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February 2018
February 1 11:30 am

Each year, we host the Chairman's Lunch to officially introduce our new Chairman of the Board...

Each year, we host the Chairman's Lunch to officially introduce our new Chairman of the Board and to convene and engage area business leaders about timely topics and issues. Please plan to join us as we highlight the importance of continued collaboration as we move our city forward.

Chairman's Lunch 2018

TOPIC: Place Possibilities: Wichita's Next Big Vision 

This year's program will include a panel discussion about a vision for Wichita's future. Chief among the discussion would be conversation about public spaces, in particular riverfront development and engaging community members in defining our city's future. Panelists are listed below. 

Ebony Clemons-Ajibolade, Westar Energy, Moderator
Ben Hutton, Hutton Construction
Mayor Jeff Longwell, City of Wichita
Susie Santo, Visit Wichita
Commissioner Dave Unruh, Sedgwick County
Zach Wiggins, Young Professionals of Wichita (YPW) Chair
Bill Wood, Wichita Regional Chamber of Commerce Chair

 

This community event is open to the public.

$50 for Chamber Member
$60 for General Admission
$650 for Corporate Table Sponsor (8 tickets & Sponsorship Benefits) 

REGISTRATION INFORMATION: Names of attendees will be required prior to the event. If registering online and the names of attendees are not known, please enter TBD

 

Presenting Sponsor - Grant Thornton LLP

Host Sponsor - INTRUST Bank Arena

Video Partner - Wichita Educational Foundation

Silver Sponsors - Black Hills Energy | Cornejo & Sons, Inc.Delta Dental of Kansas, Inc. | Fidelity Bank | Foulston Siefkin, LLP | Golden Plains Credit Union | High Touch Technologies | Koch Industries, Inc.Professional Engineering Consultants, P.A. | TranSystems Corporation

Chairman's Circle - Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. | Koch Industries, Inc. | Cox

Presidential Partners - INTRUST Bank | Textron Aviation | Fidelity Bank

Corporate Tables - 6 Meridian | Automation-Plus, Inc. | Bank of AmericaBKD, LLP | Commerce BankCox Machine, Inc.Davis-Moore Automotive, Inc. | Eby ConstructionEmprise Bank | Envision, Inc. | GLMV Architecture | Hall's Culligan Water Conditioning | Hutton Construction | Legacy Bank | Lubrication Engineers, Inc. | Martin Pringle Oliver Wallace & Bauer, LLP | Meritrust Credit Union | Sedgwick CountySpirit AeroSystems | Westar Energy | Wichita State University Foundation | Workforce Alliance of South Central Kansas, Inc.

For questions regarding this event – please contact: Rachel Douglass at 316.268.1127 or rdouglass@wichitachamber.org

Registrants of Chamber events agree to allow the Chamber and its official photographer to photograph them in the context of the event. Footage captured by the official Chamber photographer may be posted on social media, shared with media outlets, and/or used in future print and electronic promotional materials.  

February 1 5:30 pm

For more information on this event visit www.ypwichita.org.

Respecting the privacy of all...

For more information on this event visit www.ypwichita.org.

Respecting the privacy of all members, YPW discourages the solicitation of goods; services; and educational, promotional, or employment opportunities at all YPW events, activities, and programs. In short, please bring your business cards, not your brochures, samples, or other promotional items.

Registrants of YPW events agree to allow YPW and its official photographer(s) to photograph them in the context of the event. Footage captured by the official YPW photographer may be posted on social media, shared with media outlets, and/or used in future print and electronic promotional materials. For questions or concerns, please call 316.268.1171 or email acabral@wichitachamber.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

February 6 5:00 pm

Joing us for an upscale evening well attended by legislators and business people alike. It is...

Joing us for an upscale evening well attended by legislators and business people alike. It is the perfect opportunity to visit one-on-one with members of the entire Kansas Legislature, the people who shape legislative policy.

 

 

 

 

February 8 12:00 pm

Grab a bite to eat and work the room while meeting new people and developing new client...

Grab a bite to eat and work the room while meeting new people and developing new client prospects. Find resources and be a resource to others. This is a perfect opportunity to build your business connections.  A lunch of heavy appetizers will be provided with the $10 registration fee. Attendance is an exclusive benefit for Chamber members.

HOST: Paint the Towne - East

Registrants of Chamber events agree to allow the Chamber and its official photographer to photograph them in the context of the event. Footage captured by the official Chamber photographer may be posted on social media, shared with media outlets, and/or used in future print and electronic promotional materials. 

February 8 5:30 pm

For more information on this event visit www.ypwichita.org.

Respecting the privacy of all...

For more information on this event visit www.ypwichita.org.

Respecting the privacy of all members, YPW discourages the solicitation of goods; services; and educational, promotional, or employment opportunities at all YPW events, activities, and programs. In short, please bring your business cards, not your brochures, samples, or other promotional items.

Registrants of YPW events agree to allow YPW and its official photographer(s) to photograph them in the context of the event. Footage captured by the official YPW photographer may be posted on social media, shared with media outlets, and/or used in future print and electronic promotional materials. For questions or concerns, please call 316.268.1171 or email acabral@wichitachamber.org.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

February 15 7:30 am

Taking Care of Business seminars are educational programs, and an opportunity to learn from...

Taking Care of Business seminars are educational programs, and an opportunity to learn from industry leaders. Here's the information about this month's session:

TOPIC: TBD

HOST: TBD

Target Audience: Business owners and managers

Breakfast is included in price of seminar

Registrants of Chamber events agree to allow the Chamber and its official photographer to photograph them in the context of the event. Footage captured by the official Chamber photographer may be posted on social media, shared with media outlets, and/or used in future print and electronic promotional materials. 

February 19 11:30 am

For more information on this event visit www.ypwichita.org.

Respecting the privacy of all...

For more information on this event visit www.ypwichita.org.

Respecting the privacy of all members, YPW discourages the solicitation of goods; services; and educational, promotional, or employment opportunities at all YPW events, activities, and programs. In short, please bring your business cards, not your brochures, samples, or other promotional items.

Registrants of YPW events agree to allow YPW and its official photographer(s) to photograph them in the context of the event. Footage captured by the official YPW photographer may be posted on social media, shared with media outlets, and/or used in future print and electronic promotional materials. For questions or concerns, please call 316.268.1171 or email acabral@wichitachamber.org.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

February 21 7:30 am

The Sunrise Scrambler is an excellent opportunity to enjoy an early morning breakfast and...

The Sunrise Scrambler is an excellent opportunity to enjoy an early morning breakfast and business program. Attendees to these monthly breakfasts can meet other business people in the community and gain information on topics pertaining to today's business world from guest speakers. Events are held at different member locations each month and attendance is an exclusive benefit of Chamber Membership. Here's the information about this month's session:

TOPIC: Work-Life Balance in This Hyper-Life

Presentation Takeaways:
a.) How to achieve work life balance before 9 a.m. each day
b.) Ten ways to boost your productivity
c.) How to create balance for your employees

PRESENTER: Cathy McClain, Dauntless Leadership, LLC

Walk-ups $20 | space permitting

Registrants of Chamber events agree to allow the Chamber and its official photographer to photograph them in the context of the event. Footage captured by the official Chamber photographer may be posted on social media, shared with media outlets, and/or used in future print and electronic promotional materials. 

February 22 4:30 pm

In partnership with Watermark Books & Cafe, we'll be hosting Daniel Pink for an author talk and...

In partnership with Watermark Books & Cafe, we'll be hosting Daniel Pink for an author talk and signing of When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing on Thursday, February 22.

Daniel H. Pink, the #1 bestselling author of Drive and To Sell Is Human, unlocks the scientific secrets to good timing to help you flourish at work, school and home. Timing, it's often assumed, is an art. In When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing, Pink shows that timing is really a science. Drawing on a rich trove of research from psychology, biology, and economics, Pink reveals how best to live, work and succeed. How can we use hidden patterns of the day to build the ideal schedule? In When, Pink distills cutting-edge research and data on timing and synthesizes them into a fascinating, readable narrative packed with irresistible stories and practical takeaways that give readers compelling insights into how we can live richer, more engaged lives. 

TIMELINE:
4:30 p.m.: Networking
5:00 p.m.: Program begins
6:00 p.m.: Presentation ends + book signing begins
6:30 p.m.: Event ends 

The event will include complimentary heavy hors d'oeuvr and a cash bar. Each attendee will be provided a complimentary copy of When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing.

TICKETS
$40 Early bird rate (register by Feb. 12)
$50 rate (after Feb. 12)


*All tickets include a complimentary copy of When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing -- a $28 value. 

February 27 3:00 pm - NE corner of Douglas and Waco. Parking is available north of the Chamber building.

This is a Members Only event designed for new members, this session provides for attendees to...

This is a Members Only event designed for new members, this session provides for attendees to meet one-on-one in five-minute rotations where they describe their respective businesses, exchange business cards and pass on referrals. Whether a new member or an existing member getting engaged in the Chamber for the first time, this is an excellent opportunity to connect with other business professionals in a friendly, more personal environment.

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Registrants of Chamber events agree to allow the Chamber and its official photographer to photograph them in the context of the event. Footage captured by the official Chamber photographer may be posted on social media, shared with media outlets, and/or used in future print and electronic promotional materials.

February 27 5:30 pm

Learn more about this event at www.ypwichita.org.

Respecting the privacy of all members, YPW...

Learn more about this event at www.ypwichita.org.

Respecting the privacy of all members, YPW discourages the solicitation of goods; services; and educational, promotional, or employment opportunities at all YPW events, activities, and programs. In short, please bring your business cards, not your brochures, samples, or other promotional items.

Registrants of YPW events agree to allow YPW and its official photographer(s) to photograph them in the context of the event. Footage captured by the official YPW photographer may be posted on social media, shared with media outlets, and/or used in future print and electronic promotional materials. For questions or concerns, please call 316.268.1171 or email acabral@wichitachamber.org

 

 

 

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