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Leading in the Age of Innovation: SIM Chicago September 7th

  • Merchandise Mart Plaza 222. W. Merchandise Mart Plaza - Suite 570 (5th Floor East.) Chicago, IL, 60654 United States (map)

In the age of IoT, self-driving cars, digitized platforms and artificial intelligence, what are the secrets to innovation leadership?   Hear from a panel of IT and business leaders from CDW, Bosch Connectory, Middleby, and Dais Technology as they share insights from their innovation journeys.  Spend an unique evening in the Connectory networking with your SIM colleagues as we kick off the 2017-2018 program year over appetizers and complimentary beverages (beer/wine).

Moderator – Rob McGillen (Founder Practically Digital, former Global CIO Grant Thornton)


  • Dennis Boecker (VP Innovation Bosch)
  • Jim Mitchel (VP Mktg CDW)
  • Jason Kolb (Founder Dais Technology, former CTO Uptake)
  • Roman Dumiak (Director Innovation Allstate)


6:00 - 6:45pm     Networking and Appetizers

6:45 – 7:00pm    Announcements and Intro to the Connectory

6:50 - 8:00pm     Panel Discussion

8:00pm                Adjourn

Special Thanks to Our Event Sponsors

Earlier Event: August 12
SIM Summer Social
Later Event: September 21
2017 SIM Chicago Fall Gala