ChicagoNEXT of World Business Chicago (WBC)

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Supported by a council of 250+ tech & innovation ecosystem leaders, ChicagoNEXT is the dedicated technology and innovation initiative for World Business Chicago (WBC), the City of Chicago's economic development organization. ChicagoNEXT drives inclusive growth and opportunity for the city's tech economy and innovation ecosystem through a portfolio of programs which includes Startup Chicago, the Chicago Venture Summit, and ThinkChicago. ChicagoNEXT activities includes tech companies and emerging startups in its own programs, and opportunities through WBC's business development and global strategy activities.