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NUBAA Summit and Salute to Excellence Gala
May 4 - May 6$20 - $2750
Registration is non-refundable and non-transferable
Commemorative Summit Schedule
All events at Swissotel unless otherwise indicated.
Friday, May 4th
|3:00 pm||Check-in at Swissotel Chicago|
|6:15 pm||Depart for Opening Reception Dinner Cruise
Roundtrip transportation from the Swissotel to Navy Pier. Allow time to travel down boardwalk to ship.
|7:00 pm||Opening Reception
Watch the sun set against the Chicago skyline while enjoying dinner, drinks and dancing aboard the Mystic Blue. Departure promptly at 7 pm.
|Saturday, May 5th|
|7:00 am – 3:00 pm||Innovation Lounge
Connect with attendees, partner with corporate exhibitors, decompress or catch-up on the latest happenings.
|7:00 am||Breakfast Soiree|
|9:00 am||Morning Motivation Speaker
Get inspired and gain valuable insights from an industry leader.
|10:00 am||Entrepreneurship Seminar
Take in advice and strategies from multi-company business owners and procurement professionals who are looking to help you help yourself on your quest for entrepreneurial success.
|11:00 am||Philanthropy Seminar
Learn how investing in others can pay off in personal, professional and financial dividends.
|12:00 pm||NUBAA President’s Next Level Luncheon
Learn what is on the NUBAA horizon and celebrate the Emerging Leader award.
|12:30 pm||MOVIE PREMIERE
Enjoy the debut screening of the documentary film “The Takeover: The Revolution of the Black Experience at Northwestern University”.
|1:30 pm||Documentary Panel Discussion
Discussion of the film and its impact on Northwestern then and now featuring stars of stage and screen and celebrity film makers.
|5:30 pm||Purple Carpet Cocktail Reception
Have your photo taken on the “purple carpet”, as you mingle and take in panoramic views of Chicago.
|7:00 pm||Salute to Excellence Gala Dinner & Awards
Join us we honor some NUBAA members that have distinguished themselves in their career and community service.
|Sunday, May 6th|
|10:00 am||Celebrity Golf Outing
Team up with celebrities, media personalities and others for a round of golf, lunch and awards at Glencoe Country Club.
|12:30 pm||Fashion Show Luncheon
Private lunch and fashion show at Neiman Marcus.
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