Ireland Network USA will host all of the IN chapters across the USA and interested parties at the Drake Hotel in Chicago from September 14th through September 17th, 2017.
With chapters in 22 cities and more than 5000 members all across the USA, Irish Network USA is the most active and diverse organization engaging the "Global Irish" through business, culture, education and sport.
INUSA17 is an opportunity for Irish, Irish Americans and "friends" of Ireland from all over the US to hear from well known speakers from Ireland and the US and engage in high impact networking."
Attendees can attend all or parts of the conference.
Those who attend can network with INUSA members from across the United States, attend social events which include a river cruise, film festival and a networking dinner. Speakers and panels on topics on business, the arts and culture will be held as well.
Thursday, September 14th
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Hosted by Deborah Ryder and Simon and Rachel McCormac
Location Given Upon Registration
Welcome Comments By James Sheehan, President, IN Chicago
Friday September 15th
INUSA17 Conference Registration Drake Hotel
140 East Walton Place
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m
INUSA Plenary Session
Welcome to Chicago - Consul General Brian O'Brien
INUSA Roll Call
"Who is Irish America?" with Liam Kennedy Director Clinton School for American Studies at UCD
INUSA Conversation with Senator Billy Lawless
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
INUSA Networking Lunch
1:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m - 9:00 p.m.
Chicago River Cruise Hosted by IN Chicago
Saturday September 16th
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
INUSA Mini Film Festival
Sunday September, 17th
10:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m.
INUSA 17 Farewell Brunch at the Farmhouse | 228 W Chicago Ave
INUSA Conference Package ($119)
Includes Friday conference sessions, film festival and brunch
Friday Conference Sessions ($89)
Chicago River Cruise
IN Mini Film Fest ($19)
Chicago River Cruise ($89)
Farewell Brunch ($29)
Book Room at the Drake