Friday, April 17, 2020

Foley & Lardner LLP,

321 N. Clark Street, Suite 3000, Chicago, IL 60654-5313

7:30 a.m. — Registration
8:00 a.m. — Vendor Tables Open & Continental Networking Breakfast
9:00 a.m. (Promptly) — Program Begins
11:30 a.m. — Program Ends

Notes: Continental breakfast and light refreshments will be available.

Dress code is business.

Should you have questions, contact:  Laurel Delaney at

Global Small Business Forum: Be a Global Unicorn

The 5th Annual Global Small Business Forum in Chicago is a morning event and designed to help you grow your business globally.

What to Expect:

  • Hear and learn from business owners who have successfully taken their businesses global and have aspirations to become global unicorns.
  • Connect with fellow business owners, decision makers, industry experts and service providers.
  • Network with peers and make new deals.
  • Seek out and find the resources and education needed to get started and grow through international sales.

Our Goal 

Make it easy for you to make important connections, amass knowledge and build a successful global business.  It’s also about coming together to showcase vibrant small business owners and celebrate our successes as a community.  Lastly, we want to harness each other’s key strengths to grow global together.

Space is limited. First come, first served. Limited vendor table availability!

Have additional questions about the Global Small Business Forum: Be A Global Unicorn (#BeAGlobalUnicorn)? Contact Laurel Delaney,

Parking and Transportation

Traffic is usually heavy in the morning during normal commute hours in Chicago. Please expect heavy traffic and allow extra time for travel, parking and getting to the 5th Annual Global Small Business Forum. The Forum registration starts promptly at 7:30 a.m. Central.

Parking: Parking can also be reserved through SpotHero or ParkWhiz

How do I get to the venue? 

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Where can I stay in Chicago?

If you are interested in staying at the The Westin Chicago River North, 320 N. Dearborn Street, Chicago, Illinois, 60654, please call the hotel directly to make accommodations at 312-744-1900.

Have additional questions about Global Small Business Forum: Be a Global Unicorn

Contact GSBB Media LLC (subsidiary of Global TradeSource, Ltd.): Laurel Delaney,