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BABC Transatlantic Conference: Navigating the New World

The 2017 Transatlantic Conference is a practical recognition of broad volatility across markets, economies, governance and borders. In parallel, it is a much-needed investigation and celebration of the thought leadership across the breadth of the 22-city BABC family, throughout the US, Canada and UK.


WHEN: Wednesday, May 10 - 11, 2017

WHERE: (multiple locations)

University Club

Shedd Aquarium

Art Institute

Opening Reception Keynote:

Brad Keywell, Co-Founder, Uptake Technologies, Groupon, MediaOcean, Echo Global Logistics

Conference Welcoming Speaker:

Clive Christison, Vice President, Pipelines, Supply & Optimization

Conference Speakers: 

Penny Pritzker, Chairman, PSP Capital Partners, 38th US Secretary of Commerce

Deborah L. DeHaas, Vice Chairman, Deloitte

Gala Dinner Welcome Speaker:

Martin Slark, Vice Chairman & CEO, Molex

Gala Dinner Keynote:

JB Pritzker, Chairman, Pritzker Group

Gala Dinner Speaker:

PJ O'Rourke, American political satirist & journalist

Earlier Event: May 6
Scottish American History Forum