Small Business Expo 2018 Chicago

Clubs and Organizations

December 5, 2017


The biggest of business-to-business networking event for American SMEs, Small Business Expo is also the most awaited trade show & conference. Chicago hosts one of the seasons of the esteemed business event every year. The Small Business Expo 2018 Chicago is scheduled to be held on the last week of May the coming year. It's a one-day event which is expecting huge participation from SME owners, startups, entrepreneurs, decision-makers from all over the country. The Small Business Expo extends an incredible opportunity to build business relationships, meet with visionary startup founders, take part and attend insightful business workshops, exchange ideas and establish connection with best credit cards suppliers in your industry.

Date, time and venue

Date: May 24, 2018

Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Venue: UIC Forum, Main Hall

Why to attend the Small Business Expo Chicago 2018?

·         Opportunity to network with countless entrepreneurs, business and startups

·         Ability to establish valuable contacts that can take your business to a whole new high

·         Benefit from speed-networking sessions which will help to establish new contacts fast

·         Access to over 25 business seminars and workshops to leverage your skills and temperament as an entrepreneur

·         Get in touch with top players of the industry

·         Ability to meet and learn from industry leaders from close-up

·         Garner numerous quality leads by the end of the event

Free to attend

Yes, it's completely FREE to attend the prestigious Small Business Expo Chicago 2018.

Interested participants will have to register for the event beforehand and choose from a variety of badges. The Bronze badges are free to register with. The Bronze Registration will offer access to all the main aspects of the event, including Exhibitor Hall, Networking zones, Workshops, Speed Networking, The Main Stage, Meet and Greet Lounge and Business Card Exchange. The Main Hall will host presentations by none other than Google as well as Powerteam International, the main sponsor of the Expo.

There are paid badges too that include premium arrangements such as access to Lead Scanner, Reserved Seating and Happy Hour Open Bar.

Lead Scanner App

One of the main attractions of Small Business Expo Chicago 2018 is surely the Lead Scanner app. The app is designed to help the Expo attendees to gather contact details from every person they will meet at the event. Lead Scanner will scan QR code (found on the badge) of every attendee you meet at the show. After the code has been scanned, the attendee's contact details will be saved in your phone. The information saved by the app will include data on- first & last names, phone number, email id, company name , zip code and job designation.

Moreover, the app enables the users to export the saved data on Excel Spreadsheet which you can further use for your marketing campaigns. Lead Scanner works with both Android and iOS phones.

Anybody interested in small business is eligible to attend the Expo, provided s/he is of minimum 18 years of age.