Event
Title: ATDChi Road Show: An Intimate Visit with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Date: May 12, 2015
Time: 9:15 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Lurie Children’s Hospital – 225 E Chicago Ave – 2nd Floor Registration – Chicago, IL 60611
Description: What’s a Road Show? It’s our latest chapter event format, during which we visit a local icons in Talent Development. You will not want to miss this magnificent inaugural event as we learn from the best, while paying it forward.
Information and registrationwww .atdchi.com

CODIC Event
Title: TBD
Speaker: TBD
Date: Saturday, May 2, 2015
Location: Benedictine University, Lisle, IL 60532
For more information: http://codic.us/calendar

STC Chicago Event
Title: Summit Preview
Date: May, 2015
Time: TBD
Location: TBD
For more information and registration: http://www.stc-chicago.com/

ATDChi Event
Title: WLPI Spring 2015
Dates: Seven Saturdays starting April 11, 2015 and ending May 30, 2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: DePaul University’s O’Hare Campus, 8770 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Chicago, IL 60631
Description: Acquire training & development competencies with ATDChi’s state-of-the-art certificate program.
Information and registration: www.atdchi.com

April, 2015 Events

Speakers and Volunteers Needed
ATDCHI, Chicago ISPI, and STC-Chicago Event
Would you like to help shape this year’s Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase on Tuesday, August 18, 2015? Opportunities abound. Apply to be a speaker for a 50-minute session or a 5-minute learning spark presentation. To learn more, see the Call for Speakers. Applications are due by Friday, May 15. Or volunteer for a planning committee team. For more information, see the Volunteer Roles (PDF) and then complete the volunteer interest form.

SPECIAL CHICAGO ALLIANCE EVENT
Date: Thursday, April 30, 2015
Title: Your Circle of Gold (SM): Honoring Your Network for Business and Career Success
Presenter: Vickie Austin, business & career coach and founder of CHOICES Worldwide
Location: Metropolitan Club, 233 South Wacker Drive, Willis Tower, 67th Floor, Chicago, IL 60606 (312) 876-3200
Description: Vickie Austin will share a networking process that sustains and supports your mission, integrating networking as a vital component of your marketing activities. This interactive, engaging presentation will transform the way you relate to networking. You’ll walk away with new ideas, new connections and a commitment to expand your business by honoring the network you already have.
For more information: Amy Lee Segami, NSA-IL, segami@Segami.com

 

ChAPT Event
Title: Getting to the CORE of Self-Leadership: Part 1—Interaction Styles and Essential Motivators
Facilitator: Linda Berens Ph.D
Date: Saturday, April 25th, 2015
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: O’Hare Campus, 8770 W. Bryn Mawr, Room 205, Chicago, IL (the building is on the NE corner of Bryn Mawr and EAST River Road.)
Description: Part 2 will be held the following day in Arlington Heights and there is a separate charge; ChAPT members will receive a discount. For details and to register for the second day of the workshop: https://lindaberens.com/event-registration/?ee=75.
If you are coming from out of town and need hotel information please contact Debra Lobin at: debra@luanchingmillennials.com.
Information and registration: www . chapt . org

Title: Annual International Conference
Dates: April 24-29, 2015
Location: San Antonio, TX, USA
For more information: http://www.ispi.org/

Chicago ISPI Event
Title: Community Meeting Launch #2 of 4
Topic: Appreciative Inquiry
Date: Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Location: DePaul University O’Hare Campus 8770 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Chicago, IL 60631
Description: Help create and mold the format of Chicago ISPI community meetings as a contributor in the Launch Series. You will help us shape the meeting process, identify topics for upcoming meetings, and much more.
Topic Information: Are you curious about AI? Have you used AI and have insights about how it worked? If you can attend, please bring any materials you have that might add to the discussion or any questions you have about AI. Or post any links you might have on the Website in the discussion area.
Information and registration: http://cispi.com/event-1863492

ATDChi Event
Title: Interactive eLearning Design Workshop
Facilitator: Tom Kuhlmann, Chief Learning Architect for Articulate
Date: April 15, 2015 and April 16, 2015
Time: 9:15 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: DePaul University’s O’Hare Campus, 8770 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Chicago, IL 60631
Description: Join Tom Kuhlmann, Chief Learning Architect for Articulate, for an engaging workshop on designing and building interactive eLearning programs. Participants may register for either or both days of the 2-day workshop.
Information and registrationwww.atdchi.com

ATDChi Event
Title: WLPI Spring 2015
Dates: Seven Saturdays starting April 11, 2015 and ending May 30, 2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: DePaul University’s O’Hare Campus, 8770 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Chicago, IL 60631
Description: Acquire training & development competencies with ATDChi’s state-of-the-art certificate program.
Information and registration: 
www.atdchi.com

ODN-C Event
Date: Thursday, April 9, 2015
Time: Dinner 5:30 p.m., Program 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Title: Positive Psychology & OD Description: What is flow and how can we tap into it to increase our creative thinking? There is an increasing interest in the study of the “positive” aspects of life and the human psyche, as opposed to the “negative” focus that psychology has taken for most of its history. We will discuss everything from theory all the way to hands-on practical tools.
Location: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 325 N Wells (across from The Merchandise Mart), fourth floor, Rooms 407/412, Chicago, IL 60654. Parking rates in nearby garages generally drop after 3:00 pm and the garage on Kinzie between Clark and LaSalle is only $12 from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 a.m.
For more informationhttp://odnchicago.org/event/positive-psychology-od

STC Chicago Event
Title: Navigating the Company Environment: Large, Small, and Contracting
Presenter: TBD
Date: April, 2015
Time: TBD
Location: TBD
For more information and registration: http://www.stc-chicago.com/

March, 2015 Events

Chicago ISPI Event
Title: Community Meeting Launch #1 of 4
Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Location: DePaul University O’Hare Campus 8770 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Chicago, IL 60631
Description: Help create and mold the format of Chicago ISPI community meetings as a contributor in the Launch Series. You will help us shape the meeting process, identify topics for upcoming meetings, and much more.
Information and registration: http://cispi.com/event-1863492

ATDChi (Association of Talent Development Chicagoland Chapter, formerly CCASTD) Event
Title: Thiagi Networking Dinner
Presenter: Thiagi
Date: March 19, 2015
Time: 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Hyatt Lisle, 1400 Corporetum Drive, Lisle, IL 60532
Description: Join us for a networking dinner with keynote speaker Thiagi following the 2-day Rapid Instructional Design Workshop. Everyone is invited!
For more information and registration: http://www.ccastd.org/events

ATDChi (Association of Talent Development Chicagoland Chapter, formerly CCASTD) Event
Title: 2-Day Thiagi Workshop: Really Rapid Instructional Design
Presenter: Thiagi
Dates: March 18 and 19, 2015
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: DePaul Naperville Campus, 150 West Warrenville Road, Naperville, IL 60563
Description: Fifteen years ago, Thiagi went cold turkey and quit using his grandparents’ ADDIE instructional-design model. He came up with an alternative continuous, concurrent, creative, co-design approach. His associates and hundreds of workshop participants have used this approach to design corporate training materials faster and cheaper and to produce more effective transfer to the workplace. In this walk-the-talk workshop, learn when, why, and how to apply principles from chaos, creativity, and improv to design learning packages for multicultural audiences and for the next generation.
For more information and registration: http://www.ccastd.org/events

ChAPT Event
Title: Study Group Series: Whole Type – XSFJ & XNFJ
Facilitator: ChAPT President Melody Camp
Date: Wednesday, March 18th, 2015
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Location: O’Hare Campus, 8770 W. Bryn Mawr, Room 205 NOTE ROOM CHANGE, Chicago, IL (the building is on the NE corner of Bryn Mawr and EAST River Road.)
Dinner: If you’d like to bring yourself some dinner, please do. The room will be open at 5:45.
Description: This is the fifth part in our study group on Whole Type. The main goal of our study group is to improve our ability to recognize, understand, and effectively interact with all the 16 Types.
Information and registration: http ://groupspaces . com/ChAPT/item/850369

CODIC General Meeting
Date: Saturday, March 14, 2015
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. CT
Topic: Discover, Define and Deliver Your Brand
Speaker: Jill Hinrich
Location: Benedictine University, Kindlon Hall, Room TBD, 5700 College Road, Lisle, IL 60532
For more information: http://codic.us/calendar

STC Chicago Event
Title: Annual Competition Awards Banquet
Date: Thursday, March 19
Time: Program starts at 6 pm, with dinner at 6:30 pm
Location: Jimmy’s Charhouse Restaurant, Elk Grove Village, IL
For more information and registration: http://www.stc-chicago.com/

ODN-C Event
Date: Thursday, March 12, 2015
Time: Dinner 5:30 p.m., Program 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Title: Influence Tactics
Description: We will explore several influence tactics, apply them to your experiences and find ways to leverage them in the future. There will also be some time to try out some of these tactics via role playing.
Location: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 325 N Wells (across from The Merchandise Mart), fourth floor, Rooms 407/412, Chicago, IL 60654. Parking rates in nearby garages generally drop after 3:00 pm and the garage on Kinzie between Clark and LaSalle is only $12 from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 a.m.
For more informationhttp://odnchicago.org/event/influence-tactics

January, 2015 Events

CODIC General Meeting
Date: Saturday, January 10, 2015
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. CT
Topic: Learn how thriving teams succeed in change agility
Speaker: Angie Kiester
Location: Benedictine University, Kindlon Hall, Room TBD, 5700 College Road, Lisle, IL 60532
For more information: http://codic.us/home

CANCELLED: ODN-C Event
Title: Deliberately Developmental Organizations
Date: Thursday, January 8, 2015
Due to the weather, this event is postponed and will be rescheduled. Anyone who paid for this event will get a refund.

STC Chicago Event
Title: STC Chicago 60th Anniversary Celebration Webinar
Date: January, 2015
Time: TBD
Location: Online
For more information and registration: http://www.stc-chicago.com/

November, 2014 Events

 

STC Chicago Event
Title: Social Media for the Technical Communicator
Presenter: TBD
Date: Thursday, November 16, 2014
Time: TBD
Location: TBD
For more information and registration: http://www.stc-chicago.com/

ODN Chicago Event
Title: So What? Applying What You Learn Here: A Meta-Conversation
Facilitator: Ina Heffner
Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time: 5:30 pm Dinner; 6:30 – 8:30 pm Program
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 pm and the garage on Kinzie between Clark and LaSalle is only $12 from 3:00 pm – 5:00 am.
Please send story: If you have a story of how you applied what you learned, we would like to hear about it. Please send your story to Ina Heffner at inaheffner@gmail.com.
For more information and registration: http://odnchicago.org/event/so-what-applying-what-you-learn-here-a-meta-…
HSD Conference: FYI, the Human Systems Dynamics (HSD) conference will be held in Chicago 10/22-25 at the Renaissance Hotel in Northbrook, IL. For more information: http://www.hsdconference.org/

CODIC Event
Title: State- of the Art Survey Design Techniques
Speaker: Ken Phillips
Date: Saturday, November 8, 2014
Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Benedictine University, Kindlon Hall, Room 134, Lisle, IL 60532
For more information: http://codic.us/calendar

Chicago ISPI Event
Title: Annual Cracker Barrel “All About Change”
Date: Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Time: 5:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Chicago ISPI’s signature event! Attendees choose several short, engaging expert presentations with food, drink, and fun in-between. A Chicago tradition not to be missed!
Location: DePaul University’s O’Hare Campus,  8770 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Chicago, IL
Information and registration: http://www.cispi.com/Chicago-ISPI-Events

September, 2014 Events

CCASTD Activity
Title: Write an article for Training Today
CCASTD (Chicagoland Chapter of ATD http://www.ccastd.org) has re-launched its publication Training Today in a digital format (http://bit.ly/TrainingToday). CCASTD wants to broaden the reach of Training Today by including articles that showcase the talent and experience of Alliance partners. Submitting an article or blog post for inclusion in Training Today is easy!
To learn about article submission: http://bit.ly/TTcontribute
For more information: Joelyne Marshall http://www.linkedin.com/in/joelynemarshall

CCASTD Event
Date: Saturday, September 20, 2014
Title: First session, Fall Session, CCASTD’s Workplace Learning and Performance Institute
Date: Saturdays through November 15
Location: DePaul University’s O’Hare Campus
Note: Participants may register for individual classes or for the complete certificate program.
For more information and registration: http://bit.ly/1i9lIdF

STC Chicago Event
Title: Rapid eLearning Tools
Presenter: Tanya Blakley
Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014
Time: 6:00 p.m. Networking, 7:00 p.m. Program
Location: Illinois Institute of Technology, Wheaton Campus, 201 E Loop Road, Wheaton, IL
In this workshop, we’ll explore some key differences between two of the most widely used rapid eLearning software applications: Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate. Bring your iPads and notepads.
For more information and registration: http://www.stc-chicago.com/

CODIC Event
Title: Establishing an Innovative Internal Consulting Practice
Presenter: Michael McGovern, Turn-Key Performance Consultants
Date: Saturday, September 13, 2014
Time: 8:30 a.m. Registration and Networking, 8:45-9:00 a.m. New Member Orientation, 9:00 a.m.-Noon Program
Location: Benedictine University, 5700 College Road, Kindlon Hall, Room 134, Lisle, IL
Information and registration: Establishing an Innovative Internal Consulting Practice

ODN Chicago Event
Title: OD and the Virtual Leader
Presenters: Kevin Sheridan
Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014
Time: 5:30 Dinner; 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Program
Location: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 325 N. Wells, Rooms 407/412, Chicago, IL 60654
Information and registration: http://odnchicago.org/event/od-and-the-virtual-leader

May, 2014 Events

Chicago ISPI Event
Title: Webinar: Righting the Enterprise: A Book Discussion
Date: May 20, 2014
Time: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Virtual
Cost: Free
When you register, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the free book and instructions for accessing the conference.
Information and registration: http://cispi.com/Chicago-ISPI-Events

OD Network of Chicago Event
Title: Crowdsourced Coaching (sm) for Leadership Development
Presenter: Dr. Jay Colker
Date: Thursday, May 8, 2014
Time: 5:30 p.m. Dinner; 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Program
Location: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, fourth floor, 325 N. Wells Street (across from The Merchandise Mart), Chicago, IL
For information and registration: http://odnchicago.org/event/crowdsourced-coaching-sm-for-leadership-development

CODIC Event
Title: Leveraging Social Media to Attract, Retain and Develop Organizational Talent
Speaker: Glenn Raines
Date: Saturday, May 3, 2014
Time: 8:30 a.m.
Location: Benedictine University, Kindlon Hall, Room KN26, 5700 College Road, Lisle, IL 60532
Fees: Members-No Fee Guests-$15 (cash or check payable to CODIC accepted)
For information and registration: www.codic.us

CCASTD Event
Title: Delivering Training
Date: Saturday, May 3, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: DePaul University’s O’Hare Campus
Cost: $250 per session for CCASTD members and $275 for nonmembers
This session is part of CCASTD’s spring Workplace Learning and Performance Institute.
Questions: e-mail “wlpi@ccastd.org”
Registration: http://ccastd.site-ym.com/events/event_details.asp?id=407708

March, 2014 Events

STC Chicago Event
Title: Awards and Recognition Banquet
Date: Thursday, March 20, 2014
Time: 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Black Steer Charhouse, 1180 W Devon Avenue, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
For more information: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=erucd7bab&oeidk=a07e870y5ks9a5102c4

CCASTD Event
Title: Getting Your Audience to React the Way You Want
Presenter: David Lewis, CEO and Co-Founder, Pinnacle Performance Company
Date: Thursday, March 20, 2014
Time: 5:30 – 8:30 PM CDT
Location: Holiday Inn Chicago North Shore, 5300 W. Touhy Avenue, Skokie, IL 60077
CCASTD’s March networking event and dinner seminar is focused on getting the audience reaction you want. Whether in a presentation, team meeting, one-on-one conversation or any other social or professional communication, executing ideal participant engagement is critical but sometimes frustratingly difficult.
More info: http://www.ccastd.org/events/event_details.asp?id=400896

ODN Event
Title: Change Intelligence:  Use the Power of CQ to Lead Change that   Sticks
Facilitator: Barbara A. Trautlein, Ph.D
Date: March 13, 2014
Time: Dinner begins at 5:30 p.m.
Location: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 325 N. Wells Street, 4th Floor (across from The Merchandise Mart)

CODIC Event
Title: Elements of Innovation
Speaker: Dr. Stephen Di Biase, President of Premier Insights, LLC
Date: Saturday, March 8, 2014
Time: 8:30 a.m.
Location: Benedictine University, Kindlon Hall, Room KN025, 5700 College Road, Lisle, IL 60532
Fee: Members-No Fee, Guests-$15 (cash or check payable to CODIC accepted)
More info: http://codic.us/content/elements-innovation

January, 2014 Events

Chicago ISPI Event
Title: Webinar – ISPI Conference Preview
Date: January 24, 2014
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Online

CCASTD Event
Title: State of the Learning & Development Industry: Are you ready for 2014?
Date: Thursday, January 16, 2014
Location: Meadows Club, Rolling Meadows, IL
CCASTD is excited to host five learning leaders from Chicagoland in an informative panel discussion about their perspective on the state of the learning & development industry for 2014.
Learn more and register: http://bit.ly/IDqYsP

STC Chicago Event
Title: Free Webinar! Social Collaboration: How User-Added Content Enhances Your Documentation
Speaker: Jennifer White, MadCap Software
Date: Thursday, January 16, 2014
Start time: 12:00 p.m. CT
Location: Online
For more information: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/731878073

CODIC Event
Title: Roles, Goals and Context
Speaker: Chetan Borkhetaria, Global Learning Consultant, Lenovo
Date: Saturday, January 11, 2014
Times: 8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Registration & Networking, 8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. New Member Orientation, 9:00 a.m. – Noon Program
Fees: Members – No Charge; Guests – $15 (cash or check accepted)
Location: Benedictine University, 5700 College Road, Kindlon Hall – Room TBD, Lisle, IL 60532
RSVP today for this informative session! RSVPs help us order refreshments for the session.
For more information: http://codic.us

ODN Chicago Event
Title: Globally-Competent OD
Facilitators: Olga Tararukhina, Ph.D., and Charisse Kosova
Date: January 9, 2014
Time: Dinner 5:30 p.m.; Program 6:30 p.m.
Location: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, 325 N. Wells Street, 4th floor, Chicago, IL
Description: Olga Tararukhina, Ph.D., and Charisse Kosova will facilitate a series of role plays with teams addressing client needs based on such typical OD interventions as engagement, performance management systems, a merger/acquisition, leadership development, and succession planning, while facing cultural challenges.
Note: This program will be held across from The Merchandise Marty. Discounted parking is available at Kinzie & Wells or Hubbard & Orleans. Be sure to pick up your discounted parking ticket at the 4th floor information desk.
Register: http://odnchicago.org/event/an-introduction-to-globally-competent-od