The ITA Annual CityLIGHTS Awards Gala held in the spring (May 2014) is an opportunity for the industry to connect with other technology executives, entrepreneurs, corporate executives and investors in the region for an evening of dining, socializing, and celebration.
- The largest technology gathering of technology executives in the state of Illinois
- A chance to network, collaborate and build relationships with Illinois' leading technology companies
- An opportunity to meet with start-up technology companies and their leading entrepreneurs
- A chance to celebrate Illinois' technology and the milestones from the past year
ITA CityLIGHTS hosts over 700 people representing 400 companies, legislators, investors, and policymakers. This diverse group comes together annually for ITA CityLIGHTS with a focus on the role of technology in Illinois and the expansion and support of breakthrough technology not only as a stand-alone business but also within established companies.