LES 2017 Annual Meeting

Meeting Highlights

Take Me Out To The Ball Game
Sunday, October 22, 2017
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Join attendees for a sport themed opening reception. This leads us neatly into the initial sessions of the meeting which will examine the value of brand licensing today.  Wear your favorite jersey or just come as you are! Chicago Chapter will be the host for an evening of sports talks, photo opportunities, culminating in the Chapter Awards.

Monday Opening Keynote Speaker the incomparable Kai Kight, Inventor, Composer, Speaker and Violinist!
October 23, 2017
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

As a classical violinist turned innovative composer, Kai Kight uses music as a metaphor to inspire individuals and organizations across the world to compose paths of imagination and fulfillment. Kai is on a mission to spark a global mindset shift in which ingenuity is the norm, not the exception. In his emotionally powerful presentations, Kai performs mesmerizing original music and vulnerably shares stories from his own transformation as an artist. Kai translates these insights into takeaways that audiences can easily infuse into their own lives and work environments.

Gala Dinner
Monday, October 23, 2017
Licensing in Blues Alley
6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Chicago, Chicago that kind of a Town
7:30 PM – 10:00 PM

The evening will kick-off with a Licensing in Blues Alley cocktail hour following a dinner that recreates the atmosphere and opulence of Chicago in the 1920s. After five evening attire, flapper dresses and gangster suits optional!

LES Make A Deal Networking Event
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

A great Sector networking and fun filled evening. The event will be set up to allow networking with attendees from your sector; you can also try your luck at our LES gaming tables.