2015-2016 Club Year

 

Listed below is the most recent schedule of meeting dates and tentative speakers for the 2015-2016 Commercial Club year. This page will be updated as future speakers are confirmed.
 
**SPECIAL MEETING**
Friday, July 17, 2015
Breakfast

"Breakfast with the Stanley Cup"
W. Rockwell Wirtz
President, Wirtz Corporation 
Chairman, Chicago Blackhawks 

7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Chicago Club
 
Tuesday, September 15, 2015  Luncheon

"10th Anniversary of O’Hare Modernization Program"
Ginger S. Evans
Commissioner, Chicago Department of Aviation 

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The Chicago Club
 
Wednesday, October 28, 2015  Luncheon

Timothy L. Killeen
President, University of Illinois 

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The Chicago Club
Thursday, November 19, 2015 Luncheon

Annual Veterans Recognition Program
Anthony K. Odierno
Board Chairman, Wounded Warrier Project 
Vice President, Veterans & Military Affairs, JPMorgan Chase 

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The Chicago Club
 
Thursday, December 17, 2015 Annual Family Dinner

Norah O'Donnell
Co-Host of CBS This Morning 
Former Chief White House Correspondent, CBS News

6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
The Four Seasons
 
Thursday, January 14, 2016 Luncheon

Arne Duncan
Former U.S. Secretary of Education

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The Chicago Club
 
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 Luncheon

Thomas S. Ricketts
Executive Chairman, Chicago Cubs 

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The Chicago Club
 
Monday, March 21, 2016 Luncheon

Diane Swonk
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, DS Economics 

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The Chicago Club
 
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
**Please note date change from April 21st**
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 Luncheon

John Boehner
Former Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives 

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The Chicago Club
 
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 Luncheon

Vernon Jordan
Senior Managing Director, Lazard Freres & Company 
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP



12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
 The Chicago Club

 

Thursday, June 23, 2016 Luncheon

Hon. Anne M. Burke
Justice, Illinois Supreme Court, 1st Judicial District 



12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
 The Chicago Club

 

Note: These meetings are by invitation only. They are not open to the public or media unless otherwise noted.