The AWESOME Symposium – a special event for senior women leaders in supply chain – offers the opportunity for connecting, collaborating, learning and inspiration.
Regular Registration Begins April 1 | $1095
Thank you to McDonald’s, our 2020 Host Partner
Wednesday, June 10
|Location||McDonald’s Headquarters in Chicago’s West Loop|
|Early morning through lunch||
Best Practice Sharing Session
|12:00PM – 3:00PM||
Symposium Check-in, materials and badge pick-up
Lunch on your own in surrounding neighborhood
Networking and activities, including various optional, no-cost activities such as beauty services and designer clothing & jewelry trunk shows are being planned.
Special Optional Activity: Elevate Your Personal Brand
Limited capacity and cost of $50/person
Two-hour workshop with D.B. Wienke, founder and CEO of ResumeLinkUp.com. Bring your laptop or tablet for active learning on how to upgrade your LinkedIn presence and digital personal brand.
Sign-up for this activity will be available during Symposium Registration, opening the week of January 27 and will close when capacity is filled.
|3:00PM – 5:00PM||
Symposium Kick-off and Welcome from McDonald’s leaders
|5:15PM – 7:15PM||
Thursday, June 11
|6:45AM||AWESOME Run/walk – Optional activity
No additional cost; no sign-up required
|Location||Morgan Manufacturing Event Center in Chicago’s West Loop|
|8:00AM – 5:15PM||Breakfast
Reception and closing celebration
Friday, June 12
Optional Chicago experiences – Sign-up will be available as part of Symposium Registration, opening the week of January 27, and will be closed when capacity is filled.
Additional cost of $95
- Bespoke Cuisine Cooking Class
Choose an interesting and unique food experience – part cooking class and part party. Prepare and enjoy six savory appetizers and a dessert in this establishment on “Restaurant Row.”10:00 am – 1:00 pm, $95 per person, limited capacity.
- Chicago Architectural Foundation Tour and Boat Cruise
Choose this two-part tour focusing on what makes Chicago famous for its architecture. First, a private tour of the new Architecture Center, then a docent-guided cruise along the Chicago River.10:00 am – 12:30 pm, $95 per person, limited capacity.
- West Loop/Fulton Market Walking Food Tour
Sign up to stroll through the neighborhood while sampling the signature dishes of five specialty food stores. Chicago Food Planet is the top-rated food & drink experience provider in Chicago.10:30 am – 1:30 pm, $95 per person, limited capacity.
Invitations will be e-mailed to AWESOME leaders and are non-transferrable.
Hotel and Travel Information will be available at time of Registration.