2016-2017 Club Year

 

Listed below is the most recent schedule of meeting dates and tentative speakers for the 2016-2017 Commercial Club year. This page will be updated as future speakers are confirmed.
Monday, September 26, 2016  Luncheon

Mayor Rahm Emanuel
City of Chicago 

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

Karl Rove
Political Strategist, Former Deputy Chief of Staff, and Senior Advisor to President Bush 

And

Jim Messina
Democratic Political Strategist, Campaign Manager, & Former Deputy Chief of Staff To President Obama

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The Chicago Club
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 Luncheon

Annual Veterans Recognition Program

Scott P. Moore
Rear Admiral of the United States Navy

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The Chicago Club
 
Monday, December 12, 2016 Annual Family Dinner

Rick Reilly
Sportswriter, Columnist and Author

6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
The Four Seasons
 
Thursday, January 12, 2017 Luncheon

Dr. Larry J. Goodman
Chief Executive Officer, Rush University Medical Center
President, Rush University

And

Rev. Dr. Michael Pfleger
Senior Pastor, St. Sabina Church

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The Chicago Club
 
Thursday, February 16, 2017 Luncheon

Austan D. Goolsbee
Robert P. Gwinn Professor of Economics, University of Chicago Booth School of Business

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The Chicago Club
 
Thursday, March 16, 2017 Luncheon

Tom Kartsotis
Founder, Shinola

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The Chicago Club
 
Thursday, April 6, 2017
**Please note date change from April 27th**
Luncheon

Madeleine K. Albright
Former U.S. Secretary of State
Chair, Albright Stonebridge Group

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
JW Marriott Chicago
151 West Adams Street
Grand Ballroom
 
Monday, May 22, 2017
**Please note date change from May 23rd**
Luncheon


 



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

 

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 Luncheon




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.