May 2021
9:00 am
Public Event


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Learn best business practices from tech experts at the 5th Annual ScaleUp Chicago, happening virtually on May 12, 2021!

Join us virtually on May 12, 2021 for an exciting lineup of Chicago tech leaders at ScaleUp Chicago. At ScaleUp, you’ll be able to connect with peers, discuss best practices for scaling business, share and hear stories from Chicago tech, and so much more!

This year’s program integrates 1871’s full tech continuum of founders, growth-scalers, and corporate innovators for a day of learning, networking, and sharing stories of success. Check out last year’s blog recap!


We’re hard at work booking Chicago’s best to join us for the day’s programming and will share a complete schedule closer to the event.

*peep the awesome yoga break photo from last year!


We’re thrilled to open our call for sponsors for this year’s ScaleUp Chicago. There are three sponsorship tiers – Presenting, Gold and Silver. For more information, please contact Derrick Davis at