It’s that time of year again; the Hispanic Business Expo hosted by the IHCC is back! The Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is one of the biggest community groups of Hispanic business owners in Illinois and the Midwest. IHCC works with businesses and its owners, providing a vital one-on-one service designed to help businesses advance and progress. The IHCC has helped raise Hispanic business funds by more than $200 million in only a twenty-year period and the numbers continue to grow yearly! The Expo will be held on Thursday, August 29, 2013 here at Navy Pier.
The schedule of events starts with an opening breakfast from 7:45am to 9:50am and will be followed by a ribbon cutting ceremony. The exhibit floor will be open from 10am to 5pm. With more than 125 exhibitor’s on-hand, the exhibit is a wonderful opportunity to introduce your business to the market. Attendees will have the chance to meet customers face-to-face, while exhibiting your service, product, or business.
There will also be a variety of excellent workshops for attendees to partake in. The workshops go from 11am to 12:30pm and 2pm to 3:30pm. You can find a list of the workshops here. The expo will end with a closing reception taking place from 5pm to 7:30pm.
Are you an expo attendee? Then you might want to check out some of the attractions we have here at Navy Pier! Catch a special show of Cirque Shanghai: Dragon’s Thunder, take an architecture cruise down the Chicago River, see a movie at Navy Pier IMAX, or grab a beer and a bite to eat at one of our delicious restaurants! Between the expo and the Pier itself, you are in for one awesome day!
The Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce expo is sure to be a great learning experience for anyone in the area. If you still haven’t registered for a ticket yet, click here to do so. For the opening breakfast and closing ceremony tickets, click here. We look forward to seeing you all on August 29!