Chicago Uncubed

April 4th, 2013

FOR
Attendees

Want to get uncubed and connect with the nation's coolest young companies? 

FOR
Employers

Looking to meet and recruit some amazing talent for your young, growing company? 

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CHICAGO GETS UNCUBED, AGAIN!

Thursday April 4th, 2013 

The River East Art Center

435 East Illinois Street Chicago, IL 60611

 

  

"CHEERS TO UNCUBED FOR PLANNING A RECRUITING EVENT YOU MIGHT ACTUALLY WANT TO HANG OUT AT."

- TechCrunch
 
(Solicitors will be removed w/o refund (but with ceremony) - e.g. 3rd party recruiters, advertisers, etc.) 
 

Nobody likes job fairs. That's why Chicago has UNCUBED.


Uncubed is the most exciting recruiting event in the country and this April we're gathering up Chicago's most promising companies and mashing them together with a smart group of attendees (students, grads & experienced talent alike).

 

Uncubed is a platform for companies to showcase in a fun and interactive environment, with speakers, music, & games that draw experienced talent out of their cubes and graduates looking for more exciting/rewarding careers.

 

FEATURING


Great Companies & Speakers

A full day of exploring career opportunities, discovering new products and interacting with influential folks from Chicago's growth sector.


 

The Live Uncubed Art Show

A staple of our events is the intersection of traditional art and digital art with live painting from great local artists.

But which piece will prove most appealing? Stick around to find out...


 

 

The Uncubed "2nd Wind"

Stick around for the Happy Hour, exclusive for employees of our participating companies, and a handful of candidates who snagged a ticket to mix & mingle...

 

Snacks & Drinks from Local Brands

All candidates accepted to attend will also receive complimentary drinks & snacks from amazing local brands, like Grady's Cold Brew Coffee, Reed's Ginger Beer, Pretzel Crisps, Hint Water & local craft beer!

 

 

 

 

PRESS

   

 

Presenters

Speakers

      • Paul Lee
      • Partner, Lightbank
      • Harper Reed
      • Former-CTO, Threadless & Obama For America
      • Brittany Tarvin
      • FadingRed, Co-founder/CEO
      • Bill Pescatello
      • Principal, Lightbank
      • Michael McGee
      • Co-Founder, Starter League
      • Carson Conant
      • CEO, Mediafly
      • George Orr
      • VP of Client Services, kCura
      • Kris Hammond
      • CTO, Narrative Science
      • Desiree Vargas Wrigley
      • CEO/Co-Founder, GiveForward
1:30PM - 7:00PM Main Event
2:00PM - 4:30PM Submissions Accepted for The American Airlines Paper Napkin Pitch [AA Booth]
2:30PM - 3:00PM Panel: Work To The Future - What It Takes To Succeed In The 21st Century Work Place
Discussion Lead: Guy Cimbalo (Editor, Wakefield)
Paul Lee (Partner, Lightbank)
Harper Reed (Former-CTO Threadless, Obama For America)
2:30PM - 5:15PM Outlook “Spell Check” Spelling Bee Preliminary Rounds [Every 30 minutes in the Outlook Touch Lounge]
3:15PM - 4:00PM Panel: Employee 2.0 - How Thinking Like An Entrepreneur Helps You Achieve More
Discussion Lead: Christopher Johnson (Co-Founder, Wakefield)
Michael McGee (Co-Founder, Starter League)
George Orr (VP Client Services, kCura)
Brittany Tarvin (CEO, FadingRed)
4:15PM - 5:00PM Panel: Electric Locomotive - Storytelling by Founders
Discussion Lead: Tarek Pertew (Co-Founder, Wakefield)
Kris Hammond (CTO, Narrative Science) Carson Conant (CEO, MediaFly)
Desiree Vargas Wrigley (CEO/Co-Founder, GiveForward)
5:15PM - 5:45PM 5 Finalists for The American Airlines Paper Napkin Pitch Announced & Present. Winner Chosen. [Speaker Lounge]
5:45PM - 6:15PM Outlook “Spell Check” Spelling Bee Finalists Compete [Outlook Touch Lounge]
6:15PM - 6:30PM The Wakefield Live Art Show Voting [Atrium]
7:00PM - 9:00PM The 1871 UNCUBED WRAP PARTY [1st Floor]
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Ticket Type Price Quantity
University /VIP $0.00 Ended: Apr 3, 2013 11:59pm CDT
Ticket 1: Attendees with Technical Skills (E.G. Developers, Data Scientists, Machine learning etc.)

One ticket per person, please choose the most relevant ticket type


All ticket types receive the same access. Only choose one. All attendees will have the same access to employers.

Includes access to the Wrap Party

Spots are very limited.

Ticket prices go up to $20 on Wednesday, April 3rd

Please note: No solicitors (eg. 3rd party recruiters, advertisers). If engaged in these activities you will removed

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$20.00
Ticket 2: Attendees with Product and/or Design Skills (E.G. UX, UI, Graphic Designer, Product Manager, etc.)

One ticket per person, please choose the most relevant ticket type


All ticket types receive the same access. Only choose one. All attendees will have the same access to employers.

Includes access to the Wrap Party

Spots are very limited.

Ticket prices go up to $20 on Wednesday, April 3rd

Please note: No solicitors (eg. 3rd party recruiters, advertisers). If engaged in these activities you will removed

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$20.00
Ticket 3: Attendees with All Other Skills, not including Technical or Product/Design (E.G. Marketing, Accounting, etc.)

One ticket per person, please choose the most relevant ticket type


All ticket types receive the same access. Only choose one. All attendees will have the same access to employers.

Includes access to the Wrap Party

Spots are very limited.

Ticket prices go up to $20 on Wednesday, April 3rd

Please note: No solicitors (eg. 3rd party recruiters, advertisers). If engaged in these activities you will removed

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$20.00 SOLD OUT
VIP $999.00
Reserve a sponsorship


Uncubed Organizers will follow up with you regarding your interest in Sponsoring.

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$0.00
Big Boy Companies (> $25m in funding or >250 employees)


Secure one of the limited tickets for well-funded and/or established startups and emerging companies. Your ticket includes entry for 2 representatives, a 6' table, refreshments and access to the after party.

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$1,895.00 SOLD OUT
Funded (Between $2m - $25m OR 30 - 250 employees)


Secure one of the limited tickets for well-funded and/or established startups and emerging companies. Your ticket includes entry for 2 representatives, a 6' table, refreshments and access to the after party.

If you have not raised $2m+, but are an established & profitable company, you fit into this category.

Companies that have raised over $25m or have more than 250 employees, please register for the above level and we'll follow up.

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$1,195.00 SOLD OUT
Funded ( < $2,000,000 AND < 30 employees)


Secure one of the limited tickets for recruiting startups and emerging companies. Your ticket includes entry for 2 representatives, a 6' table, refreshments and access to the after party.

If you have not raised $2m+, but are an established & profitable company, you do NOT fit into this category, but rather the Tier above (>$2m OR 30+ employees).

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$795.00 SOLD OUT
Employer: 500K or Less in Funding AND < 10 Employees


Secure one of the limited tickets for recruiting startups and emerging companies. Your ticket includes entry for 2 representatives, a 6' table, refreshments and access to the after party.

This is for companies who are new, received a bit of angel funding, but have not expanded beyond 10 Employees yet. If you are greater than 10 employees, you must choose the Tier above this ticket.

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$495.00 SOLD OUT
Straight Bootstrapped AND < 6 Employees


*Note this is meant for companies with little money. If you were never funded but are profitable, please do not choose this (inquire w/ questions).

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$249.00 SOLD OUT
Additional Reps: Must also purchase a booth


For employers that are bringing more than 2 reps. You must purchase a table in order to purchase an 'additional rep' ticket.

Your table includes space for 2 reps. If you plan on bringing more than 2, please purchase an additional ticket.

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$50.00
Resume Database

Receive a digital copy of attendee resumes. You must also purchase employer ticket to be eligible.

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$99.00
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