The Economic Club of Chicago fosters meaningful connections among Chicago leaders to encourage dialogue on important economic and social issues and to cultivate the next generation of civic leadership.

Recent Speakers

  • Hillary Clinton

  • Greg Brown

  • Chris Christie

  • Michael V. Hayden

  • W. James McNerney, Jr.

  • Martin Sorrell

  • Arne Duncan

  • Michelle Obama

  • Tom Ricketts

  • Brian T. Moynihan

  • Kenneth C. Griffin

  • Eric Schmidt

  • Sheryl Sandberg

  • John Mackey

  • Roger S. Goodell

  • Dick Costolo

  • Douglas R. Oberhelman

  • Michael R. Bloomberg

ECC: At the Heart of What Makes Chicago Work