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Engineering at Illinois Event "In the Loop"

Engineering at Illinois Event "In the Loop"

Engineering at Illinois invites you to attend our annual In the Loop event in downtown Chicago. Join us for lunch and a presentation from one of our honored alumni.


Friday, December 4

11:00 am - Registration & Networking
12:00 pm - Lunch & Presentation


University Club of Chicago
Michigan Room
76 East Monroe Street
Chicago, IL


All alumni, Faculty, and friends in the Chicago area

Guest Speaker:

Alexander Meyer
Alexander Meyer

Alexander Meyer
Vice President
Global Business Development, SAP
BS Mechanical Engineering 1999


"Holding the Invisible Hand"

Alex Meyer serves as Vice President, Global Business Development at SAP, the world’s leading enterprise software company. Prior to SAP, he served in consulting and management roles with Deloitte and with House of Blues. Mr. Meyer is the founder and chairman of the Harvard Business School Alumni Entrepreneurship Council and the HBS Angels Chicago early stage venture investment program. He is a member of the Harvard Business School’s Alumni Board of Directors, a past president of the HBS Club of Chicago, and director of the HBSCC Charitable Fund. Alex is a founder and officer of the board of Chicago’s Stage773 Theater and performing arts center. He is the founder and past president of the Society for Business & Management in Engineering (SBME), which became the National Organization for Business & Engineering (NOBE) during its expansion.
Alex holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois and an MBA from the Harvard Business School and continues to contribute to a variety of university-based entrepreneurship and innovation programs. He was named one of Chicago's 40 Under 40 by Crain’s and is a member of the Economic Club of Chicago.


$40 per individual
Company sponsored tables:
$350 table - company logo on place cards (seats 9)
$425 table - company logo showcased on table (seats 9)

Dress Code:

Traditional Business or Business Casual Attire. No Jeans.

RSVP by:

Monday, November 30, 2015


Please contact the Office of Advancement at 217.244.3107.