President’s Circle Programs
Chicago Council leadership members and top donors enjoy greater interaction and in-depth experiences with experts and leaders whose views help shape the world. The following programs are open exclusively to members of the President’s Circle, Directors’ Circle, Chairman’s Circle and members of the Council’s Board of Directors.
Lunch with US Ambassador to the Republic of Lithuania
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 11:45 a.m.
The Honorable Deborah McCarthy
The Chicago Club
81 East Van Buren Street
Chicago, IL 60605
Members $50 | Exclusively for members of the Board of Directors, Chairman’s Circle, Corporate Principals, Directors’ Circle, and President’s Circle
General Zinni: How America Can Win or Lose off the Battlefield
Thursday, September 25, 2014 5:30 p.m.
General Tony Zinni (Ret.), Former Commander-in-Chief, US Central Command; in conversation with Ivo H. Daalder, President, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs
Pritzker Military Museum & Library
104 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL, 60603
Complimentary | Exclusively for members of the Board of Directors, Chairman’s Circle, Corporate Principals, Directors’ Circle, and President’s Circle
Conservative Internationalism: The Revival of the Neglected Foreign Policy
Thursday, October 2, 2014 7:30 a.m.
Henry R. Nau, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs; Director, US-Japan-South Korea Legislative Exchange Program, Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University
The Chicago Council on Global Affairs
332 S. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1100
Chicago, IL 60604
Members $10 | Exclusively for members of the Board of Directors, Chairman’s Circle, Corporate Principals, Directors’ Circle, and President’s Circle
Invitational Dinner with Martin Wolf
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Martin Wolf, Chief Economics Commentator and Associate Editor, Financial Times
The Standard Club
320 S. Plymouth Court
Chicago, IL 60604
Members $130 | Exclusively for members of the Board of Directors, Chairman’s Circle, Directors’ Circle, President’s Circle, and Corporate Principals.
US-Canada Energy Summit
October 16-17, 2014
Jean Charest, former Premier of Québec, Canada, Partner, McCarthy Tétrault; David Jacobson, former US Ambassador to Canada, Vice Chairman, BMO Financial Group; and more
Sofitel Chicago Water Tower Hotel
20 East Chestnut St
Chicago, IL 60611
$50 Members | $75 Nonmembers
members enjoy unique benefits that include:
- free admission and reserved seating for all public programs
- invitations to private dinners and receptions with guest speakers
- exclusive programs and discussions throughout the year
Benefits at this level are for two members of the same household. Learn more.