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  • Midwest Summits

  • Convening regional and national thought leaders and area chambers for conversations on four significant regional topics.
    These events will also be livestreamed to chambers, associations, schools, businesses and industry leaders across the Upper Midwest.


  • Economic Outlook

    Midwest Economic Outlook Summit
    Wednesday, February 8, 2023

    Developing and maintaining a vibrant economy is essential to the continued growth of the Midwest. The Midwest Economic Outlook Summit will bring together industry leaders and economic experts from across the Midwest to take part in a holistic discussion. Our nation recently faced a global recession, record U.S. unemployment and extreme economic uncertainty. This is an opportunity to learn about regional and national economic trends, examine factors that keep our region competitive and hear from industry leaders from across various sectors including agriculture, energy, health care, and more.

    2023 information coming soon

    2022 photo album | 2022 event recap

    2022 InForum story

  • Cybersecurity & Technology

    Midwest Cybersecurity & Tech Summit
    Thursday, August 17, 2023

    The intersection of technology across Midwestern industries is crucial to sustaining the region's competitive advantage. Communities must continue to prioritize technology and innovation to remain stable and secure. Whether it be on the farm, in the warehouse or in the storefront, industry leaders are taking the next step forward. The Midwest Cybersecurity & Technology Summit will bring together key lawmakers, industry leaders, and economic experts to take part in a cutting-edge discussion.

    2023 information coming soon

    2022 photo recap | 2022 event recap

    2022 InForum story

  • Agriculture

    Midwest Agriculture Summit
    Thursday, June 15, 2023

    Agriculture is a fundamental sector of the Midwestern economy. The Midwest Agriculture Summit will take an in-depth look at key industry facets across multiple states while exploring and discussing agriculture. Together, our communities are leading the industry by creating innovative solutions to address some of the world's largest problems. The Midwest Agriculture Summit will highlight local and national ag legislation, ag tech and innovation, and the ag economy including markets, trends and more.

    2023 information coming soon

    2022 photo album | 2022 event recap

    2022 InForum story

  • Energy

    Midwest Energy Summit
    Tuesday, November 1, 2022

    The impact of the energy sector spans far beyond the light switch - it truly powers our entire world. With varying beliefs and many approaches to long-term energy production and sustainability, robust discussions are pivotal to reliability and accessibility. This event will be energized by dynamic speakers and panelists, including key lawmakers, economic experts and industry professionals, all with diverse perspectives on trending topics and the future of energy.

    Learn more and register for 2022

  • Midwest Summit Co-hosts