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Microsoft Chicago

FOCUS AREAS

WBC AND MICROSOFT STRATEGIC COLLABORATION

Support Emerging & Mature Sectors in

Deploy Assets to Align with

Connect Chicago

Connect Chicago is a unique collaboration of citywide partners centered on making Chicago the most connected and skilled digital city in America.
Microsoft, a Connect Chicago sponsor, provides their expertise and resources to cultivate a technology-rich ecosystem for residents, small businesses, and more.

“Microsoft’s partnership with World Business Chicago and Connect Chicago represents a significant opportunity to positively impact Chicago’s neighborhoods. Digital skills are key to economic success in the 21st century and we appreciate what this alliance aims to accomplish in our local communities – Shelley Stern Grach, Director + Community Advocate, Microsoft Chicago

ChicagoNEXT

ChicagoNEXT is World Business Chicago’s council of technology leaders representing a dedicated effort to drive growth and opportunity in the business climate related to science, technology, innovation and entrepreneurship.
ChicagoNEXT seeks to positively impact new venture formation in Chicago and to accelerate the growth and/or expansion of established businesses across focus areas:

CleanTech

Web/Mobile

BioScience

FinTech

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