Investing in Chicago's Future - Metropolitan Planning Council

Skip to main content

2015 Annual Luncheon
Investing in Chicago's Future

June 3, 2015, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

This is a past event

Regency Ballroom, Hyatt Regency Chicago
151 E. Wacker Dr., Chicago

Download to calendar

What does it mean to invest in Chicago?

Watch this short video to learn more about MPC, a regional problem solver for more than 80 years.

Please join the Metropolitan Planning Council at our 2015 Annual Luncheon on Wednesday, June 3, 2015, for a conversation with JB Pritzker on why he is confident about Chicago’s future. An entrepreneur, investor and philanthropist, Mr. Pritzker will discuss how Chicago has diversified its economy by enabling technology start-ups to thrive, thanks in part to the creation and success of 1871. He’ll discuss how venture capitalists, philanthropists and the public sector can further collaborate to support the continued evolution of the entrepreneurial economy and collectively advance our region's goals.

Andrew J. McKenna, chairman of McDonald's Corporation and Schwarz Supply Source, will present MPC's Champion Fighter Award to Miles D. White, chairman and CEO of Abbott, for his extraordinary civic contributions to our region.

This page can be found online at http://www.metroplanning.org/events/luncheon/detail/317

Metropolitan Planning Council 140 S. Dearborn St.
Suite 1400
Chicago, Ill. 60603
312 922 5616 info@metroplanning.org

Sign up for newsletter and alerts »

Shaping a better, bolder, more equitable future for everyone

For more than 85 years, the Metropolitan Planning Council (MPC) has partnered with communities, businesses, and governments to unleash the greatness of the Chicago region. We believe that every neighborhood has promise, every community should be heard, and every person can thrive. To tackle the toughest urban planning and development challenges, we create collaborations that change perceptions, conversations—and the status quo. Read more about our work »

Donate »