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FEI Chicago January Professional Development Sessions

FEI Chicago January Professional Development Sessions

Thursday, January 16, 2020
3:00 pm—5:30 pm

Deerfield Hyatt
1750 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, IL   

Free to FEI Chicago Chapter Members; $25 for Guests
1st Session 3:30-4:30pm; 2nd session 4:30-5:30pm

1st session - Legalized Marijuana and Other Hot Topics for Employers in the New Year with Cara J. Ottenweller, Shareholder, VedderPrice
With the legalization of recreational marijuana just around the corner, many Illinois employers are still grappling with how to comply with the new law. Cara will share her insight concerning Illinois’ recreational marijuana law and its anticipated impact on the workplace. In addition, Cara will also discuss other hot employment law topics that employers will face in 2020 (e.g., equal pay, workplace transparency, etc.).

2nd session - Digital Transformation for Financial Executives with Karen Wiltgen, Principal, Management Consulting, RSM US LLP
  • Identify emerging analytics and automation technology that will transform existing technology suites to keep you competitive and cost effective
  • Understand why organizations embark on a digital journey
  • Discuss common approaches to digital transformation planning and implementation
  • Understand how you can take your business to the next level
  • Build a roadmap for successful execution

RSVP By Monday, January 13. 



Cara J. Ottenweller


Karen Wiltgen