AMA Chicago’s Connex networking events are the place to be! You’ll meet up with colleagues, friends, entrepreneurs, and creative professionals from the best companies in the Midwest. Mix, mingle, make connections, reconnect with friends, and build your network at the premiere marketing networking event in Chicago.

Upcoming Connex Events

Connex at evolveHer

Wednesday, May 15
5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

evolveHer
358 W. Ontario, #3W
Chicago, IL 60654

Sponsored by:

We’re bringing together colleagues, friends, entrepreneurs and creative professionals from the best companies in the Midwest. Meet your AMA Chicago Chapter Board and learn about what we’ve got planned for you. Mingle with current and prospective AMA members or chat up the leadership team over drinks in a casual setting. Simply bring yourself, your charm and your business cards.

New: Roundtables

We’re making networking easier and focused on sharing your marketing skills. This event features four roundtables, each dedicated to a popular marketing topic and hosted by a thought leader. Join this small group discussion to share your knowledge and gain new insights from your peers. Rotate tables every 15 minutes, stick with one, or opt out – traditional networking is always an option. Details to come on Roundtables at this event.

Table 1

Amplifying Brand Loyalty: From UX to CX to HX

Hosted by:
50,000feet

Table 2

Digital Marketing for Nonprofits

Hosted by:
Stephanie Rath
Vice President, Marketing and Brand Management
YMCA of the USA

Table 3

Dos and Don’ts for Agile Research

Hosted by:
Kathy Alexander
Founder & Chief Strategist
Beagle Insight, Inc.

Table 4

New Biz Dev via The New Thought Leadership

Hosted by:
Chuck Kent
Chief Conversation Officer
Lead the Conversation

Past Connex Events

March 13, 2019 – Connex at evolveHer

Connex at EvolveHer

Wednesday, March 13
5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

EvolveHer
358 W. Ontario, #3W
Chicago, IL 60654

Sponsored by:

New: Roundtables

We’re making networking easier and focused on sharing your marketing skills. This event features four roundtables, each dedicated to a popular marketing topic and hosted by a thought leader. Join this small group discussion to share your knowledge and gain new insights from your peers. Rotate tables every 15 minutes, stick with one, or opt out – traditional networking is always an option. Roundtables at this event will be:

Marketing Team of One
Discussion Moderator:
Thom Duncan
Director, Integrated Marketing
American Board of Medical Specialties

Paid Search: Google and Others
Discussion Moderator:
Jim Bilello
President
US Marketing, Inc.

Brand Stewardship
Discussion Moderator:
Chris Ertel
Co-founder & Partner
Contrast

Leveraging Live Video
Discussion Moderator:
Stacy Goebel
Social Marketing Director
StudioNorth

May 9, 2018 – Connex at Level Office River North

Connect with AMA Chicago at Connex!

Date: Wednesday, May 9
Time: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Location: Level Office River North, 420 W. Huron, Chicago, IL 60603

Sponsored by:

We’re bringing together colleagues, friends, entrepreneurs, and creative professionals from the best companies in the Midwest. In this casual setting, you’ll mingle with current and prospective AMA members, enjoy informative conversations about hot marketing topics and expand your network! Simply bring yourself, your charm and your business cards.

Space for this event is limited to 70 people and is expected to sell out. Register now to reserve your spot at this exciting networking activity! Want to register for free? Join AMA Chicago as a member.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 – Connex at Level Office

Connect with AMA Chicago at Connex!

Date: Wednesday, March 28
Time: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Location: Level Office, 73 West Monroe Street, Chicago, IL 60603
Sponsored by:

We’re bringing together colleagues, friends, entrepreneurs, and creative professionals from the best companies in the Midwest. In this casual setting, you’ll mingle with current and prospective AMA members, enjoy informative conversations about hot marketing topics and expand your network! Simply bring yourself, your charm and your business cards.

Need a new LinkedIn profile picture? There will be a headshot booth available for you at the event, provided by Organic Headshots!

Space for this event is limited to 70 people and is expected to sell out. Register now to reserve your spot at this exciting networking activity!

January 10, 2018 – Connex at Level Office River North

Connect with AMA Chicago at Connex!

Sponsored by

We’re bringing together colleagues, friends, entrepreneurs, and creative professionals from the best companies in the Midwest. In this casual setting, you’ll mingle with current and prospective AMA members, enjoy informative conversations about hot marketing topics and expand your network! Simply bring yourself, your charm and your business cards.

Space for this event is limited to 70 people and is expected to sell out. Register now to reserve your spot at this exciting networking activity!

Location
Level Office – River North
420 W Huron Street
Chicago, IL 60654

Date and Time
Wednesday, January 10
5:30 to 7:30pm

October 4, 2017 – Connex at Level Office

Connect with AMA Chicago at Connex!

Sponsored by

We’re bringing together colleagues, friends, entrepreneurs, and creative professionals from the best companies in the Midwest. In this casual setting, you’ll mingle with current and prospective AMA members, enjoy informative conversations about hot marketing topics and expand your network! Simply bring yourself, your charm and your business cards.

Space for this event is limited to 70 people and is expected to sell out. Register now to reserve your spot at this exciting networking activity!

Location
Level Office
318 W Adams Street, 16th floor
Chicago, IL 60606

Date and Time
Wednesday, October 4
5:30 to 7:30pm

August 23, 2017 – Connex at Level Office

Connect with AMA Chicago at Connex!

We’re bringing together colleagues, friends, entrepreneurs, and creative professionals from the best companies in the Midwest. In this casual setting, you’ll mingle with current and prospective AMA members, enjoy informative conversations about hot marketing topics and expand your network! Simply bring yourself, your charm and your business cards.

Location
Level Office
73 W. Monroe St.
Chicago, IL 60603

Date and Time
Wednesday, August 23
5:30 to 7:30pm

This event is sold out! View our other upcoming events.

May 24, 2017 - Connex at AMA Headquarters

Connect with Chicago AMA at Connex!

We’re bringing together colleagues, friends, entrepreneurs, and creative professionals from the best companies in the Midwest.

Meet the AMA National Staff and the Chicago Chapter Board Members. Mingle with current and prospective AMA members – creative professionals from the best companies in the Midwest. Enjoy informative and informal conversations about the hot marketing topics. Expand your network

Location
AMA Headquarters
130 E. Randolph
22nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60611

Date and Time
Wednesday, May 24
5:30 to 7:30p.m.

March 28, 2017 - Connex at Sprout Social

Connect with Chicago AMA at Connex!

We’re bringing together colleagues, friends, entrepreneurs, and creative professionals from the best companies in the Midwest.

Mingle with current and prospective AMA members or chat up the leadership team over drinks in a casual setting. Simply bring yourself, a little charm and your business cards.

Location
Sprout Social
131 S. Dearborn St.
Ste. 700
Chicago, IL 60603

Date and Time
Tuesday, March 28
5:30 to 7:30 p.m.


January 25, 2017 - Connex at Workspring

Connect with Chicago AMA at Connex!

After the holidays, keep the cheer going by sharing stories, networking, and connecting with other Chicago-area professionals. We’re bringing together colleagues, friends, entrepreneurs, and creative professionals from the best companies in the Midwest.

At Connex, mingle with current and prospective AMA members or chat up the leadership team over drinks in a casual setting. Simply bring yourself, a little charm, and your business cards.

Location
Workspring
30 W. Monroe St., Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60603

Date and Time
Wednesday, January 25
5:30 to 7:30 p.m.