YPT-Chicago + WTS + ITE, Back to School Happy Hour

September 20, 2018

With the beginning of classes for the academic calendar 2018-2019, YPT-Chicago, WTS Greater Chicago, and ITE are co-hosting a Back to School happy hour to connect with students in transportation related fields. This event is also a preparation for the upcoming 4th Annual Student Speed Networking event to be hosted in October.

Join YPT + WTS + ITE for a fun networking opportunity.

When: Thursday, September 20th, 2018, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Where: Madison Tavern, 500 W Madison St, Chicago, IL

Cost: $10 for YPT, WTS, and ITE Members; $15 for non-members.  Includes a drink ticket and shared appetizers

Register HERE

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YPT-Chicago Lunch and Learn with Michael Cassel, Boeing’s Senior Director for Global Engagement

Monday, October 1st, 2018, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Join YPT-Chicago for an exclusive professional development event with Michael Cassel,  Boeing Global Engagement Senior Director. YPT-Chicago will host this lunch and learn event at Boeing´s Corporate Offices.

When: Monday, October 1st, 2018, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Where: Boeing Corporate Offices, 100 North Riverside, Chicago, IL

Cost: FREE for YPT Members; $15 for non-members. Includes lunch and refreshments.

Register HERE


4th Annual Student Speed Networking

Thursday, October 18th, 2018, 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm

YPT-Chicago is proud to co-host its traditional Student Speed Networking event for its fourth edition. This year we are partnering with WTS Grater Chicago, ITE Illinois Chapter, COMTO, APBP Chicagoland, and Transport Chicago. We invite both professionals and students to participate in this signature event.

When: Thursday, October 18th, 2018, 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Where: CTA Headquarters, 567 W Lake, Chicago, IL

Cost: Free. Light refreshment and appetizers will be provided

Professionals sign-up form: HERE

Students sign-up form: HERE


YPT-Chicago Board 2018-2019 Elections

Nomination Period for board positions has been EXTENDED until September 28, 2018 at 11:59PM EST

YPT-Chicago offers an excellent opportunity to develop your career, expand your professional network, and participate in events with peers and leaders in the transportation industry. YPT-Chicago also provides leadership opportunities for its members by getting involved in the chapter’s Board of Directors.

To run for a YPT-Chicago Board of Directors position or vote in the elections you must be or become a paid YPT Member. You can become a member or renew your membership at: https://my.yptransportation.org/join.

If you would like to submit a nomination or if you have questions about the elections process, please do not hesitate to contact YPT-Chicago Deputy Chair Shane Misztal at smisztal90@gmail.com.

For general questions, please contact us at yptchi@gmail.com

 

 


At YPT events and through our Facebook page, you can find like-minded people or, alternately, individuals with a different point of view than yours. Whoever you want to know better, it’s likely they’ve been to one of our events. And when you consider what puts the ‘Y’ in YPT, there’s a good chance you’ll meet the next generation of innovators and industry leaders, just by extending a hand or swapping cards.

Please check our calendar below for upcoming events. We will also regularly post updates on our news page.

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