Construction Summit 2019


The City of Chicago is hosting its 7th annual Construction Summit.

This is a great opportunity for prime contractors, sub-contractors, and construction-related business owners to learn about upcoming contracting opportunities and network.

Come out and receive details for upcoming construction projects & job order contracts (JOC). Speak with key staff including:

  • City of Chicago User Departments
  • Sister Agencies
  • Government Agencies
  • Assist Agencies
  • Trade Unions/Employment & Labor


  • Assist Agencies & Support Organizations

    • B/ACE Magazine
    • Better Business Bureau
    • Black Contractors United
    • Chicago Municipal Employees Credit Union
    • Chicago Urban League
    • Chicago Women in Trades
    • Construction Business Development Center
    • Contractor Advisors Business Development/Illinois Tollway GMA Technical Assistance Program
    • Cosmopolitan Chamber of Commerce
    • Federation of Women Contractors
    • Far South CDC
    • Fresh Start Home Community Development Corporation
    • HACIA
    • IL Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
    • LGBT Chamber of Commerce of Illinois
    • The Monroe Foundation
    • NAWBO Chicago
    • SCORE Chicago
    • Sustainable Options for Urban Living, Inc.
    • Turn 2 Growth
    • U.S. Minority Contractors Association
    • Women's Business Development Center

    Cook County

    • Cook County Health
    • Cook County Office of Contract Compliance
    • Cook County Office of the Chief Procurement Officer
    • Cook County Transportation and Highway Department
    • Forest Preserve District of Cook County

    Government Agencies & Anchor Institutions

    • Business Enterprise Program
    • McCormick Place
    • Metra
    • Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago
    • Pace, the Suburban Bus Division of the Regional Transportation Authority
    • Regional Transportation Authority
    • Rush University Medical Center
    • Illinois Office of the Comptroller
    • Illinois Department of Transportation
    • University of Illinois
    • State of Illinois Chief Procurement Office for General Services

    Sister Agencies/City Departments

    • Chicago Department of Aviation
    • Chicago Department of Fleet and Facility Management (2FM)
    • Chicago Department of Transportation
    • Chicago Housing Authority
    • Chicago Public Schools
    • City of Chicago Department of Business Affairs & Consumer Protection
    • HomeMod Program MOPD
    • McCormick Place
    • OEMC
    • Chicago Transit Authority
    • Chicago JOC Programs: Gordian Group
    • Public Building Commission
    • Department of Water Management

    Employment & Labor

    • Chicago Cook Workforce
    • CISCO
    • IUOE Local 150
    • Job Corps Chicago
    • Painters District Council #14 Training Center

    Veterans Resources

    • Chicago Veterans


Check back regularly for updates.


2018 Construction Summit - Participant Registrant List

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