Tag: tech

Chicago becomes a hot spot for technology entrepreneurs and incubator spaces

According to a recent article from the Wall Street Journal, Chicago has recently become home to a number of co-working spaces and incubators, for entrepreneur-types who are looking for places to establish their technology ideas in physical spaces. Pointing to the successes of Groupon and GrubHub, the WSJ article mentioned a list of newly formed... Read more »

High tech Chicago opera takes a unique futuristic approach

High tech Chicago opera takes a unique futuristic approach
Chicago Opera Theater opened a new, high tech themed opera on Saturday, April 2nd. Entitled “Death and the Powers”, the performance utilizes sets and technology developed by the MIT Media Lab. The first performance was held this Saturday at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance in Millennium Park. The libretto was texted by U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky, and with music by... Read more »

Social media and tech events for the week of February 14

Chicago’s Social Media Club will be showing some love this Valentine’s Day week. On Thursday, February 17, from 5:30pm to 8:30pm, Social Media Club will present the “NOW Revolution Book Tour.” at the SYNC Technology Center at 322 S. Green Street, Ste. 300 in Chicago. The club welcomes one of their original members of Social Media Club Chicago, Amber... Read more »

Social Media Tech socials for the week of October 4

There’s a nice batch of Chicago technology conferences and happenings cooked up and ready to serve on this first full week of October. First up is the of the Chicago TechExpo 2010. This conference, being established this year for small businesses, “was created to introduce and connect small business owners to technology solutions to help... Read more »

Weekly Social Media Tech Socials for week of August 23

  This week look to be a busy one with the Social Media Masters’ summit happening along with a few other social media networking events adding to the pace. Social Media Masters’ Summit looks to bring a wealth of information and interesting speakers to the mix. Taking place at the Blackstone Hotel’s Chrystal Ball Room on August... Read more »