Upcoming Events

June 27th, 2024      West Chicago, IL

2024 Annual Golf Outing

Network with fellow chapter members while enjoying a day filled with golf, food, beverages, prizes and fun! Bring a customer, friend or deserving employees for a rejuvenating day on the golf course.

Cash bar and snacks will proceed lunch beginning at approximately 2:00PM.
Golf package includes practice facilities with range balls, locker room and showers.

Valuable prizes will be raffled off during lunch and this year’s outing will feature lucrative “Closest to the Pin” contests, a grand raffle prize of $1,000 and a long drive professional!


July 25th, 2024      Maywood, IL

Mid-Summer Shop Tours

Join us for a fun day in and out of the sun as we visit Aetna Building Solutions and Sierra Forest Products for Shop Tours.
RSVP BY FRIDAY, JULY 19





Past Events

March 21st, 2024      Wood Dale, IL

Spring Networking and Team Building

Build connections, share insights, and foster relationships while enjoying a round of golf with the AWI Chicago community!

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September 28th, 2023      Chicago, IL

Happy Hour & AIA Design Night

Join fellow AWI Chicago members for heavy drinks and appetizers at Avli on the Park, followed by a quick walk to Harris Theatre for the Awards Ceremony at AIA Chicago! Please note you will need to purchase 2 tickets. One for the Happy Hour with AWI and One for AIA Design Night. Total cost is $35.

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October 19th, 2023      Oak Brook, IL

Tabletop Product Showcase Event

AWI Chicago is excited to host our Tabletop Product Showcase Event this November. It’s a great time to get back in front of the Chapter to network, display and distribute information regarding your new products and services while enjoying dinner, bowling, and bocce ball.

This event is now closed. Check back for the next great adventure!


June 29th, 2023      Chicago, IL

2023 ANNUAL GOLF OUTING!

Network with fellow chapter members while enjoying a day filled with golf, food, beverages, prizes and fun! Bring a customer, friend or deserving employees for a rejuvenating day on the golf course.

Join us next year for the golf outing!


May 11th, 2023      Oak Brook, IL

Fiesta de Mayo - Taco Party!

Join fellow AWI Chicago members at Blanco Cocina & Cantina for tacos, margaritas and a Fire Prevention presentation from Travis Antcliff from Federated Insurance. Fire Prevention is a major concern that is too often overlooked by business owners. This is not just a Federated issue, but an entire insurance industry concern as both frequency and severity of fires is off the charts right now.

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March 9th, 2023      Elk Grove Village, IL

Demonstration and Networking with AWI Chicago and Cosentino

RSVP today to our first AWI Chicago event of 2023!
Join fellow AWI Chicago members at Cosentino’s Elk Grove Showroom to get a firsthand demonstration of cladding Dekton (ultracompact stone) to cabinets using Raimondi tools. In addition to the demonstration, appetizers and drinks will be served.

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November 10th, 2022      Oak Brook, IL

Final Event of 2022!

Get your game face ready! We're bringing good vibes only as you play our fun, tech-infused mini golf perfect for everyone from pairs to parties in unique event spaces. Come eat, drink and have fun with fellow AWI Chicago members!

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September 12th, 2022      Chicago, IL

DESIGNIGHT 2022

FREE EVENT!

Join the AWI Chicago Chapter at AIA Designight 2022 celebrating local projects with the design community. We will have a special spot for AWI Chicago members with treats to share!

EVENT INFO: https://www.aiachicago.org/awards/designight-2022/

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June 16th, 2022      Chicago, IL

Annual Golf Outing!

Network with fellow chapter members while enjoying a day filled with golf, food, beverages, prizes and fun! Bring a customer, friend or deserving employees for a rejuvenating day on the golf course.

Join us next year for the Annual Golf Outing!


March 24th, 2022      ZOOM,

MILLWORK: "HOW DOES THAT HAPPEN?"

“How did they DO that?” is another way of asking the question. A conversation with three millwork companies, each presenting a recent project and discussing the logistics of the fabrication and assembly of a prominent detail. Topics in the conversation may include detail development and documentation, material selection, fabrication techniques, sustainability awareness and achievement and/or the collaboration with designers, architects, suppliers and craftsmen.

MILLWORK: "HOW DOES THAT HAPPEN?" Event is now closed!


March 24th, 2022      Lombard, IL

March Madness Networking Happy Hour

Heavy appetizers, beer and wine will be served.

March Madness Networking Event is now closed!


April 7th, 2022      Elk Grove Village, IL

Advanced Estimating Seminar APR 7-8

The Advanced Estimating Seminar focuses on equipping attendees with tools and knowledge to improve the efficiency of your estimating department.

This event is now closed!
The Advanced Estimating Seminar focuses on equipping attendees with tools and knowledge to improve the efficiency of your estimating department.


February 25th, 2021      ZOOM,

Virtual Panel Presentation Part 2 | 11:00AM-12:00PM

Effective June 1, 2020 AWI Released a Revolutionary New Architectural Wood Casework Standard.

Please join us for an open discussion about what this new standard means…or can do for you…the Millworker…the Specifier…and the Owner. This one hour event will feature candid discussion about how to understand, access, and make the standards work for all.

We have an excellent panel of Construction Industry Experts to describe their reactions and thoughts about the practical impact of the standards…as well as take your questions.

Effective June 1, 2020 AWI Released a Revolutionary New Architectural Wood Casework Standard.

Please join us for an open discussion about what this new standard means…or can do for you…the Millworker…the Specifier…and the Owner. This one hour event will feature candid discussion about how to understand, access, and make the standards work for all.

We have an excellent panel of Construction Industry Experts to describe their reactions and thoughts about the practical impact of the standards…as well as take your questions.


June 10th, 2021      Chicago, IL

2021 GARY TAEGER MEMORIAL GOLF OUTING

Network with fellow chapter members while enjoying a day filled with golf, food, beverages, prizes and fun! Bring a customer, friend or deserving employees for a rejuvenating day on the golf course.

The Annual golf outing registration is now closed! We look forward to next year!


August 6th, 2021      Rosemont, IL

Swing By for a Night of Baseball & Networking!

All AWI member’s family, friends and kids are welcome to attend!
- Chicago Dogs vs. Sioux Falls Canaries
- Friday, August 6 / 6:00PM (Game Starts at 7:05pm)
- Rivers Stadium Club inside Impact Field, 9800 Balmoral Ave, Rosemont, IL 60018
- Premium Dinner Buffet, Beer, Wine and Soda

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November 11th, 2021      Elk Grove Village, IL

Financial Management Seminar

Sebastien DesMarais, Hollywood Woodwork
Gordon Giffin, Giffin Interior & Fixture, Inc.
Tim Northup, Stiles Machinery

Spend 2 days learning to manage your business through your financials. Learn the fundamentals about your financial statements and capture meaningful information from the balance sheet and income and cash flow statements.

Click below for more info and to register!

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November 17th, 2021      Oak Brook, IL

TableTop Product Showcase Event

AWI Chicago is excited to host our Tabletop Product Showcase Event this November! It’s a great time to get back in front of the Chapter to network, display and distribute information regarding your new products and services while enjoying dinner, bowling, and bocce ball.

Click below to register!

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