ITA offers a wide variety of opportunities to network, share ideas and socialize with others at the forefront of the technology industry in our region. If you are focused on expanding your 'circle of friends', you have come to the right place. Our networking events and curated networking provides strategic visibility and are open to all member companies. TechBreeze
: This exclusive social event, held at great locations throughout the city, leaves the networking in your hands. These ITA member’s only receptions are made for people who are interested in networking, collaboration and conversations about technology and innovation. Always a popular event, especially in the summer TechBreeze attendees work in a wide variety of tech companies and enjoy the chance to build important relationships, discover new resources and expand their network. CityLIGHTS Awards
: Celebrate collaboration, innovation and local success stories at the ITA’s annual CityLIGHTS Awards Gala. This awards dinner brings together over 700 of the who’s who in technology, business, government and, academics! We honor the local tech industry and recognize some of the great companies who call Chicago home. Held in the spring, this is the social event of the season for tech advocates. ITA members receive a discount off the ticket price and there are several sponsorships aimed at brand visibility and corporate awareness.Golf Tournament
: The Annual ITA Golf Tournament brings together members of the technology community for a fun afternoon of golf and networking while increasing the visibility of your company to the tech community. The event is held in August, annually, and offers great opportunities to get to know your fellow techies while playing a round of 18 holes. Discounted fees are given to members of ITA.CollaborationPoint
: ITA also offers its members the personal introduction. Hey, we all send e-intros, but sometimes you want to know that they you are reaching out to the right person. We can do both through our knowledge and curated networking. Tell us what you need, what kind of expertise you are looking for, and we will hook you up!
Networking events are a great way to expand your circle of influence!