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Upcoming Events

​​​​​​​​​​For highlights and photos of recent Chaddick programs, please click here.​​​​

Thursday, December 12, 2019 from 9 a.m. to noon
Equity, Wind & Fire: Dealing with Climate Change in Commercial Development & Land-Use Planning
Join us for our annual conference with the DePaul Real Estate Center as we explore emerging "best practice", policy developments, and innovations designed to contend with mounting risk associated with climate and weather issues. An expert panel will offer insights about how building codes, site plans and financial planning and underwriting are evolving to contend with the growing certainty. Location: Room 8005, DePaul Center, 1 E Jackson Blvd. Cost is $50. Cli​ck here to register or for more information.

Friday, December 13, 2019 from 5:15 to 6 p.m.
Reception for Release of 2019 Illinois Municipal Policy Journal
Everyone is welcome at the Chaddick Institute to celebrate the release of this year's Illinois Municipal Policy Journal, a collaboration with the Illinois Municipal League. Light refreshments served. This free event will be held in our Reception Area, 14 E. Jackson Blvd., Suite 1600. Click here​ to see the impressive array of articles from previous journals. Email​ to RSVP. 

Thursday, December 19, 2019 from 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Chaddick Institute Holiday Reception
Join the Chaddick team and friends for our annual holiday reception at our office, 14 E. Jackson Blvd., Suite 1600, as we reflect on another successful year of research and events, and look forward to 2020. Light refreshments will be served along with a side of good discussion and revelry! Free. Please contact​ with questions or to RSVP. ​

​Thursday, March 12, 2020 to Friday, March 13, 2020 in Jersey City, NJ
ransportation Research Forum (TRF) - National Conference
We invite you to join the delegation from Chaddick and TRF's Chicago chapter at this highly anticipated conference on March 12 - 13, 2020 in Jersey City, NJ. There will be special activities for graduate students as well as tours and outings. To learn about conference, click here​.  For information about the Chicago delegation, email