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Nov 19, 2019 Tuesday


GASB Statement No. 84, Fiduciary Activities - Lunch Crunch Webinar


Nov 20, 2019 Wednesday


ASP Chicago Presents: Is Chicago Ready for Reform Yet? - Planning Your Business Strategy as a Chicago Based Company

5:00pm–8:00pmChicago, IL

Dec 5, 2019 Thursday

Downstate chapter | Presented by the Downstate chapter

Central Region - Downstate Chapter Holiday Luncheon

11:30am–2:00pmPeoria, Illinois

Dec 6, 2019 Friday

Downstate chapter | Presented by the Downstate chapter

Downstate Southern and Southwestern Regional Holiday Luncheon Gathering!

11:30am–1:30pmO'Fallon, IL

Dec 6, 2019 Friday

Chicago metro chapter | Presented by the Chicago metro chapter

Chicago Metro Chapter Holiday Luncheon

11:30am–3:00pmLombard, Illinois

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