NATHIC Midwest is a dawn to daybreak one day conference tailored to leaders with the power to affect hospitality investment decisions.

Join fellow influencers for our pre-event kick-off to the eighth edition of NATHIC at the hottest restaurants in Chicago this year. These lively networking dinners will jump-start the conference off on a high note.

Join us at NATHIC Midwest and be a part of the narrative on the projects and players in one of the most dynamic regions in North America – the Midwest and Canada.

Below is an overview of your NATHIC Midwest experience.

November 16

Dutch Dinners with Title Sponsors and MSU Alumni

6:00 pm – 8pm

November 17

Networking Xpress – Speed Dating



Special Keynote

Keynote Presentations

Mapping the Midwest

Boots on the Ground

Coffee Break and Networking

Defending Your Brand – Panel Session


General Sessions

Operating Your Asset For ROI

Lend me Your Ear

Coffee Break

Keynote Speaker

General Sessions

Buy or Sell

The Distribution Game – Converting Revenue into Cash

Cocktail Reception

5:00 pm

***Schedule and topics could be subject to change without prior notice.***


Amy Vaxman


Alexandra Aldridge

Marketing Director