Chicago Women in Trades Pre-Conference Events

Coming to the 2017 Women Build Nations conference early? Chicago Women in Trades is excited to share our city with you!   We will be hosting the following pre-conference events.

Open House – Thursday, October 12 at 6:00 pm                                                                                     This is a free event, including transportation to and from the hotel.  For planning purposes, please RSVP here.

Labor Tour – Friday, October 13 at 9:00 am                                                                                               Join CWIT and the Illinois Labor History Society for a guided bus tour showcasing Chicago’s rich labor history and the important role of women in the movement.

There is a $30 fee for this tour – which includes transportation, a docent, lunch and a visit to a pub.   Seating is limited, so please register here to reserve your seat.

Architectural Boat Tour – Friday, October 13 at 1:30                                                                             This is a river boat tour providing amazing views of Chicago’s most beautiful, iconic and innovative buildings.  Hosted by the Chicago Architecture Foundation, this is one of city’s most popular attractions.  For more information about the tour, visit the Chicago Architecture Foundation

There will be a $35 fee for this tour, which includes transportation to and from the boat as well as the river tour.  Register here to reserve your seat!

If you’re looking for more fun things to do during your stay in Chicago, check out the Official Chicago Visitor’s Guide here!  To access the Chicago Regional Transit Trip Planner for more details using public transit in Chicago, please go here.