Formerly known as the Midwest Accounting & Finance Showcase...

The SHOW has changed. New name. New experience. New level of AWESOME!



Thanks to everyone who attended, exhibited and sponsored the 2018 SUMMIT!


We look forward to seeing you
at the 2019 event.
mark your calendar


2018 SUMMIT: Preparing You for the Future!

Innovative and interactive skill-building sessions on:

  • Tax Reform
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Cybersecurity
  • Blockchain
  • Healthcare
  • A&A
  • Data Analytics 
  • Government
  • Virtual Reality
  • Corporate Strategy 

Experts Breaking Down Today's Disruptive Trends!

  • The Future of the CPA Profession is Now
    Rose Cammarata, CPA, Chairperson, Illinois CPA Society
    Todd Shapiro, President & CEO, Illinois CPA Society
  • 2018 Technology Forecast
    Dana R. "Rick" Richardson, CPA, CITP, CGMA, Technology Futurist 
  • The U.S. Economic Outlook
    Ilyce R. Glink, CEO, Best Money Moves and Think Glink Media
    Lindsey Piegza, Ph.D., Chief Economist, Managing Director, Stifel Investment Services
  • Future Proofing Your Business: Critical Trends and Technologies

    Howard Tullman, Executive Director of the Ed Kaplan Family Institute for Innovation and Tech Entrepreneurship at IIT, and former CEO of 1871

Hands-on Adventures in New Tech! | Xero Theater

  • Featuring five unique sessions that use case studies and interactive exercises to help you map out your organization's journey to the future.
  • Space is limited to the first 200 registrants per session.

Supercharged Connections!

  • 65+ top-tier exhibitors showcasing the products you need most. 
  • New Exhibit Center location to enhance your interactions. 
  • Passport to Prizes including a chance to win a $2,000 travel voucher.  
  • “Amp it Up” charging station (Sponsored by SALO). 
  • Candyland, music and themed food stations. 
  • Alumni luncheons featuring Northern Illinois University, Illinois State University, Loyola University Chicago and Bradley University.
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