Chautauqua: Exploring Regional Connections

Date(s) - June 16, 2023
7:00 am - 7:30 pm

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Join us for the first-ever Chautauqua in Northwest Indiana!

12 Speakers + 3 Cities + 3 Tours + 3 Programs + 1 Happy Hour = ONE INCREDIBLE DAY

Spend an immersive day with us, learning first-hand how Northwest Indiana’s economic future is built upon its natural beauty, transportation, industry, and proximity to Chicago. Over the last several years, Northwest Indiana has purposefully collaborated across agencies and municipalities to lay the foundation for meaningful growth. Today, this region is comprised of global, national, and regional businesses and represents more than $40 billion in commerce.

The full day bus tour includes stops in Hammond, Gary, and Michigan City and features a dozen all-star regional guest speakers. Hear how rail and data infrastructure will accelerate the connection of regional assets, while growing population, jobs, and industry. See how catalytic investment spurs adaptive reuse, TOD housing, and mega developments. No matter your area of expertise, the day promises to offer something for everyone.

The BUS TRIP will start and end at Union Station, Chicago.

Registration fee includes roundtrip bus transportation, walking tours, meals, and networking reception. The BUS TRIP will take place rain or shine. Please wear comfortable shoes suitable for the walking tours.