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Partnerships range from $25,000 to $500,000+ annually and provide year-round opportunities for your company's employees, executives, and clients such as access to public and executive programming, the Young Professional Network for all young employees, and quarterly private roundtables with C-suite executives.

Why become a corporate partner

Corporate partnerships with the Council spans four key areas.
Two corporate partner members talk with Brian Hanson during a Council event
Executive Networking Our leading global corporate community of CEOs, Fortune 500 companies, and high-ranking government officials provides unique opportunities for corporate partners to network across industries both locally and globally.
Audience at a Council public program
Employee Engagement We provide corporate-partner employees—including clients and non-Chicago based employees—access to Council digital content and more than 100 public programs each year.
Council expert Michael Tiboris
Expert Advising The Council offers companies the competitive edge they need to thrive in an increasingly global economy through rapid-response briefings, private roundtables, and participation in Council task forces.
Corporate partner UL at the 2019 Pritzker Forum on Global Cities
Visibility and Thought Leadership We elevate your company’s brand on a global stage and raise the profile of our corporate partner CEOs and other senior leaders as influential voices in global issues by positioning them as thought leaders on the Council’s platform, which offers access to a premier global audience.
Learn more about the benefits of becoming a corporate member

Corporate partners at all levels receive exclusive access to year-round Council opportunities including access to digital content and complimentary registration.

Corporate Partners List

To solve big problems, we need bold strategies and sustained collaboration with leading organizations. Thank you to our corporate partners for their generous support of the Chicago Council to ensure that we remain the leading platform for public engagement in global affairs.
UL sponsor table at the 2019 Pritzker Forum on Global Cities