IVCA Newsletter February 3, 2016

IVCA Newsletter


February 3, 2016

Association News

IVCA Feature: New Member Profile of Jenner & Block

IVCA Member Alert: Illinois Treasurer Launches new $220 million Fund

Civic Engagement Profiles

Civic Engagement Profiles - Craig Collister, Madison Dearborn Partners

Legislative News

IVCA Provides Updates for State and Federal Legislative Issues - 02.03.16

IVCA Events

(Registration will be available shortly, after confirmation of locations)

Updated - April 26, 2016 - IVCA Luncheon:  Navigating PR & Media for an Industry Under Fire

April 13, 2016 - Annual IVCA/NVCA Luncheon (Location:  The Chicago Club)

May 17, 2016 - IVCA Luncheon:  Improving Deal Flow with Communication Strategy & Deal Flow

June 28, 2016 - IVCA Luncheon:  Sector specific event:  Cloud Computing

July 19, 2016 - IVCA Luncheon: Topic TBD

September 13, 2016 - IVCA Luncheon:  Funding Growth Rounds

October 20, 2016 - IVCA CFO Summit for PE & VC finance professionals - open only to financial professionals of venture capital and private equity firms (Location:  The University of Chicago Gleacher Center)

October 26, 2016 - IVCA Luncheon:  Macroeconomic Review and Outlook

November 16, 2016 - Luncheon:  Opportunities in Telecom: Past, Present and Future

December 5, 2016 - IVCA Annual Awards Dinner (Location:  The Four Seasons Hotel)

Other Events of Interest

February 19, 2016 - Chicago Booth's 15th Annual Beecken Petty O'Keefe & Company Private Equity Conference

March 23 & 24, 2016 - InvestMidwest

April 12-13, 2016 - MedCity Invest

April 13, 2015 - Kellogg 2016 Private Equity and Venture Capital Conference

April 19-20, 2016 - iBIO IndEx 2016

April 20 & 21, 2016 - Chicago Venture Summit

May 17-18, 2016 - Michigan Growth Capital Symposium

October 6, 2016 - Momentum Awards

Industry News

ID Experts Raises $5 Million in Financing from BlueCross BlueShield Venture Partners and Sandbox Advantage Fund

Chicago Ventures Portfolio Company Blitsy Announces $6.2M Series B

Linden Capital Partners Portfolio Company Chesapeake IRB Announces Acquisition of Compass IRB

OCA Ventures Participates in $3.25 M Funding of Solovis to Accelerate Growth of Institutional Portfolio Platform

ParkWhiz Raises $24 Million in New Funding Led by Baird Capital, Acquires BestParking

Ropes & Gray: Bain Capital, The Blackstone Group Complete Sale of The Weather Companys Product and Technology Businesses to IBM

Stryker Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Sage Products, LLC from Madison Dearborn Partners for $2.775 Billion

The Edgewater Funds Portfolio Company Industrial Service Solutions Continues To Expand With Five Acquisitions

Water Street Healthcare-Backed Bioclinica Expands Services with Clinverse Acquisition

Pritzker Group Venture Capital Adds RetailMeNot Head Of Mobile To TeamMotorola Solutons Venture Capital Portfolio Company Boundless Announces Support for Complex Weather Data

Motorola Solutons Venture Capital Portfolio Company Boundless Announces Support for Complex Weather Data

Job Postings

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